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William Leroy DAVIS
Angeline Pearl BEDDOWS
Husband:  William Leroy / LeRoy DAVIS
Birth:  23 Jul 1879, Blairsville, Indiana Co., PA
Death said to be:  1970, Painesville, Lake Co., OH
Occupation:  clerk; Superintendent, American Sheet and Tin Plate Co.; watchman
Father:  Stewart Archibald DAVIS
Mother:  Amanda J. De VINNEY
Marriage License:  3 Sep 1904, Westmoreland Co., PA
Marriage Ceremony:  7 Sep 1904, Ascension Episcopal Chapel, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA
Wife:  Angeline Pearl BEDDOWS
Birth:  9 Nov 1881, Apollo, Armstrong Co., PA
Death apparently:  1930-40
Occupation:  homemaker
Father:  George BEDDOWS, b. 25 Sep 1842, Sedgley, STS; d. 1908, Apollo, Armstrong Co., PA
Mother:  Elizabeth MAGGS, b. Jul 1845, Bath, SOM
Children:
1.  George Archibald DAVIS, b. 1906, Scottsdale, Westmoreland Co., PA
2.  (Dr.) John W. DAVIS, b. Jun 1917, New Philadelphia, Tuscarawas Co., OH
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; UK, United Kingdom, ENG, England, STS, Staffs, Staffordshire, SOM, Somerset; USA, US, United States, Ohio, Pennsylvania

Sources:

1a.  Pennsylvania County Marriages, 1885-1950: Westmoreland County (online at FamilySearch.org):

1b.  Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records:  Allegheny County:  Pittsburgh:  1904.  Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (online at Ancestry.com):

2.  1800 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Wm. Leroy DAVIS (æ 11m, b. July, PA) is living in Blairsville, Indiana Co., PA, with his parents (q.v.).

3.  1890 U.S. Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

4.  1900 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  William L. DAVIS (æ 20, b. Jul 1879, PA) is living in Vandergrift, Westmoreland Co., PA, with his widowed mother (q.v.) and a cousin.  Angeline P. BEDDOWS (æ 18, b. Nov 1881, PA) is living in Apollo Borough, Armstrong Co., PA (p. 30A), with her parents, George BEDDOWS (æ 57, b. Sep 1842, England) & Elizabeth (æ 54, b. Jul 1845, England), plus an older sister.

5.  1910 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #9 of 47):  162 Grant Avenue, Vandergrift Borough (Ward 2), Westmoreland Co., PA, Roll T624_1432, p. 149A, SN 5A, SD 20, ED 210, enumerated 21 Apr 1910, official enumeration date 15 Apr 1910 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1910:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 26 27 28
* 162 82 86 Davis William L Head M W 30 M1 5     Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Eng Superintendent Sheet Mill W N 0 Y Y R O H
      _____ Angeline P Wife F W 2? M1 5 1 1 Pennsylvania England English England English Eng None   W N   Y Y      
      _____ George A Son M W  3 S       Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Pennsylvania   None                  
*GRANT AVENUE
The page image was blurry and hard to read.

6.  1920 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #6 of 28):  236 West High St., New Philadelphia (Ward 2), Goshen Twp., Tuscarawas Co., OH, Roll T625_1445, p. 226B, SN 3B, SD 15, ED 153, enumerated 2 Jan 1920, official enumeration date 1 Jan 1920 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1920:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 9 10 11 12 16 17 18 19 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
* 236 54 66 Davis William L Head R M W 40 M   Y Y Pennsylvania Pennsylvania   Pennsylvania   Y Superintendant Rolling Mill W
      _____ Angeline Head   F W 38 M   Y Y Pennsylvania England English England English Y None    
      _____ George A Son   W W 13 S Y Y Y Pennsylvania Pennsylvania   Pennsylvania   Y None    
      _____ John W Son   W W 2 6/12 S       Pennsylvania Pennsylvania   Pennsylvania     None    
      Lidrick? Ethel Maid   W W 18 S   Y Y Ohio Ohio Ohio Ohio   Y Maid Home W
*West High St

7.  1930 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #25 of 70):  517 "3rd St [?] E East High Ave.," New Philadelphia City (Ward 3), Goshen Twp., Tuscarawas Co., OH, Roll 1885, p. 109A, SN 13A, ED 79-21, SD 14, enumerated 12 Apr 1930, official enumeration date 1 Apr 1930 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1930:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 24 25 26 27 28 30
* 517 340 372 Davis William L Head O 18000 R M W ?? M 25 N Y PA PA PA Y Manager Sheet Mill W Y N
      _____ Aneline P Wife       F W 47 M 22 N Y PA Eng Eng Y None        
      _____ George A (Ab?) Son       M W 23 ?   Y Y PA PA PA Y None        
      _____ John W Son       M W 12 S   Y Y PA PA PA Y None        
*3rd St [?] E East High Ave
This enumerator did a lot of unintelligible scribbling. Is this "Ab" for absent?

8.  1940 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #10 of 50):  120 North Ninth Stret, Cambridge (Ward 3), Guernsey Co., OH, Roll T627_3075, p. 143B, SN 5B, SD 15, ED 30-10, enumerated __ 1940, official enumeration date 1 Apr 1940 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1940:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean.
LOC HOUSEHOLD NAME RELATION   PERSONAL EDUCATION   BIRTHPLACE   CIT RESIDENCE in 1935   EMPLOYMENT STATUS FS
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25   26 27 28 29 30   31 32 33 34
* 120 122 R 2500 NO DAVIS W.L. HEAD M W 60 WD N H-4 PENNSYLVANIA   NEW PHILA. TUSCAWARAS OHIO Y Y - - - - 40   WATCHMAN STEEL INDUSTRY PW 51 1200 Y  
                JOHN W. (AB) SON M W 22 S Y C-5 PENNSYLVANIA   NEW PHILA. TUSCAWARAS OHIO Y N N N N S            0    0 N  
*NORTH NINTH STREET
"AB" = absent; it's Tuscarawas, not Tuscawaras.
9.  World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.  Microfilm Series M1509 (4582 rolls), NARA, Washington, DC (online at Ancestry.com):

10.  World War II Draft Registration Cards.  Records of the Selective Service System, 1926-1975, RG 147, NARA, Atlanta, GA (online at Ancestry.com):

11.  Public Member Trees (online at Ancestry.com). 

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