Peter A. Droubay

"P. A. Droubay"
25 September 1855–16 June 1914

Peter A. Droubay was born on 25 September 1855 to Pierre Apollinaire Droubay and Josephine Blondiaux in Walincourt, France. The family moved to Utah Territory in 1864 and settled in Pine Canyon in Tooele County. Droubay married Hannah B. Gollaher in 1877. After Hannah’s death, he married Martha J. Dunn Bramet on 31 March 1906. He was a storekeeper in Tooele and had a large ranch as well. He died on 16 June 1914 in Salt Lake City, Utah.[1]

  1. [1] “Peter A. Droubay,” in Noble Warrum, ed., Utah since Statehood: Historical and Biographical (Chicago: S. J. Clarke Publishing, 1919), 2:668–671; “Peter A. Droubay,” in History of Tooele County (Salt Lake City: Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Tooele County, 1961), 452; Peter Droubay, death certificate, 16 June 1914, “Utah Death Certificates, 1904–1964,” database with images, FamilySearch,; “Peter A. Droubay Expires Suddenly,” Salt Lake Tribune, 17 June 1914, 14; Peter A. Droubay and Martha J. Droubay, marriage license, 31 Mar. 1906, Davis County, Utah, Marriage License Records, 1887–1966, film no. 004624255, FHL,