Francis Marion Davis of Adair County, Kentucky

j162 FRANCIS MARION DAVIS: b. in Wales, Aug. 8, 1805; came to the U. S. when five yrs. old; m. Wilmouth Staton in Adair Co., Ky. She was b. 1811, and d. 1858. Their ch. include:

(1) William R.: b. July, 1832, and d. 1899. He m. (1), Mary Sanders, m. (2), Mary Bell. Ch.: John, James, Ransom C., Riley J. (lives in Carrollton, Mo.), Mary W., Francis.

(2) John W.: b. 1834; d. 1879; m. Mary E. Thomas.

(A) Edmond F.: b. 1861; m. Dora Langston, 1887. They reside in Abilene, Kan., and have the following ch.:

(a) William A.: b. 1887.

(b) Milton L.: b. 1891.

(c) Harry W.: b. 1892. He m. Minnie Reynolds, 1926.

1. William R.: b. 1928.

(d) Anne A.: b. 1896.

(e) Nancy, twin sister of above.

(f) Elmer F.: b. 1910.

(B) Joannah W.: b. 1864; d. y.

(C) Nancy: b. 1866, m. Robert H. Lee, 1886. Reside in Cob. They have John L., Mamie, Francis, Alice, Harriet, Minerva, Ethel, Robert and Wesley.

(D) William A.: b. Jan., 1868; m. Harriet Dalrymple, 1891. Ch.:

(a) Martha: b. 1893; m. Frederick Wirthman. They have one dau., Alma.

(b) William R.: b. in Missouri in 1897. Ch.: William and Marjorie.

(c) Ward: b. 1905.

(E) Mary: d. y.

(F) John Thomas: b. 1873; m. Truly Fink. Ch.:

(a) Thomas Wesley: b. 1902; m. Edna Alvord, 1928.

(b) Hazel Irene: b. 1905.

(c) Philip Leroy: b. 1914.

(d) Adena Mae: b. 1917.

(3) Nancy E.: b. 1837; d. 1928; m. James Gunter, 1857. Issue. She m. (2), James Bright. Issue.

(4) Comfort: d. y

(5) Sarah A.: b. 1841; d. 1921; m. Mathew Taylor, 1865. Issue.

(6) Francis Marion: b. 1843; d. 1906; in 1870 m. Virginia C. Brown and had:

(A) William Francis: b. 1871; d. 1920; m. Minnie Dilling.

(a) Esther May: b. 1903; m. Oscar Brown. One son, Leroy.

(b) Merle: b. 1907.

(B) Elwin Everett: b. 1872; m. Minnie Kibler; live at Topeka, Kans.

(a) Maude Lucille: b. 1897; m. Lott Gean, 1919.

1. Mary: b. 1922.

2. Patricia: b. 1927.

(b) Marion Angus: b. 1904; m. Katherine Quinn, 1928.

(C) Henry Madison: b. 1874; m. Laura Hobbs.

(a) Paul: b. 1902.

(b) Harold: b. 1910.

(c) Vivian: b. 1920.

(D) John Rezon: b. 1878; m. Naomi Yale, 1909. They reside at Solomon, Kans.

(a) Yale R.: b. 1910.

MLA Source Citation: Web. 17 January 2015. - Last updated on Sep 20th, 2012


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