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William Alexander Davis, Sr
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Birth: May 6, 1848
Anson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 4, 1898
Thomas County
Georgia, USA

Son of John W & Ellen Davis
Grandson of John & Nancy Davis

1850 Census Lanesboro, Anson, North Carolina Microfilm M432_619 Page 236A Image
John Davis 56 M Farmer $1500 NC
Nancy Davis 50 F Wife NC
Francis Davis 17 F NC
Thetas Davis 14 F NC
Rueben Davis 12 M NC
Susan Davis 4 F NC
Next door is
John W Davis 24 M Farmer 600 NC
Ellen Davis 22 F Wife NC
William A Davis 2 M NC
Louisa M Davis 1 F NC

1860 Census Thomasville, Thomas, Georgia Microfilm M653_138 Page 23 Enumerated June 3 1850
Line 166
N or M A Davis 28 F 5000 3000 GA
Wm Davis 10 M
Sarah Davis 9 F
Q Watson 14 M
J. Briggs 14 M
J Walker 23 M Reading Law
M Colson 14 F
Julia Fisher? 30 F Teaching School 1300 1100 MA
Ann Bryant 65?F MA
N Clisby 35 M Pr Minister MA


American Civil War Soldiers
Name: William Davis
Residence: Thomas County, Georgia
Enlistment Date: 31 Dec 1861
Rank at enlistment: Private
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: Georgia
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 31 December 1861.
Enlisted in Company K, 29th Infantry Regiment Georgia on 31 Dec 1861.
Sources: Roster of Confederate Soldiers of Georgia 1861-1865


1870 Census Boston Post Office, Thomas, Georgia Microfilm #M593_177 pg #9 Enumerated 9th Dec 1880
Name Age
William Davis 22 Head Farmer NC
Amanda Davis 23 wife NC
Joannah Davis 2 dau NC
John Davis 1 son GA


 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Washington Davis (1826 - 1907)
  Frances Ellen Caudle Davis (1828 - 1913)
 
 Spouse:
  Amanda Rushing Davis (1847 - 1910)
 
 Children:
  John C Davis (1869 - 1898)*
  William A Davis (1878 - 1909)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Alexander Davis (1848 - 1898)
  Wyatt Franklin Davis (1851 - 1934)*
  George Washington Davis (1855 - 1932)*
  Susan Abigail Davis Birmingham (1861 - 1941)*
  Reuben Simeon L Davis (1863 - 1948)*
  Mary Alice Davis Little (1865 - 1947)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Davis Walters (1868 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Thomasville
Thomas County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Sue
Originally Created by: Winnette
Record added: Apr 30, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26516240
William Alexander Davis, Sr
Added by: Sue
 
William Alexander Davis, Sr
Added by: Joy Smith
 
 
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- R.L. Gandy
 Added: Jun. 2, 2013
Rest in peace great grand uncle.
- Sue
 Added: Mar. 25, 2010
In loving memory of one who served to protect family and home. May you rest in sweet peace!
- Winnette
 Added: Apr. 30, 2008
 
 
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