Myrtle Davis (1877 - 1973)

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Myrtle Davis
1877 - 1973
updated February 06, 2019
Myrtle Davis was born on February 11, 1877. She died on June 15, 1973 at 96 years old. We know that Myrtle Davis had been residing in Medford, Grant County, Oklahoma.


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Myrtle Davis died on June 15, 1973 at 96 years of age. She was born on February 11, 1877. We are unaware of information about Myrtle's family or relationships. We know that Myrtle Davis had been residing in Medford, Grant County, Oklahoma.
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In 1877, in the year that Myrtle Davis was born, on July 14th, strikes and resulting riots began at the Baltimore and Ohio (B&O) Railroad. A sympathy strike and rioting began in Pittsburgh and a worker's rebellion began in St. Louis, then spread to other cities. 100 people were killed before the strikes ended when President Rutherford B. Hayes sent federal troops to each of the cities involved.

In 1896, when she was 19 years old, on January 28th, the first ticket for speeding - called "furious driving" - was issued. Walter Arnold of Kent England was fined 1 shilling plus costs - for going 8 mph. The speed limit was 2 mph.

In 1953, she was 76 years old when on January 20th, Dwight D. Eisenhower became the 34th President of the United States. Formerly the 1st Supreme Allied Commander Europe in World War II, Eisenhower had never previously held a political office.

In 1961, by the time she was 84 years old, on January 20th, John F. Kennedy became the 35th President of the United States. He had previously been a U.S. Senator and a Congressman, both from the state of Massachusetts, as well as a Naval lieutenant in World War II.

In 1973, in the year of Myrtle Davis's passing, in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

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Other Myrtle Davises

Myrtle L Davis
Born: around 1923
Georgia, United States
Myrtle E Davis
Born: around 1908
New York, United States
Myrtle Moreland Davis
Died: 1920
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Myrtle Mary Davis
1893 - 1977
Ballarat, Australia
Myrtle Mavinia Davis
Jun 23, 1895 - October 1975
Baltimore, Maryland
Myrtle Elvena Davis
1896 - 1974
Heidelberg, Australia
Myrtle Storrie Davis
1890 - 1974
Collingwood, Australia
Myrtle Wilson Davis

Collingwood, Australia
Myrtle Unita Davis
1892 - 1963
Phil, Australia
Myrtle Gullock Davis

Ballarat, Australia
Myrtle Mary Davis
1894 - 1960
Heidelberg, Australia
Myrtle Vera Davis
1893 - 1939
Fitzroy, Australia
Myrtle Margaret Davis
1910 - 1933
Essdon N, Australia
Myrtle Attwood Davis
1893 - 1932
Spol, Australia
Myrtle Isabel Davis
1907 - 1930
Carl C, Australia
Myrtle Hutchinson Davis

Arm, Australia

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Mabel Davis
Mar 26, 1904 - April 1981
Cherokee, Oklahoma
David A Davis
Oct 13, 1955 - Nov 23, 2009
Tuttle, OK
Kenneth Davis
May 4, 1950 - January 1991
William B Davis
Feb 16, 1948 - Aug 2, 2004
Oklahoma City, OK
Queen E Davis
Jan 6, 1901 - Mar 8, 1994
Onnie Davis
Oct 10, 1877 - May 1976
Prague, Oklahoma
Fannie E Davis
May 12, 1876 - Feb 15, 1966
Shawnee, OK
Eunice Davis
Mar 12, 1884 - July 1976
Clinton, Oklahoma
Robert W Davis
Feb 17, 1882 - Nov 15, 1969
Clinton, OK
Pearl A Davis
Jun 7, 1893 - Jul 15, 1966
Guthrie, OK
Minnie A Davis
May 5, 1883 - Nov 15, 1968
Asher, OK
Dave Davis
Jul 26, 1901 - November 1982
Fort Worth, Texas
Ollie L Davis
Sep 20, 1897 - Mar 15, 1970
Prague, OK
Mattie Davis
Sep 17, 1899 - April 1974
Stratford, Oklahoma
Annie M Davis
Sep 2, 1895 - Jun 15, 1968
Oklahoma City, OK
Frances E Davis
Jan 15, 1883 - Jun 15, 1968
Purcell, OK
Louise Davis
Aug 12, 1877 - May 1969
Clinton, Oklahoma
Soprana Davis
Mar 15, 1882 - Feb 15, 1970
Oklahoma City, OK
Lucy Davis
Apr 11, 1901 - Aug 15, 1967
Miami, OK
David L Davis
Dec 31, 1950 - Dec 1, 2001

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Charlie O Tower
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Wakita, OK
Mannis S Hite
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Lamont, OK
Bessie R Gibson
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Carrie F Alley
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Mary B Black
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Covington, OK
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Russell, Kansas
Maudie Way
Jul 26, 1896 - September 1976
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Perry Cristman
Mar 12, 1886 - December 1979
Covington, Oklahoma
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Enid, OK
Maude Conn
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Jul 14, 1874 - October 1978
Covington, Oklahoma
Emma Payne
Jan 8, 1875 - Jun 15, 1969
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