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Jennie R Robertson Davenport

Death 1932 (aged 81–82)
Burial Oquawka, Henderson County, Illinois, USA
Plot 210
Memorial ID 86861190 · View Source
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parents: William Robertson,​ Grace Mcdonal
spouse: Marion W. Davenport
name: Jennie Davenport
death date: 24 Dec 1932
death place: Monmouth, Warren, Illinois
gender: Female
age: 82
estimated birth year: 1850
birth date: 14 Nov 1850
birthplace: Boston, Mass.
father: William Robertson
father's birth place: Fores, Scotland
mother: Grace Mcdonal
mother's birth place: Edenburg, Scotland
spouse: Marion W. Davenport
burial date: 26 Dec 1932
burial place: Oquawaka, Henderson, Illinois
cemetery: Oquawaka
digital folder number: 4008352
volume/page/certificate number: cn 47824
Obituary of Jennie (Robertson) Davenport
The Daily Review Atlas
Monmouth, Illinois December 24, 1932,pp3 ; December 27, 1932, pp4
Mrs. Jennie Davenport, a pioneer resident of Oquawka, passed away at 6:
15 AM, Saturday, December 24, 1932, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Eth
el Carnes, at 417 South Fourth Street in Monmouth, after a short illness w
ith pneumonia.
The deceased was the daughter of William and Grace Robinson (ie -- ROBERTS
ON) and was born in Boston November 14, 1850, passing away at the a
ge of 82 years. Her parents were natives of Scotland. She came to the Oqu
awka area when nine years of age, and has resided in Oquawka and vicini
ty the greater part of her life. The past five years she has made her ho
me in Monmouth with her daughter, Mrs. Ralph Carnes and family.
She was united in marriage to Marion Davenport on January 24, 1876, a
nd he passed away July 24, 1919. Nine children were born to this union; H
arry, Chester, Clifford, and Marion having passed away a number of years a
go. Those surviving are Mrs. Grace Petersen of Viola, Mrs. Ralph Carn
es of Monmouth, Charles and E.L. Davenport of Oquawka, and William of Omah
a, Nebraska.
She was a member of the Oquawka Methodist church and the Ladies Aid socie
ty. Funeral services will be held in the Oquawka Methodist church Mond
ay afternoon, December 26, at 2 o'clock by Rev. R. Thompson assisted by Re
v. H.T. Jackson.

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  • Added: 16 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86861190
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jennie R Robertson Davenport (1850–1932), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86861190, citing Oquawka Cemetery, Oquawka, Henderson County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Ron Chapin (contributor 47518769) .