Nora Prows

24 April 1912–24 October 2007 (Age 95)
Dublán, Nuevo Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico

The Life of Nora

When Nora Prows was born on 24 April 1912, in Dublán, Nuevo Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico, her father, John William Prows, was 36 and her mother, Eleanor Thurber, was 32. She married Orville Devere Wootton on 30 September 1935, in Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 24 October 2007, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Orville Devere Wootton
1909–1980
Nora Prows
1912–2007
Marriage: 30 September 1935
Noall Thurber Wootton
1940–2006

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 September 1935
Utah, Utah, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1913

Age 1

Madero overthrown by coup d'état staged by Felix Díaz and Huerta. Madero assassinated. Carranza, Villa, and Álvaro Obregón lead northern rebellion.
1915 · Dinosaur National Monument

Age 3

Dinosaur National Monument is a park that contains over 800 paleontological sites and fossils. It was declared a National Monument on October 4, 1915.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 25

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Prowse .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nora Prows in household of John W Prows, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Nora Prows in household of John W Prows, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Nora Prows Wotton in household of Orville De Vere Wotton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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