Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: Joseph JEFFREY, Jr. / Tacy DAVIS (F14887)

m. 24 Apr 1817


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  • Father | Male
    Joseph JEFFREY, Jr.

    Born  8 Jun 1794  New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Apr 1874  West Union, 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
    Married  24 Apr 1817  [1]  Harrison Co, (W)VA  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Joseph JEFFREY, Sr. | F17636 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth STOOKY | F17636 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Tacy DAVIS

    Born  25 Jun 1801  Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Feb 1872  West Union, 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
    Father  William "Greenbrier Billy" DAVIS | F15037 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth JOHNSTON | F15037 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    + Elizabeth "Betsy" JEFFREY

    Born  17 Apr 1819   
    Died  4 Jun 1897   
    Buried    Middle Island 7th Day Bapt Cem, Sugar Camp, New Milton, Doddridge Co WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Stephen Tharp DAVIS | F13023 
    Married  24 Dec 1839  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    + Neely D. JEFFREY

    Born  30 Sep 1820   
    Died  18 Dec 1877   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Delia Ann DAVIS | F21471 
    Married  26 Apr 1842  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    + Lydia Fatima JEFFREY

    Born  29 Oct 1822  West Union, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Oct 1889  Cottonwood Falls, Chase Co, KS Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  William J. TUCKER | F39703 
    Married  24 Sep 1846  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Male
    + William Francis Marion JEFFREY

    Born  22 May 1824  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Aug 1902  Wichita, Sedgwick Co, KS Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Elmdale (Stoehr) Cemetery, Chase Co, KS Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Mary Ann Fitz RANDOLPH | F30655 
    Married  30 Sep 1847  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    James J. JEFFREY

    Born  13 May 1826   
    Died  14 Jun 1846   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Male
    + Robert A. JEFFREY

    Born  CA 1828  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Jan 1873   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Amanda S. LEWIN | F44468 
    Married  10 Nov 1863  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Male
    + Benoni Israel JEFFREY

    Born  25 Aug 1829  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Aug 1897  LeRoy, Coffey Co, KS Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Mariah KNIGHT | F29078 
    Married  28 Oct 1856  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Female
    Tenty A. JEFFREY

    Born  CA 1832   
    Died  Jul 1854   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 9 | Female
    + Tacy Jane JEFFREY

    Born  28 Feb 1833   
    Died  4 May 1908   
    Buried    Auburn Community Cemetery, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Elisha M. HALL | F11382 
    Married  1 Oct 1849   

    Child 10 | Female
    Mary Clarissa JEFFREY

    Born  19 Apr 1835   
    Died  15 Apr 1901   
    Buried    Leading Creek Baptist Cemetery, Alice, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Michael S. BUSH | F44483 
    Married  3 Jul 1856  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 11 | Female
    + Sophia A. JEFFREY

    Born  8 Dec 1836   
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  John W. LONGACRE | F21767 
    Married     

    Child 12 | Male
    Joseph Stillman JEFFREY

    Born  6 May 1838  Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 May 1863  Doddridge Co, (W)VA 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

    Child 13 | Female
    Louisa M. JEFFREY

    Born  10 Nov 1839   
    Died  5 Oct 1873   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 14 | Male
    (Infant son) JEFFREY

    Born  1841   
    Died  22 Apr 1841   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 15 | Female
    Angelina JEFFREY

    Born  CA 1842   
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 16 | Male
    Sonora JEFFREY

    Born  21 Apr 1844   
    Died  22 Apr 1844   
    Buried  (UNMARKED)  Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 17 | Male
    Thomas Phillips JEFFREY

    Born  10 Oct 1847  West Union, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Mar 1931  Port Angeles, Clallam Co, WA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

  • Notes 
    • 1850 Census, Doddridge Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated on Jul 17 1850:
      Joseph Jeffrey, 55, farmer; Tacy, 48; Robert, 22; Benoni, 20; Tenty A, 18; Clarissa, 16; Sophia A, 13; Joseph S, 12; Louisa, 10; Angelina, 8; Thomas P, 2. All born in Virginia except the elder Joseph, born in New Jersey.

      1860 Census, Doddridge Co, Virginia (now West Virginia):
      Joseph Jeffrey, 66; Tacy, 59; Sophia, 22; Louisa, 18; R. Angeline, 17; Thos. P, 12; Jos. S, 22.

      1870 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District):
      Joseph Jeffrey, 75; Tacy, 68; Louisa, 30; Thos. P, 21; Orlando, 5. [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. 35.

    2. [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 >).