John H. Davis & Margaret Galloway

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Family Group Report

Husband

John H. Davis

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Feb 1837 Romney, Hampshire, (W)Virginia  (b-mo on 1900 census; b-yr on headstone; b-place on marr-record)
Marriage 7 Oct 1869 Taylor, West Virginia  [ marriage-record page 89, 10th record ]
Death 1908 (death-year from headstone)
Burial Bluemont Cemetery, Taylor, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father William Davis
his Mother Mary M. - - -
Notes about Husband: Civil War tombstone inscription: Pvt Co I. 15 W.Va. Inf.
Wife

Margaret Galloway

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 29 Oct 1847 Maryland  (birth-date/state from death-certificate)
Death 26 Jan 1924 Grafton, Taylor, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Bluemont Cemetery, Taylor, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father Thomas A. Galloway, born in Maryland
her Mother Margarett McLeary, born in Maryland
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Arterio Sclerosis
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 M William M. Davis b 1 Oct 1870 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 78, line 55 ] (sp. 1875-1945)
m     Margaret M. Smith
d 10 Feb 1932 (buried in Gonzales County, Texas) bur: Harwood Cem.
2 M Thomas M. Davis b 11 Feb 1873 WV  (birth-date/state from death-cert) [ sp. d.c. 1874-1941 ]
m     Mary Lee Baker
d 30 Aug 1937 Taylor, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Bluemont Cem.
3 F Mary Gertrude Davis
"Gertrude M"
b 11 Feb 1876 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 120, line 75 ] [ sp. d.c. 1870-1947 ]
m 3 Jul 1901 Ohio, WV  [ marriage-license page 116 ] George Wm. Foster
d 3 Aug 1947 Taylor, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Bluemont Cem.
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: John H. Davis Spouse: Margaret Galloway
Date / Place of Birth: 1837 / WV Date / Place of Birth: 1847 / MD
Date / Place of Death: 1908 / Taylor, WV Date / Place of Death: 1924 / Taylor, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1869 / Taylor, WV
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Hampshire Twp Post-Office: Romney Pg# stmp 317
23-year-old John H. Davis is with his parents, William Davis (age 47m, Blacksmith $800/$420, Va) & Mary M (age 49, Va).
Siblings: William F. (21), Charles M. (19), mary S. (17). Other hh member: Henry C. Kuykendall (36, Clerk, Va)
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Taylor Twp Post-Office: Pruntytown Pg# no. 63
14-year-old Margaret Galloway is with her parents, Thos A. Galloway (age 45, Machinist, $400/$300, Md) & Margt (age 39, Md).
Siblings: Thomas (8) and Emma (4).
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor Twp Fetterman Township Pg# no. 8
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Davis, John H. 33 Va Clk in Store; Personal-Estate $300
", Margaret 24 Md Keeping House
Jones, Sophia 15 Va Domestic Servt
Galloway, Emma 13 Va attended school during the year
Lines 25-28; Enum-Dwelling #62; Enum-Family #62
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:82; Fetterman Pg# no. 18
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Davis, John H. 43 WV WV-WV; married; Clerk in Clerk Office
", Margaret (wife) 32 Md Md-Ireland; married; Keeping House
", William M. (son) 10 WV WV-Md; attended school during the year
", Thomas M. (son) 7 WV WV-Md; attended school during the year
", Mary Gurtrud (dau) 3 WV WV-MD
Lines 28-32; Enum-Dwelling #7; Enum-Family #7
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:126; Fetterman Dist Pg# Sheet 6B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Davis, John H. (head) 63 WV Va-Germany; born Feb 1837; married-30-years; Jus. P., Bookeeper
", Margret (wife) 52 Md Md-Ireland; born Oct 1847; married-30-years; 3-children-born / 3-children-living
", Thomas M. (son) 27 WV WV-Md; born Feb 1873; single; Painter
", Mary G. (dau) 23 WV WV-Md; born Nov 1876; single; Stenograph
Lines Lines 78-81; Enum-Dwelling #124; Enum-Family #125; Rents-home
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED;135; Grafton 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 10A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Davis, Margret (head) 63 Md Md-Ireland; widow; 3-children-born / 3-children-living
1314 West Washington Street; Line 6; Enum-Dwelling #211; Enum-Family #213; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:126; Fetterman District Pg# Sheet 8B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Davis, Margret (head) 72 Md Md-Md; widow
Foster, George (gr-son) 17 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
1314 West Washington St.; Lines 81-82; Enum-Dwelling #165; Enum-Family #186; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage

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