Marie Lois Davis

1892–1966 (Age 73)
Greenville, Clay, Iowa, United States

The Life of Marie Lois

When Marie Lois Davis was born on 9 September 1892, in Greenville, Clay, Iowa, United States, her father, Jesse Alva Davis, was 25 and her mother, Ida Ruth Moore, was 29. She married James Guy Willoughby about 1912. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Orange, Orange, California, United States in 1930 and Orange Judicial Township, Orange, California, United States in 1940. She died on 18 March 1966, at the age of 73, and was buried in Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States.

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James Guy Willoughby
Marie Lois Davis
Marriage: about 1912
Wilma Irene Willoughby
Ivan Keith Willoughby
Nettie Marie Willoughby

Spouse and Children

about 1912


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 14

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 20

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marie L Davis in household of Jesse A Davis, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Marie L Willoughby in household of James C Willoughby, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marie Willoughby in household of J G Willoughby, "United States Census, 1920"

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