William J. Davis1

#7718, b. 19 Mar 1843, d. 28 Feb 1911
Last Edited:19 Oct 2015
FatherAbsalom Davis2 b. 14 Nov 1816, d. 6 Feb 1899
MotherPriscilla Williams2 b. 28 Feb 1819, d. 29 Jan 1895
RelationshipSon of Absalom Davis

Children of William J. Davis and Sarah E (--?--)

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthWilliam J. Davis was born on 19 Mar 1843 at IN.1,3
Census1850, household memberWm Davis (given age 10) was enumerated as a household member living with Absolem Davis (given age 30) on the 1850 Census at Henry Township, Fulton County, IN.2
Census1860, household memberWilliam Davis (given age 17) was enumerated in the household of Absalom Davis (given age 49) on the 1860 Census at Henry Township, Fulton County, IN.4
MilitaryWilliam J. Davis served in the military with the infantry in Company K, 46th Regiment Indiana Volunteers.1
MarriageHe married Sarah E (--?--) about 1869.1,3
Census1880William J Davis (given age 31) was enumerated on the 1880 census as the head of a household, living in Henry Township, Fulton County, IN, with his wife Sarah E Davis (given age 29), son(s) Alva Davis (given age 3), daughter(s) Luvenia Davis (given age 9). John J. Ginn (given age 16) lived there, working as a farm laborer. William was a farmer.5
Census1900William J Davis (given age 57) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1900 census at Henry Township, Fulton County, IN. With him was his wife Sarah E . They owned their farm and were paying a mortgage. They could read, write and speak English.3
Death, WidowHe was left a widower at age 62, when his wife, Sarah E, died on 2 May 1905 at Fulton County, IN.1
DeathWilliam J. Davis died at age 67 on 28 Feb 1911 in Fulton County, IN.1

Citations:

  1. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online http://www.findagrave.com
  2. [S836] 1850 U.S. Census. IN. Fulton County. population schedule.
  3. [S834] 1900 U.S. Census. IN. Fulton County. population schedule.
  4. [S837] 1860 U.S. Census. IN. Fulton County. population schedule.
  5. [S533] 1880 U.S. Census. IN. Fulton County. population schedule.