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Laura Marzie Edwards Davis
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Birth: Aug. 2, 1856
Hunt County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1932
Marlow
Stephens County
Oklahoma, USA

Laura Marzie Edwards born Aug 2, 1856 in Hunt County, Texas. She was the daughter of Allen Edwards and Martha Jane Edwards.

Laura was a tiny woman weighing about 90 pounds. Laura loved to travel, she left her hat hanging by the front door and excepted all invitations to travel. She would ride on a buggy seat or in a wagon for countless hours without complaint. As a young girl, Laura owned her own horse and loved horseback riding. Her granddaughters said she had a habit of "Dipping Snuff"

Laura Marzie Ewards married Benjamin Franklin Davis in Hunt County, Texas on July 11, 1876. Benjamin was the son of Benjamin Howard Davis and Jamima "Germina" Elizabeth West-Davis

Laura and Benjamin Davis had the following Children;

1.Charlcy "Charlsie' Lounette Davis
2.Martha Alice Davis
3.Georgia Ann Davis
4.Minnie Lee Davis
5.Lillian Jane "Lillie" Davis
6.John D. "Johnny" Davis
7.Oscar Franklin Davis
8.Davis
9.Davis

Laura and Benjamin Davis are listed on the following United States Federal Census;

1880-ResidencePrecinct 4, Hunt, Texas
1900-Residence Justice Precinct 5, Fannin, Texas
1910-Residence Township 8, Bryan, Oklahoma
1920-Residence Rush Springs, Grady, Oklahoma

Laura Marzie Edwards-Davis died Sept 11, 1932 in Marlow, Stephens Oklahoma. Laura and her husband Benjamin are both buried at is buried at Hope Cemetery in Marlow, Stephens, Oklahoma

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Benjamin Franklin Davis (1855 - 1926)
 
 Children:
  Martha Alice Davis Webb (1878 - 1966)*
  Charlcy Lounette Davis Kiser (1878 - 1969)*
  Georgia Ann Davis Freeman (1879 - 1954)*
  Minnie Lee Whaley (1882 - 1956)*
  Lillie Jane Davis Dyer (1889 - 1978)*
  John D Davis (1892 - 1972)*
  Oscar Franklin Davis (1894 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hope Cemetery
Marlow
Stephens County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Maintained by: Whaley
Originally Created by: Mississippi76
Record added: Sep 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97816974
Laura Marzie <i>Edwards</i> Davis
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Laura Marzie <i>Edwards</i> Davis
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Laura Marzie <i>Edwards</i> Davis
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In Loving Memory of my Great Great Grandmother
- Whaley
 Added: Nov. 27, 2012

- Sherry Whaley
 Added: Sep. 26, 2012
 
 
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