Reuben was the son of Josiah DAVIS & Elizabeth R. POWELL.
His wife was Catherine M. DUELL.
Reuben & Catherine's children were:
Minnie A. DAVIS Rowe (1857)
Bertha Elwain DAVIS Farwell (1871-1916)
Martin Clarence DAVIS (1878-1964)
Enlisted as a Private on 29 July 1862 at the age of 27. Enlisted in Company D, 118th Infantry Regiment New York on 29 August 1862. Discharged Company D, 118th Infantry Regiment New York on 09 June 1865 in Fort Monroe, VA.