DESCENDANTS OF EDWARD DAVIS

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                               Don Norman

 

1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Edward Davis was born in Georgetown VA about 1810 and died in Roane

County WV in April 1872.  He married Lydia Jenkins. Lydia died about

1841 and Edward married Christiana Strader.

    The Davis family moved to Roane County VA (WV) about 1858. Eward

served the Union in the Civil War in Co B 9th W.Va. Volunteer Infantry

from 1861 to 1865.

 

Children of Edward and Lydia (Jenkins) Davis.

 

  2.  (1). Martha                  b.c.     1835

 

  3.  (2). Mary                    b.c.     1837

 

  4.  (3). James S.                b.Mar 25 1839   d.Aug 31 1930

         m.Rachel Riddle  Feb 13 1858

         m.Sarah Miles 1909

 

 

4.JAMES S. DAVIS      1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    James S. "Sant" Davis, a son of Edward and Lydia (Jenkins) Davis,

was born in Harrison County VA (WV) March 25, 1839 and died in

Cleveland, Cuyahoga Conty Ohio August 31, 1930.  He moved to Roane

County with his father about 1858. He married Rachel Riddle in Roane

County February 15, 1858.  Rachel, a daughter of James Edgar and Effa

(Cunningham) Riddle, was born December 14, 1836 and died in Roane County

November 13, 1908.

    James served the Union in the Civil War in Co G 9th W.Va.

Volunteer Infantry from October 17, 1861 until he received a disability

discharge at Cedar Creek, VA October 18, 1864.

    James married Sarah Miles in Wood County WV December 28, 1909.

Sarah died April 9, 1926.

 

Children of James S. and Rachel (Riddle) Davis.

 

  5.  (1). Artemas                 b.Jan 17 1859   d.Mar  9 1901

         m.Sarah Weimer

 

  6.  (2). Mary F.                 b.Mar 14 1861   d.Feb 23 1936

         m.Edmond J. Reed

 

  7.  (3). James Edward            b.Jul 29 1865   d.Jan 27 1934

         m.Cora Nancy Peck Feb  3 1889

 

  8.  (4). Alvin Brown             b.Jul 26 1868   d.Jul 20 1906

         m.Lilly Roberts

         m.Lenora Campbell

 

  9.  (5). Cyrus Allen             b.Apr 27 1872   d.Jun 16 1957

         m.Mollie Hardman

         m.Effie Chancey

 

 10.  (6). Charles G.              b.Sep  2 1875   d.Jun 23 1957

         m.Edith ------

 

 

6.MARY F. DAVIS    4.JAMES S. DAVIS      1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Mary F. Davis, a daughter of James S. and Rachel (Riddle) Davis, was

born in Roane County WV March 14, 1861 and died there February 23, 1936.

She married Edmond J. Reed.

 

Children of Edmond J. and Mary F. (Davis) Reed.

 

 11.  (1). Germ

 

 12.  (2). Delphia

 

 13.  (3). son

 

 14.  (4). daughter

 

 

7.JAMES EDWARD DAVIS    4.JAMES S. DAVIS      1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    James Edward Davis, a son of James S. and Rachel (Riddle) Davis, was

born in Roane County WV July 29, 1865 and died in Summit County OH

January 27, 1934. He married Cora Nancy Peck in Roane County February 3,

1889. Cora, a daughter of Samuel and Ruth Minerva Peck, was born in

Roane County September 15, 1870 and died in Summit County May 17, 1939.

 

Children of James Edward and Cora Nancy (Peck) Davis.

 

 15.  (1). Odie A.                 b.Dec 25 1889   d.Jun 30 1909

 

 16.  (2). Stella N.               b.Jan 26 1892   d.Apr 12 1974

         m.Edward Means

 

 17.  (3). Florence D.             b.Jan 23 1894   d.Jun 26 1958

         m.Irwin Philip Keenan

 

 18.  (4). Greek Rachel            b.May 1 1896    d.SEp 25 1969

         m.Ammon C. Dunn

 

 19.  (5). Ruth Minerva            b.May 17 1898   d.Sep 21 1972

         m.Ira S. Scarbrough

 

 20.  (6). Samuel S.               b.Nov 18 1900   d.Nov 18 1900

 

 21.  (7). Edith Gail              b.Jan 17 1902   d.Aug 10 1985

         m.James Edward Montgomery

 

 22.  (8). Carl Jennings           b.Dec 14 1905   d,Jun  6 1966

         m.Ruth M. Burdette

 

 23.  (9). Frances

 

 24. (10). Edward Clifford         b.Aug 30 1910

         m.Helen Marie Frang Sep 23 1939

 

 

8.ALVIN BROWN DAVIS     4.JAMES S. DAVIS      1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Alvin Brown Davis, a son of James S. and Rachel (Riddle) Davis,

was born July 26, 1868 and died July 20, 1906. He married Lillie Mae

Roberts February 27, 1890.  Lillie, a daughter of Simon and Elizabeth

(Hickel) Roberts, was born in Roane County March 15, 1871 and died

June 6, 1967.  Apparently the couple divorced.  Lillie married

Archibald Vance July 5, 1896 and Alvin married Lenora Campbell.

 

Children of Alvin Brown and Lillie Mae (Roberts) Davis.

 

 25.  (1). Alice                   b.Jan 14 1892

         m.Mike Neufer

         m.O.W. Smith

 

 

9.CYRUS ALLEN DAVIS    4.JAMES S. DAVIS      1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Cyrus Allen Davis, a son of James S. and Rachel (Riddle) Davis, was

born in Roane County WV April 27, 1872 and died June 16, 1957. His first

wife was Mollie Hardman. His second wife was Effie Chancey. Effie, a

daughter of Calvary and Rosa Mae Chancey, was born in 1887 and died in

1957.

 

Children of Cyrus Allen Davis.

 

 26.  (1). Paul

 

 27.  (2). Joanne

 

 28.  (3). Erma

         m.---- Fouse

 

 29.  (4). Harold

 

 30.  (5). June

 

 31.  (6). Naomi

         m.----- Giffen

 

10.CHARLES G. DAVIS    4.JAMES S. DAVIS      1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Charles G. Davis, a son of James S. and Rachel (Riddle) Davis, was

born in Roane County WV September 2, 1875 and died in Lake County OH

June 23, 1957. He married Edith ------.

 

Children of Charles G. and Edith Davis.

 

 32.  (1). Milford

 

 33.  (2). Helen

         m.------ Hanks

 

 

16.STELLA N. DAVIS    7.JAMES EDWARD DAVIS    4.JAMES S. DAVIS

1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Stella N. Davis, a daughter of James Edward and Cora Nancy (Peck)

Davis, was born in Roane County WV January 25, 1892 and died in Colorado

April 12, 1974. She married Edward Means.

 

Children of Edward and Stella N. (Davis) Means.

 

 34.  (1). Edward

 

 35.  (2). Lyle

 

 36.  (3). Russell

 

 37.  (4). George

 

 38.  (5). Dillon

 

 

17.FLORENCE D. DAVIS    7.JAMES EDWARD DAVIS    4.JAMES S. DAVIS     

1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Florence D. Davis, a daughter of James Edward and Cora Nancy (Peck)

Davis, was born in Roane County WV January 23, 1894 and died in Summit

County OH June 26, 1958. She married Irwin Philip Keenan.

 

Children of Irwin Philip and Florence D. (Davis) Keenan.

 

 39.  (1). Warren                  b.Mar  9 1921   d.Aug  2 1991

         m.?

         m.Evelyn ------

 

18.GREEK RACHEL DAVIS    7.JAMES EDWARD DAVIS    4.JAMES S. DAVIS     

1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Greek Rachel Davis, a daughter of James Edward and Cora Nancy (Peck)

Davis, was born in Roane County WV May 1, 1896 and died in Summit County

OH September 25, 1969. She married Ammon C. Dunn.

 

Children of Ammon C. and Greek Rachel (Davis) Dunn.

 

 40.  (1). Aileen

         m.Marvin Chrisp

 

 41.  (2). Janell

         m.Bob Turner

         m.Tom Kaneck

 

19.RUTH MINERVA DAVIS    7.JAMES EDWARD DAVIS    4.JAMES S. DAVIS     

1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Ruth Minerva Davis, a daughter of James Edward and Cora Nancy (Peck)

Davis, was born May 17, 1898 and died September 21, 1972. She married

Ira S. Scarbrough.

 

Children of Ira S. and Ruth Mineva (Davis) Scarbrough.

 

 42.  (1). Dortohy

 

 43.  (2). LaVerne

         m.Art Smith

 

21.EDITH GAIL DAVIS    7.JAMES EDWARD DAVIS    4.JAMES S. DAVIS

1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Edith Gail Davis, a daughter of James Edward and Cora Nancy (Peck)

Davis, was born in Roane County WV January 17, 1902 and died in Hudson,

FL August 10, 1985. She married James Edward Montgomery.

 

Children of James Edward and Edith Gail (Davis) Montgomery.

 

 44.  (1). James                   b.Jul  8 1927

         m.Ann Theis

         m.Lonnie Sue Anderson

 

 45.  (2). Wanda Lou

         m.Thomas Wiley

 

 

22.CARL JENNINGS DAVIS    7.JAMES EDWARD DAVIS    4.JAMES S. DAVIS

1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Carl Jennings Davis, a son of James Edward and Cora Nancy (Peck)

Davis, was born in Roane County WV December 14, 1905 and died in Summit

County OH June 6, 1966. He married Ruth M. Burdette.

 

Children of Carl Jennings and Ruth M. (Burdette) Davis.

 

 46.  (1). Richard

         m.Arlene ----

 

 

24.EDWARD CLIFFORD DAVIS    7.JAMES EDWARD DAVIS    4.JAMES S. DAVIS     

1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Edward Clifford Davis, a son of James Edward and Cora Nancy (Peck)

Davis, was born in Roane County WV August 30, 1910. He married Helen

Marie Frang in Summit County OH September 23, 1939.

 

Children of Edward Clifford and Helen Marie (Frang) Davis.

 

 47.  (1). Carol Marie             b.Jul  1 1947

         m.Donald O'Born Sep 23 1968

 

 48.  (2). Edward Clifford Jr.     b.May 27 1951

         m.Diane Mary Musser Jun 9 1979

 

 

47.CAROL MARIE DAVIS    24.EDWARD CLIFFORD DAVIS    7.JAMES EDWARD DAVIS

   4.JAMES S. DAVIS      1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Carol Marie Davis, a daughter of Edward Clifford and Helen Marie

(Frang) Davis, was born in Summit County OH July 1, 1947. She married

Donald Noel O'Born in Summit County September 23, 1968.

 

Children of Donald Noel and Carol Marie (Davis) O'Born.

 

 49.  (1). Megan Moreen            b.Oct 11 1970

         m.Peter Eugene Miller May 17 1979

 

 50.  (2). Joshua Stone            b.Jun  8 1973

         m.Dawn Michelle Azzarito Dec 22 1995

 

48.EDWARD CLIFFORD DAVIS JR.    24.EDWARD CLIFFORD DAVIS    7.JAMES

EDWARD DAVIS    4.JAMES S. DAVIS      1.EDWARD DAVIS

 

    Edward Clifford Davis Jr., a son of Edward Clifford and Helen Marie

(Frang) Davis, was born in Summit County OH May 27, 1951. He married

Diane Mary Musser in Summit County June 9, 1979.

 

Children of Edward Clifford Jr. and Diane Mary (Musser) Davis.

 

 51.  (1). Lori Nicole             b.Feb 23 1984

 

 52.  (2). Michael James           b.Aug 12 1985

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

O'Born, Carol Marie (Davis), "The Descendants of Edward Davis"

"Roane County WV Family History 1989" pp.132,133,290, 295