Jesemine Davis

1876–
Indiana, United States

The Life of Jesemine

When Jesemine Davis was born in 1876, in Indiana, United States, her father, Charles Daniel Davis, was 28 and her mother, Ella May Bacon, was 22.

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Family Time Line

Charles Daniel Davis
1848–1930
Ella May Bacon
1854–1916
Jesemine Davis
1876–
Chester A Davis
1880–1937
Davis
1886–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (3)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 0

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.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 0

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 30

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Jesemine Davis in household of Charles D Davis, "United States Census, 1880"

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