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Husband: Jonathan Miller Davis
Born: 05 JUL 1844 in Blount Co, TN
Married: 19 DEC 1866 in Cherokee Co, NC (now Graham Co, NC)
Died: 28 JUN 1909 in Graham Co, NC
Father: Jacob Davis
Mother: Susanna Miller
Spouses:
Wife: Julia Ann Elizabeth Shepherd
Born: 05 DEC 1844 in Macon Co, NC
Died: 04 NOV 1905 in Graham Co, NC
Father: Thomas J Shepherd
Mother: Mary T Duvall
Spouses:
Children
01 (M): Robert Lee Davis
Born: DEC 1867 in Cherokee Co, NC (now Graham Co, NC)
Died: 31 JAN 1957 in Wenatchee, Chelan Co, WA
Spouses: Etta Emily Morrison; Mabel Stillwell; Louise
02 (M): George W Davis
Born: 07 APR 1869 in Cherokee Co, NC (now Graham Co, NC)
Died: 29 NOV 1943 in Morgan Co, GA
Spouses: Emma Williams
03 (M): Jacob Thomas Davis
Born: 28 OCT 1870 in Cherokee Co, NC (now Graham Co, NC)
Died: 05 DEC 1938 in Delray Beach, Palm Beach Co, FL
Spouses: Elsie L Wilson
04 (F): Frances Davis
Born: 15 SEP 1872 in Graham Co, NC
Died: 08 OCT 1874 in Graham Co, NC
Spouses:
05 (M): Theodore Bunyan Davis
Born: 31 AUG 1874 in Graham Co, NC
Died: 16 DEC 1964 in Wake Forest, Wake Co, NC
Spouses: Bessie Farmer; Dathan Lamm

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06 (F): Mary J Davis
Born: SEP 1876 in Graham Co, NC
Died: after 1940 in Miami, Dade Co, FL
Spouses: Thomas Wesley Hampton
07 (M): Charles M Davis
Born: 27 JUN 1878 in Graham Co, NC
Died: 30 JAN 1955 in Buckhead, Morgan Co, GA
Spouses: Laura Belle
08 (M): Commodore Spurgeon Davis
Born: 11 APR 1880 in Graham Co, NC
Died: 09 SEP 1965 in Waynesville, Haywood Co, NC
Spouses: Jesse A Jordan

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09 (M): Grover C Davis
Born: MAR 1884 in Graham Co, NC
Died: after 1940 in Palisades, Douglas Co, WA
Spouses: Hazel
10 (M): F Broadus Davis
Born: 21 JUN 1886 in Graham Co, NC
Died: 1962 in Buckhead, Morgan Co, GA
Spouses: Thelma H
Additional Information

Jonathan Miller Davis:

Notes:

!NOTES:Marty Grant's 3rd Great Grand Uncle.;


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


!NOTES:B/D from The William Carpenter Family Bible. These are cited in "The Davis Family Record" p. 10-12.


!CENSUS:1850 Cherokee Co., NC # 843/843
Jacob Davis 50 (no occ listed) $2000 NC
Susanna 43
Thomas 23 Farmer
Mary M. 18
Margaret A. 16
William H. 13
Johnathan 7 TN
Mathias W. 5 TN
Marian T. 3 NC
William Carpenter 20 Farmer NC;


!CENSUS:1860 Cherokee Co., NC Cheoah District, Fort Montgomery PO # 719/719
Jacob Davis 57 Farmer $3000/1000 Yancy Co, NC
Susanah 51 Ash Co, NC
Isaac T. 32 Yancy Co, NC [Blind]
Jonathan M. 16 Blunt Co, TN
Mathias W. 14 " "
Marion T. 12 Cherokee Co, NC
Rachel E. 10 " ";


!CIVIL WAR:28 Dec 1861 Company D, 25th Regiment, North Carolina Troops. Jonathan M. DAVIS, Private. Resided Cherokee Co, NC. Enlisted age 17 on 28 Dec 1861. P/A until wounded in hand at King's School House, VA 25 Jun 1862. P/A till deserted Jan/Feb 1865. Went over to enemy. Oath at Louisville, KY 3 Apr 1865.;


!NOTES:Marriage Date -- Dec 1866 from The Marion Taylor Davis Family Bible. These are cited in "The Davis Family Record" p. 12. ;


!MARRIAGE:19 Dec 1866 Cherokee Co., NC
Miller Davis & Julia Shepherd
by S.P. Sherrill, JOP;


!NAMED-WILL:28 Dec 1869 Cherokee Co., NC Will Book G., p. 176 (see below for full transcript)
Jacob Davis, died 7 Feb 1873 (so stated in Probate section), probated Mar 1873
named:
grandchildren: Nancy M., Mary A. and Margaret M., children of daughter Cely L. Deaver
son Isaac T.
dau Frances M. Sherrill
dau Mary M. Gibson
dau Margaret M. Carpenter
sons Jonathan M. and Marion T.
dau Rachel E.
Beloved wife Susanna
S: Jacob (X) Davis, Susanna (X) Davis
Wit: N. M. E. Slaughter, Joseph J. Colvard, W. F. Cooper
No Executor named. Administration granted to Susanna Davis, William Carpenter and N. M. E. Slaughter.;


!CENSUS:1870 Cherokee Co., NC Cheoah, Valley Town PO # 173/173
Miller Davis 24 Farmer $-/200 TN
Julia 24 Keeping House NC
Robert 3 at home
George 1 at home;


!CENSUS:1880 Graham Co., NC Cheowah # 48/48
Miller Davis 37 M Farmer TN-NC-NC
Julia A. 37 Wife M House Keeping NC-NC-NC
Robert 12 son at home NC-TN-NC
George 11 son at home
Jacob 9 son at home
Theodore 5 son at home
Mary 3 dau at home
Charley 2 son at home
Comodin (sic) 2/12 Apr. son at home
Thomas 52 Brother S at home NC-NC-NC;


!CENSUS:1900 Graham Co., NC Cheoah # 215/216
Miller Davis head Jul 1844 55 M 32 NC-NC-NC Farmer
Julia wife Dec 1844 55 M 32 12-10
Mary J. dau Sep 1876 23 S
Charles C. son Jun 1878 21 Farm Laborer
Comodore son Apr 1880 20 Farm Laborer
Grover son Mar 1884 16 Farm Laborer
Broadus son Jun 1886 13 Farm Laborer
Ferdie gr-son Aug 1895 4 MT-NC-NC
Inez gr-dau Jun 1897 2 MT-NC-NC
Thomas Brother Sep 1829 70 S NC-NC-NC;


!DEATH: 29 Jun 1909 Joseph Judson Colvard Day Book, page 71;


!TOMBSTONE:Graham Co., NC Old Mother Cemetery
"Jonathan Miller Davis 5 Jul 1844 - 28 Jun 1909";

Julia Ann Elizabeth Shepherd:

Notes:

!NOTES:Marty Grant's 3rd Great Grand Aunt, by marriage.;


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


!CENSUS:1850 Macon Co., NC Tennessee Valley # 536/546
Thomas J. Shepherd 30 Farmer $50 Buncombe
Mary F. 34 Iredell
Julian E. 6 f Macon
Elvira A. 5
Margaret 3
Elijah A. 2/12;


!CENSUS:1860 Macon Co., NC Cowee, Franklin PO # 491/503
Thomas J. Shepherd 45 Farmer $800/610 Buncomb
Mary T. 41 Iredell
July A. E. 15 Macon
Elvina A. 14
Margaret A. 12
Elijah A. 10
Mary C. 7
Martha E. 6
Jane L. 4
Harriet V. 2
Benjamin T. 6/12;


!MARRIAGE:19 Dec 1866 Cherokee Co., NC
Miller Davis & Julia Shepherd
by S.P. Sherrill, JOP;


!CENSUS:1870 Cherokee Co., NC Cheoah, Valley Town PO # 173/173
Miller Davis 24 Farmer $-/200 TN
Julia 24 Keeping House NC
Robert 3 at home
George 1 at home;


!CENSUS:1880 Graham Co., NC Cheowah # 48/48
Miller Davis 37 M Farmer TN-NC-NC
Julia A. 37 Wife M House Keeping NC-NC-NC
Robert 12 son at home NC-TN-NC
George 11 son at home
Jacob 9 son at home
Theodore 5 son at home
Mary 3 dau at home
Charley 2 son at home
Comodin (sic) 2/12 Apr. son at home
Thomas 52 Brother S at home NC-NC-NC;


!CENSUS:1900 Graham Co., NC Cheoah # 215/216
Miller Davis head Jul 1844 55 M 32 NC-NC-NC Farmer
Julia wife Dec 1844 55 M 32 12-10
Mary J. dau Sep 1876 23 S
Charles C. son Jun 1878 21 Farm Laborer
Comodore son Apr 1880 20 Farm Laborer
Grover son Mar 1884 16 Farm Laborer
Broadus son Jun 1886 13 Farm Laborer
Ferdie gr-son Aug 1895 4 MT-NC-NC
Inez gr-dau Jun 1897 2 MT-NC-NC
Thomas Brother Sep 1829 70 S NC-NC-NC;


!DEATH:4 Nov 1905 Joseph Judson Colvard Day Book, page 81;

(04) Frances Davis:

Notes:

!NOTES:Marty Grant's 1st Cousin, 4 times removed.;


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


!TOMBSTONE:Graham Co., NC Old Mother Cemetery
"Frankie Davis 5 Sep 1872 - 8 Oct 1874";

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