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World War II Soldier flag male ancestor  Walter Moody  DAVIS

  (b. 23 June 1922 Southborough, Massachusetts, USA   d. 29 October 2015 Southborough, Massachusetts, USA )  

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Walter Moody DAVIS was born 23 June 1922 in Southborough, Massachusetts, USA . Walter Moody DAVIS was the child of William North DAVIS   and   Eva Belle LANDRY and the grandchild of: (paternal)  John A DAVIS and Mary Louise MCFARLAND

Walter Moody was a soldier in World War II.

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He married  Elizabeth Jane "Betty" SALES .  Elizabeth Jane "Betty" SALES  was born 13 May 1921 in Binghamton, New York, USA.  She died 9 July 2002

Walter Moody DAVIS died 29 October 2015 in Southborough, Massachusetts, USA .
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Walter Moody DAVIS married flag female ancestor Elizabeth Jane "Betty" SALES-- Place: 
ELIZABETH JANE "BETTY" SAYLES (KARL MILLER, LENSIE LEMUEL, SOLOMON V. SYDNEY, DAVID, EZEKIEL, JOHN, JOHN, JOHN, JOHN, JOHN SAOLE) was born May 13, 1921 in Binghamton, NY, and died July 09, 2002.She married WALTER MOODY DAVIS January 10, 1946 in Southborough, son of WILLIAM DAVIS and EVA LANDRY.He was born June 23, 1922 in Southborough, MA.

i. WALTER MOODY12 DAVIS, JR., b. September 09, 1948; m. MEG KOSOSSKY; b. Abt. 1950.
ii. SALLY DAVIS, b. November 23, 1946; m. LAWRENCE "LARRY" A. YEATMAN; b. Abt. 1945. ftm/ v/ e/ a/ Marylou-C-Veal/ BOOK-0001/ 0009-0010.html


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23 June 1922
Southborough, Massachusetts, USA


Name: Walter Moody Davis
Birth Date: 1922
Birth Place: Southborough, Massachusetts, USA
Volume Number: 115
Page Number: 550
Index Volume Number: 106
Reference Number: F63.M362 v.106 Massachusetts, Birth Index, 1901-1960 and 1967-1970 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2013.

1930 - Southborough, Massachusetts

name: William N Davis
event: Census
event date: 1930
event place: Southborough, Worcester, Massachusetts
gender: Male
age: 49
marital status: Married
race: White
birthplace: Maine
estimated birth year: 1881
immigration year:
relationship to head of household: Head
father's birthplace: Maine
mother's birthplace: Maine
enumeration district number: 0265
family number: 172
sheet number and letter: 7B
line number: 85
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29 October 2015
Southborough, Massachusetts, USA

Walter M. Davis, Sr., 93, of Wellesley and Southborough, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 29 , 2015 after a long and full life.

Walter was born in Southborough to Eva Landry and William Davis. He was the youngest of 7 children and attended Southborough schools and Lawrence Academy in Groton. Walter went on to attend Bates College until he enlisted in the Army Air Corps during World War II. After the war he returned to Southborough and married his high school sweetheart, Betty Sayles. They enjoyed 56 wonderful years together before Betty died in 2002. He worked for Devonshire Financial and the National Shawmut Bank of Boston, and later for the Town of Southborough. He was best known as the greatest father, grandfather, and great grandfather. An active tennis player for 70 years, he also enjoyed reading, volunteering at Tower Hill Botanic Garden, and practicing yoga. As the ultimate Super Fan, he rarely missing a game in which his children or grandchildren played. Walter’s wit and humor as well as his capacity for love will long be remembered by family and friends.

He is survived by his son, Walter Davis, Jr. and his wife Meg of Wellesley, his daughter Sally Davis Yeatman and her husband Larry of Santa Monica, CA, as well as 4 grandchildren, Jesse, Lindsay, Andy, and Sara and 9 great grandchildren.

Walter (Pop) will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Funeral and burial will be private.

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