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David A. Knox
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Birth: Jul. 18, 1903
Turtle Creek
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 15, 1935
Gasport
Niagara County
New York, USA


DROPS DEAD WHILE TUNING RADIO

Gasport Man Employed Lockport Corporation

LOCKPORT, July 16 - While sitting with his wife and children in the living room of his Gasport home last evening, tuning in on a radio program, David A. Knox, 32, of the personnel department of the Harrison Radiator corporation, suddenly slumped over in his chair, succumbing instantly to heart disease. Dr. P.A. Kittinger, coroner, issued a certificate of death.

Born at Turtle Creek, Pa., July 18, 1903. Mr. Knox had resided at 36 Hyde Park until six months ago, when they removed to Gasport. He had been employed by the Harrison company the past 12 years. He was a member of Lockport Lodge, 73, F. and A.M., the Olcott Yacht club and All Saints chapel.

Surviving are his widow, Beatrice G. Knox, and two sons, Bruce and Norman, at home, two brothers and four sisters, Earl, Clarence, Mrs. J.C. Heacox, Mrs. Harold Smillie and Mrs. Edward Ocsher, all of Lockport, and Mrs. Edward P. Green, of Walmerding, Pa.

Services will be held at the Prudden funeral home, 242 Genesee street, at 2:30 p.m. Thursday. Interment will be in Cold Springs cemetery.

source: The Niagara Falls Gazette, July 16, 1935
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Funeral services will be held Thursday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at the Pudden funeral home, Lockport, for David A. Knox, who died Monday
evening at his home in Gasport. Burial in Cold Springs cemetery

Source: The Niagara Falls Gazette, July 17, 1935
 
 
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 Parents:
  Albert Henry Knox (1851 - 1922)
  Sarah Ann Jackson Knox (1864 - 1932)
 
 Spouse:
  Beatrice C. Brong Knox (1908 - 1963)
 
 Children:
  Norman Barton Knox (1930 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Chauncey D. Knox (____ - 1881)*
  Earl Leslie Knox (1882 - 1945)*
  Clarence Knox (1885 - 1950)*
  Edna Louise Knox Green (1887 - 1955)*
  Olive Marie Knox Heacox (1893 - 1961)*
  Marion Elizabeth Knox Lawson Smillie (1897 - 1967)*
  David A. Knox (1903 - 1935)
  Helen Beatrice Knox Oehser (1906 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cold Springs Cemetery
Lockport
Niagara County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Olin E. Hartley
Record added: Oct 26, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22461455
David A. Knox
Added by: Olin E. Hartley
 
David A. Knox
Added by: Olin E. Hartley
 
David A. Knox
Added by: Olin E. Hartley
 
 
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- Bruce Genewich
 Added: Jan. 25, 2011

- Cynthia L. Ward
 Added: Jul. 15, 2009
RIP Great Uncle with special thanks to Bruce Genewich for finding yor grave.
- Olin E. Hartley
 Added: Oct. 29, 2007
 
 
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