Faison's Old Tavern Genealogy Project

Lemuel Davis

Name
Lemuel Davis
Given names
Lemuel
Surname
Davis
Birth of a sisterLucy Davis
about 1785
Heir
Edward Davis will
February 22, 1796
Deceased principal: Edward Davisfather
Note: Lemuel Davis was named as an heir in the will of Edward Davis.
Death of a fatherEdward 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.
Birth of a son
#1
Drewry Davis
about 1805

Note: His date of birth estimate is based upun his age bracket, 30-40, in his 1840 census appearance.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Sarah Davis
about 1817
Birth of a daughter
#3
Mary Davis
July 14, 1820
Census August 7, 1820
Death of a brotherEdward 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.
MarriageRachel View this family
February 24, 1824
Marriage of a childDorsey DavisSarah MannView this family
September 5, 1826
Marriage of a childDrewry DavisNancy ParksView this family
January 4, 1828
Death of a brotherArthur Davis
June 1832
Marriage of a childJoseph BridgesElizabeth J. DavisView this family
January 14, 1834
Death of a brotherJohn 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.
Marriage of a childElias LewterSarah DavisView this family
November 7, 1839
Death of a sonDrewry Davis
about January 1845

Note: His date of death estimate is based on the 12 Sep 1844 date of his will and its March 1845 probate date.
Marriage of a childGeorge D. AllenMary DavisView this family
September 9, 1847
Death of a daughterSarah Davis
about 1852

Note: Her approximate date of death is deduced from her appearance on 17 Sep 1850 in her husband's 1850 census household record and his re-marriage on 31 Oct 1853.
Death of a sisterLucy Davis
April 18, 1858

Deathyes

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
brother
-13 years
brother
sister
brother
sister
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brother
sister
himself
Family with Rachel - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 24, 1824Northampton Co., NC, USA
son
son
son
daughter
daughter
4 years
daughter

Heir
Lemuel Davis was named as an heir in the will of Edward Davis.