A.R. and Lillie Lester Family
A.R. and Lillie Lester and their family moved to De Leon from Dublin in January 1912 when Mrs. Lester assumed ownership of the Star Hotel located on the southwest corner of Reynosa and Austin. The family had previously moved to Dublin from Cisco.
Known Lester children include Louise Lester (Kitchen), Lillie Lester (Williams), Vernon “Poodle” Lester (1903-1952), Albert “Whissel” Lester, George B. Lester, Herman Lester and Owen C. Lester.