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Nicknames: "John W. Davies"
Birthplace: Goshen, Chester County, Province of Pennsylvania, (Present USA)
Death: Died in Snow Camp, Orange County (Present Alamance County), North Carolina, United States
Managed by: Alison Orton
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About John W. Davis

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA. DAR Ancestor # A030436

From Martha's Extended family page on John Davis: http://www.martisgenes.info/p154.htm#i1861

John Davis [1],[2],[3] b. 28 November 1735, d. 21 November 1806

Father: Charles Davies b. c 1706, d. s 1771, Mother: Hannah Matson b. s 1713, d. 1812

Birth: John was born on 28 November 1735 in Chester County, Pennsylvania.[4],[5],[6] He was the son of Charles Davies and Hannah Matson.

Marriage: He married Mary Chamness on 3 November 1759 in Cane Creek, Orange County, North Carolina.[4],[5]


Will: He made a will 22 August 1805 in Chatham County, North Carolina.[4]


Death: John died on 21 November 1806 in Chatham County, North Carolina, at age 70.[4],[5]

Family: Mary Chamness b. 11 Nov 1743, d. 22 Jun 1819

Children:

1. Joseph Davis+ b. 12 Jan 1761, d. 1839

2. William Davis+ b. 24 Oct 1763, d. 21 Feb 1833

3. Sarah Davis+ b. 28 Feb 1766, d. a 1834

4. John Davis+ b. 4 Mar 1768, d. 2 Oct 1850

5. Charles Davis+ b. 4 Feb 1771, d. 24 Feb 1850

6. Hannah Davis+ b. 11 May 1773, d. 18 Aug 1808

7. Mary Davis+ b. 7 Jun 1775

8. unnamed Davis b. 25 Feb 1777, d. 26 Feb 1777

9. Thomas Davis+ b. 2 Mar 1778, d. 19 Aug 1860

10. Tamar Davis+ b. 3 Aug 1780

11. Elizabeth Davis+ b. 26 Dec 1782, d. 30 Nov 1834

12. Rachel Davis+ b. 19 Sep 1785, d. 5 Dec 1857

Citations:

1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 23-6.

2. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, p. 349, 384.

3. [S183] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, p. 485.

4. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.

5. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy.

6. [S183] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy.

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John W. Davis's Timeline

1735
1735년 September 28일
Goshen, Chester County, Province of Pennsylvania, (Present USA)
1759
1759년 October 25일
Age 24
Snow Camp, Orange County (Present Alamance County), Province of North Carolina, (Present USA)
1761
1761년 1월 12일
Age 25
Cane Creek, Orange, North Carolina, USA
1763
1763년 October 24일
Age 28
Deep Creek mm, Surry, North Carolina, United States
1766
1766년 2월 28일
Age 30
Orange County, Province of North Carolina, (Present USA)
1768
1768년 3월 4일
Age 32
Snow Camp, Orange County (Present Alamance County), Province of North Carolina
1771
1771년 2월 4일
Age 35
Snow Camp, Orange County (present Alamance County), Province of North Carolina
1773
1773년 1월 11일
Age 37
Snow Camp, Orange County, Province of North Carolina
1775
1775년 June 7일
Age 39
Yadkinville, Yadkin County, Province of North Carolina, (Present USA)
1776
1776년 2월 28일
Age 40
cane creek, North Carolina, United States