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Ponce de Leon Hotel
Robert Murray
3rd Manager of the Ponce de Leon Hotel
St. Augustine Florida
Robert Murry gets his start at the Casa Monica Hotel as a hotel steward. He would later move to the
Ponce de Leon Hotel (see
Robert Murray as Hotel Steward)


Robert Murray Seriously Ill
May 22, 1933
According to news received here, Robert Murray, who was for many years manager of
Hotel Ponce de
Leon of the Florida East Coast Hotel Company, is seriously ill in Rutland Hospital, Rutland, Vt. Mr.
Murray retired from active service several years ago, and has been living at his country home near
Rutland.

Robert Murray, Former Florida Hotel Man, Dies
May 30, 1933
Robert Murray, 78, of Clarendon Springs, a retired hotel man, died here today. He was manager of the
Ponce de Leon hotel at St. Augustine, Fla., for 35 years and also had managed the Hotel Champlain at
Bluff Point, N. Y., and the Clarendon Springs House at Clarendon Springs.

Robert Murray  
Robert Murray was the manager of the Ponce de Leon for 35 years after
Clarence Knott.
He was from Vermont. He managed the Hotel Champlain at Bluff Point in New York and the
Clarendon Springs House at Clarendon Springs.

Robert Murray, 78, of Clarendon Springs, a retired hotel man, died here today. He was manager of the
Ponce de Leon hotel at St. Augustine, Fla., for 35 years and also had managed the Hotel Champlain at
Bluff Point, N. Y., and the Clarendon Springs House at Clarendon Springs.

Robert Murray received $10,000 in the
Flagler will.

Mrs. Geo. Fletcher Dies at Her Home Near Rutland, Vt.
11/17/33

According to news received here today, Mrs. George Fletcher died at 6 o'clock this morning at her
residence at Clarendon Springs, near Rutland, Vermont. She had been in failing health for some time.

Mrs. Fletcher was a sister of Robert Murray, for many years manager of Hotel Ponce de Leon, who
died last spring. Mrs. Fletcher was a winder resident of St. Augustine for many seasons, making her
home with her brother at the Ponce de Leon. She was a leader in the winder hotel and villa colony with
numerous friends here.
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