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Mary Ann Dodge Davey
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Birth: Jan., 1838
Illinois, USA
Death: May, 1921
Downers Grove
DuPage County
Illinois, USA

Mary Ann, daughter of Ceva Dodge and 1st wife Mary Ann Tasker

Married William Davey in Downers Grove on December 15, 1858.

Mother of Carrie, Alice, Mary E. (m. Benjamin Lounsberry), George William (m. Alice Chilvers), John Seifert (m. Ulrica Johnson), Edward Cornelius (m. Wilhemina Johnson), Charles, Laura (m. William Gunn) and Genevieve Elvira (m. Frank Palmer Andrus).

Married George Davey, brother of William, on May 9, 1886.

Granddaughter, Ernestine Davey Smelser, tells a story of her parents and siblings traveling to see Grandma Maryann in the early 1900's. Taking with them a chair made of Elk horns and bufflo skin (from an Indian Chief that traded at Edward's Mercantile store). Grandma Maryann was pleased and they had a wonderful visit. Soon after Edward died, the family again traveled to Ill. to see Grandma Maryann, but the chair was gone. Ernestine asked where the chair was? Grandma looked at Ernestine and told her, it is up in the attic, been there since the day they left the last time. It was the uglist, smellist thing she had ever seen, but didn't want to hurt Ed's feeling. 
Family links: 
  Ceva/Seva Dodge (1812 - 1870)
  William Davey (1825 - 1884)
  George Davey (1832 - 1903)
  John Seifert Davey (1868 - 1935)*
  Edward Cornelius Davey (1872 - 1909)*
  Mary Ann Dodge Davey (1838 - 1921)
  Parker Chase Dodge (1845 - 1917)*
  Nellie (Ellen) Frances Dodge Rath (1853 - 1942)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Thanks to Peggy Davidson for the heads up on Maryann's mother
Cass Cemetery
DuPage County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: mishpocha99
Originally Created by: Carole St Clair Grant
Record added: Apr 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25675647
Mary Ann <i>Dodge</i> Davey
Added by: Carole St Clair Grant
Mary Ann <i>Dodge</i> Davey
Added by: Carole St Clair Grant
Mary Ann <i>Dodge</i> Davey
Added by: Carole St Clair Grant
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What a cute story!
- Jo Sheats
 Added: Mar. 29, 2013

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