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Robert Morley Broomfield

 

Robert Broomfield
Contributed by James Easterling


Robert Morley Broomfield, born Sept 15, 1892, died Jan. 28, 1950. 

Robert was the son of Thomas Tilghman and Elizabeth Jane Whiteworth Broomfield of Roanoke County, Virginia.  Robert moved to McDowell, WV in the early 1900's to work in the coal mines.  He married Mary Lambert, the daughter of Hiram and Charlotte Lambert. They had two sons:  Elmer and Woodrow Wilson Broomfield. 

Robert's second wife was Sarah Cox, not sure of how many children they had but two of them are Betty and Thomas Lefest Broomfield.  Robert died from pulmonary embolism (thrombosis veins of right leg).  He is buried in Woodlawn Memorial Park, Bluefield, WV.

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