Elizabeth Fory Davis

August 27, 1825–April 19, 1901

Possibly born at New York City; daughter of Sophia Meirus and Peter Joseph Fory. Died at Davenport, Scott County, Iowa. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] Temple Records Index Bureau of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 51. Lyndon W. Cook, Nauvoo Marriages Proxy Sealings 1843–1846 (Provo, UT: Grandin Book, 2004), 181–182. 1850 U.S. census, District 4, Scott Co., Iowa, p. 179B, Elizabeth Davis, NARA. 1900 U.S. census, Davenport, Scott Co., Iowa, p. 19A, Elizabeth Davis, NARA. Find a Grave, database and images (http://findagrave.com, accessed July 2014), memorial no. 28111711, Elizabeth Fory Davis; Davenport City Cemetery, Davenport, IA. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed Mar. 2016), Elizabeth Fory M5KV-C46 .