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Thomas Oliver Davis
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1829
Augusta
Kennebec County
Maine, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 1886
Athena
Umatilla County
Oregon, USA

Aged 56 = Birth 1829

FATHER: John Vassall Davis, Esquire (1768-1848)
MOTHER: Ann Cutler (1781-1889)

WIFE: Elizabeth `Betty/Lizzie` Ann Chrisman (1834-1915)

CHILDREN: Ava Ann, John W., Mary Francis, Hetta, Ella, Viola Belle, Leora, Charles Franklin `Frank`, Walter Harold


BIOGRAPHICAL TIMELINE EVENTS

SEPTEMBER 1847:
Thomas served in the Mexican War, wherein he was wounded during the battle at Chapultepec Castle in Mexico City, California, decorated for his bravery regarding his actions there and discharged in 1851.

12 APRIL 1854:
Marriage to Elizabeth Ann "Betty" or "Liza" Chrisman in Salem, Marion, Oregon, USA. Thomas and Elizabeth resided in Brownsville, Linn County, Oregon until 1855 when they moved to Douglas County, Oregon.

1860:
Thomas and Elizabeth found living back in Brownsville, Linn County, Oregon, USA.

1869-1872:
There is one family account that records that Thomas worked as a supervisor during the construction of the railroad near Ellis, Montana, where he was present for the golden spike ceremony.

1870-1886:
Documented records show that Thomas' family resided in Athena, Umatilla, Oregon from 1870 until his death in 1886. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Vassall Davis (1768 - 1848)
  Ann Cutler Davis (1781 - 1889)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Ann Chrisman Davis (1834 - 1915)
 
 Children:
  Viola Belle Davis Williams (1866 - 1900)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Aged 56

 
Burial:
Athena Cemetery
Athena
Umatilla County
Oregon, USA
 
Maintained by: Finn Kin Gal
Originally Created by: Betty from OR
Record added: Feb 02, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6149297
Thomas Oliver Davis
Added by: Finn Kin Gal
 
Thomas Oliver Davis
Added by: Laurie scott hodges
 
Thomas Oliver Davis
Added by: Betty from OR
 
 
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- Pat Simmons
 Added: Nov. 15, 2012

- Dalene Worthington
 Added: Aug. 6, 2007
rest in peace
- darealjolo
 Added: Mar. 29, 2007
 
 
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