Looking for information on Charles James Davenport and Marie Davenport born in Davenport N.Y.thank you.

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My Great Uncle Charles James Davenport and great Aunt Marie Davenport are who i am looking for information about..They were born in Davenport NY.Charles was born 28 april 1910 and was a veteran of ww 2.He died in 18 may 1959. Marie was born 1 June 1888 died 28 oct 1965. I now live in Davenport NY but have found only a small bit of information. Does anyone have more? Thank you so much..
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Charles J Davenport

United States World War II Army Enlistment Records

Name Charles J Davenport
Event Type Military Service
Event Date 30 Jun 1942
Term of Enlistment Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Event Place Ft Jay, Governors Island, New York, United States
Race White
Citizenship Status citizen
Birth Year 1910
Birthplace NEW YORK
Education Level 2 years of high school
Civilian Occupation Skilled mechanics and repairmen, n.e.c.
Marital Status Divorced, with dependents
Military Rank Private
Army Branch Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Army Component Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source Reference Enlisted Man, Regular Army, after 3 months of Discharge
Serial Number 32397691
Affiliate ARC Identifier 1263923
Box Film Number 05082.172

Citing this Record

"United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KMJ4-4N1 : accessed 7 May 2016), Charles J Davenport, enlisted 30 Jun 1942, Ft Jay, Governors Island, New York, United States; citing "Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, ca. 1938-1946," database, The National Archives: Access to Archival Databases (AAD) (http://aad.archives.gov : National Archives and Records Administration, 2002); NARA NAID 126323, National Archives at College Park, Maryland.

Charles James Davenport

Find A Grave Index

Name Charles James Davenport
Event Type Burial
Event Date 1959
Event Place Davenport, Delaware, New York, United States of America
Photograph Included Y
Birth Date 28 Apr 1910
Death Date 18 May 1959
Affiliate Record Identifier 29657352
Cemetery Davenport Cemetery

Citing this Record

"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVB-DKNH : accessed 7 May 2016), Charles James Davenport, 1959; Burial, Davenport, Delaware, New York, United States of America, Davenport Cemetery; citing record ID 29657352, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

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1-20 of 316 results for Name: Charles James Davenport, Event: Birth, Place: Davenport, New York, Event Range: 1900-1915, Event: Death, Event Range: 1959-1959, Spouse Name: Marie Davenport, Country:United States

Charles Davenport

United States Census, 1930

Name Charles Davenport
Event Type Census
Event Date 1930
Event Place Elmira, Chemung, New York, United States
Gender Male
Age 19
Marital Status Single
Race White
Race (Original) White
Relationship to Head of Household Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Son
Birth Year (Estimated) 1911
Birthplace New York
Father's Birthplace New York
Mother's Birthplace New York
Sheet Letter A
Sheet Number 4






Frank Davenport Head M 42 New York
Mary Davenport Wife F 40 New York
Frank Davenport Son M 23 New York
Charles Davenport Son M 19 New York
Joseph Davenport Son M 17 New York
Bertha Davenport Daughter F 9 New York
Irene Davenport Daughter F 5 New York

Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1930", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X7H5-J3X : accessed 7 May 2016), Charles Davenport in entry for Frank Davenport, 1930.

by David Selman G2G Astronaut (1.3m points)
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Did not find more than you posted at familysearch.org  You could try this:

https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Davenport,_New_York    It has Resources->

Church Records, History of county and town, archives, libraries and museums, societies, town record, vital records, and references.


I have some early Davenport relatives, but they daughtered out in the early 1700's in Massachusetts.
by Frank Gill G2G Astronaut (2.5m points)
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You might also try to learn to search in http://fultonhistory.com/     And:          http://nyshistoricnewspapers.org/ both are New York & Area Newspaper free look up sites :)

by Anonymous Vickery G2G6 Pilot (257k points)

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