Emery Melvin Poage

Emery Melvin Poage

Newton, Jasper County, Iowa, USA
Death 11 May 1982 (aged 82)
Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Burial Wheat Ridge, Jefferson County, Colorado, USA
Memorial ID 166768121 View Source
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U.S. Army veteran in WWI.
Emery was raised in Gothenberg,(Dawson)Nebraska and later after graduation he went to Milwaukee, Wisconsin where he trained as an Electrical Technician. While going to school he was an operator of the City's Trolley.
After the War, he was headed to California, but stopped in Denver, where he met and married Bessie Thompson on March 13th, 1925 and then stayed.
During the 1930's Emery was a Supervisor - Electrician for Western Electric, and responsible for constructing power station boosting for phone signals across the Western U.S.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/166768121/emery-melvin-poage : accessed ), memorial page for Emery Melvin Poage (13 Jun 1899–11 May 1982), Find a Grave Memorial ID 166768121, citing Crown Hill Cemetery, Wheat Ridge, Jefferson County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Jim (contributor 48657428) .