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William E. Davis1822

William E. Davis
Given names
William E.
Birth about 1822 25 25
Death of a paternal grandfatherEdward Davis
before February 24, 1823 (Age 13 months)
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.
Birth of a brotherJosiah Davis
about 1824 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherHezekiah Davis
about 1826 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterRebecca Davis
about 1830 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherLittleberry Davis
about 1832 (Age 10 years)
MarriageMartha J. ScarboroughView this family
January 1, 1843 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
Norflet Davis
about 1844 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
Joanna Davis
May 14, 1847 (Age 25 years)
Note: There is about a one year discrepancy between the date of birth recorded on her death certificate and the approximate date deduced from her census appearances. The date on her death certificate is accepted here.
Birth of a daughter
Martha E. Davis
about 1849 (Age 27 years)
Census September 16, 1850 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
Junius Bynum Davis
about 1851 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
Mary T. Davis
about 1856 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
Susan L. Davis
about 1858 (Age 36 years)
Census June 18, 1860 (Age 38 years)
Death of a brotherHezekiah Davis
about August 1863 (Age 41 years)
Cause: of typhoid Fever
Note: Though his place and cause of death are definitively established by his Compiled Military Service File, that document indicates several different dates of death. The dates range from 27 July 1863 through 6 Aug 1863.
Death of a brotherLittleberry Davis
March 8, 1864 (Age 42 years)
Cause: in camp from disease
Marriage of a childRichard Allen “Toey” DavisJoanna DavisView this family
January 12, 1872 (Age 50 years)
Marriage of a childJunius Bynum DavisSarah Jane TaylorView this family
February 13, 1877 (Age 55 years)
Death of a daughterJoanna Davis
January 3, 1915 (Age 93 years)
Burial of a daughterJoanna Davis
January 5, 1915 (Age 93 years)
Death of a sonJunius Bynum Davis
January 30, 1928 (Age 106 years)
Burial of a sonJunius Bynum Davis
January 31, 1928 (Age 106 years)
Pearl Harbor 1941 (Age 119 years)
Note: Japanese conduct surprise attack on the U. S. fleet at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, forcing U. S. entry into World War II.

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: December 27, 1817Northampton Co., NC, USA
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younger brother
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younger brother
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younger sister
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younger brother
Family with Martha J. Scarborough - View this family
Marriage: January 1, 1843Northampton Co., NC, USA
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