John W. Davis (1794 - 1877) MP

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Birthplace: Chatham County, North Carolina, United States
Death: Died in Washington Township, Hamilton County, Indiana, United States
Managed by: Ben M. Angel
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About John W. Davis

From "Martha's Extended Family" family tree page on John Davis:

http://martisgenes.info/p150.htm#i1857

John Davis[1],[2],[3]

M, b. 31 October 1794, d. 2 August 1877

Father* Charles Davis b. 4 Feb 1771, d. 24 Feb 1850

Mother* Hannah Piggott b. 9 Jul 1774, d. 25 Oct 1812

Birth* John was born on 31 October 1794 in Chatham County, North Carolina.[4],[5] He was the son of Charles Davis and Hannah Piggott.

Marriage* He married Mary Barker on 12 October 1814 in Cane Creek, Orange County, North Carolina.[4],[5]

(Parent) Death John's child, Thomas, died on 10 August 1838 at age 13.[4]

Census1850* John was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census in Washington Township, Hamilton County, Indiana.[3]

Census1860* On the 1860 Census in Washington Township, Hamilton County, Indiana, John was listed as the head of a family.[6]

Census1870* On the 1870 census, 's household included John in Washington Township, Hamilton County, Indiana.[7]

Death* John died on 2 August 1877 in Hamilton County, Indiana, at age 82.[4]

Family Mary Barker b. 24 Nov 1793, d. 30 Jan 1890

Marriage* He married Mary Barker on 12 October 1814 in Cane Creek, Orange County, North Carolina.[4],[5]

Children

◦Charles Davis b. 30 Sep 1815, d. 6 Nov 1834

◦Abner M Davis b. 20 Feb 1817, d. 10 Jul 1892

◦Hannah Davis b. 7 Jan 1819, d. 25 Jan 1843

◦John Davis b. 28 Dec 1820, d. 2 Jan 1843

◦Lydia Davis b. 28 Dec 1822

◦Thomas Davis b. 20 Aug 1824, d. 10 Aug 1838

◦Mary Davis b. 9 Sep 1825, d. 18 Jul 1909

◦Enoch Davis b. 16 Jan 1828, d. 6 Nov 1886

◦Elizabeth Davis b. 3 Feb 1830, d. 13 Mar 1890

◦Nathan Davis b. 9 Jun 1832, d. 19 Oct 1919

◦Sarah Davis b. 20 Apr 1835, d. 26 Dec 1915

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. 139-141.

2.[S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, p. 349, 384, 467.

3.[S902] 1850, Washington Township, Hamilton County, Indiana.

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.[S2788] 1860, Washington Township, Hamilton County, Indiana.

7.[S2728] 1870, Washington Township, Hamilton County, Indiana.

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John W. Davis's Timeline

1794
October 31, 1794
Chatham County, North Carolina, United States
1814
October 12, 1814
Age 19
Snow Camp, Orange County (present Alamance County), NC, USA
1817
February 27, 1817
Age 22
Hamilton, Steuben, Indiana, United States
1830
March 2, 1830
Age 35
Randolph, North Carolina, United States
1877
August 2, 1877
Age 82
Washington Township, Hamilton County, Indiana, United States