Wilbur Earl DaVault

M, b. 5 February 1916, d. 15 September 1964
     Wilbur Earl DaVault was born on 5 February 1916 at Baldwin City, Douglas Co., KS. He was the son of Jacob Wesley DaVault Jr. and Maude Matilda Snethen. Wilbur Earl DaVault died on 15 September 1964 at age 48.

William Davault1

M, b. 15 June 1844, d. 24 February 1862
     William Davault was born on 15 June 1844 at Sullivan Co. (probably), TN.1 He was the son of Henry Davault and Matilda Weaver.1 William Davault began military service on 21 August 1861 Enlisted, Co. "F", 29th Tennessee Volunteer Infantry. He died on 24 February 1862 at Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN, at age 17. Cause of death: Fever contracted during military service. He was buried in 1862 at Cross Cemetery, Piney Flats, Sullivan Co., TN.

Citations

  1. [S1277] 1850 Federal Census, Sullivan County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 897.

William Edward Davault1

M, b. circa 1867
     William Edward Davault was born circa 1867 at Maries Co. (probably), MO.1 He was the son of John Davault and Matilda Jane Bowen.1

Citations

  1. [S1283] 1870 Federal Census, Maries County, Missouri. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 791; FHL #552290.

William Frederick DaVault

M, b. 21 December 1874, d. 19 April 1938
     William Frederick DaVault was born on 21 December 1874 at New Florence, Montgomery Co., MO. He was the son of Frederick DaVault and Margaret Ellen McCleary.
Note: W. F. Davault accompanied his brother Ed on the Oklahoma Cherokee Strip run. He was too young to claim land for himself but rode on the back of another man's wagon to beat off those trying to catch a ride.

William Frederick DaVault married Catherine Beal Benson, daughter of Vinson Benson and Martha Allen, on 9 March 1898. William Frederick DaVault lived at Williamsburg, Callaway Co., MO. He died on 19 April 1938 at Fulton, Callaway Co., MO, at age 63 NEWSPAPER CLIPPING
W. F. DeVault, 63, farmer SE of Williamsburg was struck by car driven by a Stevens College student on Highway 40, Sat. AM at 11:30 about a mile & 1/2 east of Williamsburg as he was returning home in wagon from selling produce. He was thrown from the wagon and fell between the horses. Team ran away and drug him 60 feet. He suffered a broken back and rib injuries described as serious.

OBITUARY:
W. F. DeVault, born 24, December on a farm on the west edge of New Florence where he grew to young manhood residing with parents until marriage, died in the Callaway County Hospital at the age of 63 years, 3 months and 25 days. After he was married Mr. and Mrs. DeVault resided on a farm near Danville for a short time, but soon moved to the Benson home place - a farm near Williamsburg where the rest of his life was spent. He was a member of the Methodist Church of Williamsburg, the funeral was April 21. He was buried in the Williamsburg Cemetery. He was one of six children, two of whom still live: Emmett C. of Santa Ana, CA and Edward L. of Riverside, CA. Also May Marmaduke, a cousin, now Mrs. Everett Plater of Carbondale, IL, raised as a sister.

OBITUARY #2
Auto Injuries Are Fatal To W. F. Davault, Former Local Resident
William Frederick Davault, son of Fred and Ellen McCleary Davault, was born December 24, 1874 on a farm at the west edge of New Florence where he grew to young manhood, residing with his parents until his marriage.
He passed away April 18, 1938 at the Callaway County Hospital in Fulton, Mo. On April 8th, while returning to his home from a trip to Williamsburg, he was run into by an automobile driven by a girl student at Stephen's College and was very seriously injured. He was at once taken to the hospital where every thing was done to relieve his suffering. He tried to be cheerful and patient throughout it all but the nature of the injuries made recovery impossible and death came to relieve him of his suffering Monday afternoon. He had reached the age of 63 years, 3 months and 25 days.
Mr. Davault was one of a family of six children, Emmett C., Charlie, Edward L., Bruce T., and Mary, all of whom with his parents have passed to the Great Beyone, except two brothers, Emmett C., of Santa Ana, Calif., and Edward L. of Riverside, Calif. May Marmaduke, a cousin, now Mrs. Everett Plater of Carbondale, Ill., was reared in the Davault home and was as a sister.
On March 8, 1898 he was united in marriage to Miss Catherine Benson, of near Williamsburg. The young couple resided on a farm near Danville for a short time, but soon moved to the Benson home place, a farm near Williamsburg where the rest of their married life was spent. Two daughters came to bless this union, Martha Ellen, now Mrs. Hugh Crabtree, of Cascade, Idaho, and Katherine, now Mrs. Gordon Niedergerke, of Fulton. Also surviving are two granddaughters, Martha Jo Niedergerke and Katherine Crabtree, two sons-in-law, a number of nephews and nieces and other relatives. His wife passed away April 10, 1936. He was a devoted husband and a kind and indulgent father and to his friends, the soul of fellowship.

Cause of death: on 19 April 1938 Automobile accident. He was buried in April 1938 at Williamsburg Cemetery, Williamsburg, Callaway Co., MO.

Children of William Frederick DaVault and Catherine Beal Benson

William R. Davault1

M, b. 13 April 1862
     William R. Davault was born on 13 April 1862 at Gasconade or Maries Co., MO.1 He was the son of Jacob Davault and Sarah Moore.1

Citations

  1. [S1283] 1870 Federal Census, Maries County, Missouri. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 791; FHL #552290.

DaVault

M, b. 27 December 1861, d. 27 December 1861
     DaVault died on 27 December 1861 at New Florence, Montgomery Co., MO. He was born on 27 December 1861 at New Florence, Montgomery Co., MO. He was the son of Henry DaVault and Caroline Euphemia Clark.

DaVault

M, b. 1880, d. before 1900
     DaVault was born in 1880 at Macoupin Co., IL. He was the son of Jacob Wesley DaVault and Rebecca Frances Helmick. DaVault died before 1900 died young.

Jane Davenhill

F, b. 6 May 1921, d. 22 March 2001
     Jane Davenhill was born on 6 May 1921 at Lackawanna Co., PA. She was the daughter of Walter W. Davenhill and Frieda Jones.1 Jane Davenhill married Robert Harbaugh Shulenberger, son of Elden Orville Shulenberger and Nellie Catherine Harbaugh, after April 1940. Jane Davenhill died on 22 March 2001 at age 79.

Citations

  1. [S3755] 1930 Federal Census, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 2054; FHL #2341788.

Walter W. Davenhill1

M, b. circa 1890
     Walter W. Davenhill was born circa 1890 at Pennsylvania.1 He married Frieda Jones circa 1920.1

Child of Walter W. Davenhill and Frieda Jones

Citations

  1. [S3755] 1930 Federal Census, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 2054; FHL #2341788.

Albert Davenport1

M
     Albert Davenport was the son of John Davenport and Elizabeth Virginia Gorrel.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 474.

Alcie E. Davenport

F, b. 11 March 1887, d. 1 April 1987
     Alcie E. Davenport married John Gordon Meadows, son of David Thompson Meadows and Nancy Caroline Cearley. Alcie E. Davenport was born on 11 March 1887 at Union Co., GA. She died on 1 April 1987 at Cherokee, Swain Co., NC, at age 100.

Carmen Sara Davenport

F, b. 27 May 1905, d. 22 December 1993
     Carmen Sara Davenport was born on 27 May 1905 at Indianapolis, Marion Co., IN. She married Charles A. Kuhlemeier in 1931 at Detroit, Wayne Co., MI. Carmen Sara Davenport died on 22 December 1993 at Lovington, Lea Co., NM, at age 88 Obituary (Findagrave.com):


Carmen Sara Davenport was the only daughter of Ruel Edward and Minnie Gertrude Thayer Davenport to survive to adulthood. She had two brothers, one older and one younger.

As a child Carmen lived in Indianapolis and Chicago. When a teenager her family moved back to Indiana. When she was a young adult her family moved to the Detroit area where her father worked for the Border Patrol.

In 1931, Carmen married Charles A. Kuhlemeier in Detroit, Michigan. Carmen and Charles were to have 4 children. Only one of them, a son, survived infancy. Carmen worked as an executive secretary for GM. She was organized, disciplined and fun loving. Her immediate and extended family was extremely important to her. She was always good to help her family providing care, meals, transportation, money or helping in any way they needed her.

After 17 years of marriage, Carmen became a widow when Charles died of throat cancer. Carmen and her son, Charles Ruel Kuhlemeier, and his family remained close throughout her life.

Excerpt from the book A Journey Through Time with the Davenport Family of New York and the Midwest by Emma Sue Davenport.

She was cremated in December 1993 ashes scattered in Michigan. Findagrave #114539772.

Child of Carmen Sara Davenport and Charles A. Kuhlemeier

Charles Davenport1

M
     Charles Davenport was the son of John Davenport and Elizabeth Virginia Gorrel.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 474.

Fern Davenport

F, b. 12 May 1901
     Fern Davenport was born on 12 May 1901.1 She was the daughter of George Davenport and Grace A. Miller.

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 414.

George Davenport

M, b. 7 August 1874
     Occupation: Railroad conductor. George Davenport was Presbyterian. He lived at Aurora, Kane Co., IL. He was born on 7 August 1874 at Grand Island, Hall Co., NE.1 He was the son of George Davenport and Martha Homer. George Davenport married Grace A. Miller, daughter of Michael E. Miller and Elizabeth Welty, on 19 June 1900.1

Children of George Davenport and Grace A. Miller

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 414.

George Davenport

M
     George Davenport married Martha Homer.

Child of George Davenport and Martha Homer

Jeremy P. Davenport

M, d. 2000
     Jeremy P. Davenport was born. He was the son of John A. Davenport. Jeremy P. Davenport died in 2000.

John Davenport

M
     John Davenport married Elizabeth Virginia Gorrel, daughter of Abraham Gorrel and Catharine E. Miller.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 474.

John Davenport1

M
     John Davenport was the son of John Davenport and Elizabeth Virginia Gorrel.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 474.

John A. Davenport

M, d. before 2008
     John A. Davenport died before 2008.

Children of John A. Davenport

Levi M. Davenport

M
     Levi M. Davenport married Effie A. E. Fawkes.

Child of Levi M. Davenport and Effie A. E. Fawkes

Louis Edward Davenport Jr.1

M, b. 18 July 1888, d. 17 February 1929
     Louis Edward Davenport Jr. was born on 18 July 1888 at Forrest City, St. Francis Co., AR, per WW I draft registration.1 He married Elizabeth Howse Burrus, daughter of Lafayette Burrus Jr. and Sarah Neilson Wendel, after 2 May 1910, no children.1 Louis Edward Davenport Jr. and Elizabeth Howse Burrus were divorced before 17 February 1926. Louis Edward Davenport Jr. died on 17 February 1929 at Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH, at age 40 Louis Davenport, son of Louis E. and Mary E.Folbre Davenport dies in Cincinnati, Ohio, was born in Forrest City on July 18,1888. He made Forrest City his home until nineteen years of age, since which he has spent his life out on the road. On April 12,1926, he was united in marriage with Mrs.M.J.Trammell. In early life he gave himself to the Lord, and at the time of his death was a faithful and consistent member of the Methodist church. He passed away following an illness of several months, in a hospital in Cincinnati, on Feb.17,1929, at the age of 40 years, 6 months, and 29 days. He is survived by his wife and son, Billy, his parents, and Misses Mary and Lucille Davenport. The funeral services were held at the home of the parents on Tuesday afternoon, Feb.19th, just 4 years to the day and hour when similar services were held the remains of his brother Edward. Services were conducted by Rev.Blount F.Davidson, of Chaffee, Mo., Rev.Eli Myers of the First Methodist church, Rev.E.Rawlings, pastor of the First Baptist Church, and Rev.J.E.McJunkin of the Presbyterian Church. The remains were laid to rest by the side of his brother Edward in the Forrest City cemetery, with the following as active pall bearers: Roger West, J.T.Harris, T.A.Buford, S.G.Armstrong, C.D.Buford, and A.C.Bridewell. Honorary: Elmer Lienbel, Memphis; John D'Oracy, of Memphis; Dr.J.A.Bogart, Dr.J.O.Rush, Dr.J.F.McDougal, O.B.Rollwage, D.E.Hoshall, Homer Folbre, S.H.Mann, J.B.Johnston, C.W.Norton, N.B.Norton, W.W.Campbell, W.L.Lawrence, J.J. Tharp, R.F.Cook, C.E.Turley, James Fussell, T.J.Rowland, N.B.Rice, J.G. and J.T.Sanders. Forrest City Times-Herald Feb.21,1929.

He was buried on 19 February 1929 at Forrest City Cemetery, Forrest City, St. Francis Co., AR, Find A Grave Memorial# 41264073.

Citations

  1. [S1709] 1920 Federal Census, Shelby County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T265, Roll 1764.

Lucille Davenport

F, b. 20 May 1893
     Lucille Davenport was born on 20 May 1893.1 She was the daughter of Levi M. Davenport and Effie A. E. Fawkes. Lucille Davenport married Earl S. Weller, son of Charles E. Weller and Grace Swingley, on 21 June 1919.1

Child of Lucille Davenport and Earl S. Weller

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 489.

Mary Davenport

F, b. 7 January 1857
     Mary Davenport was born on 7 January 1857.1 She was the daughter of John Davenport and Elizabeth Virginia Gorrel. Mary Davenport married Joseph Clayton Weller, son of Charles R. Weller and Sarah Jane Miller, on 20 November 1879.1

Children of Mary Davenport and Joseph Clayton Weller

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 474.
  2. [S82] Price Genealogy, 488.

Merle Davenport

M, b. 17 November 1903
     Merle Davenport was born on 17 November 1903.1 He was the son of George Davenport and Grace A. Miller.

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 414.

Nona Lynn Davenport

F, b. 23 January 1951, d. 23 July 2008
     Nona Lynn Davenport was born on 23 January 1951 at Falls City, Richardson Co., NE. She was the daughter of John A. Davenport. Nona Lynn Davenport died on 23 July 2008 at Reno, NV, at age 57.

Priscilla Davenport

F
     Priscilla Davenport married Levi Edward McGeath, son of Franklin Pierce McGeath and Matilda Jane Starr.

Child of Priscilla Davenport and Levi Edward McGeath

Bertie Wilson David

M, b. 4 October 1920, d. 30 January 1997
     Bertie Wilson David was born on 4 October 1920. He began military service WW II service, Lt. Col., U.S. Army Air Corps. He married Ruth Jane Harris, daughter of George W. Harris and Halla Gertrude Rohrbough. Bertie Wilson David died on 30 January 1997 at age 76. He was buried in February 1997 at Houston National Cemetery, Houston, Harris Co., TX, Find A Grave Memorial# 68690246.

Edna David

F
     Edna David married Edward Clanin.

Child of Edna David and Edward Clanin

Alnora Davidson1

F, b. circa 1867
     Alnora Davidson was born circa 1867 at Guernsey Co. (probably), OH.1 She was the daughter of Andrew Davidson and Lydia Larimore.1

Citations

  1. [S349] 1870 Federal Census, Guernsey County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1206; FHL #552705.