Faison's Old Tavern Genealogy Project

Lewis DavisAge: 41 years17851826

Name
Lewis Davis
Given names
Lewis
Surname
Davis
Birth about 1785 25 25

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 3 years)
Marriage of parentsJohn DavisElizabeth TynerView this family
before 1790 (Age 5 years)

Birth of a sisterMary “Polly” Davis
about 1793 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterRhoda Davis
about 1795 (Age 10 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 13 years)
Birth of a brotherArthur Davis
August 3, 1799 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a sisterLucy Davis
about 1800 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a sisterSarah “Sally” Davis
about 1802 (Age 17 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherEdward Davis
about June 1803 (Age 18 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.
MarriageMartha View this family
about 1805 (Age 20 years)

Note: His marriage to Martha is established by the fact that his will devises the entirety of his estate to his "...loving wife Martha".
Birth of a son
#1
Henry O. Davis
about 1810 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#2
James Davis
about 1812 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Ira W. Davis
about 1820 (Age 35 years)
Census August 7, 1820 (Age 35 years)
Will November 12, 1825 (Age 40 years)
Death about February 1826 (Age 41 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.
Probate March 1826 (28 days after death)
Heir
John Davis will
July 22, 1832 (6 years after death)
Deceased principal: John Davisfather
Note: Lewis Davis was named as an heir in the will of John Davis.
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: before 1790
-10 years
elder brother
brother
brother
himself
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
Family with Martha - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1805
6 years
son
3 years
son
9 years
son

Birth
His approximate date of birth is deduced from his age bracket in his 1820 census household record.
Marriage
His marriage to Martha is established by the fact that his will devises the entirety of his estate to his "...loving wife Martha".
Death
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.
Heir
Lewis Davis was named as an heir in the will of John Davis.