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DAVIS, William Nicholson

    Johnstown Daily Tribune, 05 Jul 1933, Page 13, Contributed by Sandy Lewis

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Davis engaged in the hotel business, they as well as two sons, Evan and Rees Davis and two daughters, Della and Anna Davis, perished in the flood of May 1889, when the hotel was washed away.
William N. Davis and his sister, Mrs. Sarah Raab, were with them in the building at the time of the flood, but they were rescued at the Cambria Club House, now the Capital Hotel
Name:   DAVIS, William Nicholson
Death Date:   03 Jul 1933
Birth Date:   Apr 1872
Parents:   Thomas and Mary (Evans) Davis
Preceded in death by:   parents, 2 brothers Evan and Rees and two sisters, Della and Anna perished in the Johnstown Flood of May 1889. Thomas Davis Jr.; David Davis; and Mrs. Raab
Survived by:   sister, Mrs. Mock
Buried:   Grandview Cemetery - Johnstown, PA
Newspaper:   Johnstown Daily Tribune
Obituary Date:   05 Jul 1933
Contributed by:   Sandy Lewis

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