Nelson Trowbridge Davis

23 Sep 1840 - 9 May 1904

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Nelson Trowbridge Davis

23 Sep 1840 - 9 May 1904
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The burial record of Nelson Trowbridge Davis. Cemetery: Glenwood Cemetery, Location: Houston, Harris, Texas, United States. Birth: 23 Sep 1840, Death: 9 May 1904.
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Nelson Trowbridge Davis

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Glenwood Cemetery

2555 Washington Ave
Houston, Harris, Texas
United States

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Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: GLENWOOD CEMETERY
Address: 2525 WASHINGTON AVE HOUSTON, TX 77007
Phone: (713) 864-7886

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U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Military Service

CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY

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CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY

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CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY

Life timeline of Nelson Trowbridge Davis

1840
Nelson Trowbridge Davis was born on 23 Sep 1840
Nelson Trowbridge Davis was 19 years old when Petroleum is discovered in Titusville, Pennsylvania leading to the world's first commercially successful oil well. Petroleum is a naturally occurring, yellow-to-black liquid found in geological formations beneath the Earth's surface. It is commonly refined into various types of fuels. Components of petroleum are separated using a technique called fractional distillation, i.e. separation of a liquid mixture into fractions differing in boiling point by means of distillation, typically using a fractionating column.
Nelson Trowbridge Davis was 29 years old when Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton founded the National Woman Suffrage Association, breaking away from the American Equal Rights Association which they had also previously founded. Susan B. Anthony was an American social reformer and women's rights activist who played a pivotal role in the women's suffrage movement. Born into a Quaker family committed to social equality, she collected anti-slavery petitions at the age of 17. In 1856, she became the New York state agent for the American Anti-Slavery Society.
Nelson Trowbridge Davis was 34 years old when Winston Churchill, English colonel, journalist, and politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1965) Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill was a British politician, army officer, and writer, who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955. As Prime Minister, Churchill led Britain to victory in the Second World War. Churchill represented five constituencies during his career as Member of Parliament (MP). Ideologically an economic liberal and British imperialist, he began and ended his parliamentary career as a member of the Conservative Party, which he led from 1940 to 1955, but for twenty years from 1904 he was a prominent member of the Liberal Party.
Nelson Trowbridge Davis was 47 years old when Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show opens in London. William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody was an American scout, bison hunter, and showman. He was born in Le Claire, Iowa Territory, but he lived for several years in his father's hometown in Toronto Township, Ontario, Canada, before the family returned to the Midwest and settled in the Kansas Territory.
Nelson Trowbridge Davis was 55 years old when George VI of the United Kingdom (d. 1952) George VI was King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Commonwealth from 11 December 1936 until his death in 1952. He was the last Emperor of India and the first Head of the Commonwealth.
Nelson Trowbridge Davis died on 9 May 1904 at the age of 63

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