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Family of Thomas DAVIS and Sarah Adeline STEWART

Husband: Thomas DAVIS (1888-1972)
Wife: Sarah Adeline STEWART (1896-1954)
Children: PRIVATE ( - )
Marriage 1935 USA

Husband: Thomas DAVIS

Name: Thomas DAVIS1
Sex: Male
Father: John Henry Ellery DAVIS (1861-1938)
Mother: Priscilla BLACKLER (1859-1952)
Birth 21 Jan 1888 Plympton St Mary, Devon, England2
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

Wife: Sarah Adeline STEWART

Name: Sarah Adeline STEWART1
Sex: Female
Father: William Alexander STEWART (1871-1947)
Mother: Maud E. LYON (1874-1941)
Birth 15 Dec 1896 Saginaw, Michigan, USA
Death 18 Nov 1954 (age 57) Ann Arbor - Washtenaw, Michigan, USA

Child 1: PRIVATE

Sex: Female
Spouse 1: PRIVATE ( - )
Spouse 2: PRIVATE ( - )

Note on Husband: Thomas DAVIS

When he arrived in the US Tom worked for a while in a number of jobs before he joined Whitman and Barnes, a drill and tool manufacturing company in Cleveland. He worked for the same company for most of his life, moving from Cleveland, to Detroit and then to Plymouth. Late in his life he moved to California to be near his daughter.


1"Nick Heard". 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"GRO". Plympton 5b 205. Cit. Date: Q1 1888.
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.