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William Allen “Billy” DavisAge: 74 years18231897

Name
William Allen “Billy” Davis
Given names
William Allen
Surname
Davis
Nickname
Billy
Birth about 1823
Death of a maternal grandfatherEdward Davis
before February 24, 1823
Note: His date of death upper bound is deduced from the probate of his estate. His place of death is assumed from the fact that he was a second generation resident of Northampton Co., lived his adult life there (he may have been born in Southampton Co., VA before his father migrated to Northampton Co.), and his estate was probated there.
Death of a motherMary “Polly” Davis
1839 (Age 16 years)
Note: Her date and place of death are deduced from the date of her will (16 Apr 1839) and its probate date and place (Dec 1839 in Northampton Co.)
MarriageSusanah HastyView this family
November 22, 1845 (Age 22 years)
Census July 30, 1850 (Age 27 years)
MarriageMartha J. BrewerView this family
September 22, 1853 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Hillory Davis
about 1853 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Virginia Florence “Tat” Davis
about 1854 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#3
James J. “Jim” Davis
about 1855 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Junius A. “June” Davis
September 1858 (Age 35 years)
Census June 18, 1860 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Willis Copeland “Dick” Davis
October 26, 1860 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Millie Vann “Mitt” Davis
about 1863 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Martha “Mollie” Davis
about 1863 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a son
#8
William Henry “Grib” Davis
about 1868 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a son
#9
John Davis
about 1868 (Age 45 years)
Census August 13, 1870 (Age 47 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam B. EdwardsVirginia Florence “Tat” DavisView this family
December 16, 1873 (Age 50 years)
Marriage of a childHillory DavisLaura Jane WhiteheadView this family
January 4, 1876 (Age 53 years)
Marriage of a childJames J. “Jim” DavisRosenia Susan JohnsonView this family
December 27, 1877 (Age 54 years)
Census June 3, 1880 (Age 57 years)
Marriage of a childJunius A. “June” DavisJosephine E. MartinView this family
September 5, 1882 (Age 59 years)
Will May 1, 1895 (Age 72 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Henry “Grib” DavisMary L. “Lula” AllenView this family
December 26, 1895 (Age 72 years)
Death about May 1, 1897 (Age 74 years)
Note: His date and place of death are assumed from his will and its probate date/place.
Probate May 17, 1897 (16 days after death)
Family with parents - View this family
mother
himself
Family with Susanah Hasty - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: November 22, 1845Northampton Co., NC, USA
8 years
son
Family with Martha J. Brewer - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: September 22, 1853Northampton Co., NC, USA
15 months
daughter
2 years
son
4 years
son
2 years
son
3 years
daughter
1 year
daughter
6 years
son
1 year
son

Death
His date and place of death are assumed from his will and its probate date/place.