George Henderson Davis

31 March 1865–10 October 1914 (Age 49)
Bethlehem Township, Henry, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of George Henderson

When George Henderson Davis was born on 31 March 1865, in Bethlehem Township, Henry, Missouri, United States, his father, Cyrus Davis, was 42 and his mother, Eliza Jane James, was 22. He died on 10 October 1914, in Bethlehem Township, Henry, Missouri, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Henry, Missouri, United States.

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Cyrus Davis
Eliza Jane James
George Henderson Davis
Charles M. Davis
Jefferson S. Davis
Ira Lee Davis
Willis F Davis
Reid Albert Davis
Rosie Euala Davis
Ida Bessie Davis

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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
Age 1
The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
Age 2
This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 16
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (4)

  • George H Davis in household of Cyrus Davis, "United States Census, 1880"
  • George H Davis in household of Eliza J Davis, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George Henderson Davis in the Web: Missouri, Death Certificates, 1910-1962

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