William Howell Davis

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William Howell Davis

Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi, United States
Cause of death: Diptheria
Place of Burial: Richmond, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Jefferson Davis, President, CSA and Varina Davis (Howell), First Lady, CSA
Brother of Samuel Emory Davis; Margaret Howell Hayes; Jim Limber; Jefferson Davis, Jr.; Joseph Evan Davis and 1 other

Managed by: Mary Jane Nichols
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About William Howell Davis

Son of Confederate President Jefferson Davis and Varina Howell Davis; died of diptheria at age 10.

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William Howell Davis's Timeline

December 6, 1861
Richmond, Virginia, United States
October 16, 1872
Age 10
Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi, United States
Richmond, Virginia, United States