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Austin Davis

Male 1838 - 1899  (61 years)


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  • Name Austin Davis  [1
    Gender Male 
    Born 2 August 1838  [2
    Occupation Farmer 
    Cemetery Mock Cemetery, Sect. 4, Row 4  [1
    Death Notice Elkhart Daily Review, August 15, 1899, p. 3 and August 16, p.2
    Austin Davis, of Warsaw, was born in Elkhart county Aug. 2, 1838, and died at his home in Kosciusko county Aug. 7, 1899, at the age of 61 years. He had been confined to his room since last April with cancer, but was during that month removed to Chicago for treatment. While there three cancers were removed from his face. He returned home but was in a critical condition. A postmortem examination showed that his liver was covered with cancers. 
    Residence(s) 1850-80: Benton, Elkhart Co., Indiana
    1889: North Webster, Tippecanoe twp., Kosciusko, Indiana 
    Died 7 August 1899  [1, 2
    Buried North Webster, Kosciusko Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
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    Person ID I9448  Angus Saline's Genealogy
    Last Modified 28 September 2012 

    Father Hiram Davis,   b. about 1812, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Frances,   b. about 1813, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6624  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Susannah E. Juday,   b. 19 May 1848, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 March 1932  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 26 December 1867  Elkhart Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Wedding Details Married by E. G. Chamberlain 
    Children 
     1. Frances R. Davis,   b. 14 December 1869, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Zoro Melvin L. Davis,   b. 19 May 1872, Benton Twp., Elkhart Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 August 1935, Elkhart, Elkhart Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     3. Lillie May Davis,   b. 21 May 1875, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 April 1907  (Age 31 years)
     4. Emma Gertie Davis,   b. 21 February 1878, Elkhart Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Liza Loella Davis,   b. 11 May 1881
     6. Chloie Bertha Davis,   b. 24 April 1885, Kosciusko Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Hiram Austin Davis,   b. 24 March 1888,   d. 20 May 1888  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F6578  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Private and Sergeant in the Civil War. 74 Indiana Infantry, Co. I
      Enlisted on 12 Aug 1862. Promoted to Full Sergeant. Mustered out on 9 Jun 1865 at Washington D.C.
      Pension certificate 956878 Widow’s certificate 487330 . Pension application 653713, Widow’s application 704223. Law J.

      Elkhart Daily Review, September 19, 1889
      The 74th Indiana Veterans
      The following is the roster of the 74th Indiana Veterans now present at the reunion in this city:
      ...Austin Davis, N. Webster, I

      Alfred Juday, b ca 1835, living in Noble Co., Indiana in 1889 signed an affidavit for Austin Davis. [4]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1404] Find A Grave.

    2. [S2616] .

    3. [S2510] Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959.

    4. [S2525] Organization index to Pension Files of Veterans Who Served Between 1861 and 1900.



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