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Elizabeth Bailey Davis
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Birth: Sep., 1824
Alabama, USA
Death: Jul. 27, 1918
Robertson County
Texas, USA

She doesn't have a tombstone but obit states she was buried here. Some records/research data has her maiden name as Walker in error as that was her sister in law's maiden.

Census has varying birth dates for Elizabeth: 1824 to 1834, but based on the DOB of eldest child, 1824-1829 would more accurate than 1834.

According to the research of June Rush Carter, Elizabeth's parents were Josiah Bailey and Martha Williams from the Perry or Bibb County, AL.

Married Lewis Cookson Davis 12 Aug 1844 in Alabama.

Children:
Mary Ann Davis b. 7 Aug 1845 married J. T. Williams of AL

Richard J. Davis b. Aug 1845/twin of Mary

Leroy Ellington Davis

John Anderson Davis b. Oct 19,1855 d Nov. 10, 1925 buried- Spur, TX m - Nancy Jane (Nannie) Allen on Oct 15,1876


Catherine Davis b - 1860

Lewis (Buck) Davis b - 1863 buried - Elliott, Robertson Co., TX

Lillian B. Davis b - 9/22/1870 d - 9/26/1953 buried - Elliott, Robertson Co., TX m - Thomas Alvin Smith -

Rebecca died in 1971 in Harden Co. TX


OBITUARY:
Mrs. Lizzie Davis
Last Sunday at 3:30 pm Aunt Lizzie Davis, an aged lady that has lived in this vicinity for the past thirty-five to forty years, was interred in the Elliott Cemetery, Rev. Stephens her former pastor, conducting the funeral services. Aunt Lizzie, at the time of her death was ninety-four years of age.

She was born in Perry County, Alabama, and came to Robertson County about Forty years ago. She united with the church when seventeen years old and was a consistent member from that time up to her death, which occurred at her daughter's residence last Thursday morning. All of her children attended the funeral except her son, J. A. Davis who lives at Spur, Texas. A good woman gone peace to her ashes.

Her daughter, Mrs. T. A. Smith and family, will remain in our vicinity a few days with relatives before returning to their home is Sour Lake.


Published in Hearne Democrat Vol 29 Number 10, Hearne, Robertson County Texas, Aug. 2, 1918.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lewis Cookson Davis (1821 - 1885)
 
 Children:
  Leroy Ellington Davis (1848 - 1923)*
  John Anderson Davis (1855 - 1923)*
  Lillian Bailey Davis Smith (1870 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elliott Cemetery
Elliot
Robertson County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Linda Davis
Record added: Jun 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53700900
Elizabeth Bailey Davis
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 Added: Sep. 24, 2014

- Linda Davis
 Added: Sep. 24, 2014

- Linda Davis
 Added: Aug. 20, 2014
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