Roy Roosevelt Davis

23 August 1907–3 September 1968 (Age 61)
Forneys Creek Township, Swain, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Roy Roosevelt

When Roy Roosevelt Davis was born on 23 August 1907, in Forneys Creek Township, Swain, North Carolina, United States, his father, David Rollins Davis, was 50 and his mother, Mary Jane Rose, was 46. He married Ada Elizabeth Proctor from 1925 to 1926, in Swain, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 3 September 1968, in Springfield, Lane, Oregon, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Springfield, Lane, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roy Roosevelt Davis
1907–1968
Ada Elizabeth Proctor
1911–1982
Marriage: from 1925 to 1926
Christine Velvet Davis
1927–2010
Alma Lee Davis
1930–1991
Clifford Davis
1933–1935
Janavie Davis
1935–2007
Shiffley Davis
1938–
Cecil Davis
1940–2010
Billy Davis
1944–
Bobby Davis
1944–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
from 1925 to 1926
Swain, North Carolina, United States
children

(8)

    Christine Velvet Davis

    Female1927–2010Female

    Alma Lee Davis

    Female1930–1991Female

    Clifford Davis

    Male1933–1935Male

    Janavie Davis

    Female1935–2007Female

    Shiffley Davis

    Male1938–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1911 · First U.S. Primary Elections Held

Age 4

The first U.S. primary elections were held in Oregon in 1911. 
1927

Age 20

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ray R Rabin in household of David Rabin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Roy R Davis, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Roy R Davis, "United States Census, 1930"

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