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William Jack Davis
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Birth: Nov. 26, 1869
Jacksonville (Indiana County)
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1949
Albion (Erie County)
Erie County
Pennsylvania, USA

William Jack Davis, 80, died at 5:30 a.m. December 20, 1949, at his home, Rt. 2, Albion. He had resided in this area for 37 years, and was widely known.
Mr. Davis had been employed for 45 years before his retirement as a section Foreman for the Pennsylvania Railroad. He was born at Indiana, Pa., November 26, 1869, a son of Nathaniel and Martha {Kier} Davis. He married Lula Mae Milliken on December 23, 1890. One child preceded him in death, Helen Estelle Davis who died in 1891 in Verona.
Six children survive: Mrs. George {Martha} Shannon, Springboro; Harold, Tucson, Arizona; Frank, Elkins, West Virginia; Earl Kier of Albion; Mrs Merl {Delna} Sawdy and Mrs. Theron {Ada Margaret} Beery of Albion; also a sister; Mrs. Elmer Grant {Loudeen} Best of Tarentum, Pa; 18 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. from the Wemple Funeral home, in charge of Rev. Herbert Boyd, with interment in the Albion Cemetery. Friends may call at the home on Rt. 2 1 1/2 miles south of Albion, until noon Friday.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Nathaniel Davis (1833 - 1910)
  Martha Jane Kier Davis (1836 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Lula Mae Milliken Davis (1871 - 1954)
 
 Children:
  Helen Estelle Davis (1891 - 1899)*
  Martha Elmira Davis Shannon (1896 - 1987)*
  Harold Nathaniel Davis (1899 - 1961)*
  Earl Kier Davis (1906 - 1981)*
  Delna Ruth Davis Sawdy (1908 - 2001)*
  Frank Lloyd Davis (1911 - 1986)*
  Margaret Ada Davis Beery (1915 - 2007)*
 
 Sibling:
  William Jack Davis (1869 - 1949)
  Loudeen Elizabeth Davis Best (1872 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Albion Cemetery
Albion (Erie County)
Erie County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Linda {Davis} Kress
Originally Created by: Larry R. Bish and Louisa...
Record added: Sep 17, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21606249
William Jack Davis
Added by: Linda {Davis} Kress
 
William Jack Davis
Added by: Roger Higgins
 
William Jack Davis
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Added by: Roger Higgins
 
 
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Great Grandfather
- Linda {Davis} Kress
 Added: Dec. 20, 2012

- Bob Field
 Added: Mar. 19, 2010
 
 
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