Olive Davis

11 April 1893–25 August 1980 (Age 87)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Olive

When Olive Davis was born on 11 April 1893, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States, her father, David Franklin Davis Sr., was 35 and her mother, Martha Musser Sheets, was 31. She married LeGrand Robbins on 3 October 1942, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She lived in World for about 20 years. She died on 25 August 1980, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

LeGrand Robbins
1872–1947
Olive Davis
1893–1980
Marriage: 3 October 1942

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 October 1942
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1894 · The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed.

Age 1

The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed. - A precursor society to FamilySearch, the GSU was organized on November 13,1894, in the Church Historian's Office of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

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 (3)

  • Olive Davis in household of Martha M Sheets Davis, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Olive Davis in household of Martha M Sheets Davis, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Olive Davis Robbins, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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