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Husband: Andrew Davis
Born: 1819/20 in Iredell Co, NC
Married: 1840/1843 in Yancey Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Died: after 1873 in Mitchell Co, NC
Father: Andrew Davis
Mother: Elizabeth Houston
Spouses:
Wife: Margaret Burleson
Born: 1818/09 in Burke Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Died: 1870/1873 in Mitchell Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Father: Thomas Burleson
Mother: Nancy Davis
Spouses:
Children
01 (F): Hariett Louisa Davis
Born: 1842/03 in Yancey Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Died: after 1880 in Mitchell Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Spouses: >>>
02 (M): William Alexander Davis
Born: 1846/07 in Yancey Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Died: after 1860 in Yancey Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Spouses:
03 (M): Thomas M Davis
Born: 1848/09 in Yancey Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Died: 1900/1910 in Mitchell Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Spouses: Eliza A
04 (M): John Wesley Davis
Born: 1852/03 in Yancey Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Died: after 1880 in Mitchell Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Spouses:
05 (M): George W Davis
Born: 26 FEB 1854 in Yancey Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Died: 15 MAR 1923 in Avery Co, NC
Spouses: Elizabeth J Lewis

Gallery

06 (F): Rachel E Davis
Born: 1858/09 in Yancey Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Died: after 1887 in Mitchell Co, NC (now Avery Co, NC)
Spouses: Jonathan Gilbert
Additional Information

Andrew Davis:

Notes:

!NOTES:I (Marty Grant) am not related to this person as far as I know. However, I am interested in all Davis families in western North Carolina to some extent.
* I am interested in Burke County Davis families through 1860.
* I am interested in Yancey County Davis families through 1900.;


!REFERENCE:
http://www.martygrant.com/
http://www.martygrant.com/genealogy/davis/


!DISCUSSION GROUP (Free) for those researching the William & Frances (Carpenter) Davis family:
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/WilliamDavis/


!NOTES:I don't know for certain that Andrew Davis (Jr) is the son of Andrew (Sr), but it seems the only possibility.;


!CENSUS:1820 x


!CENSUS:1830 Burke Co., NC p. 194
Andrew Davis age 40-49 (1780/90)
1310201-00112
My Analysis (who each person *might* be)
1m 40-49 (1780/1790) = Andrew Davis (1780/90)
2m 20-29 (1800/1810) = 1. Son?
"m 20-29 (1800/1810) = 2. William Davis (1809) son
1m 10-14 (1815/1820) = Son?
3m 5-9 (1820/1825) = 1. Andrew Davis (c1820) son
"m 5-9 (1820/1825) = 2. Miles H. Davis (c1824) son
"m 5-9 (1820/1825) = 3. Son?
1m 0-4 (1825/1830) = Thomas W. Davis (c1829) son
2f 20-29 (1800/1810) = 1. Nancy Roberts Davis (c1804) wife
"f 20-29 (1800/1810) = 2. Delpha Davis (1807) dau
1f 15-19 (1810/1815) = Caroline Davis (c1815) dau
1f 10-14 (1815/1820) = Elizabeth Davis (c1818) dau;


!CENSUS:1840 Cocke Co., TN p. 287
Andrew Davis age 50-59 (1780/90)
10120001-110001
My Analysis (who each person *might* be)
1m 50-59 (1780/1790) = Andrew Davis (1780/90)
2m 15-19 (1820/1825) = 1. Andrew Davis (1820) son
"m 15-19 (1820/1825) = 2. Miles H. Davis (c1824) son
1m 10-14 (1825/1830) = Thomas W. Davis (c1829) son
1m 0-4 (1835/1840) = John M. D. Davis (c1839) son
1f 30-39 (1800/1810) = Nancy Roberts Davis (c1804) wife
1f 5-9 (1830/1835) = Mary Davis (c1835) dau
1f 0-4 (1835/1840) = Malinda Davis (c1836) dau;


!TAXLIST:1841 Yancey Co, NC Captain Swan's Company - Andrew DAVIS, 0a, $0, 1 white poll;


!MEXICAN WAR:Andrew Davis, age 26 (1820/21) of Yancey, Pvt, Company D. Mustered 14 Feb 1847 Smithville, NC and mustered out 7 Aug 1848 at Smithville, NC.
From: North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal, Vol XXVI, No. 3, August 2000)


!CENSUS:1850 Yancey Co., NC # 500/526
Andrew Davis 30 Farmer $- NC
William A. 3
Thomas M. 1
Margaret 31
Hariett L. 7;


!CENSUS:1860 Yancey Co., NC Yellow Mountain PO # 1182/1182
Andrew Davis 42 Farmer $-/40 NC
Margaret 34
Harriet L. 15
Alexander 12
Thomas M. 10
John W. 7
George W. 4
Rachel E. 1;


!CENSUS:1870 Mitchell Co., NC Toe River, Joneses Ridge PO # 10/10
Andrew Davis 50 Farmer $-/- NC
Margarett 51 Keeping House
Harriett 25 at home
Thomas 20 Farm Labor
John 18 " "
George W. 16 " "
Rachel 12 at home;


!NOTES:Heirs of William Davis named in 1873/1874 Probate Court Records regarding A. D. Childs vs. Estate of Samuel Carpenter regarding land. Heirs named over several documents in summons dated 4 Oct 1873. The summons commanded them all to appear at Mitchell court the 3rd Monday of November Next (1873) to show cause why they did not acknowledge a deed from them to A. D. Childs. The other heirs of Samuel Carpenter were mentioned elsewhere in the same set of records.
From: Estate of Samuel Carpenter, North Carolina Estate Files 1663-1979 Mitchell County, via FamilySearch.org, 26 pp

- 4 Oct 1873 to Sheriff of Mitchell County summons for:
Andrew Davis, Dulcena Wiseman, William Burleson, Elizabeth McCurry
Sheriff complied, except for Dulcena Wiseman who was not found in Mitchell.
...;

!CENSUS:1880 x
* Apparently deceased, unmarried children were all living together in Mitchell Co., NC;

Margaret Burleson:

Notes:

!NOTES:Marty Grant's 1st cousin, 5 times removed.;


!REFERENCE:
http://www.martygrant.com/
http://www.martygrant.com/genealogy/davis/


!DISCUSSION GROUP (Free) for those researching the William & Frances (Carpenter) Davis family:
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/WilliamDavis/


!NOTES:Margaret wasn't named in the 4 Oct 1873 list of heirs, but her husband was. She must have died between 1870 and 1873. See his entry for details on that record.;


!CENSUS:1820 Burke Co., NC p. 61*
Thomas Burlison age 26-44 (1775/94)
000010-10010-0-0
My analysis (who each person *might* be)
1m 26-44 (1775/1794) = Thomas Burleson (1790/94)
1f 26-44 (1775/1794) = Nancy Davis Burleson (c1795) wife
1f 0-9 (1810/1820) = Margaret Burleson (c1819) dau
* Next to William Davis.;


!CENSUS:1830 Burke Co., NC p. 194
Thoms Berlison age 40-49 (1780/90)
0000001-221000001
My analysis (who each person *might* be)
1m 40-49 (1780/1790) = Thomas Burleson (1790/94)
1f 60-69 (1760/1770) = Nancy Davis Burleson (c1795) wife*
1f 10-14 (1815/1820) = Margaret Burleson (c1819) dau
2f 5-9 (1820/1825) = 1. Daughter?
"f 5-9 (1820/1825) = 2. Daughter?
2f 0-4 (1825/1830) = 1. Dulcenia Burleson (c1827) dau
"f 0-4 (1825/1830) = 2. Elizabeth Burleson(c1830) dau
* Nancy's age is way off, or perhaps this is someone else and Nancy isn't listed for some reason.;


!CENSUS:1840 Yancey Co., NC p. 275
Thos Burlison age 40-49 (1790/1800)
0100001-0111101
My analysis (who each person *might* be)
1m 40-49 (1790/1800) = Thomas Burleson (1790/94)
1m 5-9 (1830/1835) = William Burleson (c1832) son
1f 40-49 (1790/1800) = Nancy Davis Burleson (c1795) wife
1f 20-29 (1810/1820) = Margaret Burleson (c1819) dau
1f 15-19 (1820/1825) = Daughter?
1f 10-14 (1825/1830) = Dulcenia Burleson (c1827) dau
1f 5-9 (1830/1835) = Elizabeth Burleson (c1830) dau;


!CENSUS:1850 Yancey Co., NC # 500/526
Andrew Davis 30 Farmer $- NC
William A. 3
Thomas M. 1
Margaret 31
Hariett L. 7
* Two houses from Margaret's mother.;


!CENSUS:1860 Yancey Co., NC Yellow Mountain PO # 1182/1182
Andrew Davis 42 Farmer $-/40 NC
Margaret 34
Harriet L. 15
Alexander 12
Thomas M. 10
John W. 7
George W. 4
Rachel E. 1
* Next to Margaret's mother.;


!CENSUS:1870 Mitchell Co., NC Toe River, Joneses Ridge PO # 10/10
Andrew Davis 50 Farmer $-/- NC
Margarett 51 Keeping House
Harriett 25 at home
Thomas 20 Farm Labor
John 18 " "
George W. 16 " "
Rachel 12 at home;


!CENSUS:1880 x
* Apparently deceased, unmarried children were all living together in Mitchell Co., NC;

(02) William Alexander Davis:

Notes:

!NOTES:I (Marty Grant) am not related to this person as far as I know. However, I am interested in all Davis families in western North Carolina to some extent.
* I am interested in Burke County Davis families through 1860.
* I am interested in Yancey County Davis families through 1900.;


!REFERENCE:
http://www.martygrant.com/
http://www.martygrant.com/genealogy/davis/


!DISCUSSION GROUP (Free) for those researching the William & Frances (Carpenter) Davis family:
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/WilliamDavis/


!CENSUS:1850 Yancey Co., NC # 500/526
Andrew Davis 30 Farmer $- NC
William A. 3
Thomas M. 1
Margaret 31
Hariett L. 7;


!CENSUS:1860 Yancey Co., NC Yellow Mountain PO # 1182/1182
Andrew Davis 42 Farmer $-/40 NC
Margaret 34
Harriet L. 15
Alexander 12
Thomas M. 10
John W. 7
George W. 4
Rachel E. 1;


!CENSUS:1870 x

(04) John Wesley Davis:

Notes:

!NOTES:I (Marty Grant) am not related to this person as far as I know. However, I am interested in all Davis families in western North Carolina to some extent.
* I am interested in Burke County Davis families through 1860.
* I am interested in Yancey County Davis families through 1900.;


!REFERENCE:
http://www.martygrant.com/
http://www.martygrant.com/genealogy/davis/


!DISCUSSION GROUP (Free) for those researching the William & Frances (Carpenter) Davis family:
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/WilliamDavis/


!CENSUS:1860 Yancey Co., NC Yellow Mountain PO # 1182/1182
Andrew Davis 42 Farmer $-/40 NC
Margaret 34
Harriet L. 15
Alexander 12
Thomas M. 10
John W. 7
George W. 4
Rachel E. 1;


!CENSUS:1870 Mitchell Co., NC Toe River, Joneses Ridge PO # 10/10
Andrew Davis 50 Farmer $-/- NC
Margarett 51 Keeping House
Harriett 25 at home
Thomas 20 Farm Labor
John 18 " "
George W. 16 " "
Rachel 12 at home;


!CENSUS:1880 Mitchell Co., NC Toe River # 64/70
Wesley Davis 25 S Farmer NC-NC-NC
George 23 brother S Mining Mica
Louisa 33 sister S Keeping House
Rachel E. 20 sister S
Ollive 12 niece S;


!CENSUS:1900 x

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