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

Find all Emerys in:
 • Prairie Hill Cemetery
 • Bradley
 • Clark County
 • South Dakota
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
David E. Emery
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: May 20, 1882
Peterborough County
Ontario, Canada
Death: Dec. 16, 1918
Clark County
South Dakota, USA

Newspaper obituary:
David Emery, his wife, and child victims of the flu..."sympathy goes out to the doubly orphaned little girl and eight months old baby boy, who are all that is left of the family. Mr. Emery was taken ill the first of the week, and the entire family contracted the disease within a few days. The little girl four years old, was the first to succumb and died Saturday. Mrs. Emery passed away Sunday and Monday morning the death angel released the spirit of the father from its mortal clay. The funeral took place Wednesday and all three were buried in the same grave, and by his request the burial service was conducted by the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, of which the deceased father was a member."

David E. Emery, his wife Edythe Viola Rumrill Emery and their youngest daughter Mildred Rosemund Emery died within three days of each other from pneumonia. Their other two children, Gladys Mahalla and Francis Robert Emery were left orphans. Gladys Mahalla Emery Lionberger is my Mother. 
Family links: 
  Nelson Emery (1837 - 1920)
  Mahalla Lavina Stoliker Emery (1841 - 1906)
  Edythe Viola Rumrill Emery (1891 - 1918)
  Gladys Mahalla Lionberger (1913 - 2007)*
  Mildred Rosemund Emery (1915 - 1918)*
  Ellen Emery King (1857 - 1923)*
  Susannah Emery King (1859 - 1912)*
  Byron Emery (1861 - 1914)*
  Charles Frederick Emery (1863 - 1947)*
  Sarah Jane Emery Wiltsie (1865 - 1953)*
  John Alexander Emery (1871 - 1955)*
  George N Emery (1874 - 1910)*
  William Edward Emery (1875 - 1940)*
  Ethel M. Emery (1878 - 1896)*
  Mabel Tina Emery Johnston (1880 - 1910)*
  David E. Emery (1882 - 1918)
*Calculated relationship
Prairie Hill Cemetery
Clark County
South Dakota, USA
Created by: Stephanie McKenney
Record added: Feb 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33446493
David E. Emery
Added by: Stephanie McKenney
David E. Emery
Added by: Stephanie McKenney
David E. Emery
Added by: Stephanie McKenney
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Dedicated to my grandfather David Emery.
- Stephanie McKenney
 Added: Feb. 1, 2009

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service