Mary Davis (Chamness) (1743 - 1819) MP

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Birthplace: Frederick County, Province of Maryland, (Present USA)
Death: Died in Chatham County, North Carolina, United States
Managed by: Jason Peter Herbert
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About Mary Davis (Chamness)

From Martha's Extended Family page on Mary Chamness:

http://www.martisgenes.info/p104.htm#i1205

Mary Chamness[1],[2]

  • F, b. 11 November 1743, d. 22 June 1819
  • Father: Anthony Chamness b. 5 Feb 1713, d. 20 Sep 1777
  • Mother: Sarah Cole b. 1 May 1718, d. 1763
  • Birth: Mary was born on 11 November 1743 in Frederick County, Maryland.[3],[4] She was the daughter of Anthony Chamness and Sarah Cole.
  • Marriage: She married John Davis on 3 November 1759 in Cane Creek, Orange County, North Carolina.[3],[4]

(heir) Will In Anthony Chamness's will 24 November 1776 in Chatham County, North Carolina, Mary were named as heirs.[3]


(heir) Will In John Davis's will 22 August 1805 in Chatham County, North Carolina, Mary were named as heirs.[3]


Death* Mary died on 22 June 1819 in Chatham County, North Carolina, at age 75.[3],[4]


Burial* She was buried in June 1819 in Cane Creek, Guilford County, North Carolina.[4]

Family

  • John Davis b. 28 Nov 1735, d. 21 Nov 1806
  • Marriage: She married John Davis on 3 November 1759 in Cane Creek, Orange County, North Carolina.[3],[4]

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, 873.

2. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, p. 349, 378.

3. [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.

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

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Mary Davis (Chamness)'s Timeline

1743
September 11, 1743
Frederick County, Province of Maryland, (Present USA)
1759
October 25, 1759
Age 16
Snow Camp, Orange County (Present Alamance County), Province of North Carolina, (Present USA)
1761
January 12, 1761
Age 17
Cane Creek, Orange, North Carolina, USA
1763
October 24, 1763
Age 20
Deep Creek mm, Surry, North Carolina, United States
1766
February 28, 1766
Age 22
Orange County, Province of North Carolina, (Present USA)
1768
March 4, 1768
Age 24
Snow Camp, Orange County (Present Alamance County), Province of North Carolina
1771
February 4, 1771
Age 27
Snow Camp, Orange County (present Alamance County), Province of North Carolina
1773
January 11, 1773
Age 29
Snow Camp, Orange County, Province of North Carolina
1775
June 7, 1775
Age 31
Yadkinville, Yadkin County, Province of North Carolina, (Present USA)
1776
February 28, 1776
Age 32
cane creek, North Carolina, United States