Doddridge County Roots

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Elizabeth DAVIS

Female 1781 - 1857  (75 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth DAVIS 
    Born 10 May 1781  New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Findagrave reports birth date as 1778, but "Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia," p. 17, reports it as May 10 1781. Her headstone is badly weathered and not readable.
    Gender Female 
    Died 22 Apr 1857  Jackson Center, Shelby Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Seventh Day Baptist Cemetery, Jackson Center, Shelby Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I58479  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2017 

    Father Jacob DAVIS,   b. 1748,   d. 17 Jul 1793, Fayette Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Mary DAVIS,   b. 1750, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1806  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 1768  New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F19361  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James DAVIS,   b. 1 Apr 1774, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1851, Shelby Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married Sep 1795  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Sylvester DAVIS,   b. 1797, Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1880, Miami Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Lydia DAVIS,   b. 23 Jun 1799, Salem, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1866, Jackson Center, Shelby Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     3. Uriah DAVIS,   b. 1 Jan 1800, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1870, Richardson Co, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +4. Jeptha V. DAVIS,   b. 6 Sep 1802, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1878, Jackson Center, Shelby Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     5. Reuben B. DAVIS,   b. 1 Jan 1804, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1883, Cass Co, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +6. Mary "Polly" DAVIS,   b. 1 Feb 1806, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1893, Garwin, Tama Co, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +7. Calvin DAVIS,   b. 27 Dec 1807, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1892, Richardson Co, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +8. Luther Luke DAVIS,   b. 31 May 1810, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1886, Sidney, Shelby Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     9. Phiothata DAVIS,   b. 5 Dec 1812, Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1882, Carlton Twp, Tama Co, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     10. James Madison DAVIS,   b. 1 Dec 1814, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1876, Carlton Twp, Tama Co, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Family ID F24170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Apr 1857 - Jackson Center, Shelby Co, OH Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Seventh Day Baptist Cemetery, Jackson Center, Shelby Co, OH Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, by Susie Davis Nicholson, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >).
      Birth date given as 1780 on p. 10, but May 10 1781 on p. 17.

    2. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, by Susie Davis Nicholson, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >), p. 17.

    3. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    4. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, by Susie Davis Nicholson, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >).
      Marriage date given as Sep 1 1795 on p. 10, but Sep 8 1795 on p. 17. James Davis and Elizabeth Davis were first cousins.