Robert Durham Loomis1,2

#8527, b. 26 October 1918, d. 21 May 1995
Father*Chester A. Loomis1 b. Jan 1888, d. 22 Jul 1953
Mother*Ellen Fitzpatrick1 b. c 1895
     Robert Durham Loomis was born on 26 October 1918 Missoula, Montana.1,2 He was the son of Chester A. Loomis and Ellen Fitzpatrick.1 Robert Durham Loomis died 21 May 1995 , in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington at age 76.3
      Robert D apparently worked for the railroad, as his SSDI indicates the "Railroad Board."

In 1940, Chester and Robert D were living with their aunt, Mary E Kieley/Keley, in Deer Lodge, Montana.

Who is Mary E Keiley?

In 1930, the boys were living with Mary Keiley, 39 (?), Rose Fitzpatrick, 43, Gerald Fitzpatrick, 33, Chester A Loomis, 12, Robert D Loomis, 11, and Francis DeLacy, 21.
Saint Peters Mission, Cascade, Montana, USA

So, this would be Ellen Fitzpatrick's siblings.

In 1930, Chester A and Robert D were also shown at the Urseline Academy in Great Falls, Montana.

In 1920, in Missoula, Chester A, Senior, Ellen, 25, Chester A, 2, and Robert, 1, are together.
Chester is a car repairer on the railroad.4
Last Edited=18 Jan 2018


  1. [S19] 1920 US Census Population Schedule, Washington, District of Columbia, US National Archives, Year: 1920; Census Place: Missoula, Missoula, Montana; Roll: T625_973; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 152.
  2. [S559] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, accessed from, Robert Durham Loomis, b 26 Oct 1918, Missoula Montana.
  3. [S157] Social Security Death Index, accessed from
  4. [S428] 1940 US Census Population Schedule, Washington, District of Columbia, Population Schedule, US National Archives, Year: 1940; Census Place: Deer Lodge, Powell, Montana; Roll: m-t0627-02227; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 39-3.