Cecil A Davis

26 May 1893–13 September 1975 (Age 82)
Kalamo, Eaton, Michigan, United States

The Life of Cecil A

When Cecil A Davis was born on 26 May 1893, in Kalamo, Eaton, Michigan, United States, his father, John F Davis, was 25 and his mother, Colie Estelle Brooks, was 22. He married Josephine E Satterly on 29 May 1918, in Calhoun, Michigan, United States. He lived in Blue Lake Township, Muskegon, Michigan, United States in 1910 and Pennfield, Calhoun, Michigan, United States in 1920. He died on 13 September 1975, at the age of 82, and was buried in Wilcox Cemetery, Nashville, Barry, Michigan, United States.

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Cecil A Davis
Josephine E Satterly
Marriage: 29 May 1918

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    Josephine E Satterly


29 May 1918
Calhoun, Michigan, United States

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World Events (8)

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.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 10

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cecil Davis, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cicle Davis in household of F John Davis, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Cecil Davis in household of John F Davis, "United States Census, 1910"

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