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Abraham Gara Davis[1, 2]

Male 1809 - 1881  (71 years)


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  • Name Abraham Gara Davis 
    Born 20 Nov 1809  Waterford Twp, Washington Co, Oh Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    AFN 4Z3M-NH 
    Census 1850  Census Hardin Co. Il. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation Farmer Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    _UID 6662C1E64C98934DA2BC311604F73D63737F 
    Died Sep 1881  Hardin County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I2194065158  Earnest
    Last Modified 28 Dec 2004 

    Family 1 Sarah Jane Hosick,   b. 1809, Livingston Co, Ky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1841, Hardin County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 23 Apr 1835  Pope County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    _UID 454CAAD3F1297640AB029F8893731458249F 
    Children 
    +1. Alexander Davis,   b. 24 Feb 1836, Pope County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Asherville, Stoddard Co., Mo. Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Lemontine Edmund Davis,   b. 9 Jan 1838, Hardin County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1838, Hardin County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +3. Mary Elizabeth Davis,   b. 14 Dec 1839, Hardin County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1919, Hardin County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +4. Asa Davis,   b. 14 Dec 1839, Hardin County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1901, Lowell, Washington Territory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     5. William T. Davis,   b. 23 Sep 1841,   d. 7 Feb 1848  (Age 6 years)
    Family ID F2616469286  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married 20 Sep 1842  Pope Co., Il Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    _UID 454CAAD3F1297640AB029F8893731458249F 
    _UID 84C87F3D2FAF084FB9635028D2AFF3FE4331 
    Family ID F2616469287  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Elizabeth Nichols,   b. Abt 1820, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 20 Sep 1842  Pope Co., Il Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    _UID 84C87F3D2FAF084FB9635028D2AFF3FE4331 
    Children 
    +1. Sarah Jane Davis,   b. 18 Aug 1843, Hardin County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1929  (Age 85 years)
    +2. John C. Davis,   b. 3 Nov 1844, Hardin County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Horace B. Davis,   b. 27 Apr 1846, Hardin County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Margaret Davis,   b. 3 Nov 1847, Hardin Co., Il Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1864, Hardin Co., Il Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
    +5. Charles Marion Davis,   b. 14 Feb 1853, Hardin County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1937, Nr Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +6. Susannah Davis,   b. 6 Jun 1855, Hardin County, Il Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1907  (Age 51 years)
     7. Perry Davis,   b. 21 Nov 1857,   d. 24 Jan 1859  (Age 1 years)
     8. Thomas J. Davis,   b. 20 Jun 1863, Il Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Daniel Davis,   b. 1864, Hardin Co., Il Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F13941  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      !LAND RECORDS: Shawneetown Land District Records, 1814-1820, Transcribedand
      Indexed by Lowell M. Volkel, Printed by Ye Olde Genealogie Shoppe,Heritage
      House, Indianapolis Indiana: On 21 Aug 1848, he filed on the southwestquarter
      of the southeast quarter of Section 1, Twp 12 south, Range 8 East,McFarlan
      Precinct, Hardin County, Illinois.
      On 2 Aug 1846, he filed on 40 acres described as the Northwest quarter ofthe
      Northwest quarter of section 12, Twp 12S, Range 8E, Hardin County,Illinois.

      X3

      !MARRIAGE: "Pope County Illinois Marriages 1816-1839, by Janet Schonert,
      published 1972 by Heritage House, Indianapolis, Indiana.

      !RESIDENCE: Hardin County Illinois 1840 census reports, extracted by Mary
      Nelle Douglas; page 227; MALES two under 5, one between 30-40; FEMALES,ONE
      UNDER 5, ONE 15-20, ONE 30-40.
      Illinois State Census Report, 1840, Hardin County, page 149, line 13. Age
      between 30-40; wife's age between 20-30.
      Illinois Federal Census Report, 1850, Hardin County, Dwelling #436; Abram
      shows his occupation as farmer and has Real Estate valued at $300. In
      addition to his own family, Elizabeth Nicholds, age 80 lives there. Sincehis
      wife's name was Nichols before marriage, this may be the mother orgrandmother
      of his wife. AGE 39; BORN OH.
      Illinois Federal Census Report, 1860, Hardin County, Cave In Rock,Dwelling
      #76; owning real estate valued at $1500 and personal property valued at$500;
      AGE 51; BORN IL.
      Illinois Federal Census Report, 1870, Hardin County, Monroe Prec.,Dwelling
      #193; AGE 60; BORN OH

      !PARENTS-BIRTH-DEATH: Hardin County, Illinois, Past and Present, Published
      1987 by Hardin County Historical and Genealogical Society. Volume One,page 84.

      !PARENTS-BIRTH: Genealogy of Samuel Davis of Oxford, Mass., and JosephDavis,
      of Dudley, Mass., and Their Descendants., Compiler and publisher, GeorgeL.
      Davis, North Andover, Mass. published 1884, page 301.

      !DEATH: Hardin County Illinois Newspaper Abstracts 1871-1889, Volume 1, by
      Marion Lavender Reynolds, printed and bound 1992 by Evansville Bindery,Inc.
      Evansville Indiana, page 148 dated 7 Oct 1881 under "Rock Creek".

      !BIOGRAPHY: Hardin County Illinois Newspaper Abstracts 1871-1889, Volume1, by
      Marion Lavender Reynolds, published 1992 by Evansville Bindery, Inc.
      Evansville Indiana, page 100 dated 15 Oct 1880 under "Local Intelligence".
      page 148 dated 7 Oct 1881 under "Rock Creek".

      BIOGRAPHY: Abram lived an upright and devoted christian life for thirtyfive
      years before he died. He died at the home of John B. Lawrence. Hisfuneral
      was preached by Elder Stevens of Christ Church at Rock Creek.

      !SPOUSE-CHILD: Hardin County Illinois Marriage Register 1, May 1884-Dec1891,
      Volume 1 with annotations, compiled and indexed by Judy Foreman Lee and
      Carolyn Cromeenes Foss, 1996, page 12.
    • [norvan.ged]

      !LAND RECORDS: Shawneetown Land District Records, 1814-1820, Transcribedand
      Indexed by Lowell M. Volkel, Printed by Ye Olde Genealogie Shoppe,Heritage
      House, Indianapolis Indiana: On 21 Aug 1848, he filed on the southwestquarter
      of the southeast quarter of Section 1, Twp 12 south, Range 8 East,McFarlan
      Precinct, Hardin County, Illinois.
      On 2 Aug 1846, he filed on 40 acres described as the Northwest quarter ofthe
      Northwest quarter of section 12, Twp 12S, Range 8E, Hardin County,Illinois.

      X3

      !MARRIAGE: "Pope County Illinois Marriages 1816-1839, by Janet Schonert,
      published 1972 by Heritage House, Indianapolis, Indiana.

      !RESIDENCE: Hardin County Illinois 1840 census reports, extracted by Mary
      Nelle Douglas; page 227; MALES two under 5, one between 30-40; FEMALES,ONE
      UNDER 5, ONE 15-20, ONE 30-40.
      Illinois State Census Report, 1840, Hardin County, page 149, line 13. Age
      between 30-40; wife's age between 20-30.
      Illinois Federal Census Report, 1850, Hardin County, Dwelling #436; Abram
      shows his occupation as farmer and has Real Estate valued at $300. In
      addition to his own family, Elizabeth Nicholds, age 80 lives there. Sincehis
      wife's name was Nichols before marriage, this may be the mother orgrandmother
      of his wife. AGE 39; BORN OH.
      Illinois Federal Census Report, 1860, Hardin County, Cave In Rock,Dwelling
      #76; owning real estate valued at $1500 and personal property valued at$500;
      AGE 51; BORN IL.
      Illinois Federal Census Report, 1870, Hardin County, Monroe Prec.,Dwelling
      #193; AGE 60; BORN OH

      !PARENTS-BIRTH-DEATH: Hardin County, Illinois, Past and Present, Published
      1987 by Hardin County Historical and Genealogical Society. Volume One,page 84.

      !PARENTS-BIRTH: Genealogy of Samuel Davis of Oxford, Mass., and JosephDavis,
      of Dudley, Mass., and Their Descendants., Compiler and publisher, GeorgeL.
      Davis, North Andover, Mass. published 1884, page 301.

      !DEATH: Hardin County Illinois Newspaper Abstracts 1871-1889, Volume 1, by
      Marion Lavender Reynolds, printed and bound 1992 by Evansville Bindery,Inc.
      Evansville Indiana, page 148 dated 7 Oct 1881 under "Rock Creek".

      !BIOGRAPHY: Hardin County Illinois Newspaper Abstracts 1871-1889, Volume1, by
      Marion Lavender Reynolds, published 1992 by Evansville Bindery, Inc.
      Evansville Indiana, page 100 dated 15 Oct 1880 under "Local Intelligence".
      page 148 dated 7 Oct 1881 under "Rock Creek".

      BIOGRAPHY: Abram lived an upright and devoted christian life for thirtyfive
      years before he died. He died at the home of John B. Lawrence. Hisfuneral
      was preached by Elder Stevens of Christ Church at Rock Creek.

      !SPOUSE-CHILD: Hardin County Illinois Marriage Register 1, May 1884-Dec1891,
      Volume 1 with annotations, compiled and indexed by Judy Foreman Lee and
      Carolyn Cromeenes Foss, 1996, page 12.

  • Sources 
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      Date of Import: Sep 5, 2000