|Name} Davis, Samuel||Family History} Olson|
|Title}||Race} White||Sex} Male|
|Birth: Date} Fam 6 Jan 1843||Place} King Twp., York, Ontario|
|Marr.: Date} Cir April 1869||Place} , , Ontario (Link)|
|Death: Date} Exa 2 May 1914||Place} Minneapolis, Ottawa, Kansas|
|Burial: Date} Exa 4 May 1914||Place} Highland Cemetery, Minneapolis, Ottawa, Kansas|
|Grave Marker} Yes||
|Parents: } Parents not traced |
Relationship No.} None
|1st Household No.} 118 = Concord Twp., Ottawa, Kansas|
| Occupation 1} Farmer |
Total Number of} 1
|Notes: Samuel Davis was born 6 Jan 1843, probably in King Township, York County, Ontario.
Nothing more is known about him, except that he had a brother. He married
Mary Detwiller in April 1869. The couple moved to Illinois, then Kansas for two
years, then back to Illinois. He is finally found in the U.S. census records in
1880. He and Mary were living in Concord Township, Ottawa, Kansas.
He was listed as a farmer. Living with them was a nephew, Lewis Davis, age 9.|
About 1895, Samuel and Mary moved to North Dakota, farming in Tyrol Township, Griggs County. Farming nearby was his brother-in-law Henry Detwiller. About 1906 Samuel and Mary moved back to Kansas, settling in Minneapolis, Ottawa County. In the 1910 U.S. census, they were living on Sheridan Street.
Samuel died 2 May 1914. Funeral services were held at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Minneapolis, the Rev. Chas W. Seville presiding. He was buried in Highland Cemetery, Minneapolis, Kansas.
|Time of Birth}||Time of Death}||Fraternal/Social}|
|Confirm. Date}||Photos} None|
|Immigr'n Date} Cir 1869/1870||Port} Canadian border|
|Education: Grade} or Top 2 Degrees}|
|Military: Service} for the State of}|
Cause of Death}
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