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Rezin Davis
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Birth: Aug., 1788
Death: Dec. 8, 1844

Rezin Davis (a popular name) died 12-8-1844, 56Y 3M 23D.

This record was found in Shelby County, Indiana, Histories & Families, p. 296, which says that many of the Shelby County, IN Davis families are also buried in Davis Cemetery.

Interestingly, the town of Morristown was almost called Davis Town after this family, but was named after a family minister instead. Rezin Davis (c. 1788 - c 1844) married Nancy Clary (July 09, 1792-November 24, 1858) and is buried nearby in the same cemetery.

Note from an anonymous visitor to the memorial:
This Rezin DAVIS was actually the son of Gerrard and Nancy (unkn) DAVIS of
Frederick Co, MD, rather than the son of John and Hester HARN DAVIS.
This Rezin DAVIS was the brother of John DAVIS, rather than his son. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Clary Glover (1792 - 1858)
 
 Children:
  Henry M. Davis*
  Owen Davis (1812 - 1854)*
  George Walker Davis (1816 - 1890)*
  Sarah Ann Davis Collins (1818 - 1838)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
REZIN DAVIS
DIED
DEC. 8, 1844
 
Burial:
Davis Cemetery
Morristown
Shelby County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Mary Harrell-Sesniak
Record added: Nov 02, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5920869
Rezin Davis
Added by: Joe Whitfield
 
Rezin Davis
Added by: Darlene Ellerman Palmer
 
 
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- Mary Harrell-Sesniak
 Added: Mar. 16, 2011

- Darlene Ellerman Palmer
 Added: Jan. 20, 2005

-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 19, 2002
 
 
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