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George Davenport: Ephemera

Links to our available resources on George Davenport, for whom this city is named.

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Ephemera for George Davenport

Ephemera – Biography – Davenport, George

Genealogical information researched and compiled by Darlene Paxton. (Poster filed in Map Case 07 Drawer 03).

Last Will and Testament of George Davenport, Rock Island County, Illinois, 1845.


Ephemera – Historic Houses, Sites, etc. – Colonel Davenport House

Colonel Davenport Historical Foundation. Colonel Davenport House poster. (Map Case 02, Drawer 14, Folder 04).

Colonel Davenport Historical Foundation membership applicationca. 1980s.

Colonel Davenport Historical Foundation. Davenport House History flier, 1978.

Hild, Theodore. "Early Historic Preservation in Rock Island: The George Davenport House." Historic Illinois. Springfield, IL: Feb 1999, pages 8-11.