James William Davis (1917 - 1989)

James William Davis
1917 - 1989
updated February 06, 2019
James William Davis, father to 7 children, was born on August 25, 1917 in Elsey, Missouri. He was born to Clarence Albert Davis and Lola Artie (Pendergrass) Davis, with sibling Lillie. James's partner was Leona Anna Belle (Stamps) Davis, and they gave birth to James Richard Davis, Phillis Ann Davis (Busby), DeEtta Rose Davis, Delores Jean Davis (Carpenter), Sandra Lou Davis, Joseph Lee Davis, and Clarence Allison Davis. He died on July 11, 1989 in Albany, Oregon at 71 years old. We know that James William Davis had been residing in Raeford, Hoke County, North Carolina 28376.

Find A Grave Memorial # 88429237

My Father and Mother have 7 children
1.) Phillis Ann Davis (Busby)
2.) Clarence Allison Davis (Alan)
3.) DeEtta Rose Davis (Dee)
4.) Sandra Lou Davis
5.) Delores Jean Davis (Carpenter)
6.) James Richard Davis (Richard)
7.) Joseph Lee Davis (Joe)
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James William Davis
Most commonly known name
Male
Gender
James
First name
William
Middle name
Davis
Last name(s)
Unknown
Nickname(s) or aliases
Raeford, Hoke County, North Carolina 28376
Last known residence
James Davis was born on in Elsey, Stone County, Missouri United States 65656
Birth
James Davis died on in Albany, Linn County, Oregon United States
Death
James Davis was born on in Elsey, Stone County, Missouri United States 65656
James Davis died on in Albany, Linn County, Oregon United States
Birth
Death
massive heart attack
Cause of death
at Twin Oaks Memorial Gardens, in Linn County, Oregon United States
Burial / Funeral

Ethnicity & Lineage

Cherokee

Nationality & Locations Lived

U.S.A.

Religion

non denominational

Education

G.E.D.

Professions

Handyman, jack of all trades

Personal Life & Organizations

Eagles - odd fellows

Military Service

C.C.C. (Civilian Conservation Corps) 1934-36

Average Age

Life Expectancy

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James William Davis Family Tree

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Parents:

Jan 7, 1892 - Nov 14, 1954
Jan 1, 1891 - Nov 11, 1972

Siblings:

Jul 4, 1913 - May 16, 1990

Relationships:

Spouse:

Feb 11, 1925 - Mar 1, 2001

Children:

Aug 27, 1951 - Unknown
Feb 2, 1942 - Unknown
Jan 14, 1946 - Unknown
Jul 5, 1950 - Unknown
Sep 29, 1947 - Unknown
Jan 3, 1955 - Unknown
Jan 1, 1944 - Jan 16, 2002

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1917 - 1989 World Events

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In 1917, in the year that James William Davis was born, the NHL (National Hockey League) was established as a response to the demise of the National Hockey Association (NHA). The first superstar of the League was "Phantom" Joe Malone of the Montreal Canadiens, a leading scorer with records that still stand. The Canadiens won the NHL championship over the Senators.

In 1929, when he was just 12 years old, American Samoa officially became a U.S. territory. Although a part of the United States since 1900, the Ratification Act of 1929 vested "all civil, judicial, and military powers in the President of the United States of America".

In 1953, James was 36 years old when on July 27th, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed. The Armistice was to last until "a final peaceful settlement is achieved". No peaceful settlement has ever been agreed upon.

In 1977, at the age of 60 years old, James was alive when on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

In 1989, in the year of James William Davis's passing, on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

Other Biographies

Other James Davises

Jun 4, 1899 - Aug 29, 1973
Unknown - Unknown
1836 - Aug 22, 1904
1809 - August 1907
Dec 7, 1940 - Unknown
January 1831 - Feb 9, 1921
Feb 25, 1924 - Feb 10, 1982
1973 - Unknown
Nov 12, 1996 - Unknown
May 19, 1972 - Unknown
May 12, 1953 - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
Sep 19, 1951 - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
Mar 12, 1947 - c. Feb 20, 2009
Aug 27, 1951 - Unknown
c. 1898 - Apr 22, 1918
c. 1904 - Aug 15, 1946

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Nov 5, 1911 - July 1987
Dec 4, 1902 - Feb 3, 1989
Apr 2, 1915 - Dec 1, 2002
Jun 19, 1916 - April 1983
Aug 11, 1894 - January 1969
Jul 1, 1907 - June 1982
Jan 11, 1898 - October 1970
Oct 15, 1908 - September 1966
Jan 7, 1912 - June 1971
May 29, 1918 - Mar 22, 1999
Feb 20, 1916 - Oct 2, 1993
Nov 7, 1906 - Nov 29, 1991
Oct 26, 1892 - November 1966
Feb 8, 1914 - March 1985
Aug 14, 1916 - Oct 14, 1996
Oct 7, 1912 - Dec 29, 2000
Apr 16, 1903 - Mar 17, 1988
Aug 27, 1911 - September 1966
Sep 8, 1894 - August 1985
Jan 8, 1918 - July 1969

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Apr 13, 1912 - Jan 3, 1993
Feb 1, 1910 - March 1964
Aug 3, 1911 - Jan 8, 1992
Nov 2, 1893 - February 1981
Oct 20, 1907 - Nov 10, 1991
Nov 11, 1909 - February 1995
May 31, 1916 - Jan 2, 2003
Jun 15, 1906 - Jan 19, 1994
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Sep 20, 1895 - May 1987
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