Davis Mill History, Montgomery Co., MD
John Davis-1 leased or purchased the mill early 1880's. The article indicates that Eva Burdette, grand daughter of John Davis-1 gained ownership which was passed on to her son John Edward Burdette. John-1 m. Mary Ellen Phoebus and they They 14 children.
Peter Milroy Davis of White Co., IN, b. 1887 s/o Peter B. Davis & Mary E. Cantwell m. Anna J. Phoebus. Peter B. Davis, b. b. 1836 in White Co., IN was a son of John Davis-2 & Mary Elizabeth Newland.John-2, son of Abel & Mary (Huffman)Davis.Abel was b. in Maryland in 1764.I am trying to determine if John-1 & John-2 are related.