Faison's Old Tavern Genealogy Project

Sterling Davis1792

Name
Sterling Davis
Given names
Sterling
Surname
Davis
Birth about 1792 22 19
Note: His approximate date of birth is deduced from the age brackets of the oldest male member of his 1820, 1830 and 1840 census household records.
Birth of a sisterCherry Davis
about 1793 (Age 12 months)
Birth of a sisterSarah “Sally” Davis
about 1798 (Age 6 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherEdward Davis
about June 1803 (Age 11 years)
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.
MarriageNancy DeloatchView this family
June 1, 1812 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Tabitha Davis
about 1813 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth H. Davis
about 1813 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a brotherHillery Davis
about 1815 (Age 23 years)

Note: His date and place of birth are deduced from his age bracket in his 1840 census household record.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Mary F. Davis
about 1820 (Age 28 years)
Census August 7, 1820 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Davis
1822 (Age 30 years)
Note: This unnamed female child born to Priscilla Parks was the subject of a bastardry bond proceeding against Sterling Davis conducted on 4 Dec 1822 in the Northampton County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions. The date range for this female child's birth makes her a candidate for consideration as the Nancy Davis (ca. 1822 - 1879) who delivered the Faison's Old Tavern Davises to John Thomas Allen.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Temperence Davis
about 1824 (Age 32 years)
Census June 1, 1830 (Age 38 years)
Death of a fatherArthur Davis
June 1832 (Age 40 years)
Death of a motherTabitha
about February 1833 (Age 41 years)
Note: Her estimated date of death is based upon her 17 Dec 1832 will and the instrument's March 1833 probate. Her place of death is assumed to be Northampton Co., NC because she resided there all of her adult life and it is the location of her estate and of its probate.
Marriage of a childWilliam B. LilesTabitha DavisView this family
December 20, 1833 (Age 41 years)
Marriage of a childJenkins VannTemperence DavisView this family
March 14, 1839 (Age 47 years)
Census June 1, 1840 (Age 48 years)
Marriage of a childNoah DeBerryMary F. DavisView this family
May 25, 1853 (Age 61 years)
Death of a wifeNancy Deloatch
about November 1863 (Age 71 years)
Note: Her place and estimated date of death are deduced from her 14 Aug 1863 Northampton Co., NC will and the instrument's probate at the Dec 1863 session of the Northampton Countyy Court.
Death of a daughterTemperence Davis
September 1899 (Age 107 years)
Deathyes

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1790
3 years
himself
2 years
younger sister
6 years
younger sister
sister
brother
sister
sister
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Family with Nancy Deloatch - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: June 1, 1812Northampton Co., NC, USA
19 months
daughter
8 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
Family with Priscilla Parks - View this family
himself
wife
daughter
Cullen Edwards + Nancy Deloatch - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: about 1804
step-son
step-daughter

Birth
His approximate date of birth is deduced from the age brackets of the oldest male member of his 1820, 1830 and 1840 census household records.