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Cochran, Robert B.
LAST NAME: Cochran FIRST NAME: Robert MIDDLE NAME: B. NICKNAME: Ted
MAIDEN NAME:  AKA 1:  AKA 2:  AKA 3: 
GENDER: M TITLE: 
BORN: 18 May 1891 DIED: 7 Feb 1967 BURIED:  ~ Smith Cemetery
OCCUPATION:  Logger
BIRTH PLACE:  Coburg, Lane Co, Oregon
DEATH PLACE: Monmouth, Polk Co., Oregon
NOTES: 
name of father Charles R. Cochran
Maiden name of mother Jennie Watson
MARRIAGE - to Florence M. Dorton 10 Aug 1913 in Falls City, Polk Co., Oregon.
1920 OR CENSUS - Robert B. Cochran, age 28, b. Oregon, is enumerated with wife Florence, age 27, b. Kansas, along with Mary K., age 2, b. Oregon. They are enumerated in the home of his parents Charles R., age 59, b. Oregon, and Jennie, age 57, b. Iowa.
DEATH CERTIFICATE: 
OSBH DC (Polk County 1967) #2891
OBITUARY: 
Final rites for Robert B. (Ted) Cochran, 75, Monmouth, a retired logger, were held Friday at 1:30 pm in the Bollman Funeral Home with Rev. Stanely Trefren officiating. Ritualistic services were conducted by Luckiamute Masonic lodge No 150. 
Mr. Cochran died February 7 at his home of an apparent heart attack. 
He was born May 18, 1891 at Coburg, Ore., the son of Charles R. Cochran and Jennie Watson. He married Florence M. Dorton August 10, 1913 at Falls City. He moved to Falls City in 1906 and later to Valsetz where he resided until 1963 when he moved to Monmouth. He was a member of the BPOE No 1950 and Luckiamute Masonic lodge No 150 AF&AM. 
Survivors besides his widow include a daughter, Mary K. Edling, Pomona, Calif; a brother, Dempsey Cochran, Ukiah, Calif; three grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Burial was in the Smith cemetery.
Itemizer Observer (Thurs) 16 Feb 1967, 5:5-6
INSCRIPTION: 
Cochran
Robert B. 
1891-1967
[shares marker with Florence M. Cochran]
SOURCES: 
PCHS
SSDI
ODI
1920 OR CENSUS (Polk Co, Falls City, ED 373, page 227)
IO 16 Feb 1967, 5:5-6
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