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SEE THE OTHER SIDE FOR A REAL AMERICAN Ernest H. Davy Real Estate & Insurance Gardner, Illinois
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Ernest Henry Davy was an Illinois native, born on November 20, 1890 in Braceville Township, IL to English and Welsh immigrant parents. The family had 10 children. Davy married Amanda Watson on March 3, 1915. They had two children. Davy registered for the draft in WWI and WWII. He was a farmer from 1915-1936 and retired from that to deal in real estate and insurance from 1936-1956. He was also a justice of the peace, a member of the United Methodist Church, and a Modern Woodman of America. He died on March 26, 1975.


The Pantagraph (Bloomington, Illinois). (1976). Ernest Daly, p. B-12. Retrieved from

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