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Henry Snapp "Tip" Davenport
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Birth: May 5, 1856
Henry County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 20, 1903
Arkansas City
Cowley County
Kansas, USA

Henry Snapp "Tip" Davenport was born in Cambridge, Henry County, Illinois, son of Charles Webb, Jr., and Electa Sherman Moore Davenport. He came to ArKansas City, Cowley County, KS, in 1879, to check out the local milling business for his uncle, V. Mortimer Ayres, who arrived in 1880 and built the Canal Mills. But "Tip" opened a local grocery and ran it until he was appointed Licensed Indian Trader for the Kaw Indians by Kansas Senator, Charley Curtis, of Osage Indian birth. The family then had dual residences in ArKansas City and Washunga, Oklahoma. "Tip" died of blood poisoning at home, 815 South A Street, ArKansas City, Cowley County, Kansas. [Davenport Plot]

Note: Bio info provided by William Howard Pixley 
Family links: 
  Charles Webb Davenport, Jr. (1818 - 1899)
  Electa Sherman Moore Davenport (1822 - 1860)
  Nettie Rachel Page Davenport (1861 - 1940)*
  Fannie Davenport Early (1884 - 1975)*
  Blanche Esther Davenport (1885 - 1967)*
  Pearl Myra Davenport Soper (1887 - 1977)*
  Fred Page Davenport (1889 - 1975)*
  Mary Esther Davenport Hughes (1845 - 1918)*
  Henry Snapp Davenport (1856 - 1903)
*Calculated relationship
Riverview Cemetery
Arkansas City
Cowley County
Kansas, USA
Created by: Judy Mayfield
Record added: Sep 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29466368
Henry Snapp Tip Davenport
Added by: Judy Mayfield
Henry Snapp Tip Davenport
Added by: Judy Mayfield
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 Added: Sep. 1, 2008

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