Joel Redwine Davis

10 November 1862–18 January 1896 (Age 33)
Gibson, Indiana, United States

The Life of Joel Redwine

When Joel Redwine Davis was born on 10 November 1862, in Gibson, Indiana, United States, his father, Joel Redwine Davis, was 50 and his mother, Winifred Malinda Williams, was 45. He married Ada Jane Alcorn on 11 December 1889, in Gibson, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Montgomery Township, Gibson, Indiana, United States in 1870 and Robb Township, Posey, Indiana, United States in 1880. He died on 18 January 1896, in Gibson, Indiana, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Owensville, Montgomery Township, Gibson, Indiana, United States.

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Joel Redwine Davis
Ada Jane Alcorn
Marriage: 11 December 1889
William Hunter Davis

Spouse and Children

11 December 1889
Gibson, Indiana, United States


    William Hunter Davis


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 1

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 10

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Joel Davis in household of Malinde Davis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Joel R Davis in household of Alfred Garten, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Joel K Davis, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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