23 October 1827–8 August 1907 (Age 79)
Missouri, United States
When Richard Henderson Davis was born on 23 October 1827, in Missouri, United States, his father, John B. Davis, was 30 and his mother, Dicey Benefield, was 24. He married Viola A. Gillum on 16 November 1884, in Pope, Crawford, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Wilson, Pope, Arkansas, United States in 1880 and Convenience Township, Pope, Arkansas, United States in 1900. He died on 8 August 1907, in Atkins, Pope, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Pope, Crawford, Arkansas, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
R.H.Davis was born in southeastern Missouri on October 23, 1827. His father brought him to Arkansas when he was ten years old. At that time the county was thinly settled. School advantages were very m …