Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Bromleys in:
 • Laurel Hill Cemetery
 • Philadelphia
 • Philadelphia County
 • Pennsylvania
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Capt Joseph Bromley
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: unknown
Death: Sep., 1947

World War I Army Officer. He served as a Captain in the United States Army Artillery Corps during World War I.

"Joseph H. Bromley Dies, Lace Firm Chairman": Joseph H. Bromley, chairman of the board of directors of the Quaker Lace Co., 4th St. and Lehigh Ave., and widely known in the textile industry, died yesterday at his home, 1021 W. Upsal St., Germantown. He was 66. A member of an old Philadelphia family, Mr. Bromley was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Bromley. His father owned the lace mill, one of the largest of its kind in the East. During the First World War, Mr. Bromley served as a captain in the Artillery Corps. He also was a past commander of the Henry H. Houston, 2nd, Post of the American Legion. He was a graduate of Germantown Academy and attended the University of Pennsylvania. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Frances S. Bromley, and three daughters, Miss Emilie S. Bromley, of Germantown; Mrs. Andrew W. Porter, of Trappe, MD, and Mrs. John S. Neill of Phoenixville. Funeral services will be held Monday at 11 A.M. at the Church of St. James the Less, Falls of Schuylkill. Burial will be private. 
 
Burial:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section T, Lot 288 N-2/3
 
Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Apr 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68560101
Capt Joseph Bromley
Added by: Louise
 
Capt Joseph Bromley
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Louise
 Added: May. 18, 2014
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service