Robert E Davis

1925–20 July 1996 (Age 71)
New York, United States

The Life of Robert E

When Robert E Davis was born in 1925, in New York, United States, his father, Harold Davis, was 31 and his mother, Anna May Hectus, was 28. He lived in Ilion, German Flatts, Herkimer, New York, United States in 1940. He died on 20 July 1996, in Herkimer, New York, United States, at the age of 71.

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Harold Davis
Anna May Hectus
Dorothy M Davis
Robert E Davis

Parents and Siblings

    Harold Davis


    Anna May Hectus




World Events (8)


Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 4

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.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 19

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert E Davis in household of Harold E Davis, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Robert E Davis in household of Harold E Davis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Robert E Davis, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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