Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Stephen C. DAVIS

Male 1781 - 1869  (87 years)


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  • Name Stephen C. DAVIS 
    Born 30 Sep 1781  New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850, 1860  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation farmer  [2, 3
    Died 16 Aug 1869  Cherry Camp Run, Bristol, Harrison Co,WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Seventh Day Baptist Church Cemetery, Salem, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I47371  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 25 May 2017 

    Father Nathan DAVIS,   b. 9 May 1740, Westerly, Washington Co, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Oct 1814, Salem, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Annie (Ann) GIFFORD,   b. 7 Jan 1742, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1820, Salem, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 20 Jan 1761  New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15031  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy Fitz RANDOLPH,   b. 19 Feb 1781,   d. 18 Jul 1871  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 14 Apr 1802  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • 1850 Census, Harrison Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated on Jul 24 1850:
      Stephen Davis, 67, farmer; Nancy 68; Nancy, 41; Randolph, 24; Abraham, 14; Isaac, 14; David E, 9.
      (Note: Birthplaces for all incorrectly given as New Jersey; only Stephen and possibly his wife Nancy were born in New Jersey, with all others born in Harrison County.)

      1860 Census, Harrison Co, Virginia (now West Virginia):
      Stephen C. Davis, 79, farmer; Nancy, 79; Nancy, 56; David E, 19.
    Children 
     1. David D. DAVIS,   b. 11 Jan 1803, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1885  (Age 82 years)
     2. Mary DAVIS,   b. 16 Jun 1805, Cherry Camp Run, Bristol, Harrison Co,WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1857, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     3. Nancy DAVIS,   b. 16 Oct 1807, Cherry Camp Run, Bristol, Harrison Co,WV Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Elizabeth DAVIS,   b. 23 May 1812, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1885  (Age 72 years)
     5. Nathan Gifford DAVIS,   b. 18 Oct 1814, Cherry Camp Run, Bristol, Harrison Co,WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1863, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     6. Margaret DAVIS,   b. 5 Jun 1817,   d. 9 Jan 1895  (Age 77 years)
     7. Sarah DAVIS,   b. 5 Jun 1817,   d. 12 Jun 1865  (Age 48 years)
     8. Rulana DAVIS,   b. 13 Apr 1819, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1867  (Age 47 years)
     9. Louisa DAVIS,   b. 2 Oct 1821,   d. 1826  (Age 4 years)
     10. Tabitha DAVIS,   b. Mar 1823,   d. 1823
     11. Randolph DAVIS,   b. 12 Jul 1826, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1896  (Age 69 years)
    Family ID F19369  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Aug 1869 - Cherry Camp Run, Bristol, Harrison Co,WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Seventh Day Baptist Church Cemetery, Salem, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • 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. 28.

    2. [S242] 1850 Census, Harrison County, (W)VA.

    3. [S2065] 1860 Census, Harrison County, (W)VA.