Camilla Davis

29 December 1893–22 March 1985 (Age 91)
Coffee, Alabama, United States

The Life of Camilla

When Camilla Davis was born on 29 December 1893, in Coffee, Alabama, United States, her father, Robert Lee Davis, was 24 and her mother, Miriam Roberta Tomocklee Phillips, was 20. She married Alexander Lloyd Pate on 29 December 1910, in Holmes, Florida, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 22 March 1985, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Lloyd Pate
1893–1972
Camilla Davis
1893–1985
Marriage: 29 December 1910
Jewell Pate
1919–
Horace Pate
–1992
Myrtle Pate
–1993
Lee Roy Pate
1925–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 December 1910
Holmes, Florida, United States
children

(4)

    Jewell Pate

    Female1919–Female

    Lee Roy Pate

    Male1925–Male

    Male–1992Male

    Female–1993Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Mary Etta Davis

    Female1892–Female

    Female1893–1985Female

    Eula Davis

    Female1896–Female

    Essie Davis

    Female1898–Female

    Female1901–1982Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 2

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
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.
1917

Age 24

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Camilla Davis in household of Robert Davis, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Camella Davis in entry for Lee Roy Pate and Katherine Barentine, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Camella Davis in entry for Lee Roy Pate and Katherine Barentine, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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