Robert Kirby Davis

13 August 1870–3 May 1938 (Age 67)
Panaca, Lincoln, Nevada, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Kirby

When Robert Kirby Davis was born on 13 August 1870, in Panaca, Lincoln, Nevada, United States, his father, James Bailey Davis, was 43 and his mother, Catherine Kirby, was 39. He married Maud Merretta Miles on 12 May 1896. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Castle Dale, Emery, Utah, United States in 1900 and Orangeville, Emery, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He died on 3 May 1938, in Price, Carbon, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Orangeville, Emery, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Kirby Davis
Maud Merretta Miles
Marriage: 12 May 1896
Ray Davis
Robert Glen Davis
Lillie Davis
Freddie Davis
Sylvia Davis
Reva Davis
Zella Davis
Miles Bailey Davis
Marjorie Davis

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park
Age 2
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.
1872 · The Amnesty Act
Age 2
A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 20
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (44)

  • Robert Davis, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Robert Davis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Robert Davis in household of James B Davis, "United States Census, 1880"

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