Pioneer Memorial Cemetery ~ Robert George McKay
McKay, Robert George
LAST: McKay FIRST: Robert MID: George
GENDER: M MAIDEN NAME:  TITLE: 
BORN: 28 Mar 1868 DIED: 2 Nov 1948 BURIED: 5 Nov 1948
OCCUPATION:  Farmer
BIRTH PLACE:  Owen Sound, Canada
DEATH PLACE: Salem, Marion Co., Oregon
NOTES: 
MARRIAGE - Robert George McKay of King Co., Washington, married Anna Myrtle Eidy of Hennepin Co., Minnesota, on 10 Aug 1908 in Seattle, Washington.
1910 CENSUS - Robert G. McKay, age 41, occupation farmer, b. Canada, year of immigration 1880, is enumerated with his wife of 3 years, Myrtle A., age 34, mother of 3 children, none of whom are living at the time of the census, b. Denmark, year of immigration 1880.
1930 CENSUS - Robert G. McKay, age 62, farmer, b. Michigan, is enumerated with his wife Myrtle A., age 56, b. Minnesota, along with son Donald P., age 18, b. Oregon;
DISCREPANCY - Places of birth for both Robert and Myrtle in the 1930 census differ from other records.
OBITUARY: 
Robert George McKay, late resident of 4125 Portland, at the residence Tuesday, November 2, at the age of 80 years. Survived by his wife, Mrs. Myrtle Ann McKay of Salem; a son, Donald E. McKay of Seattle, and three grandchildren, Sandra, Patricia and Karen McKay, all of Seattle, Services will be held Friday, November 5 at 1:30 p.m. in the W.T. Rigdon chapel with Dr. Chester Hamblin officiating. Interment in the Pioneer cemetery.
Oregon Statesman [newspaper clippining, not dated]
INSCRIPTION: 
McKay
Robert G.
1868-1948
McKay
Myrtle A.
1875-19--
[shared marker]
SOURCES: 
Hollin
Saucy Survey & Photographs 
OSBH DC (Marion County 1948) #12557
Washington State Digital Archives (Marriage Records)
1910 OR CENSUS (Lincoln Co., Siletz, ED 170, sheet 10A)
1930 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Brooks, ED 6, sheet 2B)
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