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Francis B. DAVIS

Francis B. DAVIS, American State Senator.


  • DAVIS, Francis B. was born on March 12, 1878 in Camden, New Jersey, United States. Son of Benjamin H. and Cordelia (Porch) Davis.

  • Education

    • Public Schools, Woodbury, New Jersey.


    • J. Secretary, New Jersey Senate, 1912, 1915-1917. President Judge, Gloucester Company Court of Common Pleas, 1917-1922. President, Gloucester Company Bar Association, 1921-1923.

      Elected member New Jersey Senate from Gloucester Company, 1923. Re-elected, 1926, since 1929. Majority Leader of Senate, 1926.

      President, same, 1927. Acting Governor, New Jersey, 1927. Acting Majority Leader, Senate, 1928.


    • Spouse Martha W. Westcott, March 28, 1913, Woodbury, N.
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    Born March 12, 1878