W. Beckwith History of Montgomery County, Indiana (Chicago: HH Hill,
1881) p 352
C. DAVIS, retired, Waveland, was b. in Tazewell Co, Va April 24,
1807 and removed to Montgomery Co, IN in 1830, locating in Brown
Twp, where he has resided ever since. He remained on his farm until
1867 after which he removed to Waveland, where he is able to live
a retired life. In 1840, he served as revenue collector for Mont.
Co and has filled the office of justice of the peace 16 years and
is its present incumbent. He has also served as township trustee
is a deacon of the Missionary Baptist Church, of which he has been
a member since 1841. He was marr. in 1825 to Rebecca BRYAN of Va.
She d. in this co. in 1867. Was marr. again in 1872 to Ann E. GALEY,
formerly Ann E. SRADER, whose parents came from Ky. to Mont Co.
1837. She is a native of Fayette Co, Ky b. 1825. Mr. Davis has six
children by former wife: Matilda J; wife of M. WILLIAMS; George
W; Andrew B; Sarah A wife of PC MULLIKIN; Mary K, wife of William
GALEY; and America E, wife of J. STILWELL.