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Family of John Henry Ellery DAVIS and Priscilla BLACKLER

Husband: John Henry Ellery DAVIS (1861-1938)
Wife: Priscilla BLACKLER (1859-1952)
Children: Thomas DAVIS (1886-1887)
Thomas DAVIS (1888-1972)
Milinda DAVIS (1889-1978)
William Henry DAVIS (1892-1981)
Gladys Mary DAVIS (1894-1978)
Emily Louisa DAVIS (1895-1906)
Miriam Violet DAVIS (1903-1989)
Marriage Q3 1885 Stoke Damerel - Devonport, Devon, England

Husband: John Henry Ellery DAVIS

Name: John Henry Ellery DAVIS1
Sex: Male
Father: Thomas DAVIS (c. 1823- )
Mother: Elizabeth Roberts ELLERY (1824-1918)
Birth 18 Apr 1861 Yealmpton, Devon, England
Occupation Blacksmith
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 50) Plympton St Mary, Devon, England2
Higher Hooe, Plymouth
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 50) Blacksmith; Plympton St Mary, Devon, England2
Census 1 Apr 1930 (age 69) Detroit, Michigan, USA3
9247 Tralcon Avenue, Detroit
Occupation 1 Apr 1930 (age 69) Watchman, Steel Drill Manufactory; Detroit, Michigan, USA3
Death 16 Jul 1938 (age 77) Yealmpton, Devon, England

Wife: Priscilla BLACKLER

Name: Priscilla BLACKLER1
Sex: Female
Father: Thomas Elliot BLACKLER (1827-1902)
Mother: Anne STONEMAN (c. 1828-1903)
Birth 19 Jul 1859 Tormoham, Devon, England
Occupation Laundress
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 51) Plympton St Mary, Devon, England2
Higher Hooe, Plymouth
Census 1 Apr 1930 (age 70) Detroit, Michigan, USA3
9247 Tralcon Avenue, Detroit
Death 5 Mar 1952 (age 92) Plympton St Mary, Devon, England
Burial c. 5 Mar 1952 Tormoham, Devon, England

Child 1: Thomas DAVIS

Name: Thomas DAVIS1
Sex: Male
Birth Q1 1886 Stoke Damerel - Devonport, Devon, England4
Death Q2 1887 (age 1) Plympton St Mary, Devon, England5

Child 2: Thomas DAVIS

Name: Thomas DAVIS1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Sarah Adeline STEWART (1896-1954)
Birth 21 Jan 1888 Plympton St Mary, Devon, England6
Emigration 15 Sep 1909 (age 21) from Southampton, Hampshire, England to New York, New York, USA
He sailed on the Oceanic, arriving at Ellis Island with less than $35 in his pocket, and joined his Uncle and Aunt Jerome and Louisa Shaffrauk in Akron Ohio.
Census 1920 (age 32) Akron - Summit, Ohio, USA
1272 Curtis Street, Akron
Thomas is a lodger in the house of John Andrews, an Inspector with the Rubber Company.
Occupation 1920 (age 32) Labourer, Foundry; Akron - Summit, Ohio, USA
Census 1 Apr 1930 (age 42) Detroit, Michigan, USA3
9247 Tralcon Avenue, Detroit
Occupation 1 Apr 1930 (age 42) Grinder, Steel Drill Manufactory; Detroit, Michigan, USA3
Death 3 May 1972 (age 84) USA

Child 3: Milinda DAVIS

Name: Milinda DAVIS1,7
Sex: Female
Spouse 2: James WASHER (c. 1890- )
Spouse 3: Horace LIDDINGTON (c. 1890- )
Birth 26 Aug 1889 Plymouth, Devon, England
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 20) Plympton St Mary, Devon, England2
Higher Hooe, Plymouth
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 20) Work at home mother invalid; Plympton St Mary, Devon, England2
Death 28 Apr 1978 (age 88) Windsor, Ontario, Canada

Child 4: William Henry DAVIS

Name: William Henry DAVIS1
Sex: Male
Spouse 1: Kaatje or Katie STELTMAN (1893-1957)
Spouse 2: Irene BAILEY (c. 1896-1992)
Birth 6 Jun 1892 Paignton, Devon, England8
Occupation Landscaper 1941 -1961
Census 1 Jan 1920 (age 27) Akron - Summit, Ohio, USA9
151 Wheeler Street, Akron
In 1920 William is with wife Katie and daughter Priscilla, in the Steltman's house in Akron, with parents-in-law and sisters-in-law.
Occupation 1 Jan 1920 (age 27) Machinist, Drill Factory; Akron - Summit, Ohio, USA9
Death 30 May 1981 (age 88) South Gate- Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause: Prostate cancer
Burial Inglewood - Los Angeles, California, USA

Child 5: Gladys Mary DAVIS

Name: Gladys Mary DAVIS1,10
Sex: Female
Spouse: Harold G SMITH (1904-1992)
Birth 29 May 1894 Plymstock, Devon, England11
Birth 24 Aug 189412
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 17) Plymouth, Devon, England
10 Spencer Terrace, Plymouth
Gladys is working as a servant for William Bingham, a commercial manager, and his family
Occupation 1920 (age 25-26) -12
Census 1 Apr 1930 (age 35) Detroit, Michigan, USA3
9247 Tralcon Avenue, Detroit
Death 2 May 1978 (age 83) Livonia - Wayne, Michigan, USA12
Death 13 May 1980 (age 85) Plymouth, Devon, England

Child 6: Emily Louisa DAVIS

Name: Emily Louisa DAVIS1
Sex: Female
Birth 12 Sep 1895 Plymstock, Devon, England13
Death 3 Mar 1906 (age 10)
Cause: Burst Appendix

Child 7: Miriam Violet DAVIS

Name: Miriam Violet DAVIS1
Sex: Female
Spouse 1: Cyril BAGGOTT (c. 1902-1950)
Spouse 2: Lester Ewert BOLTON (1903-1980)
Birth 21 Mar 1903 Plympton St Mary, Devon, England14
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 8) Plympton St Mary, Devon, England2
Higher Hooe, Plymouth
Census 1 Apr 1930 (age 27) Detroit, Michigan, USA3
9247 Tralcon Avenue, Detroit
Occupation 1 Apr 1930 (age 27) Cook, Steel Drill Manufactory; Detroit, Michigan, USA3
Death 11 Mar 1989 (age 85) Hurricane, Utah, USA
Cause: Cyril took his own life.

Note on Husband: John Henry Ellery DAVIS

In 1881 John is an apprentice blacksmith, and is a patient in the S. Devon and E. Cornwall hospital. In 1901 the family are at Higher Hooe, Plymstock

Sources

1"Nick Heard". www.heardfamilyhistory.org.uk. This GEDCOM is predominantly the work of Nick Heard, but it incorporates the collaborated work of many other family historians. You are welcome to use the information herein but please acknowledge the source. Every effort has been made to ensure the data is accurate, but any use you make of it is entirely at your own risk. (c) Nick Heard 2009
2"Census 1911 Plympton St Mary, Devon, England RG14/12908 RG78/745 RD275 SD1 ED11 SN7 (John Davis)".
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
John Henry Ellery Davis Head Mar 50 Blacksmith Yealmpton, Devon, England
Priscilla Davis Wife Mar 51 Tormoham, Devon, England
Milinda Davis Dau Unm 20 Work at home mother invalid Plymouth, Devon, England
Miriam Violet Davis Dau Unm 8 Scholar Plympton St Mary, Devon, England
RG14/12908 RG78/745 RD275 SD1 ED11 SN7. Cit. Date: 2 April 1911. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
3"Census 1930 Detroit, Michigan, USA Roll 1060 Page 12A ED711 Image 1039 (John Davis)".
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
John Henry Ellery Davis Head Mar 69 Watchman, Steel Drill Manufactory Yealmpton, Devon, England
Priscilla Davis Wife Mar 70 Tormoham, Devon, England
Thomas Davis Son Unm 42 Grinder, Steel Drill Manufactory Plympton St Mary, Devon, England
Gladys Mary Davis Dau Unm 35 Plymstock, Devon, England
Miriam Violet Davis Dau Unm 27 Cook, Steel Drill Manufactory Plympton St Mary, Devon, England
Roll 1060 Page 12A ED711 Image 1039. Cit. Date: 1 April 1930. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
4"GRO". Stoke Damerel 5b 333. Cit. Date: Q1 1886.
5"GRO". Plympton 5b 147. Cit. Date: Q2 1887.
6"GRO". Plympton 5b 205. Cit. Date: Q1 1888.
7Ibid. Plympton 5b 208. Cit. Date: Q4 1889.
8Ibid. Totnes 5b 157. Cit. Date: Q3 1892.
Incorrectly recorded in Free BMD as Daves
9"Census 1920 Akron - Summit, Ohio, USA Akron Ward 5, Summit, Ohio, Roll T625_1438 Page 5B ED172 Image 1029 (William Davis)".
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Henry Steltman Head Mar 54 Labourer, Rubber Factory ,Groningen, Netherlands
Katie Steltman Wife Mar 54 ,Groningen, Netherlands
Marie Steltman Dau Unm 24 Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
Grace Steltman Dau Unm 24 Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
Katie Davis Dau Mar 26 Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
William H Davis Son-in-law Mar 27 Machinist, Drill Factory Paignton, Devon, England
Priscilla K Davis Granddaur 2 ,Ohio,USA
Katherine Treurven Dau Mar 30 'S-Gravenhage (The Hague),South Holland, Netherlands
Marie Treurven Granddaur 7 , Ohio, USA
Akron Ward 5, Summit, Ohio, Roll T625_1438 Page 5B ED172 Image 1029. Cit. Date: 1 January 1920. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
10"2nd Gedcom supplied by cousin Norina email attachment 18.3.08". Source for field: Family as Spouse
11"GRO". Plympton St Mary 5b 192. Cit. Date: Q2 1894.
12"2nd Gedcom supplied by cousin Norina email attachment 18.3.08".
13"GRO". Plympton 5b 186. Cit. Date: Q4 1895.
14Ibid. Plympton 5b 166. Cit. Date: Q2 1903.