Died Y. 23 SEP 1923. Shelby Co., IL. Age: 84.
Buried Myers Cemetery, Herrick, Shelby, Illinois, United States.
Find A Grave, database and images: accessed 11 March 2020), memorial page for William Henry “Henry” Davis (20 Aug 1839–23 Sep 1923),Find A Grave: Memorial #34872235, citing Myers Cemetery, Herrick, Shelby County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by terry alberts (contributor 47102351) .File Format: jpg. 28216 PARENTRIN MH:P500045. PERSONALPHOTO Y. Format: jpg. 56930 William Beck. PRIM_CUTOUT Y. PARENTPHOTO Y. Position: 87 0 319 309.
He was the sixth of eight children born to Absolom Davis and Nancy Taylor. On August 10, 1859 he married Prudence Cothern. Ten children were born to this union. He was preceded in death by both of his parents, his wife of 50 years, Prudence, and his year old baby daughter, Irene who died in 1863. He leaves to mourn his passing his children, several brothers and sisters, several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, neices, nephews, cousins, and many friends. Children Nancy Jane Davis Shippy 1860–1924 Sarah C Davis Burrus 1861–1898 Dora Ellen Davis Redman 1864–1932 William Henry Davis 1865–1865 Heniretta Irene Davis 1868–1869 Anna Elizabeth Davis Beck 1871–1955 Susan Charlotte Davis Buck 1873–1941 Harrietta Davis McManmie 1878–1903 Frank Albert Davis 1880–1956
Plot Lot 52, Grave 6
Memorial ID 34872235
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