Greeley Henderson Davis and Mary Louisa (Doremus) Davis

In 1860 Warren County, Illinois, Saml. C. Davis is 27, Dorcas A. 24, Julia A. 8, Greeley H. 6, Jane L. 4, and David two months.

In 1870 Crawford County Wisconsin, Christopher Doremus is 38, Margaret 34, with Harriet 12, Mary 9, John 7, Charles 3, and Eugene 1.  (In 1900 Polk County, Nebraska, John, 36 and Elizabeth 32 have Earl E. 14, Chloea B. 13, Clarence L. 11, James E. 9, Chester L. 8, Everett E. 4 Margarett J. 2 and Charlotte N. three months)

In 1870 Seward County, Nebraska, Greely H. is 15, born in Pennsylvania, with S.C. 37, Docas A. 35, Lenroa 18, Lucy J. 14, Barmond 11, Laura A. 8, and Carrie E. 3.

Greeley proved up a quarter in 28, 8N 48W in 1901, and the "heirs of Mary L. Davis" cash-claimed one next to it in 1908.

In 1880 Pleasant Home, Polk County, Nebraska, Greeley H. 25 and Mary L. 19 have Urie E. 3, Nina 2, and Elsie eight months.

In 1900 Fleming precinct, Logan County, Colorado, Greeley H. "cattle raiser" born Aug 1854 in Pennsylvania, Mary L. Jan 1861 Indiana, have Loron E. Dec 1882 Jesse L. July 1885 -both boys born in Nebraska, Clarence C. April 1888 and Clara M. twins April 1888 Colorado.

Mary has had nine kids, seven living.

Greeley's stone in Pleasant Home, Nebraska says "Born Aug 7, 1854 - Died Aug 26, 1905"41046008

Mary's in Pleasant home says "Jan 13, 1861 - Sep 29, 1906"

There's another stone that says "Lena E. - dau of G.H.& M.L. Davis - died July 19, 1880 aged 8 ms 5 da's" but FindaGrave has her as "Daug of R.H. & M.L. Davis"


In 1910 Logan County, Everett 32 and Nanis C. 29, Illinois, have Chester E. 9.

In 1920 Logan County Everett and Nannie have Chester 19 and Grace 6.

Everett acquired land in 35, 9N 49W in 1926.

In 1930 Logan County they have Grace, and two teachers rooming with them - Dorothy M. Fisher 20 Colorado and Helene Hahn 21, Nebraska.

In 1940 Everett and Nana C. are in Phoenix, "own farm" - said they were in Logan County in 1935.

Everett, born May 11, 1877 did Mar 4, 1963 in San Luis Obispo, California, mother's maiden name Doremus.

Everett 1877-1963 ( # 43529652) and Nannie Christine (Nelson) Davis 1881-1949 are buried in Haxtun.


"Loran" E. Davis married Mary Hradeckey Feb 8, 1910, recorded in Logan County.

In 1910 Logan County - next to Everett - Loron E. is 27, Mary 29, both born in Nebraska.

  Marie A. Headacky (Hradecky) - born Dec 1879 in Nebraska, in Logan County in 1900 with brothers John J. born July 1875 Austria, Joseph Sept 1877 Austria, Josephine M. Dec 1881 Nebraska, and Katie K. Oct 1890 Colorado.

In 1920 Logan County they have Anna M. 8 and Lillian M. 7.

Anna Marie Davis married Samuel W. Langdon Sept 18, 1929, recorded in Logan County.

In 1930 Logan County Loren and Mary have only Lillian, 17.

Loron E. 1882-1964  #34456226 and Mary Anna 1879 -1958 are buried in Fleming.  - So are Mary's parents Frk Jacob Hradecky - 1844-1928 and Frances Anna (Bella) Hradecky 1850-1897.

Lillian - Oct 2, 1912-Mar 26, 1938 is buried in Fleming.

Mrs. Langdon was born April 14, 1911, in Fleming to Loron and Marie (Hradecky) Davis.
She grew up in Fleming and graduated from Fleming High School, the same school her children and grandchildren attended.
On Sept. 18, 1929, she married Samuel Langdon in Sterling. After her marriage she worked with her husband on the farm.
Survivors include a daughter, Delores Yates of Greeley; a son, Donald of Fleming; three grand children, and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by husband, three sons, Samuel, Stanley and Robert; and a sister, Lillian.

Anna Marie Davis Langdon died Jan 11, 1992 and is buried in Fleming.


Samuel W. Langdon,   died Friday, Jun 24, 1977  in the Sterling hospital.
Officiating will be Rev. James T. Benton, assisted by Rev. Gary McElhany. Burial will be in the Fleming cemetery. Mr. Langdon was born Sept. 13, 1902, in Brady Island, Neb., a son of John and Atlanta Bonnett Langdon.
He moved to the Haxtun area in 1917 where he farmed and ranched and in 1919, moved to Fleming, where he continued his farming and ranching operations. He married Anna Davis in Sterling on Sept. 18, 1929.
Mr. Langdon was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Fleming.
He is survived by his widow, Anna Langdon, Rt. 1, Fleming; a son, Donald D. Langdon, Fleming; a daughter, Mrs. Dolores Yates, Olympia, Wash.; a sister, Mrs. Sadie Emerson, Auburn, Calif.; two brothers, Leslie Langdon and Lloyd Langdon, both of Fleming, and three grand children.

Jesse Leroy Davis is single in 1910 Logan County, and also when he registered, born July 31, 1885, nearest relative Everett.

Kathryn C. Hradecky Davis, born Oct 10, 1890, died May 10, 1917, and is buried in Fleming - same stone as Jesse.

In 1920 Logan County Jesse is widowed, with Evan L. 8, Dorsey 6, and Harold S. 5, all  boys born in Colorado, with housekeeper Margaret A. Oliver, 39, born in New York.

In 1930 Logan County Jesse has only the three sons, and in 1940 Logan County only Harold, 24.

Jesse -July 31, 1885-Jun 8, 1963 is buried in Fleming - 34455078

In 1940 Logan County Evan L. 28 and Lois 25 have Gary Ewe Davis, seven months.

Evan -March 6, 1912 - March 1, 1994 is buried in Fleming.

Dorsey W. Davis, 75, of Sterling, died Tuesday, Dec. 6, 1988, at Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins.
There was cremation and there are no immediate plans for a memorial service.  He was born Dec. 6, 1913 at Dailey, the second son of Jesse LeRoy ‘Roy' and Kathryn Caroline Hradecky-Davis.
Survivors include his wife, Thelma M. Davis of Sterling; a son, Arden D. Davis; two daughters, Glennys Raffaeli of Ogallala, Neb., and Gloria Self of Beltsville, Md.; a brother, Evan Davis of Lakewood, and nine grandchildren.

 In 1910 Clara M. Doremus is in Buffalo County Nebraska, married to Earl E. 24, with Mary Jane 1.  Earl is likely the son of John - so Clara and Earl were cousins.

Clara Maud (Davis)  Doremus 1889-1918 is buried in Stoneham, Weld County.  Findagrave says "Wife of Earl, mother of 5"


In 1920 Phillips County "Claude" C. Davis and Elma E., both 31, have Ruby L.7, Cecil N. 4, and Mabry L. 1.

Claude C. 1889-1920 and Elma E. 1889-1963 share a tombstone in Fort Morgan.

In 1930 Elma Davis 40 is in Logan County, widowed, with Cecil 14, Mabry 12, daughter Ruby Miles 17, Edward Miles 20 and Rosemary  newborn.

Elma Davis married "Aswell" Perry Acott May 9, 1937, recorded in Logan County.

In 1940 Fleming Elma is married to Ashwell P. Acott, 54