Joe Davis, Grayson
County, Texas Death Cert. No.1096
Joe Davis died
at 322 E. Heron, 4th ward of Denison.
he was a male,
Negro, Widowed and died 8 Jan 1911,
11 PM. He had
been ill from Jan 2nd from Senile debility and exposure to cold.
His age was not
known but it was guessed as "about 100"
He was born in
Georgia. No other personal info known but he was buried "His
home in country" on 9 Jan 1911.
In the 1910 Grayson
Co., Tx Cenus - 2-PCT
Roll: 1557 Page: 16
Davis, Joe age
100, household no 281/283, he lived on the denison and bells road (follows
closely to todays hwy 69). he was a widow and he and parents born in ala.
in his household was his granddaughter huldy davis. She was 16 yrs old
and she and parents born in Texas.
I do not see
him in earlier ones but he might have been in a household and my census
search engine does not search that.
Please Email me
if you know any more about Joe Davis and where he lived. It is known to
be near Denison. I would love to know more about him.