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Capt William Van Davis

Capt William Van Davis

Birth
Alabama, USA
Death 30 Mar 1884 (aged 55)
Attala County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Kosciusko, Attala County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 14852318 · View Source
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He married Susannah Morrison Porter October 21, 1866 in Burkettville, MS, daughter of Archibald Porter and Annie Traweek. She was born September 14, 1841, and died August 14, 1908 in Kosciusko, at home.

The book "Oh! For Dixie" is about his Civil War career.

His epitaph:

An amiable father lies here at rest,
As God ever with his image blest.
The friend of man, the friend of truth
The friend of age, the guide of youth.



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  • Maintained by: CDombrowski
  • Originally Created by: Jim Fullilove
  • Added: 7 Jul 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14852318
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt William Van Davis (5 Jul 1828–30 Mar 1884), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14852318, citing Kosciusko City Cemetery, Kosciusko, Attala County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by CDombrowski (contributor 47310245) .