Name of father Jesse Abraham Davenport
Maiden name of mother Viola Thomas
1940 OR CENSUS - Harley E. Davenport, age 14, b. Oregon, is enumerated in the home of his grandmother, Elizabeth Thomas, age 59, b. Oregon, along with his father Jesse A., age 43, widowed, occupation road construction truck driver, b. Oregon. Also enumerated are his siblings, Jesse L., age 18, b. Oregon, Elizabeth, age 11, b. Oregon, and Clifford, age 9, b. Oregon.
MILITARY SERVICE - US Dept of Veteran's Affairs BIRLS Death File b. 30 Jul 1925, d. 27 Aug 2003. Enlistment date 1 - 24 Jul 1943; Release date 1 - 2 Aug 1946. Enlistment date 2 - 15 Sep 1950; Release date 2 - 7 Dec 1951.
DISCREPANCY - SSDI, Obit, and Military records give death date as 27 Aug, but marker gives death date as 26 Aug