.            James Andrew Davis, 1793 - 1861, s/o Richard Davis
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

1     James Andrew Davis,2                                                                                                                                       (Richard,1)
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.           b 18 Feb 1793 Russell Co, Va; d 1 Oct 1861 Morgan Co, Ky.
.           m(1) Catherine Salyer, b ca 1794 Va, d 6 Dec 1852 Morgan Co.
.           m(2) 5 May 1853 Morgan Co to Elizabeth Nichols, b ca 1799 Va.

.           James was a Justice of the Peace, surveyor, and "hot-headed secessionist".  He was killed in the battle of West Liberty, serving
.           under Capt Andrew Jackson.

.           1820 census, James not identified, but there were three James Davis' in Floyd Co, Ky and four in Washington Co, Va, but none in
.                    Scott or Russell Co's, Va.  His family may be included in the 1820 listing for David Conley, his step-father.
.           1830 Floyd Co, Ky census, p 103, James Davis, 212001-112101.
.           1840 Floyd Co census, p 270, James Davis, 2201001-1220001.
.           1850 Morgan Co census, p 115, #400/400, James Davis,57 Va, farmer, $2000, Catharine,56 Va, William,19 Va, laborer, Alfred,16
.                    Ky, laborer, Amos,14 Ky, Sanford,12 Ky, Jane Lumpkins,13 Ky, Perlina,4 Ky.
.           1860 Morgan Co census, West Liberty, p 74, #487/487, James Davis,67 Va, farmer, $3000, $2000, Elizabeth,61 Va, Nancy Baker,
.                   35 Ky, idiotic, Perlina Lumpkins,14 Ky, Elizabeth (?Odith),13 Ohio, C.A. Moore,23 Va, laborer, $80.

.           issue:

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1.   Malinda Davis, b ca 1814-15 Va, d 1847, m 12 Apr 1831 Floyd Co to Martin R. Rice, b 16 Feb 1810 Cumberland Gap, Ky,
.                 d 1897 Johnson Co, s/o John Rice and Nancy Davis.  Martin m(2) Mary ____, b ca 1828 Ill.

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2.   Mahala Davis, b ca 1815-16 Va, d 1888, m 12 Sep 1833 Floyd Co, Ky to Thomas Conley (#D24), b ca 1814-15 Floyd Co,
.                 s/o Thomas Conley and Susannah Joynes (Susan).

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3.   Richard R.(?M.) Davis, b ca 1816-17 Va, m Eleanora Reed (Ora Ellen).

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4.   Joel H. Davis, b Sep 1818 Va, m Martha Salyer Conley.

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5.   Mary Davis, b ca 1820 Ky, m(1) 18 Mar 1838 Floyd Co to John Wheeler, b 11 Feb 1814 Floyd Co, d 28 Aug 1859 Floyd Co.
.                 Mary had m(2) John Colvin, b ca 1814 Ky, s/o
John Colvin and Sarah Fairchild (d/o Abiud Fairchild (#1351) and Rebecca
.                 Jackson).  Sarah Fairchild had m(1)
James Curtis (Jimmie).  John had m(1) Lucinda Mahan.

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6.   Davidson Davis, b 5 Dec 1821 Floyd Co, m Mary Elizabeth Howerton.

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7.   Nancy Davis, b 29 May 1824 Floyd Co, d 22 Oct 1908, m 4 Jul 1841 Floyd Co to Simpson Debord, b ca 1823 Ky.
.                 1850 Morgan Co census, p 115, #403/403, Simpson Deboard,28 Ky, farmer, Nancy,27 Ky, James,7 Ky, Stephen,5 Ky, John,3
.                          Ky, William,1 Ky.

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8.   James B. Davis, b ca 1825-26 Ky, m Savilla (Saviller) ____.
.                 Prob son of James Davis, but no current proof, and he was listed 3 dwellings from him in the 1860 census.

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9.   Cala Davis (Caley), b ca 1828 Ky, m 16 Oct 1846 Morgan Co to William Wells, b ca 1825-26 Ky.
.                 1850 Morgan Co census, p 119, #447/447, William Wells Jr,24 Ky, farmer, $500, Caley,22 Ky, James L.,1 Ky.

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10.   William Riley Davis, b 24 Oct 1831 Jennie's Creek, Floyd Co, Ky, m Elizabeth Wilson.

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11.   Alfred Davis (Alfe), b Aug 1834 Ky, m(1) ____ Henry, m(2) Anna Day (Annis), m(3) Lucy F. Kilgore.

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12.   Amos Davis, b 5 May 1836 Floyd Co (b May 1835 acc to 1900 census), m Mary Jane Henry.

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13.   Sanford Reed Davis, b 1 Jan 1838 Morgan Co, m Matilda A. Perry.







.          Ref:  1.   Cheri Daniels' notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: SEEDSOWERS@peoplepc.com  
.                   2.   William H. Heyland's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: wheyl_2000@yahoo.com  
.                   3.   Karen Roberts' notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: karendankar@cox.net  
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