Davis Morell Chalker

1854–1938 (Age 84)
Southington, Trumbull, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Davis Morell

When Davis Morell Chalker was born in 1854, in Southington, Trumbull, Ohio, United States, his father, Daniel Chalker, was 35 and his mother, Caroline Donaldson, was 30. He married Mary S Cardwell on 7 December 1912, in Mahoning, Ohio, United States. He lived in Southington Township, Trumbull, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Saint Petersburg, Pinellas, Florida, United States in 1920. He died in 1938, in Pinellas, Florida, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Saint Petersburg, Pinellas, Florida, United States.

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Davis Morell Chalker
1854–1938
Mary S Cardwell
1860–1939
Marriage: 7 December 1912

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 December 1912Mahoning, Ohio, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
    Age 6
    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
    1863
    Age 9
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 22
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    English (Dorset and Somerset): from an agent derivative of Old English (ge)cealcian ‘to whiten’, an occupational name denoting a whitewasher, or, in areas adjacent to chalk uplands, a topographic name for a dweller on the chalk.

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

    Sources (11)

    • David M Chalkes, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Davis M. Chalker, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • David M. Chalker in entry for Mary C. Chalker, "Florida Deaths, 1877-1939"

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