Jacob Davis Family

Submitted by Alice Burroughs Shipley

Jacob Davis
born July 4, 1776
Lancaster Co. Pa.
(Parents)
 Owen Davies and Anna Mary Weber
 
Spouse 1
Mary Read
marriage April 15, 1805
Spouse 2
Sarah Huffman
September 30, 1816
Harrison Co. West Va.
Jacob Davis died February 28, 1847 and is buried in Mclean Co. Ky.
 
Felix G. Davis
b. December 15, 1814
Davis Co. Ky.
d. April 30, 1876
Gravesville Arkansas
buried ar Sandage Cemetery Gravesville Ar.
Felix is the son of Jacob Davis and Mary Read
Spouse 1 Kissah McNew
Married July 22, 1837
Daviess Co. Ky
Spouse 2 Celia Tipton
Married abt. 1854
Gravesville, Van Buren Co. Ar.
 
Children of Felix and Celia are;
1. Nancy Emeline
b. 1855 Gravesville Ar.
2. Daniel W.
b. 1860 Gravesville
3. George W.
b. 1862
4. Silas Richard
b. 1867
d. 1885
5. James Buchanan
b. May 20,1858 at Gravesville ar.
d. May 1,1938
Buried at Old Salem Gravesville Ar.
6.Margaret C.
b. November 9, 1864
d. April 4, 1938
buried at Old Salem
 
Children of Felix and Kissah McNew are;
1.Mary E.
b. 1840
2. John J.
b. 1842
the 1st 2 children were born in Daviess Co. Ky.
3. Sarah Jane
b. 1847 Gravesville ar.
4. William b. 1850
5. and 6 Twin Boys died at birth 1853
Celia Tipton was the daughter of Wilson and Susan Tipton
She was born 1834 and died September 15, 1879 at 
Gravesville Ar. and is buried at Sandage Cemetery
Wilson Tipton was born in Madison Alabama abt. 1805
 
James Buchannan Davis
son of Felix g. Davis 
and Celia Tipton
James was born May 20, 1858
died May 1, 1938 at Gravesville Ar. 
Married  Nancy Duncan
November 23, 1876 at Gravesville Ar.
Their children are.;
1. Issac Oliver b. 1891
married Paralee Harris Sept. 1909
2.John F. b. 1877
3.Sarah A, b. 1878
d. 1879
4. Margaret C.
5. Arlie Adam b. Feb 1888 
d. 1982 buried at Old Salem
6.Ella Lee b. March 15, 1890
d. Dec. 11, 1944
buried at Hot Springs ar.
 
7. Enoch Roland b, June 1881
d. Oct 7, 1953
married Ida Bell Grimes Oct. 2, 1900 V.B.C.
8. William W. born July 1883
d. August 11, 1909
buried at Sandage Cemetery
married Kelly Myrtle Cargile 1902 at Gravesville Ar.
9. Etta W. born 1894
married Otha Burroughs
10. Lola J. born Sept, 9, 1898
d. May 6, 1958 Hot Springs Ar.
 married Grunda Joe Tarrkinton
11. James Tom born 1896
married Bertha Driskel  Jan 24, 1918
12. Ida Alzara born November 18, 1900 
married Edward Burroughs December 27, 1924 at Gravesville Ar. 
Eddie Burroughs died August 5, 1977
There is a picture of Nancy Duncan- Davis and her brother Anthony Duncan 
taken in the early 1900s.
More abt Nancy Duncan.
She was born July 11, 1860 in Crittendon Co. Ky. 
Her parents were John O. Duncan and Mary A. Gaither
Mary was the 2nd wife of John O. He also had a 3rd wife.
 

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