Second Generation

2. William Gorman2 Davis (William Edward1) was born June 15, 1901. William died January 20, 1971 in Baltimore, MD, at 69 years of age.

He married twice. He married Blanch Leila Morgan in Mt. Zion Methodist, November 21, 1921. Blanch was born September 9, 1905. Blanch was the daughter of John Woodley Morgan and Mary Myrtle "Myrtie" Russell. Blanch died March 4, 1924. At 17 years of age Blanch became the mother of Mary Louise Davis November 19, 1922. At 18 years of age Blanch became the mother of William Philip "Boy" Davis February 4, 1924. He married Elsie S. Owens May 20, 1925. William Gorman Davis was in the moonshining business big time and served two terms in Federal penitentaries. While he was in prison, Elsie was running around with a married man from Indian Head, MD. The man took Elsie to his house and his wife cam out with a shotgun and killed her. The newspapers reported the wife was exonerated. This information is reported by Linda Reno. Elsie was the daughter of Robert Aubrey Owens and Lena Rebecca Russell.

At 21 years of age William became the father of Mary Louise Davis November 19, 1922. At 22 years of age William became the father of William Philip "Boy" Davis February 4, 1924.

William Gorman Davis and Blanch Leila Morgan had the following children:

child 3 i. Mary Louise3 Davis was born November 19, 1922.

child + 4 ii. William Philip "Boy" Davis was born February 4, 1924.

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