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Gertie May Davis (abt. 1876 - 1913)

Gertie May Davis
Born about in New York, United Statesmap
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[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died at about age 37 [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 30 Oct 2009
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Gertie Davis is a part of US Black heritage.

Gertie Davis born about 1876 in New York, was the adopted daughter of Harriet Tubman and her second husband, Nelson Davis.[1][2]


  1. Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State Park (From "Harriet Tubman, Portrait of an American Hero - Bound for The Promised Land" By Kate Clifford Larson). Timeline.
  2. 1880 Census: "1880 United States Federal Census"
    Year: 1880; Census Place: Fleming, Cayuga, New York; Roll: 814; Page: 47d; Enumeration District: 020
    Ancestry Sharing Link - Ancestry Record 6742 #1296115
    Gertie Davis (4) daughter in household of Nelson Davis (40) in Fleming, Cayuga, New York, USA. Born in New York Family Search
    • Nelson Davis Self Male 40 North Carolina
    • Harriet Davis Wife Female 49 Maryland
    • Gertie Davis Daughter Female 4 New York

See Also...

  • Wikipedia: Harriet Tubman
  • Memorial: Find a Grave (has image)
    Find A Grave: Memorial #239355781 (accessed 23 February 2023)
    Memorial page for Gertie Davis (1874-1913); Maintained by tsj4nyc (contributor 50899710).

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Categories: 1880 US Census, Cayuga County, New York | Fleming, New York