Faison's Old Tavern Genealogy Project

Sarah

Name
Sarah
Given names
Sarah
Married name
Sarah Davis
MarriageEdward DavisView this family
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Note: Edward Davis' 22 Feb 1790 will makes provision for his "...dearly beloved wife Sarah...".
Birth of a son
#1
Edward Davis
about 1746

Birth of a son
#2
John Davis
about 1760

Note: His approximate date of birth is deduced from his age bracket (26-44) in his 1800 census household record.
Birth of a son
#3
Arthur Davis
about 1770

Note: His date of birth estimate is based upon his age brackets in his 1790-1820 census household records.
Birth of a son
#4
Josiah Davis
before 1775

Note: His date of birth upper bound is based on his age bracket in his 1790 census household record.
Birth of a daughter
#5
Lucy Davis
about 1785
Marriage of a childJohn DavisElizabeth TynerView this family
before 1790

Marriage of a childArthur DavisTabitha View this family
about 1790

Note: That they were married is deduced from the fact that upon Arthur's death in June 1832, Tabitha was awarded a dower from his estate. The approximate date of their marriage is deduced from their approximate dates of birth and the approximate dates of birth of their elder children.
Heir
Edward Davis will
February 22, 1796
Deceased principal: Edward Davishusband
Note: Sarah was named as an heir in the will of Edward Davis.
WillEdward Davis
February 22, 1796
Death of a husbandEdward Davis
about June 1803
Note: His approximate date of death is deduced from the date of the probate records of his estate. His place of death is assumed to be Northampton Co., NC since he resided there since at least the early 1750's, numerous descendants lived their entire lives there and his will was probated there.
Death of a sonEdward 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.
Marriage of a childLemuel DavisRachel View this family
February 24, 1824
Death of a sonArthur Davis
June 1832
Death of a sonJohn Davis
about January 1834
Note: His approximate date and place of death are deduced from his 22 Jul 1832 Northampton County, NC will and its probate at the March 1834 Northampton County Court session.
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Marriage
Edward Davis' 22 Feb 1790 will makes provision for his "...dearly beloved wife Sarah...".
Heir
Sarah was named as an heir in the will of Edward Davis.
Note
All that is known about Sarah is based upon a provision for his "...beloved wife Sarah..." in Edward Davis' 22 Feb 1790 will.