George W. Davis

about 1852–18 July 1921 (Age 69)
Christian Co., Ky.

The Life of George W.

When George W. Davis was born about 1852, his father, Earl Washington Davis, was 27 and his mother, Mary Ann Adkins, was 27. He married Lucy A. Clark on 26 November 1873, in Christian, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Magisterial District 2 Farmers, Rowan, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Magisterial District 1 Morehead, Rowan, Kentucky, United States in 1900. He died on 18 July 1921, in Webster, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 69.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

George W. Davis
Lucy A. Clark
Marriage: 26 November 1873
Mamey Davis

Spouse and Children


    Lucy A. Clark


26 November 1873
Christian, Kentucky, United States


    Mamey Davis


Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 9

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 20

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • G W Davis in household of E W Davis, "United States Census, 1860"
  • George W Davis in household of Earl W Davis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George Davis, "United States Census, 1900"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.