Faison's Old Tavern Genealogy Project

John DavisAge: 73 years17791852

Name
John Davis
Given names
John
Surname
Davis
Name suffix
Jr.
Birth about 1779 19 19
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Tyner
about February 1779
Birth of a brotherLewis Davis
about 1785 (Age 6 years)

Note: His approximate date of birth is deduced from his age bracket in his 1820 census household record.
Birth of a brotherJoshua Davis
about 1788 (Age 9 years)
Marriage of parentsJohn DavisElizabeth TynerView this family
before 1790 (Age 11 years)

Birth of a sisterMary “Polly” Davis
about 1793 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a sisterRhoda Davis
about 1795 (Age 16 years)

Note: Her date of birth estimate is based upon her age bounds in her husband's 1830 census household record.
Birth of a brotherWilliam Davis
about 1798 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a brotherArthur Davis
August 3, 1799 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a sisterLucy Davis
about 1800 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a sisterSarah “Sally” Davis
about 1802 (Age 23 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherEdward Davis
about June 1803 (Age 24 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.
Birth of a son
#1
Turner Davis
about 1806 (Age 27 years)
Census August 6, 1810 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Martha Davis
about 1814 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Jesse Davis
about 1818 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Elizabeth Davis
about 1819 (Age 40 years)
Census August 7, 1820 (Age 41 years)
MarriageNancy SikesView this family
January 6, 1823 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Sarah Davis
about 1826 (Age 47 years)
Death of a brotherLewis Davis
about February 1826 (Age 47 years)
Note: His place and approximate date of death are deduced from his 12 Nov 1825 will and that instrument's probate at the March 1826 Northampton County Court.
Marriage of a childTurner DavisMartha BarnesView this family
September 26, 1828 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Newborn Davis
about 1829 (Age 50 years)
Heir
John Davis will
July 22, 1832 (Age 53 years)
Deceased principal: John Davisfather
Note: John Davis was named as an heir in the will of John Davis.
Marriage of a childNathan StancelMartha DavisView this family
November 30, 1833 (Age 54 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Davis
about January 1834 (Age 55 years)
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 childTurner DavisSarah SimpsonView this family
August 1, 1835 (Age 56 years)
Census June 1, 1840 (Age 61 years)
Marriage of a childWesley HastyElizabeth DavisView this family
December 30, 1845 (Age 66 years)
Marriage of a childJesse DavisMary PowellView this family
March 4, 1846 (Age 67 years)
Census September 24, 1850 (Age 71 years)
Will March 22, 1852 (Age 73 years)
Death about September 1852 (Age 73 years)
Note: His estimated date of death is deduced from the probate date of his will. His place of death is assumed because he was a lifelong resident of Northampton County, his will was probated there and many of his descendants remained there for the duration of their lives as well.
Probate September 1852 (on the date of death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: before 1790
-10 years
himself
brother
brother
younger brother
brother
younger brother
6 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
sister
sister
younger brother
brother
younger brother
17 months
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
John Davis + … … - View this family
himself
son
9 years
daughter
5 years
son
2 years
daughter
Family with Nancy Sikes - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: January 6, 1823Northampton Co., NC, USA
4 years
daughter
4 years
son

Heir
John Davis was named as an heir in the will of John Davis.
Death
His estimated date of death is deduced from the probate date of his will. His place of death is assumed because he was a lifelong resident of Northampton County, his will was probated there and many of his descendants remained there for the duration of their lives as well.