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John Davis, Jr., Reverend

Birthplace: Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island
Death: Died in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut
Immediate Family:

Son of Rev. John Davis and Elizabeth Davis
Husband of Bethiah Davis and Mary "Polly" Stillman
Father of Hannah Barber; John Davis III; William Davis; David Rogers Davis, Reverend; Jonathan Rogers Davis and 6 others
Brother of Elisabeth Brand; Rev. T. William Davis; Martha Rogers; Joseph Davis; Anna Havens and 4 others

Occupation: Pastor and millwright
Managed by: Private User
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About John Davis, Jr., Reverend

DAVIS, THE SETTLERS OF SALEM, WEST VIRGINIA, by Susie Davis Nicholson, Salem, West Virginia, 1992. p. 7, 12

Note: May have died in Farmington, CT Davis Marriage Book lists his middle initial as E. John & Bethia lived in Potter Hill, RI where they owned a small mill in 1770. Thery sold out in 1772. They moved to Farmington, West Britian, CT (now Burlington). He was chosen pastor at the original SDB Church at the home of John Davis. After Bethia died, John returned to RI. (From 'Newport Seventh Day Baptist Trilogy' by Ilou & Don Sanford, 1998) From the DAVIS FAMILY OF NJ, source unknown, from Guernsey Memorial Library, Norwich, NY

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John Davis, Jr., Reverend's Timeline

September 18, 1723
Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island
Age 21
Hartford County, Province of Connecticut
May 25, 1748
Age 24
Leonardsville, Madison, New York
Age 26
DeRuyter, Madison County, New York
July 5, 1751
Age 27
Westerly, Kings County, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Age 28
Farmington, Hartford County, Province of Connecticut
May 15, 1755
Age 31
Grafton, Rensselaer County, New York
May 5, 1756
Age 32
Westerly, Kings (now Washington) County, Rhode Island