John H. Davis
(1880-1950)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Eva Magdalena Sallie Yeity

John H. Davis 1 2 3

  • Born: 26 Sep 1880, Birdsboro, Berks, PA 2
  • Marriage (1): Eva Magdalena Sallie Yeity
  • Died: 14 Jul 1950, Reading, Berks, PA at age 69
  • Buried: 18 Jul 1950, Tuckerton: Laureldale Cemetery, Berks, PA 3

   FamilySearch ID: LVCS-4KS.

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Military from 25 Jun 1898 to 29 Oct 1899 in , , PA: Spanish American War: Army, Co. G, 9th Regiment Penna. Vol., Corporal. 3

2. Census in 1930 in Reading, Berks, PA. 4 The 1930 census recorded owning a $5500 home at 1440 Church Street: John H. Davis, machinist in railroad shop, 50, living with wife Eva M., 49; and stepdaughter Emily Beicher, typist in railroad offices, 21. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania. John was a veteran of the Spanish American war. Eva was married at age 26 and John at age 23.

3. Census in 1940 in Reading, Berks, PA. 2 The 1940 census recorded at 233 Church Street: John Davis, machinist in steam locomotive shop, 59, living with wife Eva M., 58; and stepdaughter Emily Beicher, general office bookkeeper in retail auto supply store, 31. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. They lived in the same house in 1935.

4. Cause of Death: Coronary arteriosclerosis, coronary occlusion, three attacks in 7 years, 14 Jul 1950, Reading, Berks, PA. 3

5. Occupation: retired machinist in Reading shops on 14 Jul 1950 in Reading, Berks, PA. 3

6. Residence: 1233 Church St., Reading, PA on 14 Jul 1950 in Reading, Berks, PA. 3


John married Eva Magdalena Sallie Yeity, daughter of Charles F. Yeity and Sallie L. Saylor. (Eva Magdalena Sallie Yeity was born on 29 Jun 1881 in Reading, Berks, PA,1 5 6 died on 12 May 1958 in Reading, Berks, PA 1 and was buried on 16 May 1958 in Tuckerton: Laureldale Cemetery, Berks, PA 1.)


Sources


1 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates. Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 43307. Eva M. S. Davis. Father Charles F. Yeity. Mother Sallie L. Saylor. Spouse John H. Davis. Informant: Miss Emily Beicher.

2 1940 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KQJQ-HFJ John Davis, Ward 14, Reading, Reading City, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 70-70, sheet 5B, family 114.

3 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates. Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 58036. John H. Davis. Father William Davis. Mother Mary Ann Hoyer.

4 1930 United States Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2001; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 0051; Image: 591.0; FHL microfilm: 2341735.

5 FamilySearch.org, Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KMC6-8CR Harry R Beicher and Eva M Yeity, 1907.

6 1900 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3M5-TQX Charles W Yeity, 1900.



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