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Austin B Davis
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Birth: Jun. 5, 1791
Stafford
Tolland County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Sep. 24, 1848
Becket
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA

Born in Stafford, CT to Edward and Patty (Chaffee) Davis. Enlisted Aug 18, 1814 in Capt. Erastus Strong's Co., Col. Ezra Brainard's Connecticut Militia. Served 2 mos 11 days, demobilized in New London, Ct. (his wife later received a pension and bounty land grant based on his service).
He married Letitia Snow of Becket, MA on Oct 16, 1816.
He was a farmer, but died "suddenly" Sep 24, 1848.
He and Letitia had ten children:
1) Thankful Snow Davis 1817-1853
2) Nathan Snow Davis 1818-1884
3) Lucy Lucinda Davis 1821-1892
4) Lury Lucinda Davis 1821-1894
5) Elizabeth J. Davis 1823-1896
6) Sarah 1827-1835
7) Nelson Austin Davis 1831-1907
8) Henry Luther Davis 1834-1884
9) Lettice Lurena Davis 1836-1924
10) DeWitt Milton Davis 1844-1889
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Martha Davis Chaffee Snow (1762 - 1835)
 
 Spouse:
  Letitia Snow Davis (1800 - 1894)*
 
 Children:
  Thankful Snow Davis West (1817 - 1853)*
  Nathan Snow Davis (1818 - 1884)*
  Lucinda "Lucy" Davis Higley (1821 - 1894)*
  Lucy L Davis Couch (1821 - 1892)*
  Elizabeth J Davis Clark (1823 - 1896)*
  Nelson Austin Davis (1831 - 1907)*
  Henry Luther Davis (1834 - 1884)*
  Lurena L Davis Bassett (1836 - 1924)*
  DeWitt Milton Davis (1844 - 1889)*
 
 Siblings:
  Achsah Davis Doolittle (1783 - 1854)*
  Amelia Davis Roberts (1785 - 1864)*
  Sally Davis Moore (1787 - 1841)*
  Austin B Davis (1791 - 1848)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
AUSTIN DAVIS
DIED
Sept 25, 1848
Aged 57 years
?? hard life tender ?? lives forever
And lay our loved ones in the tomb
But here we laid our own dear brother
For God has called his spirit home
 
Burial:
Yokum Cemetery
Becket
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: John Davis
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56534371
Austin B Davis
Added by: John Davis
 
 
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Rest in peace.
- Jim--In memory of Joyce & GW
 Added: Nov. 28, 2011
 
 
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