Mary (Davis) Hosea

Mary Sarah Elizabeth Ann (Davis) Hosea (1873 - 1941)

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Mary Sarah Elizabeth Ann Hosea formerly Davis
Born in Crawford County, Indianamap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 3 Aug 1893 in Clark County, Indianamap
[children unknown]
Died in Dekalb County, Illinoismap
Profile last modified 3 Sep 2019 | Created 8 Aug 2017 | Last significant change: 3 Sep 2019
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Mary Sarah Elizabeth Ann Davis was born on 10 Aug 1873 in Crawford County, Indiana, the seventh child of Mary (Polly) Penrod and Milton Reese Davis.

On 3 Aug 1893 she married Jonathon James Hosea, son of Sarah Jane Lucas and Romulus Hosea, in Clark County, Indiana. They had one daughter and one son. The daughter died as an infant.

In 1900 the family lived in Humbolt Illinois, where Mary's father and two brothers (John and Milton) also were living. Borhter William Davis was a boarder with Mary and her family.

Mary passed away on 4 Aug 1941 in DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois and is buried at Oakwood Cemetery in DeKalb.

Born 10 Aug 1873. Crawford County, Indiana. [1][2][3][4][5]

Died 4 Aug 1941. Dekalb County, Illinois. [6]

Buried Oakwood Cemetery, Dekalb, Dekalb County, Illinois.

Marriage Husband Jonathon James Hosea. PREF Y. Wife Mary Sarah Elizabeth Ann Davis. PREF Y. Marriage 3 Aug 1893. Clark County, Indiana. [7]

Marriage 6 Jun 1854. Scottsburg, Scott County, Indiana. [8][9] Child: Samuel Henry Davis. PREF Y. Child: James Andrew Davis. Child: John Riley Davis. Child: William Rueben Davis. Child: Isaac H. Davis. Child: Mary Sarah Elizabeth Ann Davis.


  1. Source: #S14 1880 Indiana Certainty: 4 1880 Indiana, Clark County, Charleston Township. Milton Davis - age 50, Mary - age 46, James A. - age 20, John R. - age 18, Milton E. - age 16, Will R. - age 11, Isaac H. - age 9, Mary E. - age 6.
  2. Source: #S14 1900 Illinois Certainty: 4 1900 Census Illinois, Coles County, Humbolt Township. John R. Hosea - (age not listed), Mary E. (Aug 1873) age 26, William S. - (July 1894) age 5, William R. Davis (boarder) - (May 1869) - age 31.
  3. Source: #S7
  4. Source: #S6
  5. Source: #S14 1930 Illinois Certainty: 3 1930 Illinois DeKalb County, DeKalb Township, DeKalb City 4th ward (sheet 14A). Hosea, John - 62 (born in Indiana, age at first marriage 25), Mary - 56 (born in Indiana, age at first marriage 20).
  6. Source: #S9
  7. Source: #S5 pg 135 Certainty: 2 Hosea, Jonathon J. married Davis, Mary A. on 03 Aug 1893 book 5 pg 383
  8. Source: #S5 pg 27 Certainty: 4 Davis, Milton R married Penrod, Mary on 06 Jun 1854 Book 2B page 202
  9. Source: #S7
  • Source: S14 Media: Census/Tax Federal Census 4 Aug 2001 Italicized: Y Paranthetical: Y
  • Source: S6 Carmen Hallgren Italicized: Y Paranthetical: Y
  • Source: S7 Media: Internet Gedcom Donna Gene Adams 4 Aug 2001 Italicized: Y Paranthetical: Y
  • Source: S9 Media: Interview Henry William Amos Davis Italicized: Y Paranthetical: Y

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