Thomas W. Davis was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on March 25, 1841 to James and Sarah Davis. He served in the United States Navy. According to the obituary of Thomas W. Davis, which was carried in the Sandusky Register on June 5, 1925, Mr. Davis was admitted to the Ohio Soldiers' and Sailors' Home on February 20, 1891. He died in Ward K at the hospital of the Soldiers' and Sailors' Home on June 4, 1925.
Thomas W. Davis is buried in Section E of the cemetery of what is now known as the Ohio Veterans Home.
The wife of Thomas W. Davis was Elizabeth Davis. Mrs. Davis had died before her husband, in 1914, and she is buried in Sandusky's Oakland Cemetery.