Alvi Talmage Davis

April 1874–8 December 1953 (Age 79)
Marshfield, Washington, Vermont, United States

The Life of Alvi Talmage

When Alvi Talmage Davis was born in April 1874, in Marshfield, Washington, Vermont, United States, his father, George O Davis, was 47 and his mother, Sybil M Grant, was 29. He married Maud Ethelyn McWain on 12 June 1895, in Marshfield, Washington, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 8 December 1953, in Marshfield, Washington, Vermont, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Rochester, Windsor, Vermont, United States.

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Alvi Talmage Davis
Maud Ethelyn McWain
Marriage: 12 June 1895
Ruby Esther Davis
George Edgar Davis

Spouse and Children

12 June 1895
Marshfield, Washington, Vermont, United States



    George Edgar Davis


Parents and Siblings


    Sybil M Grant




World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 1

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alvi T Davis in household of George O Davis, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Alvi T Davis, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alvi T Davis, "United States Census, 1920"

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