Robert J. W. Massie
- Born: 23 Jun 1865, Mason Township, Lawrence Co., Ohio
- Died: 13 May 1914, Lawrence Co., Ohio at age 48
- Buried: 17 May 1914, Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Lawrence Co., Ohio
Cause of his death was Murdered: Fracture of the Skull.
Robert J. Massie was brutaly murdered along with two of members of his family, Nancy Ann and Mary Ann Massie, by a disgruntle farm hand, Harley Beard, in May 1914. Harley was tried and convicted of the murders and executed in Dec. 1914. see notes on his father, Denison Massie, for extensive converage.
MASSIE, Robert Death date: 5/13/1914, Lawrence County Volume #1373, Certificate #29277