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George Washington Davis
Birth: Nov. 11, 1835
Inez
Warren County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1909
Arcola
Warren County
North Carolina, USA

Served with the NC 12th during War Between the States, was captured at Spotsylvania, VA on May 12, 1864. was a prisoner of war in Elmira, NY until the end of the war - settled in Arcola and ran George W. Davis Store. He also donated the land for this church and cemetery.

Married Rebecca Jane Johnson Davis on September 27, 1871.
Father of Lizze, Vilee, Mattie, Beaufort, Eva, Belle, Weldon, Pattie Bet and Winnie.
George Davis and family gave the land for the church and cemetery.

George Washington Davis
Birth: 11 Nov 1835 - Warren, NC (North Carolina)
Marriage: 27 Sep 1871 - Warren, NC (North Carolina)
Death: 05 May 1909 (5 May 1909) - Warren, NC (North Carolina)
Parents: Edward "Ned" Davis, Rebecca O Pitchford
Spouse: Rebecca Jane Johnson

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: George W. Davis
Home in 1880: Fishing Creek, Warren, North Carolina
Age: 44
Estimated birth year: abt 1836
Birthplace: North Carolina
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's name: Rebecca J. Davis
Father's birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's birthplace: North Carolina
Neighbors: View others on page
Occupation: Farmer - Merchant
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
George W. Davis 44
Rebecca J. Davis 29
Lizzie B. Davis 8
Viola L. Davis 6
Mattie C. Davis 4
Mary B. Davis 2
Eva Davis 3m
William N. Duke 24
William T. Williams 22
Robert Tucker 23
Mason Davis 35
Robert Crawley 48

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Edward Davis (1806 - 1896)
  Rebecca O. Pitchford Davis (1812 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Rebecca Jane Johnson Davis (1850 - 1921)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Rebecca Davis (1872 - 1968)*
  Viola Davis Burt (1874 - 1961)*
  Martha Cofield Davis Hunter (1876 - 1969)*
  Mary Beaufort Davis Scull (1878 - 1972)*
  Eva Campbell Davis (1880 - 1881)*
  Annie Belle Davis Cooper (1882 - 1972)*
  Weldon Thomas Davis (1884 - 1973)*
  Pattie Bet Davis Modlin (1887 - 1971)*
  Winnie Davis (1889 - 1889)*
 
 Siblings:
  Matthew Smart Davis (1830 - 1906)*
  Burwell Pitchford Davis (1832 - 1901)*
  George Washington Davis (1835 - 1909)
  Weldon Edwards Davis (1838 - 1863)*
  Mary Alston Davis Harris (1840 - 1860)*
  Thomas E. Davis (1845 - 1864)*
  Pattie Bet Davis Egerton (1852 - 1915)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
It is sown a natural body,
it is raised a spiritual body.
 
Burial:
Bethlehem United Methodist Church Cemetery
Arcola
Warren County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: B. B. Roberts
Record added: Aug 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29339772
George Washington Davis
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