John Wesley Davis Sr.  ‎(I31154)‎
Name:
John Wesley Davis Sr.
   


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Name:
John W. Davis

Name:
John Wesley Davis
   

Name:
John Wesley Davis Sr.
   


Birth: 23 December 1826 24 25 Harrison, Charles; Virgina, USA
Death: 26 March 1919 ‎(Age 92)‎ Garland, Dallas, Texas, USA

Personal Facts and Details
Birth 23 December 1826 24 25 Harrison, Charles; Virgina, USA

Birth 1826 24 25
Birth 23 December 1826 24 25 Harrison, Charles, Virginia, United States

Birth 1826 24 25 Monogalia, Virginia, United States

Birth 23 December 1826 24 25 Virginia, USA

Occupation Did surveying for Dallas and helping to make Dallas a leadingagricultural counties of the state

Occupation Successful farmer, merchant and owner of Centerville Grocery Store.

Occupation Successful farmer, merchant and owner of Centerville Grocery Store.

Mason One of the oldest Masons , Scyene Masonic Lodge later becoming GarlandLodge

Politics Voted for the first governor of Texas and all others as long as hecould go to the Polls and vote. Dallas County, Texas, USA

Indian Attack Defended against attack by putting two feather pillows in fireplaceand setting them on fire. Never being bothered by the Indians again. Seagoville, Dallas, Texas, USA

Settled 14 July 1846 ‎(Age 19)‎ Settled in Dallas County Whiterock Lake area, Dallas County Texas

Marriage Jeanette Chenault - 25 June 1855 ‎(Age 28)‎

Residence 1880 ‎(Age 53)‎ Precinct 3, Dallas, Texas, United States

Death 26 March 1919 ‎(Age 92)‎ Garland, Dallas, Texas, USA

Death 14 June 1919 ‎(Age 92)‎ Dallas, Texas, United States

Death 14 June 1919 ‎(Age 92)‎ Garland Texas

Death 14 June 1919 ‎(Age 92)‎ Garland Texas

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Parents Family  (F13720)
Henson Cole Davis
1802 - 1877
Sarah N. Parrish
1801 - 1867
Mary M Davis
1845 - 1939
Nancy C Davis
1839 - 1873
Sarah Ann Davis
1837 - 1892
Mariah E Davis
1834 - 1916
Polly E Davis
1833 - 1892
Diana Jane Davis
1831 - 1908
John Wesley Davis Sr.
1826 - 1919
Benjamin Titus Davis Sr.
1829 - 1903
James M. Davis
1842 - 1892

Immediate Family  (F13766)
Jeanette Chenault
1839 - 1926
Daniel D Davis
1882 -
Annie Davis
1880 -
Caleb E Davis Sr.
1878 - 1964
Janetta Davis
1876 -
Martha L Davis
1874 - 1967
James M Davis
1873 - 1917
Benjamin Franklin Davis
1870 - 1952
John Wesley Davis Jr.
1869 -
Mary Catherine Davis
1856 - 1952


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Family with Parents
Father
Henson Cole Davis ‎(I1852)‎
Birth 21 May 1802 23 22 Harrison, Charles, ‎(West)‎ Virginia, USA
Death October 1877 ‎(Age 75)‎ Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
-15 months
Mother
 
Sarah N. Parrish ‎(I32532)‎
Birth 2 March 1801 Monongalia, West Virginia, USA
Death 4 January 1867 ‎(Age 65)‎ Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA

Marriage: 4 April 1826
20 years
#1
Sister
Mary M Davis ‎(I32526)‎
Birth 22 November 1845 43 44 La Porte, La Porte, Indiana, United States
Death 18 April 1939 ‎(Age 93)‎ Garland, Dallas, Texas, United States
-7 years
#2
Sister
Nancy C Davis ‎(I32527)‎
Birth 13 May 1839 36 38 Marion, West Virginia, United States
Death 13 October 1873 ‎(Age 34)‎ Texas, United States
-2 years
#3
Sister
Sarah Ann Davis ‎(I32528)‎
Birth 15 August 1837 35 36 Laporte, Indiana, United States
Death 1892 ‎(Age 54)‎ Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States
-3 years
#4
Sister
Mariah E Davis ‎(I32529)‎
Birth 21 September 1834 32 33 Harrison, Charles, Virginia, United States
Death 12 May 1916 ‎(Age 81)‎ Dallas, Texas, United States
-20 months
#5
Sister
Polly E Davis ‎(I32530)‎
Birth 14 January 1833 30 31 Marion, West Virginia, United States
Death 1892 ‎(Age 58)‎ Indiana, United States
-2 years
#6
Sister
Diana Jane Davis ‎(I32531)‎
Birth 14 February 1831 28 29 Harrison, Charles, Virginia, United States
Death 20 November 1908 ‎(Age 77)‎ Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States
-4 years
#7
John Wesley Davis Sr. ‎(I31154)‎
Birth 23 December 1826 24 25 Harrison, Charles; Virgina, USA
Death 26 March 1919 ‎(Age 92)‎ Garland, Dallas, Texas, USA
3 years
#8
Brother
Benjamin Titus Davis Sr. ‎(I31155)‎
Birth 17 September 1829 27 28 Marion, Smyth, West Virginia, USA
Death 18 August 1903 ‎(Age 73)‎ Dallas, Texas, USA
13 years
#9
Brother
James M. Davis ‎(I31156)‎
Birth 6 November 1842 40 41 Laporte Indiana, USA
Death 1892 ‎(Age 49)‎ Dallas County, Texas, USA
Family with Jeanette Chenault
John Wesley Davis Sr. ‎(I31154)‎
Birth 23 December 1826 24 25 Harrison, Charles; Virgina, USA
Death 26 March 1919 ‎(Age 92)‎ Garland, Dallas, Texas, USA
12 years
Wife
 
Jeanette Chenault ‎(I32661)‎
Birth 1839 Laporte, Indiana USA
Death 1926 ‎(Age 87)‎ Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA

Marriage: 25 June 1855
28 years
#1
Son
Daniel D Davis ‎(I32663)‎
Birth 16 December 1882 55 43 Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
-3 years
#2
Daughter
Annie Davis ‎(I32664)‎
Birth 1880 53 41 Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States
-13 months
#3
Son
Caleb E Davis Sr. ‎(I32665)‎
Birth 19 November 1878 51 39 Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
Death February 1964 ‎(Age 85)‎
-3 years
#4
Daughter
Janetta Davis ‎(I32666)‎
Birth 1876 49 37 Texas, United States
-2 years
#5
Daughter
Martha L Davis ‎(I32667)‎
Birth 16 January 1874 47 35 Texas, United States
Death 19 April 1967 ‎(Age 93)‎ Dallas, Texas, United States
-1 year
#6
Son
James M Davis ‎(I32668)‎
Birth 1873 46 34 Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
Death 28 June 1917 ‎(Age 44)‎ Texas, USA
-3 years
#7
Son
Benjamin Franklin Davis ‎(I32669)‎
Birth 24 March 1870 43 31 Garland, Dallas Texas USA
Death 12 November 1952 ‎(Age 82)‎ Westbrook, Mitchell, Texas, United States
-15 months
#8
Son
John Wesley Davis Jr. ‎(I32670)‎
Birth 1869 42 30 Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
-13 years
#9
Daughter
Mary Catherine Davis ‎(I32672)‎
Birth 1856 29 17 Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States
Death 14 July 1952 ‎(Age 96)‎ Dallas, Texas, United States