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Floyd Welker Bross
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Birth: Oct. 3, 1883
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1932
Clatsop County
Oregon, USA

Oregon Death Index:
Floyd Bross died 3 Oct. 1932 in Clatsop County. Spouse was listed as Nellis. (In other records her name is Nellie.) Certificate 170.

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The Morning Oregonian, Portland, Oregon, Tuesday, October 4, 1932, page 6.
"Log Supervisor Killed. F. W. Bross Struck by Pole While Handling Loading Operations.
ASTORIA, Or. Oct. 3..-(Special)-"
Excerpts:
Employed by Crown-Willamette Logging company at Camp No. 5, Youngs River falls. Killed instantly, and died from internal injuries. Survived by his widow.

The Oregonian, Portland, Oregon, October 6, 1932, page 12. Funeral Notices.
"BROSS--Floyd W. Bross of this city."
Excerpts:
Widow: Nellie Bross.
Brothers and sisters listed: Bert and Otto Bross of Colo.; Mrs. Edith Dean of Cal., and Mrs. Imogene Woods of Salida, Colo.
Funeral services: at Finley's Chapel, Thursday, 2:30 P.M. Interment Lincoln Memorial Park.
(See funeral notice for additional information.)
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US World War I Draft Registration Card. Card dated 12 Sept. 1918.
Floyd Welker Bross, age 34, born 3 Oct. 1883. He was living in Kerry, Columbia County, Oregon. His occupation was log foreman and he worked for a lumber company. Floyd was described as medium height and weight, with blue eyes and light color hair. His family contact was listed as Nellie C. Bross.

The 1930 US Census showed Floyd W. Bross and Nellie C. Bross living in Butte Falls, Jackson County, Oregon. Floyd was age 46, born in Illinois, married when he was 23, and Nellie was 41, born in Oregon, married when she was 17. [That would make the year of their marriage about 1906.]
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Bross (1848 - 1921)
  Laura Bross (1850 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Nellie Nina Colvin Wiederhold (1889 - 1983)
 
 Siblings:
  Edith Wilhelmina Bross Dean (1873 - 1953)*
  Bert Ralph Bross (1875 - 1967)*
  Cleo B Bross (1880 - 1930)*
  Floyd Welker Bross (1883 - 1932)
  Otto Bross (1891 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lincoln Memorial Park
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Woodland section, Lot 90, Grave 2.
 
Maintained by: Nancy Stout
Originally Created by: Jan Fenter
Record added: Aug 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116060430
Floyd Welker Bross
Added by: Jan Fenter
 
Floyd Welker Bross
Added by: Jan Fenter
 
Floyd Welker Bross
Added by: Jan Fenter
 
 
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