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James Austin Davis
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Birth: 1850
Monroe County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jun. 11, 1909
Cass County
Indiana, USA

James Austin DAVIS was born circa 1850 in Monroe Co., IN, the son of Austin and Fanny (REYNOLDS) DAVIS. He married on July 2, 1873 in Monroe Co., IN to Mary Ellen SWAFFORD, daughter of Peter Kirkpatrick and Mary Ann (CROCKETT) SWAFFORD. James died June 12, 1909 in Logansport, Cass Co., IN.

James and Mary had two daughters : Ida born July 2, 1874 and Dealie born July 1877.

In the 1880 census of Owen Co., IN, James appears as Austin DAVIS, married, aged 30, insane.

Mary remarried on November 15, 1884 in Monroe Co., IN to Robert Farrell GILLILAND. Robert raised Ida & Dealie and they assumed the GILLILAND surname.

Family links: 
  Mary Ellen Swafford Gilliland (1854 - 1932)
Body donated to medical science
Specifically: Body sent to Indianapolis Anatomical Board
Created by: Travis LeMaster
Record added: Dec 14, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 17018534


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