Robert John Davis1,2

#6852, b. 21 Nov 1847, d. 7 Sep 1918
Last Edited:29 Jun 2015
FatherAbsalom Davis1 b. 14 Nov 1816, d. 6 Feb 1899
MotherPriscilla Williams1 b. 28 Feb 1819, d. 29 Jan 1895
RelationshipSon of Absalom Davis

Children of Robert John Davis and Mary Elizabeth Low

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthRobert John Davis was born on 21 Nov 1847 at Henry Township, Fulton County, IN.3
Census1850, household memberJohn Davis (given age 5) was enumerated as a household member living with Absolem Davis (given age 30) on the 1850 Census at Henry Township, Fulton County, IN.4
Census1860, household memberJohn Davis (given age 14) was enumerated in the household of Absalom Davis (given age 49) on the 1860 Census at Henry Township, Fulton County, IN.5
Census1870, household memberJohn Davis (given age 23) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of Absalome Davis (given age 55), living in Henry Township, Fulton County, IN. He worked as a farmer.6
MarriageRobert John Davis married Mary Elizabeth Low, daughter of Isaac V Low and Mary Ellen Low, on 23 Nov 1876 at Fulton County, IN.7
Probate, ExecutorJohn Davis was named as Executor for the estate of his father, Absalom Davis, filed on 14 Feb 1899 at Fulton County, IN. According to the will, John had already received his full share previously.8
ResidenceAt the time of his brother Elmore's death in 1914, Robert John Davis lived in Akron, Fulton County, IN.1
DeathHe died at age 70 on 7 Sep 1918 in Akron, Fulton County, IN.9,2

Citations:

  1. [S503] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Obituaries, The Rochester Sentinel. Tombaugh House : 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538, 1998.
  2. [S534] Alice Moeloa's RootsWeb WorldConnect project. Alice Moeloa. Website. Online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  3. [S1223] A. L. Kingman. Combination Atlas Map of Fulton County, Indiana: compiled, drawn and published from personal examinations and surveys by A.L. Kingman. Rochester, IN: Fulton County Historical Society, 1883 (1975 reprint).
  4. [S836] 1850 U.S. Census. IN. Fulton County. population schedule.
  5. [S837] 1860 U.S. Census. IN. Fulton County. population schedule.
  6. [S838] 1870 U.S. Census. IN. Fulton County. population schedule.
  7. [S1225] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Marriages, 1836-1983. 2 volumes. 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538: Tombaugh House, 1985 & 1992.
  8. [S1226] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Wills (Briefed), 1836-1974. 2 volumes. 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538: Tombaugh House, 1983.
  9. [S535] Indiana Deaths, 1882-1920. Website. Online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7834
  10. [S539] Jean C. Tombaugh and Wendell C. Tombaugh. Fulton County Indiana Obituaries, The News-Sentinel. Tombaugh House : 700 Pontiac Street, Rochester, Indiana 46975-1538, 2000.