Henry Davis Eaves (1874-1958)

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Henry Davis Eaves
Born: 17 Dec 1874 Elkmont, Limestone, Alabama
Died: 18 Aug 1989 Fresno, Fresno, California
Siblings: Henry Davis Eaves
Spouse: Ida Scott Merrill
Married: 22 Mar 1933 Salt Lake City, Utah
Children: Callis Eaves
Carl Eaves
Allman Eaves
Vasser Eaves
Esther Florence Eaves
Alma Eaves
Edna Eaves
Isa Eaves


The Phoenix Gazette, 17 Jan 1958:

Eaves Rites
Held in Mesa

MESA, Jan 17--Funeral services for Henry Davis Eaves, 73, of 1614 N. Center, Mesa, were to be conducted at 2 p.m. today from Meldrum Mortuary.

Bishop Thomas L. Steele of the Lehi Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was to officiate. Burial was to be in Mesa Cemetery.

Mr. Eaves, a retired farmer, was a resident of Mesa for 39 years. He was born Dec. 17, 1874, in Elkmont, Ala. His wife, Ida, died in Mesa in 1951.

He is survived by four sons, Callis and Carl of Mesa and Allman and Vasser of Los Angeles; four daughters, Mrs. Esther Robison of Villmore, Utah, Mrs. Alma Craig of Oakland, Calif., and Mrs. Edna Beadle and Mrs. Isa Scott, both of Los Angeles, 20 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.


  • Despain, Carrie Robison and Garner, Melba Despain. History & Genealogy of the Franklin Alonzo Robison Family, p. 106.
  • LDS Family Group Record Collection [Patron Section]
Submitted by: Eldred V. Robison
Family of: Eldred Vickery Robison & Esther Florence Eaves