Alvah DAVIS

Male 1905 - 2004  (98 years)


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  • Name Alvah DAVIS  [1, 2
    Born 31 Jul 1905  New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Census 1910  Living with parents in Hardyston, Sussex County, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1920  Living with parents in Franklin, Sussex Co., New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1930  Living in Hamburg, Sussex Co., New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 1930  [3
    Engineer - Zinc Mill 
    Died 05 May 2004  Newton, Sussex, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 8
    Buried North Hardyston Cemetery, Hamburg, Sussex Co., New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    • Obituary Notice in "New Jersey Herald" dated 5/7/2004:

      Alvah Davis

      Hamburg- Alvah Davis, 98 died Wednesday at Bristol Glen in Newton.
      Mr Davis was born in Franklin and has resided in Hamburg for most of his life.
      He worked for 33 years with the New Jersey Zinc Co. where he was a hoist engineer.
      He later worked as a self-employed carpenter.
      Mr Davis served on the Hamburg Borough Council and the Planning Board in the 1940s and the Hamburg Board of Education in the 1950s. He was a member of the Hamburg Presbyterian Church since 1924.
      Mr. Davis was predeceased by his wife, Marion, in 1986 and a son, Robert, in 1931. He is survived by two daughters, Marion Corey and Eveline Ann Rider and her husband, Walter, all of Sparta; one son, Donald, and his wife Carol, of Waretown; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
      Funeral arrangements are by the F. John Ramsey Funeral Home, One Main St., Franklin.
    Person ID I15417  Main Tree

    Father Thomas Beardslee DAVIS,   b. 20 Mar 1864, Franklin Borough, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1932, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Bessie HUCKER,   b. 27 Oct 1868, Tavistock, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1938, Franklin, Sussex, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 18 Jul 1889  Hamburg, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Family ID F01715  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marion TIDABACK,   b. 27 Jan 1906, Hamburg, Sussex, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Oct 1986, Hamburg, Sussex, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 25 Oct 1924  [11
    Children 
     1. Robert Rude DAVIS,   b. 02 Jul 1928, Franklin, Sussex, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1931, Hamburg, Sussex, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)  [Natural]
     2. Donald Allen DAVIS
     3. Marion Gertrude DAVIS
     4. Eveline Ann DAVIS
    Family ID F02623  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Photos
    Alvah Davis
    Alvah Davis
    Thomas B. and Bessie (Hucker) Davis Family Photo
    Thomas B. and Bessie (Hucker) Davis Family Photo
    Thomas and Bessie Davis with children: Harry E., William J., Lester, Charles A., Lewis K. and H. Alvah.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

    Headstones
    Alvah Davis Headstone
    Alvah Davis Headstone
    He is buried in the North Hardyston Cemetery, Hamburg, Sussex Co., New Jersey.

  • Sources 
    1. [S02317] Family Tree Maker: Lynda-Dianna-Jones.

    2. [S02498] Information from Hazel Daniel Bell.

    3. [S01504] 1930 Census Hamburg, Sussex County, New Jersey.

    4. [S01818] Ancestry.com: Social Security Death Index.

    5. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.

    6. [S01066] 1910 Census Hardyston, Sussex County, New Jersey.

    7. [S01264] 1920 Census Franklin, Sussex County, New Jersey.

    8. [S02829] Obituary Notice for H. Alvah Davis.

    9. [S02501] Information from John Davis.

    10. [S04003] Marriage Certificate for Thomas B. Davis and Bessie Hucker.

    11. [S00029] "Descendants of James Hucker" by Betty Hucker dtd 11-18-07.