Davis Research: Census & Death Certificates

Research completed at McDowell County Public Library, Marion, NC on Wednesday September 17, 2008

June 1880 Census, Chimney Roc k Twshp, Rutherford County, NC           Pg 2, Line #29

Surname Name Relationship to Head of Household Race Gender Age Born Dad born in Mom born in
  1. Yr of Birth
Skipper Juda A. HOH, Mom W F 58 TN TN NC 1822
Loueza Daughter W F 24 NC NC TN 1856
Rhoda Daughter W F 22 NC NC TN 1858
Martha Daughter W F 19 NC NC TN 1961
Minter Son W M 17 NC NC TN 1863

1930 Census, Polk County, NC                     Pg 4a, Line #9

Surname Name Relationship to Head of Household Race Gender Age
  1. Year of Birth
Skipper Cornelius M. HOH W M 25 1905
Lona B. Wife W F 22 1908
Herman S. Son W M 3 7/12 1927
Mavis M. Dau W M 1 6/12 1929
Skipper Adda L. Mother W F 59 1871

1880 Federal Census, McDowell County, NC

Surname Name Relationship to Head of Household Race Gender Age Est. Year of Birth
Davis Rebecca Wife W F 55 1825
Davis John A. Spouse W F 58 1822
Harry S.* Son W M 29 1851
Mary A. Dau W F 23 1857
Lydia S. Dau W F 22 1858
Robert W. Son W M 27 1853
Martha C. Dau-n-law W F 23 1857
Jane E. Dau W F 32 1848

NC Death Certificates, 1909 – 1975

Death Certificate for

Mary Josephine Davis Davis Lewis Silas H. Davis
White, FemaleBorn 10/14/1869 in Old Fort, NC

Died 4/9/1946 in Crooked Creek, NC

Spouse:           Joseph H. Lewis

Father:             Catherine Ross

Spouse: Silas Harve Davis

Second Spouse: Joseph Lewis


White, Male,Occupation:    Farmer

Born 12/12/1850 in McDowell County, NC

Died 11/1/1916 in McDowell County, NC

Father:             John Davis      birthplace: NC

Mother:           Rebecca           birthplace: NC

Cause of death:           Cancer of the eye

Informant:       A.B. Halford

Funeral Director:         J.L. Nichols, Old Fort, NC




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