Samuel Davidson May
Samuel Davidson May (1856-1913), first son of Col. Jack May and Mary Matilda Davidson May. Samuel was born at Winchester, Kentucky on January 17th, 1856. On October 14th, 1881, he married Marianne `Mollie` Leece of Tazewell, Virginia. They had ten children: Margaret, b. 1883; Mary Matilda, b. 1885; Andrew Jackson; William Leece; Cecil, b. 1892; Samuel Davidson, Jr., b. 1895; Frank Shelburne, b. 1904; Helen, b. 1906; Byrd, b. 1910; and Lucius Clark, b. 1912. When Samuel died in 1913, the Tazewell County Bar passed a resolution saying that `No man among us was more universally beloved and respected than Mr. May. As a lawyer he was studious, faithful, honorable and efficient.`

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