Davis was the son of Saul Davis Sr. and Cora Mae Veaslay.2 He was raised at the Monticello Academy school in Monticello, AR.
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1. Davis' birthplace is disputable. He himself said he was born in Louisiana in Turkey Stearnes and the Detroit Stars: The Negro Leagues in Detroit, 1919-1933, by Richard Bak. However, some sources indicate that he was born in Monticello, AR. The 1920 U.S. Census gives his birthplace as Arkansas.