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John H. Davis (1869 - 1929)

John H. Davis
Born in De Soto, Jefferson, Missouri, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 11 Aug 1894 (to about 1903) in St. Louis, Missouri, United Statesmap
[children unknown]
Died at age 59 in St. Louis, Missouri, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 30 Oct 2009
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John Davis is a part of US Black heritage.

John was born in 1869 in De Soto, Missouri. He was married to Sarah Breedlove (Madam CJ Walker) from 1894 to about 1903. [1] He died in 1929 in St. Louis, Missouri. [2]


  1. *Bundles, A’Lelia. (2001). On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C.J. Walker; reprint; Simon and Schuster. 416 pages. Excerpt p50.
  2. Web: Missouri, Death Certificates, 1910-1962; Missouri Death Certificates. Missouri Secretary of State. accessed 22 February 2019. Name: John H. Davis; Death Date: 22 Dec 1929; Death Place: St. Louis City, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA; Certificate Number: 43060.

See also:

  • "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 23 February 2019), John Davis, Precinct 4 St. Louis city Ward 14, St. Louis, Missouri, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 215, sheet 7A, family 109, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,895. Household: Role- Sex- Age- Birthplace: John Davis- Head- Male- 28- Missouri; Sarah Davis- Wife-Female- 32- Louisiana; Lellia Mcwilliams- Stepdaughter- Female- 14- Louisiana; Ester Smith- Sister-in-law- Female- 42- Louisiana.
  • Find A Grave: Memorial #153110928

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If this John Davis was born 4/30/1930, I may be a relative.

Thanks, Cindy

posted by Cindy (Davis) Grover

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