Charles Rex Alderson1

M, #27551
FatherCharles Davis Alderson1 b. 21 Nov 1890, d. 22 May 1930
MotherMary Ethel Johnson1 b. 9 Oct 1899, d. 20 Nov 1975
 Charles Rex Alderson is the son of Charles Davis Alderson and Mary Ethel Johnson.1 
Marriage* Charles Rex Alderson married _____ (?)1 

Partners and Children

Child

Citations

  1. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy Alderson message board, ancestry.com, online at http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.alderson/210.2/mb.ashx, accessed Jan 2009.

_____ (?)1

F, #27552
Marriage* _____ (?) married Charles Rex Alderson, son of Charles Davis Alderson and Mary Ethel Johnson.1 

Partners and Children

Child

Citations

  1. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy Alderson message board, ancestry.com, online at http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.alderson/210.2/mb.ashx, accessed Jan 2009.

Charles Davis Alderson1

M, #27553
FatherCharles Rex Alderson1
Mother_____ (?)1
 Charles Davis Alderson is the son of Charles Rex Alderson and _____ (?)1 
Marriage* Charles Davis Alderson married _____ (?)1 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy Alderson message board, ancestry.com, online at http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.alderson/210.2/mb.ashx, accessed Jan 2009.

_____ (?)1

F, #27554
Marriage* _____ (?) married Charles Davis Alderson, son of Charles Rex Alderson and _____ (?).1 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy Alderson message board, ancestry.com, online at http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.alderson/210.2/mb.ashx, accessed Jan 2009.

Eric Scott Alderson1

M, #27555
FatherCharles Davis Alderson1
Mother_____ (?)1
 Eric Scott Alderson is the son of Charles Davis Alderson and _____ (?)1 

Citations

  1. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy Alderson message board, ancestry.com, online at http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.alderson/210.2/mb.ashx, accessed Jan 2009.

Joshua Davis Alderson1

M, #27556
FatherCharles Davis Alderson1
Mother_____ (?)1
 Joshua Davis Alderson is the son of Charles Davis Alderson and _____ (?)1 

Citations

  1. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy Alderson message board, ancestry.com, online at http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.alderson/210.2/mb.ashx, accessed Jan 2009.

Pearl (?)1

F, #27558
Marriage* Pearl (?) married William Gilmer Alderson, son of Charles Creigh Alderson and Martha Louise "Mattie" Gilmer.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.

John Lynch Davis Jr1

M, #27565, b. Jun 1892
FatherJohn Lynch Davis1 b. Nov 1851
MotherMary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson1 b. 15 Jan 1857, d. 17 Apr 1954
Birth*Jun 1892 John Lynch Davis Jr was born in Jun 1892 at TN.2 
 He was the son of John Lynch Davis and Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson.1 
(Witness) Census19 Jun 1900 John Lynch Davis Jr appeared on the census of 19 Jun 1900 in the household of John Lynch Davis and Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson at Knoxville, Knox Co, TN.1 
(Witness) Census30 Apr 1910 John Lynch Davis Jr appeared on the census of 30 Apr 1910 in the household of John Lynch Davis and Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson at Knoxville, Knox Co, TN.1 
Employment*Jan 1920 John's occupation: Commandant, military academy [San Diego Army & Navy Academy] at San Diego, San Diego Co, TN, in Jan 1920.1 
(Witness) Census7 Jan 1920 He appeared on the census of 7 Jan 1920 in the household of John Lynch Davis and Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson at San Diego, San Diego Co, CA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 Jun 1900Knoxville, Knox Co, TNJohn Lynch Davis, Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson, Charles H. Davis and John Lynch Davis Jr1
30 Apr 1910Knoxville, Knox Co, TNJohn Lynch Davis, Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson and John Lynch Davis Jr1
7 Jan 1920San Diego, San Diego Co, CAJohn Lynch Davis, Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson and John Lynch Davis Jr1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

Charles H. Davis1

M, #27566, b. Aug 1875
FatherJohn Lynch Davis1 b. Nov 1851
MotherMary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson1 b. 15 Jan 1857, d. 17 Apr 1954
Birth*Aug 1875 Charles was born at VA in Aug 1875.1 
 He was the son of John Lynch Davis and Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson.1 
(Witness) Census25 Jun 1880 Charles H. Davis appeared on the census of 25 Jun 1880 in the household of John Lynch Davis and Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson at Lebanon, Russell Co, VA.2 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: doctor in Jun 1900 at Knoxville, Knox Co, TN.1 
(Witness) Census19 Jun 1900 Charles H. Davis appeared on the census of 19 Jun 1900 in the household of John Lynch Davis and Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson at Knoxville, Knox Co, TN.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Jun 1880Lebanon, Russell Co, VAJohn Lynch Davis, Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson, Thomas Alderson Davis and Charles H. Davis2
19 Jun 1900Knoxville, Knox Co, TNJohn Lynch Davis, Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson, Charles H. Davis and John Lynch Davis Jr2

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Thomas Alderson Davis1,2

M, #27567, b. 29 Jun 1873, d. 12 Feb 1964
FatherJohn Lynch Davis1 b. Nov 1851
MotherMary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson1 b. 15 Jan 1857, d. 17 Apr 1954
Biography* Colonel Thomas Alderson Davis (June 29, 1873-February 12, 1964) was the founder of two military schools in the United States.
Davis was born in Virginia and graduated from the University of Tennessee. Shortly after college he joined his father in the shoe business.
During the Spanish-American War he served as a Captain of the 6th US Volunteer Infantry, also known as the Sixth Immunes, which was mustered at Knoxville, Tennessee and saw service in Puerto Rico.
In 1907 he founded the El Paso Military Academy in Texas. On November 23, 1910 he opened his second academy in Pacific Beach, CA, the San Diego Army and Navy Academy. In 1921 he became officially known as Colonel.2 
Birth*29 Jun 1873 Thomas Alderson Davis was born on 29 Jun 1873 at VA.2,1 
 He was the son of John Lynch Davis and Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson.1 
(Witness) Census25 Jun 1880 Thomas Alderson Davis appeared on the census of 25 Jun 1880 in the household of John Lynch Davis and Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson at Lebanon, Russell Co, VA.1 
Death*12 Feb 1964 Thomas Alderson Davis died on 12 Feb 1964 at age 90..2 
Burial* He was buried at Greenwood Memorial Park, San Diego, San Diego Co, CA.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Jun 1880Lebanon, Russell Co, VAJohn Lynch Davis, Mary Jennet "Mollie" Alderson, Thomas Alderson Davis and Charles H. Davis1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2717] Wikipedia www.wikipedia.org.
  3. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy "A list of Spanish American War Veterans buried in California" http://www.spanamwar.com/californiagraves2.html, accessed Feb 2009.