James M. Davis

James M. Davis

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  • Name James M. Davis 
    Born 9 Oct 1842  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • there are conflicting reports for his date of birth - most records show October 9, 1842; however, his Pennsylvania death certificate shows November 2, 1841.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Onondaga, Onondaga County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameAgeBirthDateGenderRaceOccupationBirthPlace
    20356BenjaminDavis331817malelaborerNew York
    21356ElisabethDavis311819femaleNew York
    22356ElisabethDavis111839femaleNew York
    23356Henry H.Davis101840maleNew York
    24356JamesDavis81842maleNew York
    25356Mary J.Davis71843femaleNew York
    26356MyronDavis61844maleNew York
    27356AsenathDavis41846femaleNew York
    28356AdolphusDavis31847maleNew York
    29356AseliaDavis2/12femaleNew York
      Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=mr6d_902   
    Military Service 12 Jun 1861  Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    James enlisted as a Private in Company C of the 17th Indiana Mounted Infantry on June 12, 1861, only a few months after the war began. He transferred to Company I of the 5th United States Cavalry October 30, 1862 and was mustered out with his unit August 8, 1865. He served for almost the whole duration of the war. 
    Civil War Pension Index Card
    Civil War Pension Index Card
    James M. Davis, Company C of the 14th Indiana Infantry
    Census 1870  North Shenango Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameAgeBirthDateGenderRaceOccupationBirthPlace
    2157JasDavis291841malewhitefarmerNew York
    3157Pheby A.Davis301840femalewhitekeeping houseOhio
      Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=y65c_918   
    Census 1875  Pawtucket, Providence County, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameRelationGenderRaceBirthDateAgeStatusBirthPlaceBirthPlace
    of Father
    BirthPlace
    of Mother
    Immigration
    Year
    OccupationVeteranStreet
    226James M.Davisheadmalewhite184134New Yorkbelt maker
    236PhebeDaviswifefemalewhite184134Pennsylvaniahousekeeper
      Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=f7sq_922   
    Census 1880  Pawtucket, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameRelationGenderRaceBirthDateAgeStatusBirthPlaceBirthPlace
    of Father
    BirthPlace
    of Mother
    OccupationStreet
    814James M.Davisheadmalewhite184139marriedNew YorkNew YorkNew Yorkworks in belt shop
    914Phebe A.Daviswifefemalewhite184139marriedOhioNew YorkMassachusettshouse keeping
      Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=7x2h_919   
    Census 1900  Pawtucket, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameRelationGenderRaceBirthDateAgeStatusYears
    Married
    Children
    Born/Living
    BirthPlaceBirthPlace
    of Father
    BirthPlace
    of Mother
    Immigration
    Year
    Occupation
    4110James M.DavisheadmalewhiteNov 184939married33New YorkNew YorkNew Yorkbelt maker
    5110Phoebe A.DaviswifefemalewhiteJul 184039married3300OhioNew YorkConnecticut
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    Died 5 May 1909  Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • cause of death: heart disease, enlarged liver, rheumatism
    • from the May 12, 1909 issue of the Linesville Herald:
      The funeral of James M. Davis was held Friday. The deceased passed away May 5, 1909, aged 66 years and 7 months. He had been ailing for months. He was born in York State. He came to Linesville with parents, Benjamin and Elizabeth Davis who moved from Kansas in 1858, but soon went to Indiana where he enlisted in the 17th Indiana Mounted Infantry Volunteers and re-enlisted serving four years and four months. He returned to Linesville and married Phoebe Stage who survives him. After a few years he went to Pawtucket, R.I.; from there he moved to Canada, thence to California, then to Richmond, Va., and came back to this place in 1903. Chaplain JW Plannett conducted the services at the house. The GAR escorted the bier and interment was made in the Linesville cemetery.
      HH Davis and Mrs. Serepta Johnson of Albion; Mrs. BF Oates and Mrs. Elizabeth Pattison, of Geneva, Ky.; AF Davis, of Boston, Mass., brothers and sisters. His father and one brother died in Civil War.
    Pennsylvania Death Certificate
    Pennsylvania Death Certificate
    James M. Davis
    Obituary of James M. Davis
    Obituary of James M. Davis
    brief notice that appeared in the May 12, 1909 issue of the Conneautville Courier
    Age 66 years 
    Buried 7 May 1909  Linesville Cemetery, Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Section W, Lot 3, Grave 8
    Davis, James M.
    Davis, James M.
    1842-1909
    Plot: Section W, Lot 3, Grave 8
    Person ID I10319  Local Families
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2019 

    Father Benjamin Davis,   b. 7 May 1816, Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1864, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Reynolds,   b. Abt 12 Oct 1818, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1883  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Married 4 Jul 1838  Camillus, Onondaga County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3728  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Phebe A. Stage,   b. Jun 1841, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1910, Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Married Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2001 
    Family ID F3747  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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