Doddridge County Roots

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Stephen T. DAVIS

Male 1876 - 1940  (64 years)


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  • Name Stephen T. DAVIS 
    Born 30 May 1876  [1, 2, 3
    • Birth date on headstone is 1874. But "Davis - The Settlers of Salem WV" reports is as May 30 1876, and it is May 1876 in the 1900 Census as well. He was age 4 in the 1880 Census.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900, 1910  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1910  [4
    snapper in glass factory 
    Census 1920  Rock Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1930  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1940  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation farmer  [5, 6
    Residence Rock Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Died 18 Sep 1940  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Buried Masonic Memorial Park Cemetery, Crystal Lake (West Union), WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Person ID I20671  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 28 Sep 2018 

    Father Samuel Preston DAVIS,   b. 23 Jan 1835, Rock Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1895  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Melissa WILLIAMS,   b. 7 Oct 1846,   d. 22 Aug 1911, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 3 Dec 1863  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F20320  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Etta Mae HOLLIDAY,   b. Feb 1884,   d. 3 Feb 1939, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married 19 May 1901  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • 1910 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District), enumerated on Apr 25 1910:
      Stephen T. Davis, 35, snapper in glass factory, married 8 yrs; wife Etta M, 24, married 8 yrs, mother of 4 children (2 still living); dau Gladie, 7; dau Eunice P, 3.

      1920 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District), enumerated on Jan 5 1920 at Rock Run Road:
      Stephen T. Davis, 42, farmer; wife May, 33; dau Eunice P, 13; dau Pauline, 8; dau Glada E, 16; son Stuart P, 5.

      1930 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District), enumerated on Apr 22 1930 on Route 18:
      Stephen Davis, 55, farmer; wife May, 44; son Stuart, 16; dau Helen, 10; son Stephen, 4.

      1940 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Town of West Union), enumerated on Apr 2 1940 at 102 Grand Ave:
      Steven Davis, 66, widowed; son Stuard, 25, single, WPA worker; son Steven Jr, 14. [12, 13]
    Children 
     1. Glada E. DAVIS,   b. 1 May 1902,   d. Oct 1981  (Age 79 years)
     2. Eunice Pearl DAVIS,   b. 15 Dec 1906,   d. 18 Mar 1998  (Age 91 years)
     3. Pauline Agnes DAVIS,   b. 24 Jul 1911, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1995, Arnolds Creek (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     4. Stewart Preston DAVIS,   b. 15 Nov 1914, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1973, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     5. Helen Virginia DAVIS,   b. 27 Feb 1920, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1989  (Age 69 years)
     6. Steven DAVIS, Jr.,   b. 4 Jul 1925, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1991  (Age 66 years)
    Family ID F7617  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Rock Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Rock Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Masonic Memorial Park Cemetery, Crystal Lake (West Union), WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >), p. 97.

    2. [S1998] 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (West Union District).

    3. [S1774] Doddridge County WV Marriages 1845-1937, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (Jan 1993)).

    4. [S2032] 1910 Census, Doddridge County, WV (West Union District).

    5. [S2027] 1920 Census, Doddridge County, WV (West Union District).

    6. [S2028] 1930 Census, Doddridge County, WV (West Union District).

    7. [S1594] Obituary of brother.

    8. [S1773] Doddridge County WV Deaths 1853-1969, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101).

    9. [S638] Headstone (year only).

    10. [S1793] West Union WV Cemeteries (Doddridge County), (Wes Cochran, 2515 10th Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (July 1990)).

    11. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    12. [S1564] Obituary of daughter.

    13. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >).