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Re: William Travis m. Nancy Maria David 1920 Vassar MI
Posted by: Annie Carlile (ID *****3078) Date: March 28, 2011 at 12:33:50
In Reply to: William Travis m. Nancy Maria David 1920 Vassar MI by Maggie Musselman of 2962

Hi. I found this marriage with the marriage date you mentioned, however it is for thier son, Grover:

Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925 for Jane Travis

Groom's Name:        Grover T Cox
Groom's Race:        
Groom's Age:        27 years
Groom's Birth Date:        1893
Groom's Birthplace:        Gaylord, Mich
Bride's Name:        Lillian M Ackley
Bride's Race:        
Bride's Age:        20 years
Bride's Birth Date:        1900
Bride's Birthplace:        Vassar, Mich
Marriage Type:        
Marriage Date:        02 Oct 1920
Marriage Place:        Detroit, Oakland, Michigan
Groom's Father:        William Cox
Groom's Mother:        Jane Travis
Bride's Father:        William Ackley
Bride's Mother:        Phoebe Wright
Groom's Marital Status:        
Groom's Previous Wife:        
Bride's Marital Status:        
Bride's Previous Husband:        
Film Number:        2342739
Frame Number:        
Digital Folder Number:        4032439
Image Number:        148
Reference Number:        v 6 p 135 rn 748

Here they are in 1920:

1920 United States Federal Census
about Grover T Cox
Name:        Grover T Cox
[Graves T Cox]
Home in 1920:        Pontiac Ward 2, Oakland, Michigan
Age:        27
Estimated Birth Year:        abt 1893
Birthplace:        Michigan
Relation to Head of House:        Son
Father's Name:        William Cox
Father's Birth Place:        Canada
Mother's Name:        Marcella J Cox
Mother's Birth Place:        Ohio
Marital Status:        Single
Race:        White
Sex:        Male
Able to read:        Yes
Able to Write:        Yes
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:        
Name        Age
William Cox        62 b. 1858 Canada-Eng; fath b. England, mother b. Canada-Eng; laborer, factory
Marcella J Cox        64 b. 1856 Ohio, fath b. Ohio, moth b. NY
Grover T Cox        27 b. 1893 Michigan

Here's Marcella in 1860:

1860 United States Federal Census
about Mercella J Travis
Name:        Mercella J Travis
Age in 1860:        4
Birth Year:        abt 1856
Birthplace:        Ohio
Home in 1860:        Portage, Hancock, Ohio
Gender:        Female
Post Office:        Van Buren
Value of real estate:        View image
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Wm Travis        38 b. 1822 Ohio
Nancy M Travis        32 b. 1828 Ohio
Maria E Travis        11 b. 1849 Ohio
John W Travis        9 b. 1851 Ohio
Wm E Travis        8 b. 1852 Ohio
Mary R Travis        6 b. 1854 Ohio
Mercella J Travis 4 b. 1856 Ohio
Icadore E Travis 3 b. 1857 Ohio
Sarah C Travis         8/12 mon. b. 1859 Ohio

Here they are in 1850:

1850 United States Federal Census
about William Travis
Name:        William Travis
Age:        26
Estimated Birth Year:        abt 1824
Birth Place:        Ohio
Gender:        Male
Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Waynesfield, Lucas, Ohio
Family Number:        382
Household Members:        
Name        Age
William Travis        26 b. 1824 Ohio; Laborer
Nancy M Travis        23 b. 1827 NY
Maria E Travis        3 b. 1847 Ohio
John W Travis        0 b. 1850 Ohio

Here is their marriage:

Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958 for William Travis

Groom's Name:        William Travis
Groom's Birth Date:        
Groom's Birthplace:        
Groom's Age:        
Bride's Name:        Nancy Maria David
Bride's Birth Date:        
Bride's Birthplace:        
Bride's Age:        
Marriage Date:        08 Aug 1847
Marriage Place:        Lucas, Ohio
Groom's Father's Name:        
Groom's Mother's Name:        
Bride's Father's Name:        
Bride's Mother's Name:        
Groom's Race:        
Groom's Marital Status:        Unknown
Groom's Previous Wife's Name:        
Bride's Race:        
Bride's Marital Status:        Unknown
Bride's Previous Husband's Name:        
Indexing Project (Batch) Number:        M02339-6
System Origin:        Ohio-EASy
Source Film Number:        912940
Reference Number:        vol.1 pg.166

It looks like their daughter Maria died in Michigan:

Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995 for Wm Travis

Name:        Maria A Brockway
Gender:        Female
Burial Date:        
Burial Place:        
Death Date:        10 Mar 1911
Death Place:        Manchester Township, Washtenaw, Michigan
Age:        63
Birth Date:        1848
Birthplace:        Ohio
Occupation:        Housewife
Race:        White
Marital Status:        Widowed
Spouse's Name:        
Father's Name:        Wm Travis
Father's Birthplace:        
Mother's Name:        Nancy David
Mother's Birthplace:        
Indexing Project (Batch) Number:        B59944-6
System Origin:        Michigan-EASy
Source Film Number:        1019063
Reference Number:        v 3 p 288

Hope this helps. Annie


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