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Jewel M. Davis 

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Allen Thomas Davis
3/26/1869 - 12/24/1943

Amanda Elizabeth Davison
3/13/1878 - 12/24/1916
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Jewel M. Davis
5/1/1902 - 5/6/1932
Jewel M. Davis was born on May 1, 1902 in Slocomb, Geneva County, Alabama and died on May 6, 1932 in Slocomb, Geneva County, Alabama. She lived to be 30 years old.

She married Oscar Cochran.
Children: David Roscoe Cochran (1926-1974)
Census1/1/1910 Fadette AL (Geneva County) 7 yrs old 
#94 -Allen T Davis (41), Lize Davis (32), Ernest Davis (15), Arthor Davis (13), Samfort Davis (11), Jewel M. Davis (8), Corre L. Davis (6), Bobie Davis (2), Marry L. Davis (1 2mo.) Allen was born in AL, his parents in GA. All others were born in AL, as were thier parents. Allen and Lize have been married 16 years, they have 7 children all are living. Allen is a farmer, Ernest, Arthor, Samfort, & Jewel are farm laborers. 

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1 1903 Wright Brothers complete the first successful flight with an airplane at Kitty Hawk
2 1904 The first vacuum tube diode is invented by Fleming
4 1906 Kellogg sells the first box of Corn Flakes
4 1906 The triode vacuum tube is invented
4 1906 Electrons are discovered by Thomson
10 1912 The unsinkable Titanic sinks on its first trip to New York drowning 1,513 people.
11 1913 Ford builds the first assembly line into his automobile production plant
12 1914 The first traffic lights (which is only red or green) are put up in America; Construction of the Panama Canal is completed
21 1923 Diphtheria vaccine is developed; Insulin is produced to treat diabetes
21 1923 Freud publishes "The Ego and the Id"
22 1924 Insecticides are used for the first time on crops
24 1926 Goddard launched the first liquid-fueled rocket
25 1927 The first television transmission was announced in England
26 1928 Big bang theory was introduced
6 1908 NEWS HEADLINES: Henry Ford produces the first Model T automobile
10 1912 White residents of Forsyth County, GA, drive the black population out.
11 1913 NEWS HEADLINES: Edison invents motion pictures
15 1917 NEWS HEADLINES: In June, the United States enters World War I on the side of the allies. The Russian Revolution ends the reign of the czars and thrusts Russia into communism.
17 1919 NEWS HEADLINES: World War I ends with the signing of The Versailles Treaty.
7 1909 The National Association for Advancement of Colored People is formed (NAACP)
8 1910 Boy Scout and Girl Scout Organizations are introduced in America and the concept of a "week end" meaning time off from regular work begins to take root. The British Empire covers 1/5th of the world land area.
25 1927 Charles Lindbergh becomes the first man to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean and Babe Ruth hits 60 home runs.
27 1929 Widespread prosperity of the 1920s ends abruptly with the stock market crash in October
28 1930 Drought in the Great Plains area begins, creating hardship for farm families in 19 states.
30 1932 Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. The infant son of Charles Lindbergh is kidnapped and murdered.
7 1909 The "Piltdown Man" hoax -- a fake archeological discovery announced by dishonest scientists who wanted to "prove" that human beings had evolved in Europe
12 1914 World War I - Following the crisis touched off by the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand of Austria in Sarajevo, Germany declared war on Russia and additional countries joined the war within several days.
15 1917 Germany uses airplanes to drop bombs in the early stages of World War I -- the first major military use of airplanes.
17 1919 The Versailles Treaty marks the official end of World War I.
18 1920 Adolph Hitler begins to organize the Nazi party in Germany; The Ku Klux Klan launches a recruitment campaign using mass marketing techniques to gain 85,000 new recruits; the first commercial broadcast is made.

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