Doddridge County Roots

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Rachel DAVIS

Female 1792 - 1853  (60 years)


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  • Name Rachel DAVIS 
    Born 25 Jul 1792  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Census 1810  Harrison Co, VA (now Doddridge Co, WV) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1850  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 25 Apr 1853 
    Person ID I39163  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2020 

    Father William "Greenbrier Billy" DAVIS,   b. 21 Mar 1758, Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1845, Greenbrier Run (Salem), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth JOHNSTON,   b. 11 Jul 1762, Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1845  (Age 82 years) 
    Married CA 1781 
    Family ID F15037  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John SUTTON,   b. 20 Oct 1785, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1869  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 2 Dec 1807 
    Notes 
    • 1850 Census, Doddridge Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated on Aug 9 1850:
      John Sutton, 64, b. NJ, farmer, value of real estate $1,600; Rachel, 56, b. Pa., cannot read/write; Alzina, 21, b. Va., cannot read/write. [3]
    Children 
    +1. George J. SUTTON,   b. 31 Aug 1808,   d. 27 Nov 1845  (Age 37 years)
    +2. Reuben D. SUTTON,   b. 3 Jan 1810,   d. 28 Feb 1886  (Age 76 years)
     3. Levi D. SUTTON,   b. 11 Nov 1811, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1888  (Age 76 years)
    +4. Deborah SUTTON,   b. 14 Oct 1813,   d. 18 Feb 1901, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +5. Jane Davis SUTTON,   b. 4 May 1820,   d. 23 Feb 1897, Emporia, Lyon Co, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +6. Asher H. SUTTON,   b. 18 Jun 1826, Greenbrier Run (Salem), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1888  (Age 61 years)
    +7. Alzina SUTTON,   b. 4 Jul 1828,   d. 1 May 1873  (Age 44 years)
    +8. Elizabeth SUTTON,   b. 26 Jan 1831,   d. 28 Feb 1910  (Age 79 years)
    Family ID F15621  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • 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. 13.

    2. [S941] 1850 Census, Doddridge County, (W)VA.

    3. [S1567] Marriage record of son.