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Minnie Davenport
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Birth: Sep. 24, 1874
Death: Oct. 11, 1875

Daughter of William and Nancy E. Davenport.

William is listed in the 1850 Census (Jersey County, Otter Creek) with his family:

John, 42, b NC
Elizabeth, 42, b NC
Nancy, 18, b TN
Susan, 13, b TN
William, 12, b TN
Elizabeth, 8, b NC
John, 6, TN
Rachel 3, TN

In the 1860 census, William appears by himself.

In the 1870 census, William and Nancy are listed in Otter Creek Township with their daughter, Elizabeth J., 3, and Samantha Vermost, age 16.

In the 1880 Census, William is listed as widowed, but we have no death record or burial record for Nancy. His household includes Elizabeth, 13, Johnnie, 7, and Nellie, 4.

In the 1900 census, the family is listed as:
William, 63, b June 1837
Minerva, 47, b Apr 1853
John, 27, b Sept 1872
Katie Callahan, 3, May 1896 (Adopted daughter)

In the 1910 census, he is listed as widowed with Katie, age 13. There is no burial record for Minerva. 
 
Inscription:
Dau of W. & N.E. Davenport
 
Burial:
Davenport Cemetery
Jersey County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Beth McGlasson
Record added: Nov 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80698607
 

 
 
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