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Walter Goodwin Davis (1885 - abt. 1966)

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Walter Goodwin Davis
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Died about in Portland, Cumberland, Maine, United Statesmap
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Walter Goodwin Davis was considered Maine's foremost genealogist.[1]

He was born on May 14, 1885[2] and died in 1966.[3][4][5]


  1. New England Historic Genealogical Society website "History of" section, accessed on 15 Jan 2017, lists Davis as "the preeminent Maine authority"
  2. Davis: Vol. 1, Page 414
  3. Davis: Vol. 1, Page v
  4. "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 19 May 2014), Walter Davis, Jun 1966; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
  5. "Maine Death Index, 1960-1996," database, FamilySearch ( : 27 November 2014), Walter G Davis, 11 Jun 1966; citing Death, Portland, city code 05170, certificate 6604999, Maine State Archives, Augusta.

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