Leora Willis

9 March 1907–5 November 1998 (Age 91)
Snowflake, Navajo, Arizona, United States

The Life of Leora

When Leora Willis was born on 9 March 1907, in Snowflake, Navajo, Arizona, United States, her father, Rhodom Able Willis, was 30 and her mother, Sarah Oakley, was 28. She married Norman Francis Fraser on 18 February 1927, in Chandler, Maricopa, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Chandler, Maricopa, Arizona, United States in 1920 and Supervisorial District 2, Maricopa, Arizona, United States in 1940. She died on 5 November 1998, in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Mesa Cemetery, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Norman Francis Fraser
Leora Willis
Marriage: 18 February 1927
Norma Lee Fraser

Spouse and Children

18 February 1927
Chandler, Maricopa, Arizona, United States


    Norma Lee Fraser


Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1919 · Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple Announced

Age 12

The Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple was announced on October 3, 1919. Don Carlos Young and Ramm Hansen were chosen to design the temple. The Mesa, Arizona temple was the first temple to be built in Arizona.

Age 24

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Will .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Leora Willis Fraser in household of Norman Francis Fraser, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Leora Willis in household of Rhodom A Willis, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Leora Willis in household of Roadum A Willis, "United States Census, 1910"

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