Co-Founder, Nike Inc.
- 2nd Great-grandfather of Phil Knight — 5th Generation
- Ahnentafel No:
- Melancthon W. Travis
- Eliza Beardsley
- Birth Date:
- 5 May 1833
- Birth Location:
- prob. Peru, Clinton, New York
- Christening Date:
- Christening Location:
- Death Date:
- 25 Mar 1907
- Death Location:
- Burial Date:
- Burial Location:
- Oak Hill Cemetery, Lansing, Allamakee, Iowa
- Spouse Name:
- Elizabeth Sahli
- Marriage Date:
- ABT 1856
- Marriage Location:
- prob. Lansing, Allamakee, Iowa
Emma F. Travis
Ida E. Travis (Ahnentafel No:11 )
Charles J. Travis
Washington A. Travis
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Sources for Washington A. Travis
- 1 Federal Census, NY, Clinton County, 1850, Peru, Image 28 of 88.
- 2 Federal Census, IA, Allamakee County, 1880, Lansing, E.D. 9, p. 22, Image 22 of 39.
- 3 Federal Census, IA, Allamakee County, Lansing, p. 37, Image 57 of 65.
- 4 Federal Census, IA, Allamakee County, 1900, New Albin, E.D. 5, Sheet 1A, Image 1 of 20.
- 5 Find A Grave, (accessed 12/04/2020).
- 6 Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934, Marriage record for George F Kumpf and daughter Emma F Travis.
- 7 Iowa, U.S., Cemetery Records, 1662-1999, Record for W A Travis, citing an obituary in Waukon Democrat APR 1907.
- 8 Hancock, Ellery M., Past and Present of Allamakee County, Iowa: A Record of Settlement, Organization, Progress an d Achievment, Vol. 1, Chicago: The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company (1913), 451.