Davis and Deyoe Family History

The Genealogy of Lester and Eleanor Davis

Cornelius William DAVIS

Cornelius William DAVIS

Male 1868 - 1923  (55 years)

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  • Name Cornelius William DAVIS  [1
    Born 6 Feb 1868  Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Sep 1923  Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 22 Sep 1923  Brentwood, Prince George's County, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I364  Davis-Deyoe
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2014 

    Father James N. W. DAVIS,   b. Abt 1831, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1898, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Mother Martha Ellen CRAIG,   b. 21 Aug 1840, Georgetown, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1908, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 14 Dec 1858  Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F114  Group Sheet

    Family Lula Lavinia HARPER,   b. 25 Apr 1873, Georgetown, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1956, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 28 Apr 1892  Georgetown, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Cornelius William Davis and Lula Lavinia Harper were married at the Christ Church in Georgetown, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA.
    Children 
     1. Leroy Franklin DAVIS,   b. 18 Feb 1893 or 29 Feb 1893, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1953, Lakewood, Ocean County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. William Earle DAVIS,   b. 20 Mar 1894, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1965, McLean, Fairfax County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +3. Elsie Virginia DAVIS,   b. 13 Sep 1896, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1986, Frederick County, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +4. Ralph James DAVIS, Sr.,   b. 30 Sep 1898, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1934, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
    +5. Lester Benjamin DAVIS,   b. 7 Dec 1900, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1934, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
    +6. Thelma Martha DAVIS,   b. 15 Apr 1901, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1987, Arlington County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2014 
    Family ID F137  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Feb 1868 - Washington, District of Columbia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Apr 1892 - Georgetown, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Sep 1923 - Washington, District of Columbia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 22 Sep 1923 - Brentwood, Prince George's County, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Cornelius Davis
    Cornelius Davis
    This is the only photograph that I have of Cornelius Davis. This photo was taken in Clarendon, Arlington County, Virginia, USA in 1920.

    Headstones
    Burial place for Cornelius William Davis
    Burial place for Cornelius William Davis
    Interred in Fort Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, Prince George's County, Maryland, USA

    Histories
    CORNELIUS W. DAVIS and LULU LAVINIA HARPER wedding announcement
    CORNELIUS W. DAVIS and LULU LAVINIA HARPER wedding announcement
    This marriage info is taken from the wedding announcement and an article in the Washington Post (I think) dated April 29, 1892.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1045] US Census - 1870 Federal Census, Georgetown, Washington, District of Columbia, USA, page 552., US Census, (National Archives).

    2. [S38] Death Record - Death Certificate #280604, Washington, District of Columbia.

    3. [S228] Marriage Record - Marriage Register, Christ Episcopal Church, Georgetwon, Washington, District of Columbia, USA, page 139..


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