Davenport, Lawrence Milton

Birth Name Davenport, Lawrence Milton
Gender male
Age at Death 74 years, 3 months, 8 days


"He was a Good Man" - Larry Davenport

excerpts from obits: "Larry was a true Renaissance man — athlete, artist and scholar."
"His accomplishments on the [basketball] court are of almost mythic proportions"
"After graduating from Newton High School, Davenport went to The University of Kansas, where he played for Phog Allen, winning a national title in 1952. In 1952, Davenport made the trip to the Helsinki Olympics as an alternate on the Olympic squad [winning a gold medal].
He went on to serve in the U.S. Air Force and became a commercial artist."


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1933-04-25 Newton, Harvey, KS    
Occupation     commercial artist  
Death 2007-08-03 Lenexa, Johnson, KS    
Cause Of Death     complications due to heart disease, diabetes, COPD, and depression  
Burial 2007-08-07 Ft. Leavenworth, KS Leavenworth National Cemetery  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Davenport, Fred Moody1902-11-021961-07-23
Mother Hall, Mary Jane1902-06-261987-05-31
    Sister     Davenport, Wilma Louise 1926-09-05 2001-01-16
         Davenport, Lawrence Milton 1933-04-25 2007-08-03


Family of Davenport, Lawrence Milton and McRoberts, Lavera Lee

Married Wife McRoberts, Lavera Lee ( * 1935-02-10 + 2005-12-31 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1957-02-08 Harlingen, Cameron, TX    
Event Note

as told me by mother, Lee.

Divorce 1969-11-14 Johnson, KS    
Event Note



1957-1959 Ardmore, OK
1959-1961 Roeland Park, KS
1961-1962 Overland Park, KS
1963-on Prairie Village, KS

Name Birth Date Death Date
Davenport, [Living]
Davenport, [Living]
Davenport, [Living]

Family of Davenport, Lawrence Milton and Rich, [Living]

Married Wife Rich, [Living] ( * + ... )

Larry and Bev lived together with her 2 children from 1968 to 1977 when Larry left to San Francisco.

Family of Davenport, Lawrence Milton and Giovannini, [Living]

Married Wife Giovannini, [Living] ( * + ... )

Family of Davenport, Lawrence Milton and Johnsen, Michael Anne

Married Wife Johnsen, Michael Anne ( * 1941-02-20 + 2011-09-26 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1984-05-05 Jefferson Co, CO    
Name Birth Date Death Date
Davenport, [Living]


Date Street Locality City State/ Province County Postal Code Country Phone Sources
between 1984 and 1995 285 Potato Patch Cir   Evergreen CO          




Type Value Notes Sources
Paternal Haplogroup R-BY3957 (sub R-U152)
Attribute Note

Our Davenport line is unique for these 4 SNP's in the Big-Y test: