David John Davies Sr.

Cardiff, Wales
Death 23 Jan 1913 (aged 47)
Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Lot 28, So. 1st St., Section I
Memorial ID 15314892 View Source
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He was born in Aberdare, the son of John and Mary Rees Davies. He was the husband of Elizabeth Jane Thomas. immigrated with his wife and her parents arriving in New York City on 3 January 1887 aboard the Leerdam. His children were Mrs. David P. (Mary Elizabeth)Lewis, Mrs. Thomas (Catherine) Price, Hayden Prosser, David John, and Mrs. Earl (Vivian) Filan. A mining accident in 1895 left him blind. His death certificate indicates burial in this cemetery, although there is no apparent stone on the grave.

The surname also appears as Davis.


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  • Created by: Tom Price
  • Added: 13 Aug 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 15314892
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for David John Davies Sr. (20 Dec 1865–23 Jan 1913), Find a Grave Memorial ID 15314892, citing Washburn Street Cemetery, Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Tom Price (contributor 46852759) .