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James William "Bill" Davis
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Birth: Jul. 10, 1858
Quincy
Adams County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 11, 1931
Braggs
Muskogee County
Oklahoma, USA

Husband of Johanna Tennesee Powell. He was called Bill. He was a quiet man who neither swore nor drank.

His parents were James Bartell and Katherine Combs Davis.

He was his father's seventh child and his mother's second. Bill and Johanna were the parents of fifteen children but only nine survived infancy. They were: Oswald; John; Robert, (died young); Zemari: Alice, (died young); James (Bart); Albert (Buck); Charles (Doc); Ollie (twin sister to Oswald); Annette; Mary E. (died young); Luther; and 3 un-named babies.

He was laid to rest on Aug. 14, 1931 at 2:00pm. He was my husband's great grandfather. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Bartell Davis (1816 - ____)
  Katherine Combs Davis (1826 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Johanna Tennessee Powell Davis (1862 - 1942)
 
 Children:
  John Newton Davis (1881 - 1965)*
  James Bartell Davis (1885 - 1966)*
  Albert Davis (1889 - 1977)*
  Charles Clyde Davis (1893 - 1974)*
  Ollie Davis (1895 - 1945)*
  Oswald Temple Davis (1895 - 1981)*
  Annette Davis Biddle (1898 - 1985)*
  Luther Davis (1904 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Many thanks to Brandy Hoyt for the headstone picture.
 
Burial:
South Bethel Cemetery
Braggs
Muskogee County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Barbara Hammons Davis, D...
Record added: Nov 19, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5981745
James William Bill Davis
Added by: Barbara Hammons Davis, Dalt
 
James William Bill Davis
Added by: Brandy Hoyt
 
James William Bill Davis
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