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Reuben E Davis
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Birth: May 5, 1819
Georgia, USA
Death: Aug. 19, 1865
Heard County
Georgia, USA

Reuben E Davis was the son of
William And Joicie Johnson Davis,
Husband of Elizabeth Whitaker.

From the Alabama Archives:

R.E. Davis
Private Co I 60th Alabama Inf., Formerly Co D 1st Batt., Hillards Legion
Enlisted 9 July 1862 Montgomery Ala
Born in Ga; Nearest post office -Newnan, Ga age 44, married.
Wounded at Chickamauga, Present at Knoxville; wounded at Bean's Station;
Present at Drewry's Bluff; wounded at Petersburg.
He appeared on an undated list of Prisoners of War at Farmville, Va between April 11 and
April 21 1865 .
He was admitted to U.S. Hospital 2 May, 1865 at Fort Monroe VA with the diagnosis of a gun shot wound to his right leg and was discharged on taking the loyalty oath on 16 July 1865, at age 46. He made it home to Heard County and died there the next month on 19 Aug 1865.

From the Bible of Rev. William Davis Jr.(His Father)

Reuben E Davis departed this life Aug the 19th after being in the army three years and 1 month and wounded three times and got home and took the fever and lived seven days in the year 1865.

(Reuben and his son Leonadis Clark Davis both fought
in the Battle of Chickamauga.) CGL 
Family links: 
  William Davis (1796 - 1873)
  Joice Johnson Davis (1799 - 1877)
  Elizabeth G Whitaker Davis (1821 - 1882)*
  William Thomas Davis (1839 - 1862)*
  Joicie A Davis (1841 - 1860)*
  Leonadis Clark Davis (1845 - 1910)*
  Talitha Cumi Davis Ware (1847 - 1890)*
  Louise T Davis Heard (1848 - 1924)*
  John Gaston Davis (1856 - 1937)*
  Lucy Emma Davis Whitten Young (1860 - 1950)*
  Reuben Jefferson Davis (1863 - 1941)*
  Reuben E Davis (1819 - 1865)
  Elizabeth Ann Davis Boon (1820 - 1872)*
  Louisa F Davis Goss (1824 - 1855)*
  Stephen J Davis (1826 - 1900)*
  James Thomas Davis (1829 - 1863)*
  Nancy E Davis Bledsoe (1831 - 1874)*
  Lucy B Davis Low (1834 - 1906)*
  Robert Malone Davis (1836 - ____)*
  William J Davis (1839 - 1911)*
*Calculated relationship
Specifically: Burial on Davis Family Farm
Created by: Carolyn Graham - Lopez
Record added: Jun 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53626108

- Nella Jean
 Added: Feb. 2, 2014

- Lanie
 Added: Oct. 25, 2013
....thank you for your service to the Confederate States of America.
- Jreb
 Added: Oct. 28, 2012
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