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DAVIS (Soundex D120) — See also AVIS, DAVES, DAVI, DAVIDS, DAVIES, DAVIESS, DAVIS-ANTHONY, DAVIS-NALL, DAVISON, DAVISS, DAVISSON, DEVIZIO, DEVOS, DEVOSS, DRAVIS.

  Davis, G. Abe — of Cabell County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1925, 1931-33. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, G. C. — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Mayor of Dayton, Ohio, 1842, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, G. G. — of West Virginia. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 10th District, 1934. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, G. H. — of Claremore, Rogers County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, G. M. — of Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Davis, G. Sam — of Hartland, Waukesha County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Davis, G. Warren — Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Garrett (1801-1872) — of Paris, Bourbon County, Ky. Born in Mt. Sterling, Montgomery County, Ky., September 10, 1801. Member of Kentucky state legislature, 1830; U.S. Representative from Kentucky, 1839-47 (12th District 1839-43, 8th District 1843-47); U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1861-72; died in office 1872. Died in Paris, Bourbon County, Ky., September 22, 1872 (age 71 years, 12 days). Interment at Paris Cemetery, Paris, Ky.
  Relatives: Brother of Amos Davis (1794-1835).
  Davis County, Iowa is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Davis, Gary — of Firebaugh, Fresno County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Davis, Mrs. Gene — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Davis, Gene — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Democrat. Member, Platform Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Davis, Geoff See Geoffrey C. Davis
  Davis, Geoffrey C. (b. 1958) — also known as Geoff Davis — of Hebron, Boone County, Ky.; Fort Mitchell, Kenton County, Ky. Born in Montreal, Quebec, October 26, 1958. Republican. U.S. Representative from Kentucky 4th District, 2005-; defeated, 2002; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 2008. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Davis, Geoffrey H. — of Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 66th District, 1978, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Davis, George — of Meadville, Crawford County, Pa. Burgess of Meadville, Pennsylvania, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George (1820-1896) — of Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C. Born in Porter's Neck, Pender County, N.C., March 1, 1820. Lawyer; Delegate from North Carolina to the Confederate Provisional Congress, 1861-62; Senator from North Carolina in the Confederate Congress, 1862-64; Confederate Attorney General, 1864-65. Episcopalian. At the end of the Civil War, with other Confederate officials, attempted to flee overseas, but turned himself in at Key West, Fla.; spent several months in prison at Fort Hamilton; pardoned in 1866. Died in Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C., February 23, 1896 (age 75 years, 359 days). Interment at Oakdale Cemetery, Wilmington, N.C.; statue erected 1911 at Third and Market Streets, Wilmington, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Frederick Davis (1778-1846) and Sarah Isabella (Eagles) Davis (1784-1829); half-brother and fourth cousin of Horatio Davis; married, November 17, 1842, to Mary Adelaide Polk (1817-1863; first cousin once removed of Frank Lyon Polk (1871-1943); second cousin once removed of James Knox Polk and William Hawkins Polk; third cousin of Marshall Tate Polk); married, May 9, 1866, to Monimia Fairfax (1837-1889); great-grandnephew of Samuel Ashe; cousin four different ways of John Baptista Ashe (1748-1802), John Baptista Ashe (1810-1857), Thomas Samuel Ashe and William Shepperd Ashe; cousin three different ways of Alfred Moore Waddell; second cousin twice removed of William Henry Hill.
  Political families: Ashe-Polk family of North Carolina; Polk family; Manly-Haywood-Polk family of Raleigh, North Carolina (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Davis, George — of Beaufort, Carteret County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1988. African ancestry. Still living as of 1988.
  Davis, George — of San Francisco, Calif. Candidate for mayor of San Francisco, Calif., 2007. Still living as of 2007.
George A. Davis Davis, George Allen (b. 1858) — also known as George A. Davis — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y.; Lancaster, Erie County, N.Y. Born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., August 5, 1858. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1890; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 31st District, 1894; member of New York state senate, 1896-1910 (49th District 1896-1906, 50th District 1907-10). Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Interment at Lancaster Rural Cemetery, Lancaster, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Lillie N. Grimes.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1907
  Davis, George B. (b. 1858) — of Utica, Macomb County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., June 23, 1858. Republican. Lumber business; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Macomb County 1st District, 1895-98; member of Michigan state senate 12th District, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George C. — of Burlington County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George D. — of Mt. Kisco, Westchester County, N.Y. Postmaster at Mt. Kisco, N.Y., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George D. — of Dallas County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Dallas County, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George F. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 49, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Davis, George F. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 36th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George F. — of Sumner, Pierce County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1948, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George Fleming (1881-1912) — also known as George F. Davis — of Richmond, Ray County, Mo. Born in Morton, Ray County, Mo., April 3, 1881. Newspaper reporter; U.S. Consul in Ceiba, 1911-12, died in office 1912. Died in Ceiba, Honduras, February 13, 1912 (age 30 years, 316 days). Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George G. — of Marlborough, Cheshire County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 14th District, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George H. — of Summit Hill, Carbon County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Summit Hill, Pa., 1838-45. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George H. — of Durham, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Durham; elected 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George H. — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 10th District, 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George I. — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Democrat. Postmaster at Tallahassee, Fla., 1916-21. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George J. — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of California, 1888-89. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George L. — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George L. — of Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George N. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 4th Michigan District, 1885-89. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George R. — of Greensboro, Orleans County, Vt. Dry candidate for delegate to Vermont convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George Rex (1788-1867) — also known as George R. Davis — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Born in Johnstown, Fulton County, N.Y., 1788. Tailor; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County, 1818-19, 1830-31, 1842-43; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1831, 1843. Died in Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y., June 24, 1867 (age about 78 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Amy Lottridge (1793-1856).
  Davis, George Royal (1840-1899) — also known as George R. Davis — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Palmer, Hampden County, Mass., January 3, 1840. Republican. U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1879-85 (2nd District 1879-83, 3rd District 1883-85); delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1884, 1888. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., November 25, 1899 (age 59 years, 326 days). Interment at Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Davis, George Russell (b. 1861) — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Born in Huntsville, Logan County, Ohio, December 13, 1861. Lawyer; justice of Arizona territorial supreme court, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Davis and Mary Davis; married, December 21, 1886, to Emma J. Davis (died 1889); married, October 16, 1890, to Katharine H. Scovil.
  Davis, George T. — of Rome, Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Lawyer; Oneida County Special County Judge, 1899; chair of Oneida County Republican Party, 1910; member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 3rd District, 1916-19. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George T. — U.S. Vice Commercial Agent (Vice Consul) in Port Antonio, as of 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George T. — of Alton, Madison County, Ill. Mayor of Alton, Ill., 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George Thomas (1810-1877) — of Massachusetts. Born in Sandwich, Barnstable County, Mass., January 12, 1810. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1850; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 6th District, 1851-53. Died in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, June 17, 1877 (age 67 years, 156 days). Interment at Green River Cemetery, Greenfield, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Davis, George W. — of New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George W. — of Grand Ledge, Eaton County, Mich. Republican. Elected mayor of Grand Ledge, Mich. 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George W. — of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Beverly Hills, Calif., 1956, 1959. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, George Washington — Delegate to Texas Convention of 1833 from District of Gonzales, 1833; delegate to Texas Consultation of 1835 from District of Gonzales, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: George Washington
George Whitefield Davis Davis, George Whitefield (1839-1918) — also known as George W. Davis — Born in Thompson, Windham County, Conn., July 26, 1839. Major in the Union Army during the Civil War; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; Governor of Puerto Rico. Died in Washington, D.C., July 12, 1918 (age 78 years, 351 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of George D. Davis.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Davis, Gerald M. — of Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state senate 11th District; elected 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Davis, Geraldine — Peace and Freedom candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Davis, Gherardi — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 27th District, 1899-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Gilbert Asa (b. 1835) — of Windsor, Windsor County, Vt. Born in Chester, Windsor County, Vt., December 18, 1835. Lawyer; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1872-76; member of Vermont state senate, 1876-78; Windsor County State's Attorney, 1878-80. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Grange. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Asa Davis and Mary (Hosmer) Davis; married, April 13, 1862, to Delia I. Bolles.
  Davis, Gilbert E. — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1948, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Gilbert F. — of Windsor, Windsor County, Vt. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Gilbert Hitchcock — also known as Gilbert H. Davis — of Royal Oak, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Postmaster at Royal Oak, Mich., 1934-42 (acting, 1934-35); candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 18th District, 1956. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Gladys E. — of New Boston, Scioto County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Davis, Gladys G. — of Glendale, Burrillville, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Gladys T. — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1954. Female. Still living as of 1954.
  Davis, Glenn Robert (1914-1988) — also known as Glenn R. Davis — of Waukesha, Waukesha County, Wis.; New Berlin, Waukesha County, Wis.; Wauwatosa, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Vernon, Waukesha County, Wis., October 28, 1914. Republican. Lawyer; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1941-42; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin, 1947-57, 1965-74 (2nd District 1947-57, 9th District 1965-74); delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1956, 1960, 1972; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, 1956, 1957. Congregationalist. Died September 21, 1988 (age 73 years, 329 days). Interment at Prairie Home Cemetery, Waukesha, Wis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Davis, Gloria (b. 1938) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., February 9, 1938. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1976, 1984, 1988 (alternate), 1996, 2000; member of New York state assembly, 1981-2001 (78th District 1981-92, 79th District 1993-2001). Female. Catholic. African ancestry. Still living as of 2001.
  Davis, Goldie — of Northfield, Washington County, Vt. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Grace — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 15th District, 1938. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Grace Kaercher (1887-1965) — also known as Grace F. Kaercher — of Ortonville, Big Stone County, Minn.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Ortonville, Big Stone County, Minn., June 17, 1887. Republican. Clerk of the Minnesota supreme court, 1923-35, 1939-55; defeated, 1934. Female. Died in 1965 (age about 78 years). Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Grant See J. Grant Davis
  Davis, Gray See Joseph Graham Davis, Jr.
  Davis, Gray J. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Davis, Griffith T. — of Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pa. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 12th Pennsylvania District, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Gus C. — of Bloomington, Monroe County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Guy C. — Republican. Candidate in primary for Ohio treasurer of state, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, H. B. — of California. Member of California state assembly 5th District, 1873-75. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, H. C. — of Ridgeway, Fairfield District (now Fairfield County), S.C. Delegate to South Carolina secession convention from Fairfield, 1860-62. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, H. C. — of Yakima, Yakima County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, H. Clay — of Taylor County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Taylor County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Henry Clay
  Davis, H. E. — also known as Scat Davis — of Missouri. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Davis, H. Jack — of Matthews, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Candidate for mayor of Matthews, N.C., 2007, 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Davis, H. T. — of Orange, Orange County, Tex. Postmaster at Orange, Tex., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, H. W. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, H. Winter See Henry Winter Davis
  Davis, Harold — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 47th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Davis, Harold C. — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from St. Clair District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Harold F. — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Harold J. — of Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Davis, Harold Kendrick — of York County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate from York County, 1937-38. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Harriet S. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Davis, Harry — of Dickson, Dickson County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1916, 1940, 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Harry — of Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Harry B. — of Norfolk, Va. Democrat. Member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Harry C. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924, 1932 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Harry Lyman (1878-1950) — also known as Harry L. Davis — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, January 25, 1878. Republican. Insurance business; mayor of Cleveland, Ohio, 1916-19, 1934-35; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916, 1920; Governor of Ohio, 1921-23; defeated, 1924. Baptist. Member, Moose. National organizer, Loyal Order of Moose, 1912. Died May 21, 1950 (age 72 years, 116 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Evan H. Davis and Barbara D. Davis; married, July 16, 1902, to Lucy V. Fegan.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Davis, Harry P. — of Bryn Mawr, Montgomery County, Pa.; Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960 (alternate), 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Davis, Harry W. (b. 1862) — of Guilford, Piscataquis County, Maine. Born in Guilford, Piscataquis County, Maine, April 24, 1862. Republican. Banker; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1920. Universalist. Member, Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Seth N. Davis and Amanda (Morgan) Davis; married, January 1, 1887, to Clara E. Davis.
  Davis, Hartwell (1906-1992) — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Born in Auburn, Lee County, Ala., December 18, 1906. U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Alabama, 1953-62. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; Sigma Nu; Phi Alpha Delta; Kiwanis. Died March 18, 1992 (age 85 years, 91 days). Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Harvey — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Liberal. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 10th District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Davis, Harwell G. — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Democrat. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Alabama, 1933-39. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Helen Gordon (b. 1926) — of Hillsborough County, Fla. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1926. Democrat. Member of Florida state house of representatives, 1975-88; member of Florida state senate, 1989. Female. Member, NAACP; League of Women Voters. Inducted 1998 into the Florida Women's Hall of Fame. Still living as of 2001.
  Davis, Henry — of Durham Center, Durham, Middlesex County, Conn. Postmaster at Durham Center, Conn., 1885-87; first selectman of Durham, Connecticut, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry — of Catasauqua, Lehigh County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Catasauqua, Pa., 1898-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Mrs. Henry — of Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry C. — of Warner, Merrimack County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Warner, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry C. (b. 1843) — of Ware, Hampshire County, Mass. Born in Palmer, Hampden County, Mass., October 22, 1843. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1874; district judge in Massachusetts, 1903-09. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Davis and Cordelia (Buffington) Davis; married, May 4, 1876, to Jennie A. Demond.
  Davis, Henry C. — of Warner, Merrimack County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 9th District, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry C. — of Macon, Bibb County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry C. — of Jefferson County, Wis. Republican. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Jefferson County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry E. — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1892; U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1897-99. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry E. — of Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Ellsworth, Maine, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry Edwards (b. 1879) — also known as Henry E. Davis — of Florence, Florence County, S.C. Born in Gourdin, Williamsburg County, S.C., October 4, 1879. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of South Carolina, 1930-34. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Edwards Davis and Emma Watson (Chandler) Davis; married, September 27, 1906, to Lillian Erskine.
  Davis, Henry Gassaway (1823-1916) — also known as Henry G. Davis — of Piedmont, Mineral County, W.Va. Born near Woodstock, Howard County, Md., November 16, 1823. Democrat. Railroad promoter; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Hampshire County, 1866; member of West Virginia state senate 10th District, 1869-71; U.S. Senator from West Virginia, 1871-83; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1872, 1880, 1904, 1912; candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1904. Died in Washington, D.C., March 11, 1916 (age 92 years, 116 days). Interment at Maplewood Cemetery, Elkins, W.Va.; statue at Davis Park, Charleston, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Caleb Davis (1792-1850) and Louisa Warfield (Brown) Davis (1799-1868); brother of Thomas Beall Davis; married 1853 to Katherine Ann Salome 'Kate' Bantz (1892-1902); father of Hallie D. Davis (1853-1933; who married Stephen Benton Elkins (1841-1911)); grandfather of Davis Elkins.
  Political family: Elkins-Davis family of Elkins, West Virginia.
  The town of Davis, West Virginia, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Davis, Henry H. — of New Hampshire. Democrat. Candidate for New Hampshire state senate 19th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry I. — of Ulster County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ulster County, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry K. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry L. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 13th District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry W. — of Monroe County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 3rd District, 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry W. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 8th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry W. — of Jefferson, Jackson County, Ga. Member of Georgia state senate, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Henry Winter (1817-1865) — also known as H. Winter Davis — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md., August 16, 1817. U.S. Representative from Maryland, 1855-61, 1863-65 (4th District 1855-61, 3rd District 1863-65). Episcopalian. Died in Baltimore, Md., December 30, 1865 (age 48 years, 136 days). Original interment at Old St. Paul's Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.; reinterment at Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  Relatives: Cousin *** of David Davis (1815-1886).
  Political family: Bush family of Massachusetts.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Davis, Herbert J. — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. District judge in Nebraska 4th District, 1891-96; appointed 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Herman — of Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Herman W. — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Republican. Postmaster at Portland, Ore., 1861-65. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Hezekiah — of Stafford, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stafford, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Hibbard G. — of Sedgwick County, Kan. Democrat. Candidate for Kansas state senate 27th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Davis, Hiram — of Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ridgefield; elected 1908; warden (borough president) of Ridgefield, Connecticut, 1910, 1920-21. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Hobart M. — of Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Horace (1831-1916) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., March 16, 1831. Republican. U.S. Representative from California 1st District, 1877-81; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1884; Presidential Elector for California, 1884. Died in San Francisco, Calif., July 12, 1916 (age 85 years, 118 days). Interment at Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of John Davis (1787-1854) and Elizabeth 'Eliza' (Bancroft) Davis (1791-1872); brother of John Chandler Bancroft Davis; married, March 6, 1862, to Lavinia Smith Macondray (1834-1872); married, February 4, 1875, to Edith Sawyer King (1850-1909); nephew of George Bancroft; uncle of John Davis (1851-1902); great-granduncle of Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. and John Davis Lodge; second great-granduncle of George Cabot Lodge; first cousin of Isaac Davis; first cousin once removed of Edward Livingston Davis; first cousin twice removed of Livingston Davis; fourth cousin once removed of Charles Courtney Pinkney Holden (1827-1905), Ebenezer Gregg Danforth Holden and Winfield Scott Holden.
  Political families: Davis family; Woodbury-Holden family of Massachusetts and New Hampshire; Holden-Davis-Lawrence-Garcelon family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Davis, Horace M. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Horatio (1840-1912) — of Chatham, Pittsylvania County, Va.; Gainesville, Alachua County, Fla. Born in Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C., May 16, 1840. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; county judge in Virginia, 1880-86; mayor of Gainesville, Fla., 1908-09. Episcopalian. Died in Gainesville, Alachua County, Fla., June 12, 1912 (age 72 years, 27 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Gainesville, Fla.
  Relatives: Half-brother and fourth cousin of George Davis (1820-1896); great-grandnephew of Samuel Ashe; cousin four different ways of John Baptista Ashe (1748-1802), John Baptista Ashe (1810-1857), Thomas Samuel Ashe and William Shepperd Ashe; cousin three different ways of Alfred Moore Waddell; second cousin twice removed of William Henry Hill.
  Political families: Polk family; Ashe-Polk family of North Carolina (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Davis, Horatio Nelson (b. 1812) — also known as Horatio N. Davis — of Beloit, Rock County, Wis. Born in Henderson, Jefferson County, N.Y., June 17, 1812. Republican. Waukesha County Treasurer, 1847; banker; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Beloit, Wis., 1872; member of Wisconsin state senate 17th District, 1873-76. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Clarissa F. Cushman; father of Cushman Kellogg Davis (1838-1900).
  Davis, Hornor See J. Hornor Davis
  Davis, Hornor II See James Hornor Davis II
  Davis, Howard — of Turtle Creek, Allegheny County, Pa. Independent candidate for burgess of Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Howard — of Emporia, Lyon County, Kan. Mayor of Emporia, Kan., 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Howard — of Kingshill, St. Croix, Virgin Islands. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virgin Islands, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Davis, Howard Atlee (b. 1862) — also known as Howard A. Davis — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., February 12, 1862. Republican. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1908; common pleas court judge in Pennsylvania 1st District, 1910-29; appointed 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Howell Anderson (1873-1957) — also known as Howell A. Davis — of Palatka, Putnam County, Fla. Born in 1873. Democrat. Mayor of Palatka, Fla., 1909-10, 1924. Died in 1957 (age about 84 years). Interment at West View Cemetery, Palatka, Fla.
  Davis, Hoyt See Thomas Hoyt Davis
  Davis, Hugh — of Allegheny (now part of Pittsburgh), Allegheny County, Pa. Burgess of Allegheny, Pennsylvania, 1835-38. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Hugh — of Park Hills, Kenton County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Davis, Hugh W. — of Norfolk, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Hunter — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Davis, I. J. — of Niles, Trumbull County, Ohio. Postmaster at Niles, Ohio, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Ian — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Davis, Ilus Winfield (1917-1996) — also known as Ilus W. Davis — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born in Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., April 22, 1917. Democrat. Lawyer; major in the U.S. Army during World War II; mayor of Kansas City, Mo., 1963-71; director of several banks. Baptist. Member, American Bar Association. Died September 4, 1996 (age 79 years, 135 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Dean Davis and Emma Josephine (Severs) Davis; married, November 8, 1946, to Beatrice Buecking.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Davis, Ira G. — of Anderson, Madison County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at Anderson, Ind., 1939-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Ira P. — of Miami, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Davis, Irene — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Irvin K. — of Slatington, Lehigh County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Slatington, Pa., 1956-59 (acting, 1956). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Isaac — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate from Kent County, 1794-99. Burial location unknown.
  Davis, Isaac (1799-1883) — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Northborough, Worcester County, Mass., June 2, 1799. Democrat. Lawyer; bank director; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1843-54; mayor of Worcester, Mass., 1856, 1858, 1861; defeated, 1849 (Citizens), 1851, 1861 (Citizens), 1867 (Citizens); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1860, 1864; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1861. Died in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., April 1, 1883 (age 83 years, 303 days). Interment at Worcester Rural Cemetery, Worcester, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Phineas Davis (1772-1834) and Martha (Eager) Davis (1772-1854); married, March 30, 1829, to Mary Holbrook Estabrook (1807-1875); father of Edward Livingston Davis; nephew of John Davis (1787-1854); grandfather of Livingston Davis; first cousin of John Chandler Bancroft Davis and Horace Davis; first cousin once removed of John Davis (1851-1902); first cousin thrice removed of Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. and John Davis Lodge; first cousin four times removed of George Cabot Lodge; second cousin once removed of John Barnard Fairbank; third cousin of Merton William Fairbank; third cousin once removed of Wilson Henry Fairbank, Alexander Warren Fairbank, Charles Warren Fairbanks and Newton Hamilton Fairbanks; third cousin thrice removed of Leone Fairbanks Burrell and Douglas Stanley Fairbanks; fourth cousin once removed of Charles Courtney Pinkney Holden (1827-1905), Ebenezer Gregg Danforth Holden and Winfield Scott Holden.
  Political families: Davis family; Woodbury-Holden family of Massachusetts and New Hampshire; Holden-Davis-Lawrence-Garcelon family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Davis, Isaac D. — of Paris Township (now Kentwood), Kent County, Mich. Supervisor of Paris Township, Michigan, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.


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