Samuel Davis (died 1969)

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Samuel Davis
? - 1969 (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Samuel Davis died on December 31, 1969.

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Samuel Davis

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Little Rock National Cemetery Section 1 Site 663, 2523 Confederate Boulevard, in Little Rock, Arkansas

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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: PVT
Wars/Conflicts: Civil War

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Samuel Davis died on December 31, 1969. He was buried in Little Rock National Cemetery Section 1 Site 663, Little Rock, Arkansas. We are unaware of information about Samuel's surviving family.
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1969 World Events

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In 1804, on December 2nd, Napoleon was crowned as Emperor of France. It was a spectacular ceremony - even the Pope attended - and Napoleon and Josephine's garments were expensive and lavish. Napoleon lifted the crown to his own head, effectively naming himself Emperor. After the actual coronation, street musicians and peddlers entertained the crowds in the streets.

In 1826, on March 10th, João VI, King of Portugal and the former Emperor of Brazil, died after a short illness. Six days earlier, the King had become ill after eating at the Jerónimos Monastery in Lisbon. An investigative autopsy in the late 1990's discovered that he had been killed by arsenic poisoning - having enough arsenic in his body to kill two people.

In 1874, on September 14th, the Battle of Liberty Place occurred in New Orleans - the capital of Louisiana. Some members of the previous Confederate Army assembled for the purpose of "driving the usurpers from power" and the Republican Governor - William P. Kellogg - was physically driven from his office. The former Confederates temporarily replaced him with (the former) Democratic Governor John McEnery. Federal forces arrived, put down the insurrection, and five days later the legally elected government was restored.

In 1894, on April 21st, a coal miners' strike closed mines throughout the central United States. The Panic of 1893, and the resulting depression, hit coal miners hard and the miners only struck for 8 weeks - they couldn't afford to live without their wages any longer.

In 1969, in the year of Samuel Davis's passing, one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

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Samuel Wesley Davis
around 1870 - Jan 8, 1919
Samuel Percy Davis
Died: Jun 10, 1940
Samuel John Davis
around 1878 - Feb 1, 1919
Samuel John Davis
Died: May 9, 1917
Samuel James Davis
Died: Jan 24, 1916
Samuel Easton Davis
around 1884 - Feb 15, 1916
Samuel Davis
around 1906 - Mar 15, 1941
Samuel Davis
Died: Nov 22, 1940
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Died: Oct 12, 1918
Samuel Davis
Died: Aug 30, 1918
Samuel Davis
Died: Jul 27, 1917
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Died: Apr 22, 1918
Samuel Davis
Died: May 3, 1917
Samuel Davis
Died: Sep 21, 1915
Samuel Davis
around 1872 - Aug 8, 1919
Samuel O Davis
Born: around 1927
North Carolina, United States
Samuel Houston Davis
Born: around 1917
Tennessee, United States
Samuel L Davis
Born: around 1926
Tennessee, United States
Samuel Davis
Born: around 1926
Mississippi, United States

Other Davises

Simon Davis
Died: Dec 31, 1969
Samuel Davis
Died: Dec 31, 1969
Infant Davis
Died: Dec 31, 1969
Richard Louis Davis
Nov 1, 1921 - Nov 23, 1971
Jackie Warren Davis
Sep 16, 1933 - Jun 21, 1964
James F Davis
Died: Apr 7, 1933
James J Davis
Aug 6, 1923 - Apr 18, 1988
James Madison Davis
Died: Nov 25, 1940
James Cox Davis
Jul 11, 1920 - May 26, 1969
Hermon Davis
Oct 26, 1916 - May 30, 1964
Betty Lou Davis
Sep 8, 1915 - Oct 15, 2001
Clarence Vernon Davis
Jun 16, 1920 - Oct 19, 2001
Arthur Palmerston Davis Jr
Feb 17, 1914 - Apr 24, 1996
R D Davis Jr
Jan 21, 1951 - Oct 21, 2001
Allen Davis
Died: May 13, 1917
Armeda Virginia Davis
Nov 18, 1930 - Sep 2, 1984

Other Bios

James F Tucker
May 23, 1918 - Jul 3, 1976
Rupert N Boyce
Jul 1, 1927 - Mar 17, 1989
Simon Davis
Died: Dec 31, 1969
Patrick Alford
Died: Dec 31, 1969
Mary E Rogers
Jul 15, 1920 - Oct 23, 2001
John Arthur Tucker
Nov 16, 1919 - Jul 14, 1987
Isaac L Alfred
Died: Dec 31, 1969
Walter E Stoll
Dec 31, 1969 - Dec 1, 1968
Samuel Davis
Died: Dec 31, 1969
John H Tucker
Dec 31, 1969 - Apr 19, 1972
Christoper Alkinback
Died: Dec 31, 1969
Joseph Hager Tucker
Mar 12, 1908 - Apr 11, 1965
Infant Davis
Died: Dec 31, 1969
William Alkire
Died: Dec 31, 1969
George Francis Bohn
Dec 31, 1969 - Jan 4, 1965
James H Spencer Jr
Jun 29, 1928 - Oct 22, 1989
Juanita Mae Tucker
Jan 9, 1922 - Jun 19, 1982
A C Allen
Died: Dec 31, 1969
Henry C Bohn
Dec 31, 1969 - Apr 12, 1977
A E Allen
Died: Dec 31, 1969
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