Jeff Davis

Jeff Davis

Rocky Comfort, Little River County, Arkansas, USA
Death 3 Jan 1913 (aged 50)
Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas, USA
Memorial ID 10403 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Arkansas Governor, U.S. Senator. He attended the University of Arkansas and studied law at Vanderbilt University and Cumberland University. He served as prosecuting attorney of the Fifth Judicial District of Arkansas, (1892-96) and was Arkansas Attorney General, (1898-1900). In 1900, he was elected the 20th Governor of Arkansas, serving until 1907 and was the first Arkansas Governor to serve more than two consecutive terms. After his term he was elected to the U.S. Senate in 1907 and served until his death at age 50.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

Family Members




How famous was Jeff Davis?

Current rating:

27 votes

to cast your vote.

  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 8 Jul 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 10403
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jeff Davis (6 May 1862–3 Jan 1913), Find a Grave Memorial no. 10403, citing Mount Holly Cemetery, Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .