Rufus King DAVIS 1 2
- Born: 28 Feb 1831, Goshen, Belmont Co, OH 2 3
- Marriage (1): Prudence Ann HAGAN on 8 Feb 1855 in Tuscarawas Co, OH 1
- Marriage (2): Sarah Jane SIMMERS on 31 Oct 1881 in Elkhart Co, IN 2
- Died: 24 Aug 1917, Mahaska Co, IA at age 86 2 4
- Buried: Forest Cem, Oskaloosa, Mahaska Co, IA 2
1850 OH CENSUS, Belmont Co, Goshen Twp:
Rufus K. Davis, 19, blacksmith, b. OH.
He was living with the family of Charles P. Davis, 23.
U.S., CIVIL WAR DRAFT REGISTRATION RECORDS, June 1863 - Belmont, Harrison, Tuscarawas, Guernsey and Noble Co, OH:
Salem Twp, Rufus K. Davis, 34, farmer, married, b. OH.
(Listed next to Henry Davis, 29, also of Salem Twp.)
1880 IA CENSUS, Mahaska Co, Monroe Twp:
R. K. Davis, 49, farmer, b. OH, parents b. MD;
Sarah J., wife, 36, keeping house, b. OH, father b. Canada, mother b. OH;
Rufus, son, 10, at school, b. IA, parents b. OH.
1900 IA CENSUS, Keokuk Co, Prairie Twp:
Rufus K. Davis, Feb 1831, 59, married 36 yrs, b. OH, parents b. OH, farmer;
Sarah J., wife, Mar 1845, 55, b. OH, father b. Canada (Eng.), mother b. VA.
1910 IA CENSUS, Mahaska Co, Oskaloosa:
Rufus K. Davis, Sr., 79, 1st marriage, married 43 yrs, b. OH, parents b. VA, farmer, farm;
Jennie Davis, wife, 65, 1st marriage, married 43 yrs, b. OH, father b. Can. Eng, mother b. VA.
FIND A GRAVE - Forest Cem, Oskaloosa, Mahaska Co, IA:
Rufus King Davis, Sr.
Sarah Jane Simmers Davis
Rufus married Prudence Ann HAGAN, daughter of Charles HAGAN and Margaret BALIS, on 8 Feb 1855 in Tuscarawas Co, OH.1 (Prudence Ann HAGAN was born in Dec 1833 in OH 5 and died between 1900 and 1910 in Tuscarawas Co, OH 6.)
Rufus next married Sarah Jane SIMMERS on 31 Oct 1881 in Elkhart Co, IN.2 (Sarah Jane SIMMERS was born in 1845,2 died in 1925 in Mahaska Co, IA 2 and was buried in Forest Cem, Oskaloosa, Mahaska Co, IA 2.)