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 William H. Davis

William H. Davis

Birth
Blount County, Tennessee, USA
Death 15 Dec 1919 (aged 61)
Lyon County, Kansas, USA
Burial Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 100021728 · View Source
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Emporia Gazette, Tuesday, December 16, 1919; page 3, column 3

Concerning William H. Davis

Funeral services for William H. Davis, who was killed by a falling tree on the May farm yesterday, will be held at 10 o'clock Wednesday morning at the Dumm chapel. The Rev. George C. Wise, of the Friends church will conduct the services. Interment will be made in the Hunt cemetery.

William H. Davis was born April 23, 1858 in Brunt county, Tenn. He came to Kansas in March 1887. He is survived by two sister and six brothers. The sisters are Mrs. Anna Wood, who lives in Idaho, and Mrs. Mary West, who lives three miles east of Emporia. The brothers are James A., John B. and Welford, of Burnt county, Tennessee; Eli and Samuel, of Whitman county, Washington, and George P., of Johnson county, Kans.

Obituary provided by Anonymous (#48449771)
NOTE: Birth Year in obit is 23 April 1858 & tombstone says, 22 April 1858. Tombstone was made after obituary.
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PARENTS:
William H Davis
United States Census, 1860
Name William H Davis
Event Type Census
Event Date 1860
Event Place 10th District, Blount, Tennessee, United States
Gender Male
Age 2
Race White
Race (Original) [Blank]
Birth Year (Estimated) 1858
Birthplace Tennessee
Page 16
Household
Terrance O C Davis M 35 Tennessee
Rebecca J Davis F 22 Tennessee
James A Davis M 3 Tennessee
William H Davis M 2 Tennessee
Minerva A Davis F 0 Tennessee
Nathan A Boatman M 20 Tennessee


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William H. Davis
April 22, 1858
December 15, 1919


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  • Created by: Mayflower Pilgrim 332
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100021728
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William H. Davis (22 Apr 1858–15 Dec 1919), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100021728, citing Fowler Cemetery, Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Mayflower Pilgrim 332 (contributor 47081711) .