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Robert Davies
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Birth: May 25, 1862, Wales
Death: Jan. 6, 1952
Grays Harbor County
Washington, USA

January, 7, 1952, Monday, The Aberdeen World, Aberdeen, Washington
Robert Davies, 89, of Tacoma, died yesterday morning at a local hospital. He came to Aberdeen a week ago to visit his sons, Glenn and Robert Davies, was stricken and died after just a few days' illness.
Born in Cardiff, Wales, May 25, 1862, Davies came to the United States as a child 83 years ago. A coal miner, he lived at Renton and Black Diamond as a young man and in the Centralia-Bucoda district for 50 years. For the past 11 years, he had resided in Tacoma. His home was at 1911 Fawcett Avenue.
An ardent Odd Fellow, he joined the IOOF lodge more than 68 years ago at Renton and at the time of his death was a member of lodge 129 at Bucoda and a past noble grand of that lodge. He also was a member of the Canton and the Rebekah lodge.
In addition to his sons here, he is survived by two other sons, Edward of Boulder, Colo., and William of Sutherlin, Ore.; daughters, Mrs. Minnie Tompkins, Tacoma; Mrs. Maybelle Roney, Pe Ell; Mrs. Margaret Rushmer, Centralia; Mrs. Myrtle McAloon, Shelton; Mrs. Edna Duke, Olympia, and Mrs. Gladys Gribble, Honolulu; also numerous grandchildren.
The body is at Elerding's and was to be taken today to Centralia for services at the Newell-Hoerling mortuary and interment in the family plot at Bucoda.
Family links: 
  William Davies (1820 - 1902)
  Mary Williams Davies (1827 - 1903)
  Minnie Julia Ashley Davies (1868 - 1942)
  Mary Jane Davies Cales (1889 - 1932)*
  William George Davies (1891 - 1958)*
  Robert Edgar Davies (1893 - 1979)*
  Minnie Davies Tompkins (1894 - 1993)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Davies Rushmer (1897 - 1979)*
  Myrtle Davies McAloon (1898 - 1978)*
  Edward Ashley Davies (1899 - 1992)*
  Edna May Davies Duke (1902 - 1972)*
  Samuel Davies (1903 - 1921)*
  Eva Davies Hensley (1906 - 1935)*
  Mabelle Davies Roney (1908 - 1975)*
  Glenn Willard Davies (1909 - 1987)*
  Gladys Davies Gribble (1911 - 1971)*
  Gordon Lyle Davies (1912 - 1918)*
  Robert Davies (1862 - 1952)
  William Samuel Davies (1864 - 1935)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Grove Cemetery
Thurston County
Washington, USA
Created by: G. Lester
Record added: Sep 21, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21692858
Robert Davies
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Robert Davies
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