Contributed by Gail Hahn Hutchcraft. Thanks, Gail!
William Davis married Sarah Elizabeth Hayter, February 15,
1860 in Hamilton Co., IL.
He married second, Hester Mangis Hooker on December 8, 1890 there.
He was the father of Edith Melinda Davis Bond.
Obit.- From Felty's Legacy of Kin, Vol.
I, p. 153
Pub. Times, 25 May 1916
William Davis, b. 05 May 1836 near McLeansboro; died 10 May 1916.
Married Sarah Hayter, 15 Feb 1860 (she died 09 Dec 1889)
They had five children: Alfred, Eda, Emma, Effie & infant son.
Married Mrs. Hester Hooker, 08 Dec 1890.
They had one child: Marshall Davis
Leaves widow; 2 children: Eda Bond, Aden & Marshall Davis McLeansboro;
2 step-ch: Charles Hooker of McLeansboro and Mrs. Fannie Witters, Eldorado;
1 brother Cawood Davis, Vincennes, Ind. Interred at I.O.O.F.
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