Marie Davis

6 April 1918–9 September 1985 (Age 67)
Parker, Fremont, Idaho, United States

The Life of Marie

When Marie Davis was born on 6 April 1918, in Parker, Fremont, Idaho, United States, her father, Samuel Friel Davis, was 25 and her mother, Temperance Mason, was 25. She married Lewis Eugene Wells on 24 November 1939. She lived in Gandy, Millard, Utah, United States in 1930 and Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States in 1940. She died on 9 September 1985, at the age of 67, and was buried in Melba, Canyon, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lewis Eugene Wells
Marie Davis
Marriage: 24 November 1939

Spouse and Children

24 November 1939
Temple, St George, Utah

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 3

Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 19

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marie D Wells in household of Louis E Wells, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Maria Davis in household of Samuel Davis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marie Davis in household of Samuel F Davis, "United States Census, 1920"

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