Richard Lee Davis born 15 Apr 1826, died 22 Mar 1904.

Richard Lee Davis was the son of James B. Davis and Elizabeth (Davis)Hawkins. Richard was born near Lexington,Kentucky on 15 Apr 1826 and died on 22 Mar 1904 in Cass County, Virginia,Illinois. He came to Cass County in 1835. He married Mary Eliza Buck 2 Dec 1848 in Cass County. He married Elizabeth Buck on 8 Nov 1854 in Cass County, Illinois.
The children of Richard L Davis and Mary Eliza Davis(Buck) were
    (1) Joseph H Davis, b 27 Oct 1850, Cass Co, Ill; d 24 Oct 1911 in Cass Co, Ill.
    (2) Peter Davis, b 10 Feb1853.
The children of Richard L. Davis and Elizabeth Davis(Buck) were:
    (3) Stephen Davis, b 8 Aug 1855; d 4 May 1921 Buried at Clark Cem.
    (4) Mary Eliza Davis, b 6 Jan 1857, d 19 Dec 1942.
    (5) James Jasper Davis, b 2 Oct 1858; d 19 Oct 1859
    (6) Jane Davis, b 23 Jan 1860 Cass Co near Monroe; d 29 Jun 1931 Cass Co, Ill.
    (7) Richard Jefferson Davis,b 26 May 1862; d 13 Apr 1865.
    (8) Sophia Elizabeth Davis, b Cass Co, Ill; d 2 Jun 1939.
    (9) Jacob Davis, b 22 Mar 1865 Monroe neighborhood Cass Co, Ill; d 18 Feb 1949, Cass Co, Virginia, Ill.
    (10) Sarah Ann Davis, b 7 Jan 1867, Cass Co, Ill; d 8 Apr 1951, buried Oak Ridge Cemetery Springfield, Ill.
    (11) Andrew Johnson Davis b 14 Oct 1868, Cass Co, Ill; d 24 Apr 1942, Cass Co, Ill.
    (12) Richard Laverne Davis,b 24 Jan 1871, d 3 Aug 1952.
    (13) Elizabeth Emma Davis, b 20 Nov 1872, d 1922, Arenzville, Cass Co, Ill.


Biographic Sketch, newspaper article on Richard L. Davis.
Obituary newspaper article, Beardstown Enterprise, 1904.
James B Davis page.
My Home page.
Geocities Home Page.

You are the visitor to this page.
Page created by Thomas S. Smith at
tom.smith@verizon.net

1