|Birth: ||Jul., 1858|
|Death: ||Feb. 1, 1940|
Born in Canada in 1858, he came to the U.S. in 1880. He was the son of Ferdenty (Fernandez) and Octavia Giroux Naubert. In the April 1889 Pierce County, Washington Territorial census, he was living with his wife, Cora, age 23, and one year old daughter. In 1900, he was in Tacoma with his 65 year old French Canadian father (listed as Ferdenty), wife Cora and children, Ethel, Frank, Amy, and Harry. In 1910, another child, Florence, had joined the family. His father was no longer with them. By 1920, Charles and Cora's son Harry, now 22, and Ethel and her husband Arthur Hamilton was living with them with their two children, Stuart and Virginia. Mr. Naubert passed away in Tacoma on February 1, 1940.
His obituary: Pioneer Of City Taken -- Charles Naubert, Long Active in Fraternal Life, Dies -- Charles A. E. Naubert, 82, a Mason for more than 50 years and possibly one of the oldest members of that organization in the state and an underwriter for the New York Life Insurance company in Tacoma since 1899, died Thursday at his home, 4321 North 21st street. One of the oldest living pioneers in Tacoma, coming in January, 1881, Mr. Naubert had seen many ups and downs and was one of the best known of the early settlers. At one time he conducted a clothing business on Pacific avenue on the site of the Motorramp garage and also had a farm on the present Tacoma Country and Golf club site, where he raised fine stock.
Mr. Naubert was a native of St. Phillip, Quebec, Canada, and was a member of Tacoma Lodge No. 22, F. & A. M.; of Afifi Temple of the Shrine, Scottish Rite; member of the Life Underwriters' association and of Commencement Lodge No. 7, Knights of Pythias, Tacoma. Mr. and Mrs. Naubert celebrated their golden wedding anniversary December 25, 1935.
Surviving are his wife, Cora of the home; daughters, Mrs. Ethel N. Hamilton of Tacoma and Mrs. John W. Bush of Kent; sons, Frank C. and Harry W. Naubert of Tacoma; three brothers in Canada and nine grandchildren, Stuart, Virginia and Naubert Hamilton, Richard and Gerald Naubert and Bill and Beverly Naubert, all of Tacoma, and Mrs. Stanton Battin, Seattle, and Mrs. Lloyd Ottini, Kent.
Lynn will make the funeral announcement. [Tacoma News Tribune, Fri., Feb. 2, 1940, p. 13]
NAUBERT -- Funeral services for Charles A. E. Naubert will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. at the Lynn chapel, the Rev. Edgar C. Wheeler presiding; burial will be in Tacoma Cemetery.
Cora Ella Wing Naubert (1866 - 1951)*
Ethel Cornelia Naubert Hamilton (1888 - 1974)*
Frank Cornelius Naubert (1890 - 1967)*
Amy Octavia Naubert Bush (1892 - 1988)*
Harry William Naubert (1897 - 1964)*
Created by: Margie & Bob
Record added: Oct 17, 2010
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