Nora Ethel Crosier

1 November 1882–21 September 1971 (Age 88)
Johnson, Texas, United States

The Life of Nora Ethel

When Nora Ethel Crosier was born on 1 November 1882, in Johnson, Texas, United States, her father, John Charles Crosier, was 22 and her mother, Mollie Oletha Adkisson, was 19. She married James Lonus Steakley on 14 September 1904, in Godley, Johnson, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 8, Johnson, Texas, United States in 1900 and Justice Precinct 1, Johnson, Texas, United States in 1910. She died on 21 September 1971, in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Godley, Johnson, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Lonus Steakley
1875–1930
Nora Ethel Crosier
1882–1971
Marriage: 14 September 1904
Jimmie L Steakley
1906–
Ethel G Steakley
1907–
William Charles Steakley
1908–1990
Edna Mae Steakley
1914–1968

Spouse and Children

    James Lonus Steakley

    Male1875–1930Male

    Female1882–1971Female

MARRIAGE
14 September 1904
Godley, Johnson, Texas, United States
children

(4)

    Jimmie L Steakley

    Male1906–Male

    Ethel G Steakley

    Female1907–Female

    Male1908–1990Male

    Edna Mae Steakley

    Female1914–1968Female

Parents and Siblings

    John Charles Crosier

    Male1859–1940Male

    Mollie Oletha Adkisson

    Female1863–1942Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 12

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 24

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English and French: variant spelling of Crozier .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nora E Steakley in household of James L Steakley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nora Crosier in household of John C Crosier, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nora Ethel Steakley, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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