|. Alfred Davis, 1790s - 1860s, s/o Richard Davis
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
5 Alfred Davis,2 (Richard,1)
. b prob 1790's in Va; died in Civil War.
. He was apparently the "Alpha", in the 1819 deed listing the heirs of Richard Davis.
. m 26 Mar 1823 Floyd Co to Nancy Cantrell, b ca 1798-1801 NC, d 10 Nov 1877 Johnson Co, Ky, "age 79, wid, parents C. and P.
. Cantrill", d/o Elijah Cantrell and Peggy Conley (#Da). If Nancy's death date is correct, then she and Alfred must have divorced.
. Poss same Aldred Davis who m Matilda Jane ____, b ca 1816 Va, but no proof.
. Moved to Greenupsburg, Greenup Co, Ky.
. ? 1830 Fleming Co, Ky census, p 41, Alfred Davis, 00001-10001. (listed next to an older Cynthia Davis)
. 1840 family not located.
. 1850 Johnson Co census, p 106, #360/360, Nancy Davis,50 Va, Anna,21 Ky, Henry,16 Ky.
. 1860 Johnson Co census, p 15, #101/100, Henry Davis,27 Ky, farmer, $350, $250, Nancy Davis,59 Va, Anna Davis,30 Ky, Wallace
. B. Armes,23 Ky, farmer, Enoch Davis,7 Ky.
. 1870 Johnson Co census, Barnetts Creek Pct, p 111, #3/3, Nancy Davis,66 NC, Enoch,16 Ky, farm laborer.
. No proof following is same Alfred Davis:
. 1850 Greenup Co census, 1st Dist, p 228, #149/154, Alfred Davis,46 Va, farmer, $100, Matilda Jane,34 Va.
. 1850 Greenup Co census, 1st Dist, p 228, #150/155, Alfred Davis,9 Ky, Jas W. Davis,5/12 Ky, living with Abraham and Susan
. Logan. (this family listed adjacent to Alfred and Matilda Jane Davis above)
. 1860 Lewis Co, Ky census, p 886, #903/903, Alfred Davis,68 Va, $350, $400, Matilda,44 Va, Alfred,19 Ky, James,10 Ky.
. 1870 census, Alfred and Matilda not located.
. issue: (by Nancy Cantrell)
. 1. Anna Davis (Annie), b ca 1829-30 Ky, m Joel B. Adams, b ca 1810 Va.
. 1870 Johnson Co census, Barnetts Creek Pct, p 111, #4/4, Joel Adams,60 Va, farmer, $200, $160, Anna,40 Ky, James P.,5 Ky,
. Nancy,3 Ky.
. 1880 Johnson Co census, Barnetts Creek, Pct 4, p 172D, #143/143, Joel B. Adams,70 Va, farmer, Annie,50 Ky, James H.,15 Ky,
. works on farm, Nancy,13 Ky, Amanda,9 Ky, Enoch Davis,26 Ky (stepson), works on farm.
. issue: (of Anna Davis and supposedly Civilian Fitzpatrick)
. a. Enoch Davis, b ca 1853-54 Ky, m Martha Jane Arms, d/o Wallis P. Arms and Mary Blair.
. (1) Mary Ann Davis, b 1884 Johnson Co, m John P. Burke.
. b. James H. Adams, b ca 1865 Ky.
. c. Nancy Adams, b ca 1867 Ky.
. d. Amanda Adams, b ca 1871 Ky.
51 2. Henry Davis, b Aug 1833 Ky, m Mary Melvina Hulbert.
. issue (of Alfred Davis and Matilda Jane ____)
. 1. Alfred Davis, b ca 1841 Ky, d 25 Jun 1903 Greenup Co, m 3 Aug 1865 Scioto Co, Ohio to Mary Louise Howland, b 20 Dec
. 1846 Ky, d 9 Apr 1920 Greenup Co, d/o Luke A. Howland and Nancy Truitt.
. www.findagrave.com (info by Herschel Wayne Skaggs) gives his name as Alpheus S. Davis, and his tombstone gives A.S. Davis.
. This source also lists his children.
. ? 1870 Mason Co, Ky census, Lewisburg Pct, p 22, #129/129, Alfred Davis,29 Ky, farm laborer, living with John and Mary Gab-
. 2. James W. Davis, b ca 1850 Ky, d 26 Feb 1909 Portsmouth, Scioto Co, Ohio, m 1870 Mo to Mary C. Stephenson, b May 1850
. Tazewell Co, Va, d/o John Madden Stephenson and Emma E. Whitt.
. 1870 Cass Co, Mo census, Pleasant Hill, p 56, #452/424, James W. Davis,20 Ky, Mary C.,20 Va (May).
. Ref: 1. Karen Wallace Roberts' notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: email@example.com
. 2. Unnamed contributor at www.rootsweb.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 3. Joey Conley's website, Descendants of Richard Davis:
. 4. Karen's notes at www.rootsweb.com, "Shearer, Rice, Jones, Zeek, Parks, Lightfoot".
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