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Elizabeth C. "Lizzie" Meisner Davis
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Birth: Oct. 16, 1863
Harrison County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 2, 1898
Harrison County
Indiana, USA

Inscription on her tombstone: HER LAST WORDS "ALL IS WELL"


---EARLY HARRISON COUNTY, INDIANA OBITUARIES AND DEATH NOTICES FROM LOCAL NEWSPAPERS AND THE CORYDON REPUBLICAN THROUGH 1899---.

Compiled by Lynne C. Morris Keasling, The Hoosier Elm Chapter, Daughters Of The American Revolution, March, 2005.


Mrs. DAVIS, wife of Morton DAVIS, of Taylor Township, died at the family residence at Evans Landing last Friday. She was esteemed and respected by all who knew her. The remains were laid to rest at the Evans Landing burying ground in the presence of a number of relatives and friends..


---IN MEMORIUM---.

Mrs. Lizzie DAVIS, died 2 December, 1898, aged 35 years, 3 months, and 13 days [She was the wife of Morton DAVIS of Evans Landing. [A long article...].

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From: The CORYDON DEMOCRAT, Wednesday, 7 December, 1898, Volume# 42, MicrofilmCall FS-138, from the Corydon Public Library:


Evans Landing---


Mrs. Lizzie DAVIS, died 2 December, 1898. She leaves a husband and five children and a host of relatives and friends to mourn their loss. Her last words were,"All is well." Her remains were laid to rest in the Presbyterian Cemetery. Rev. ABBOTT, of Louisville, Ky. conducting funeral services. [Mrs. John DAVIS, of New Albany, Indiana, attended the funeral of Mrs. Lizzie (Meisner) DAVIS]..

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It is said that Benjamin H. "Harry" DAVIS was always sad at Christmas time. This is said to have been because his mother, Elizabeth C. (Meisner) DAVIS died 2 December, 1898, always making him think of her, then... 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry C Meisner (1827 - 1914)
  Susannah Barger Meisner (1835 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Perry Morton Davis (1863 - 1923)*
 
 Children:
  Benjamin Harrison Davis (1888 - 1964)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah E. Meisner Russell (1856 - 1918)*
  Elizabeth C. Meisner Davis (1863 - 1898)
  Lucy C Meisner (1869 - 1870)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evans Landing Presbyterian Cemetery
Evans Landing
Harrison County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Sam Lawson
Originally Created by: Janet
Record added: Oct 28, 2009
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Elizabeth C. Lizzie <i>Meisner</i> Davis
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Elizabeth C. Lizzie <i>Meisner</i> Davis
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Elizabeth C. Lizzie <i>Meisner</i> Davis
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- Glenda Barry
 Added: May. 22, 2012
May God's Will Be Done. Respectfully
- Doris Hines
 Added: Nov. 6, 2009
 
 
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