Gibson H. Davis

1909–1979 (Age 70)
New York, United States

The Life Summary of Gibson H.

When Gibson H. Davis was born in 1909, in New York, United States, his father, Eli N. Davis, was 30 and his mother, Grace B. Gibson, was 31. He lived in Chenango, New York, United States in 1920 and Pharsalia, Chenango, New York, United States in 1930. He died in 1979, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Eli N. Davis
Grace B. Gibson
Camilla G Davis
E Lilliam Davis
Gibson H. Davis
Luvan A Davis
Dorothy E Davis

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed
Age 0
Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York
Age 8
Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
Age 20
13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

Possible Related Names


Sources (6)

  • Gibson K Davis in household of Grace B Davis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gibson R Davis in household of Eli N Davis, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Gibson Davis in household of Eli N Davis, "United States Census, 1910"

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