David Reese Davis II

24 January 1910–22 September 1981 (Age 71)
Soda Springs, Bannock, Idaho, United States

The Life of David Reese

When David Reese Davis II was born on 24 January 1910, in Soda Springs, Bannock, Idaho, United States, his father, Albert Clark Davis, was 36 and his mother, Laura Melissa Hopkins, was 33. He married Mary Elizabeth McNabb on 21 September 1932, in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Utah, United States in 1930 and Tyhee Election Precinct, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 22 September 1981, at the age of 71, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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David Reese Davis II
Mary Elizabeth McNabb
Marriage: 21 September 1932
David Reese Davis III
James Robert Davis

Spouse and Children

21 September 1932
Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States


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World Events (8)

1911 · The Salt Lake International Airport

Age 1

The Salt Lake International Airport starts its history as a small airfield. It slowly grew until Charles Lindbergh visited that area. After his visit, the airfield changed into a Municipal Airport and started being a hub for most flights from New York to California. After World War II, the airport turned into an international hub for most flights in the Mountain West. In recent history, It sees around 30 million travelers each year and continues to grow in popularity by the local residents.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Age 19

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • David Reece Davis in household of Albert Clark Davis, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Reese Davis, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Reese D Davis in household of Albert C Davis, "United States Census, 1910"

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