Orville was born in 1911. He was the son of Orville Davis and Clarissa Edwards. In 1937 he married Ritie Barbara Bray, daughter of Walter and Sarah (Farrington) Bray, and they had one daughter, Sandra. In 1960 he married Kathryn Murphy. He passed away in 1977.
Ernest Lee Holden. The Genealogy of the Maineland Holdens. Manuscript family tree dated around 1955. Copy in the possession of Sue Rattray made in the 1980's from copy in the possession of Mabel Gravlin (now deceased).
Maine State Archives; Cultural Building, 84 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0084; 1908-1922 Vital Records; Roll Number: 14. First Letter of Surname: D. Ancestry.com. Maine, Birth Records, 1715-1922 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Original data: Maine Birth Records, 1715-1922. Augusta, Maine: Maine State Archives. Maine Birth Records, 1715-1922, Maine State Archives, Augusta, Maine.
US Census. Year: 1920; Census Place: Westbrook Ward 5, Cumberland, Maine; Roll: T625_642; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 82