Davis, William Grant

Davis, William Grant

Male 1871 - 1966  (94 years)

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  • Name Davis, William Grant 
    Born 23 Oct 1871  Earlville, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Apr 1966  Ottawa, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Cornell Cemetery, Cornell, Livingston, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I20513  Sackett
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2009 

    Father Davis, William Perry,   d. Unknown 
    Mother Miner, Lucetta C.,   d. Unknown 
    Children
     1. Davis, William Grant,   b. 23 Oct 1871, Earlville, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1966, Ottawa, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     
    Family ID F7637  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Johnson, Ruby Lillian,   b. 23 Sep 1883, Rooks Creek Township, Livingston County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1984, Ottawa, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 4 Nov 1903  Pontiac, Livingston County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Davis, Glen,   b. 3 Sep 1904,   d. 21 Jul 1917  (Age 12 years)
     2. Davis, Iris,   b. 1 Aug 1909, Cornell, Livingston, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     3. Davis, Claude Vernon,   b. 23 Oct 1910,   d. 1 Mar 1990  (Age 79 years)
     4. Davis, Paula Jean,   b. 10 Dec 1917, Cornell, Livingston, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1994, Ottawa, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F7566  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Oct 1871 - Earlville, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Nov 1903 - Pontiac, Livingston County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Davis, Iris - 1 Aug 1909 - Cornell, Livingston, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Davis, Paula Jean - 10 Dec 1917 - Cornell, Livingston, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Apr 1966 - Ottawa, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cornell Cemetery, Cornell, Livingston, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Source information for William Grant came from Himself. and from his daughters Iris Davis Bowers and Paula Jean Davis Maubach. W. Grant was born in Earlville, LaSalle Co. IL Removed with his parents to Amity Township, Livingston Co. IL After his Dad left the farm he went with his parents to Kansas by covered wagon. After hardships there they returned to Illinois, He and Ruby Lillian Johnson were married. He farmed and brokered cattle that he had sent from Montana to Cornell, IL. They were living with his parents. His father died and shortly after his son Glen died of Tetnus (Lockjaw). He tenant farmed around the Cornell area. He and Ruby moved to Marseilles. IL in LaSalle Co. to be closer to their daughters in I963/64.That is where they lived at the time of W.Grant's death. Ruby died 12 years later in Ottawa, IL at the Ottawa Care Center.


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