John Wesley Davis & Jessie Davis, Como, MS, c. 1915
Submitter: Melvin J. Collier, great-nephew
Also see
Davis Family Roots

John Wesley Davis & Jessie Davis were born in 1893 and 1896, respectively, in Panola County (Como), Mississippi.  They were two of nine children born to John Hector Davis and Mary Danner Davis.  Jessie Davis & his family and the children of John Wesley Davis migrated to Evanston, Illinois.  Their brother, James Davis, and their sister, Mae Ella Davis Edwards, also migrated to the Chicago, IL area.  Their brother, Fred Davis, and their baby sister, Minnie Davis Reed, moved to Memphis, Tennessee.  Their sister, Pearl Davis McGee, and their brother, Wrennie Davis, resided in Benton Harbor, Michigan.

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