Jehiel Davis was born 12 July 1787 in Wilbraham, Hampden Co, Massachusetts.He died 12 Nov 1872 in Troy, Oakland Co, Michigan.He was married to Lydia Bentley, born 30 Nov 1792 in New York, died 12 Sep 1842 in Troy. Benjamin Franklin Davis was born 10 March 1830, died 27 April 1900 in Attica, Lapeer, Michigan.He was married to Matilda M. Skinner (in 1857 at Attica), she was born 1839 in New York and died 1907 at Attica. --I find they had seven daughters and two sons.Daughter Blanche M. Davis was born in 1883 at Attica. --I find no Gilbert born to Benjamin. Here is Benjamin's obituary:
Benjamin F. Davis died at his home in Attica April 27th 1900 after a lingering illness of Brighy's Disease. He was born in Genesee Co, NY, March 10th, 1830. In 832, he came with his parents to Oakland Co,. this state, where he lived until 1851, when he came to this country, and in 1857 was united in marriage to Miss Matilda Skinner and settled on the farm where he died. The deceased is survived by his wife, two sons and six daughters to mourn his loss. Wm. H., Mrs Frank Thompson and Mrs Adelbert Dennis of Lapeer, Mrs John Weed, of North Branch, George E. of Lansing, Maude and Blanche are still at home; also one sister and two brothers. He was a kind and loving father and a true husband. He was a very quiet nature and always devoted to his home. An upright citizen and honored by all who knew him. His remains were intered in the Stiles Cemetery.
Blanche Davis was born in 1883 in Lapeer County, the only other Davis born that year in Lapeer was Myrtle May Davis.There were many Gilbert Davis born in Michigan, but none matched your given criteria.I find a Marion Gilbert Davis, born in Missouri in 1897, died April 1969 in Rialto, San Bernardino County, father was a John Edward Davis.
--The CA Death Index has 46 Gilbert Davis.There is a Benjamin Gay Davis, born 1883 in Michigan, died 7/28/1958 in Los Angeles County, mother's maiden name was Martin.
--The California Census, World War I Draft Registration, find-a-grave shows a Gilbert Scott Davis, born about 1883/4 in California.
Jehiel was also married to Phebe Titus Dean on 17 Jan 1843 at Okland, Lapeer Co, MI.Phebe, born 11 May 1812 in NY, and died 12 Mar 1872 at Troy. --Mary Angeline Davis, born 9 May 1856 in Troy, died April 1948 in Lansing, MI.