Davis, NC Historic Homes

The Denard and Sabra Davis House

Denard Davis was born 3/5/1860 and died 1/13/1947. His wife, Sabra Davis was born 8/10/1873 and died 10/14/1962. The land came to Denard through his mother, Armeccia Gaskill and her husband, James B. Davis, a gift of 45 acres. The house is 100 years old, and is being lived in by two of their children, Grover Cleveland Davis, born 2/16/1905 and his sister Gracie Davis, born 10/22/1895.

Source: Once Upon A Time: Stories of Davis, North Carolina by Mabel Murphy Piner, 1979; pp 50.

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