Hannah Jane Davis

12 January 1858–10 October 1931 (Age 73)
Carroll, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Hannah Jane

When Hannah Jane Davis was born on 12 January 1858, in Carroll, Missouri, United States, her father, George Archibald Davis, was 37 and her mother, Elizabeth Hall, was 33. She married Moses Richard Clark on 9 September 1876, in Lakeview, Lake, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Harney, Harney, Oregon, United States in 1900 and Drewsey, Harney, Oregon, United States for about 20 years. She died on 10 October 1931, in Burns, Harney, Oregon, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Drewsey Cemetery, Drewsey, Harney, Oregon, United States.

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Moses Richard Clark
Hannah Jane Davis
Marriage: 9 September 1876
Maude Ethel Clark
Harry Romine Clark

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World Events (8)

Age 5
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
Age 16
Historical Boundaries 1874: Lake, Oregon, United States
Age 22
Historical Boundaries 1880: Grant, Oregon, United States; 1889: Harney, Oregon, United States

Name Meaning

(1997: 354880;2007: 790284; 2010: 1116357)English and Welsh: patronymic meaning ‘Dafydd's (son)’, equivalent to Welsh ap Dafydd, the Welsh form of David . The spelling Davis is more typical in southwestern England northwards as far as Lancashire, where the frequency of the surname largely reflects Welsh migration, but may sometimes represent a native English surname based on Davy (compare Davies ). Davis (including in the sense 2 below) is the eighth most frequent surname in the US. It is also very common among African Americans.Irish and Scottish: adopted for Gaelic Mac Daibhéid ‘son of David’; see McDevitt . Compare Davies .

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

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Sources (11)

  • Jame in entry for Maud Ethel Chalfant, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Jane Clark, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Hannah Davis in entry for Howard B Chalfant and M Ethel Bartlett, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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