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Fergus S. DAVIS

Male 1903 - 1947  (44 years)


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  • Name Fergus S. DAVIS 
    Born 6 Mar 1903  Corsicana, Navarro, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Ferg 
    Census 21 Apr 1910  Dallas County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 475 Hickory St.
    Census 14 Jan 1920  Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 5606 Worth St.
    Census 18 Apr 1930  Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 5606 Worth St.
    Residence 1 Apr 1935  Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 27 Apr 1940  Lowndes County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 24th St North
    Residence 1942  Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 321 W. Saxet Dr.
    Residence 1946  Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 321 W. Saxet Dr.
    Residence 2 Oct 1947  Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8
    • 321 W. Saxet Dr.
    Occupation Landman - Atlantic Refinery Co. 
    Occupation Oil Lease Broker 
    Occupation Petroleum Researcher 
    Cause of death Cancer of the Nasopharynx 
    Died 2 Oct 1947  Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8
    • at 6:15 p.m. at Spohn Hospital
    Buried 4 Oct 1947  Grove Hill Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 9
    • Section 31
    Person ID I40754  Dyal and Speckels
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2013 

    Father William W. DAVIS,   b. 11 Oct 1860, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1927, Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Emma Mabel BROOKS,   b. 28 Jan 1865, Chelsea, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1940, Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married Abt 1884  [10
    Family ID F27463  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louise Johanna IMKEN,   b. 11 Apr 1907, Oldenburg, Fayette, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1977, Travis County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. John Thomas DAVIS
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F23953  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Mar 1903 - Corsicana, Navarro, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 21 Apr 1910 - Dallas County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 14 Jan 1920 - Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 18 Apr 1930 - Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Apr 1935 - Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1942 - Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1946 - Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2 Oct 1947 - Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Oct 1947 - Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 4 Oct 1947 - Grove Hill Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - - Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • “A resident of Corpus Christi for about 18 years, Davis entered the oil business with the Atlantic Refining Co. in Dallas and remained with the company for 17 years. He came to South Texas in early 1930, working first at Victoria and then moving to Corpus Christi.He resigned from Atlantic when he joined the Army during the war. Returning here about a year later, he worked for the W. A. Richardson Oil Co. for a year and then entered business for himself as a lease broker. He had offices in the Wilson Building.” [8]

  • Sources 
    1. [S155] Death Records, File #43539.

    2. [S1629] Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Lowndes County, Mississippi, ED 44-14, p. 25B, line 69.

    3. [S13] Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Dallas County, Texas, ED 41, p. 12B, line 91.

    4. [S14] Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Dallas County, Texas, ED 35, p. 12B, line 66.

    5. [S15] Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Dallas County, Texas, ED 38, p. 27B, line 91.

    6. [S1615] U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Corpus Christi, Texas, City Directory, 1942, p. 144.

    7. [S1615] U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Corpus Christi, Texas, City Directory, 1946, p. 171.

    8. [S483] Corpus Christi Times, Friday, October 3, 1947, p. 5.

    9. [S1728] Grove Hill Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA, Find A Grave, 26 Feb 2013.

    10. [S13] Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Dallas County, Texas, ED 41, p. 12B, lines 83-84.

    11. [S267] The San Antonio Light, Sunday, January 7, 1940, Part 7, p. 7.


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