Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: Alford Newlon DAVIS / Rebecca DAVIS (F11687)

m. 19 Nov 1837


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  • Father | Male
    Alford Newlon DAVIS

    Born  CA 1817   
    Died  4 May 1859  Rock Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  19 Nov 1837  [1]  Harrison Co, (W)VA  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Benjamin L. DAVIS | F18528 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth LIPPENCOTT | F18528 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Rebecca DAVIS

    Born  4 Apr 1815   
    Died  15 Jan 1897  Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  William Johnson "Rock Run Billy" DAVIS | F17639 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Experience THARP | F17639 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Tacy Jane DAVIS

    Born  15 Feb 1839  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Apr 1928  New Milton, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Middle Island 7th Day Bapt Cem, Sugar Camp, New Milton, Doddridge Co WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Jeriel D. SUTTON | F11686 
    Married  15 Feb 1859  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    Franklin Maxwell DAVIS

    Born  27 Oct 1840  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 Oct 1925  Rock Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (IOOF section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Henrietta SMITH | F23842 
    Married  21 Oct 1871   

    Child 3 | Female
    Eliza E. "Lydia" DAVIS

    Born  Jan 1843  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1929   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (IOOF section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Preston B. MCCLAIN | F16445 
    Married  18 Apr 1869  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Delia Ann DAVIS

    Born  1845   
    Died  30 Oct 1882   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (IOOF section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Joseph Thomas MOFFATT | F16442 
    Married  9 Nov 1867  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    Ezekiel Bee DAVIS

    Born  21 Aug 1846  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Nov 1925   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (IOOF section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Rachel Jane WELCH | F16448 
    Married  24 Sep 1870  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Male
    Timothy T. DAVIS

    Born  26 Apr 1849  Middle Island, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Oct 1853  Middle Island, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 7 | Male
    Eli DAVIS

    Born  6 Jun 1851   
    Died  26 Jan 1939  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Nancy Jane SMITH | F23847 
    Married  1 Oct 1874   

    Child 8 | Male
    Charles T. DAVIS

    Born  20 Apr 1853   
    Died  13 Oct 1853   
    Buried     

    Child 9 | Female
    Malissa DAVIS

    Born  Mar 1856  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Jan 1910  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  James William POWELL | F23846 
    Married  28 Jun 1884  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Male
    Harmon G. DAVIS

    Born  12 Apr 1857  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Bef May 1908   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Mary Belle ASH | F53501 
    Married  24 Dec 1885  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 11 | Male
    Thomas DAVIS

    Born  12 Apr 1858   
    Died     
    Buried     

  • Notes 
    • 1870 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union Twp), enumerated on Jun 13 1870:
      Rebecca Davis, 56, housekeeper; Franklin M, 29, farmer; Ezekial B, 25, farmer; Eli, 19, common laborer; Melissa B, 13; Harmond, 12. [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >), p. 70.

    2. [S1583] Marriage record of daughter.