Amasa Davis, Gen.

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Amasa Davis, Gen.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Central Burying Ground, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Joshua Davis and Sarah Whitney
Husband of Sarah Davis
Father of Zebia Cowdin
Brother of Sarah Davis; Caleb Davis, Hon.; Rebecah Davis; Robert Davis, Maj.; Joshua Davis and 4 others

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About Amasa Davis, Gen.

Amasa Davis was born in 1745 and participated in the Boston Tea Party. He entered the Revolutionary Army to become the quartermaster of one of the Boston Regiments. He earned the rank of Brigadier General while serving with his distinguished brother, Robert Davis. He died in 1825 and is buried at the Central Burying Ground, Tomb 120.

from: http://www.bostonteapartyship.com/participants-in-the-boston-tea-party -------------------- iii. Sarah Whitney, b. 6 Sep 1746;[42] bapt. 21 Sep 1746, Weston, MA;[43] "Mrs." m. 3 Nov 1764, Brookline, MA, Amasa Davis,[44] her step-brother.

http://wiki.whitneygen.org/wrg/index.php/Family:Whitney,_William_(1707-a1789)

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Amasa Davis, Gen.'s Timeline

1744
April 17, 1744
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
1760
1760
Age 15
1764
November 3, 1764
Age 20
1825
January 30, 1825
Age 80
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Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States