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Jonathan M. Davis

Jonathan M. DavisAKA Jonathan McMillan Davis

Born: 27-Apr-1871
Birthplace: Bourbon County, KS
Died: 27-Jun-1943
Location of death: Bourbon County, KS
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Bronson Cemetery, Bronson, KS

Gender: Male
Religion: Methodist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of Kansas, 1923-25

Father: Jonathan McMillan Davis
Mother: Eve Holeman
Wife: Mary Purdom ("Mollie", m. 26-Sep-1894, d. 13-Jul-1926, three daughters, one son)
Daughter: Eva
Daughter: Lola
Daughter: Mary
Son: Russell
Wife: Mary E. Winston Raymond (m. 16-Dec-1931)

    University: University of Kansas (attended 1888-91, transferred)
    University: University of Nebraska-Lincoln (dropped out)

    Governor of Kansas (8-Jan-1923 to 12-Jan-1925)
    Kansas State Senate (1915-17)
    Kansas State House of Representatives (1905-13)
    Fraternal Order of Eagles
    Benevolent & Protective Order of the Elks
    Kiwanis Club
    Knights of Pythias
    Loyal Order of Moose
    Bribery 1925 (acquitted)

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