George Edwin Dowling Davis1

#716, (19 August 1864-1 April 1882)
Father*Edwin Harry Dowling3 b. Sep 1845, d. 18 Apr 1864
Mother*Sarah Ann Davis2 b. 14 Aug 1842, d. 4 Dec 1926
ChartsThe Davis' of Christchurch
The Gatrells from Christchurch
Birth*19 AUG 1864 George Edwin Dowling Davis was born on 19 AUG 1864 at Bargates, Christchurch, Hampshire, EnglandG.4,1 
Baptism11 DEC 1864 He was baptized on 11 DEC 1864 at Christchurch, Hampshire, EnglandG.5 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1871 He lived with James Davis at Christchurch, HampshireG, together with Sarah Ann Davis.2 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1881 George Edwin Dowling Davis lived with Edward Thomas Galton and Sarah Ann Davis at Hunger Hill, Poole, Dorset, EnglandG, together with Harry Galton, Lucy Galton and Tom Galton.6 
Employment*30 MAR 1881 George Edwin Dowling Davis was employed as Sailor at Poole, Dorset, EnglandG.6 
Death*1 APR 1882 He died on 1 APR 1882 at Poole, DorsetG, aged 17.7,8 
Burial*5 APR 1882 He was buried on 5 APR 1882 at St Paul's Church, Poole, Dorset, EnglandG.9 
Last Edited17 Oct 2017


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Christchurch, Hants, Jul-Sep 1864, vol 2b 540.
  2. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census.
  3. [S17] BMD indices, Christchurch, Hants, Jul-Sep 1845, vol 8 154.
  4. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, birth, George Edwin Dowling Davis, mother Sarah Davis, Christchurch, Hants. no. 202, 1864. no father given.
  5. [S20] International Genealogical Index (1982), C146582; only mother Sarah Davis listed, named as George Edward Dowling Davis.
  6. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  7. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, death, age 17, double pneumonia, Poole, no. 301.
  8. [S17] BMD indices, Poole, Dorset, Apr-Jun 1882, vol 5a 193.
  9. [S48] Parish Register, burial, George Edwin Dowling Davis, 17, St Paul's, Poole, no 536, p 67.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016