Reed William Davis

10 May 1906–2 February 1939 (Age 32)
Basalt, Bingham, Idaho, United States

The Life Summary of Reed William

When Reed William Davis was born on 10 May 1906, in Basalt, Bingham, Idaho, United States, his father, Nofear Davis, was 40 and his mother, Signe Aurora Jacobson, was 34. He married Ruth Luella Malin on 11 August 1932, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 2 February 1939, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Reed William Davis
Ruth Luella Malin
Marriage: 11 August 1932
Lois Patricia Davis
Barbara Davis

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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections
Age 1
The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1908 · The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot
Age 2
Being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot dates to the more prosperous era in the history of American railroad travel. Originally called the Union Station, it was jointly constructed by the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroads and the Oregon Short Line. The platforms behind the station ran north-to-south, parallel to the first main line built in the Salt Lake Valley. When Amtrak was formed in 1971, it took over the passenger services at the station, but all trains were moved to the Rio Grande station after it joined Amtrak. In January 2006, The Depot was opened as a shopping center that housed shops, restaurants and music venues.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 10
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (17)

  • Reed William Davis, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Reed W Daves in household of Orson P Daves, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Reed Davis in household of Nofear Davis, "United States Census, 1910"

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