Biographical Sketch of Davis, John H. Pickens, Judge
A banker of Richmond, Fort Bend County, is a son of Captain William S. and Mrs. Jane (Pickens) Davis, and was born February 11th, 1851, in Fort Bend County, where he grew to manhood, and has since resided. He married Miss Susan E. Ryon, daughter of Colonel William Ryon, February 10th, 1875. She died October 30th, 1884, leaving two children, Mamie E. and Thomas W. She is buried in the family cemetery at the old homestead eight “Blue Grass” Region.
Judge Davis is a prominent citizen, and has always aided every worthy public enterprise, and is a man thoroughly, in touch with the best thought and purpose of the people.
MLA Source Citation:Morrison, W. M. History of Fort Bend County: Containing Biographical Sketches of Many Noted Characters. Fort Bend County: 1904. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 17 September 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/texas/biographical-sketch-of-judge-john-h-pickens-davis.htm - Last updated on Oct 30th, 2012
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