Susannah Davidson1

Father*John Davidson1 b. 1743, d. 8 Aug 1780
Mother*Sarah Gillham1 b. 1743, d. 5 Dec 1827
Birth*Susannah Davidson was born in South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S1762] Katherine Moorhead, History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Evansville, Indiana, 1973 reprint: originally published in 1882 by W.R. Brink, Edwardsville, Illinois, page 76. Hereinafter cited as History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers.

Thomas Alexander Davidson1

Father*Ephraim Davidson1 d. 12 Feb 1850
Mother*Elizabeth Simms1
Birth*Thomas Alexander Davidson was born in Madison County, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S1602] Illinois, Wills and Probate Records, 1772-1999, online at www.ancestry.com, probate papers for Ephraim Davidson, Madison County, Probate case files, box 21, tray 66, D´s, No. 20-22; box 21, tray 67, D´s, No. 1-12, 1813-1903, images 1092-1100, images 1094-1095; identifying his older son Thomas Alexander Davidson. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, Wills and Probate Records, 1772-1999.

Thomas George Davidson1

b. 1770, d. 1823
Father*John Davidson2 b. 1743, d. 8 Aug 1780
Mother*Sarah Gillham3 b. 1743, d. 5 Dec 1827
Birth*1770Thomas George Davidson was born about 1770 in South Carolina.1,4
Marriage*He married his first wife in South Carolina and we don't yet know who she was.5
(Husband) Deathbefore 28 March 1800Thomas became a widower when his first wife died.5,6
Marriage*28 March 1800He married second Mary Sanford, daughter of John Sanford, on 28 March 1800 in Christian County, Kentucky.7,1,6
Death*1823He died in 1823 in Madison County, Illinois, at about age 53.1

Family 1

______ ______ d. b 28 Mar 1800
Children1.John Davidson+8 d. 9 Aug 1828
2.Margaret Letitia Davidson+9,1 b. 1791, d. Mar 1863
3.William Davidson5
4.Dovey Davidson5
5.Ephraim Davidson+5 d. 12 Feb 1850

Family 2

Mary Sanford
Child1.Mariam H. Davidson+1 b. 1806, d. 1851

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Thomas George Davidson, Memorial# 187242996. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Capt John Davidson, Sr., Memorial# 146944774.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Sarah (Gillham) Davidson, Memorial# 39776885.
  4. [S1762] Katherine Moorhead, History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Evansville, Indiana, 1973 reprint: originally published in 1882 by W.R. Brink, Edwardsville, Illinois, page 73. Hereinafter cited as History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers.
  5. [S1762] Katherine Moorhead, History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers, page 76.
  6. [S1739] Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Thomas Davidson and Polly Sanford on 28 March 1800 in Christian County, referencing FHL film# 000465562. Hereinafter cited as Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary "Polly" (Sanford) Davidson, Memorial# 194712024.
  8. [S1762] Katherine Moorhead, History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers, page 76, confusing, we believe, two William Davidsons and reporting his brother John Davidson as his father.
  9. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Margaret Letty (Davidson) Gillham, Memorial# 187253222.

Thomas Sidney Davidson1

b. 14 September 1818, d. 19 September 1901
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*William Davidson1
Mother*Jane Gillham1
Birth*14 September 1818Thomas Sidney Davidson was born on 14 September 1818 in Madison County, Illinois.1,2
Marriage*29 September 1846He married Elizabeth Louisa Gillham, daughter of William Gillham and Barbara Heaton, on 29 September 1846 in Madison County, Illinois.1,3
Death*19 September 1901He died on 19 September 1901 at age 831
Burial* and was buried in Miller Cemetery, Elwood, Gosper County, Nebraska.1

Family

Elizabeth Louisa Gillham b. 17 Apr 1826, d. 2 Aug 1902
Children1.William Davidson4 b. 1850
2.Martha Davidson4 b. 1852
3.Mary A. Davidson4 b. 1856
4.Barbara Elizabeth Davidson4 b. 1859
5.Alice Ella Davidson4 b. 1861
6.George R. Davidson5 b. Nov 1864, d. 1937
7.Calvin K. Davidson6 b. 17 Jan 1866, d. 9 Feb 1936
8.Sarah Debby Davidson4 b. 1869

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Thomas Sidney Davidson, Memorial# 23253752. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S1762] Katherine Moorhead, History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Evansville, Indiana, 1973 reprint: originally published in 1882 by W.R. Brink, Edwardsville, Illinois, page 74. Hereinafter cited as History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers.
  3. [S260] Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1790-1860, online at www.ancestry.com, Thomas S. Davidson and Elizabeth L. Gillham, Madison County, 29 September 1846, referencing the Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah Microfilm# 1306457. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1790-1860.
  4. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Thomas and Elizabeth Davidson, Cuivre, Audrain, Missouri; Page: 483B; Family History Library Film: 552255. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, George R. Davidson, Memorial# 23254101.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Calvin K. Davidson, Memorial# 23254054.

William Davidson1

Father*John Davidson2 b. 1743, d. 8 Aug 1780
Mother*Sarah Gillham2 b. 1743, d. 5 Dec 1827
Birth*William Davidson was born in South Carolina.2
Marriage*He married Jane Gillham, daughter of William Campbell Gillham Sr. and Jane McDow.1

Family

Jane Gillham
Children1.Thomas Sidney Davidson+1 b. 14 Sep 1818, d. 19 Sep 1901
2.Madison Davidson3

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Thomas Sidney Davidson, Memorial# 23253752. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S1762] Katherine Moorhead, History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Evansville, Indiana, 1973 reprint: originally published in 1882 by W.R. Brink, Edwardsville, Illinois, page 73. Hereinafter cited as History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers.
  3. [S1762] Katherine Moorhead, History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers, page 74.

William Davidson1

Father*Thomas George Davidson1 b. 1770, d. 1823
Mother*______ ______1 d. b 28 Mar 1800
Birth*William Davidson was born in South Carolina.1
Marriage*He married Hannah Bunkhead, probably in South Carolina.2

Citations

  1. [S1762] Katherine Moorhead, History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Evansville, Indiana, 1973 reprint: originally published in 1882 by W.R. Brink, Edwardsville, Illinois, page 76. Hereinafter cited as History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers.
  2. [S1762] Katherine Moorhead, History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers, page 76, confusing, we believe, two William Davidsons and reporting his brother John Davidson as his father.

William Davidson1

b. 1850
Relationship5th great-grandson of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*Thomas Sidney Davidson1 b. 14 Sep 1818, d. 19 Sep 1901
Mother*Elizabeth Louisa Gillham1 b. 17 Apr 1826, d. 2 Aug 1902
Birth*1850William Davidson was born about 1850 in Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Thomas and Elizabeth Davidson, Cuivre, Audrain, Missouri; Page: 483B; Family History Library Film: 552255. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.

Samuel Davies1

ChartsDescendants of William Gerrard of Ardbraccan, County Meath
Father*Samuel Davies2 d. b 1 Aug 1901
Marriage*21 August 1901He married Ellen Gerrard, daughter of John Gerrard and Hannah Walmsley, on 21 August 1901 in Ardbraccan Church, Ardbraccan, County Meath, Ireland.3,2

Family

Ellen Gerrard b. 29 Oct 1872

Citations

  1. [S1747] Patricia McCormick, "The Gerrard Family of Ardbraccan, County Meath, Ireland," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, multiple dates, her great grandfather Gerrard's "cousins". Hereinafter cited as "The Gerrard Family of Ardbraccan, County Meath, Ireland."
  2. [S1659] IrishGenealogy.ie, online at https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/, Civil Records, marriage by licence on 22 August 1901 of Samuel Davies of Obelisk Park, Blackrock, County Dublin, full age, bachelor, gardener, son of Samuel Davies (deceased), shopkeeper and Ellen Gerrard of Allenstown, County Meath, full age, spinster, daughter of John Gerrard, steward, married in the Parish Church of Ardbraccan, witnesses Margaret Gerrard and Charles Gerrard, registered in the registration district of Navan, viewed online at https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/images/…. Hereinafter cited as IrishGenealogy.ie.
  3. [S1747] Patricia McCormick, "The Gerrard Family of Ardbraccan, County Meath, Ireland," e-mails to LHB, multiple dates, her great grandfather Gerrard's "cousins", citing https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/images/…

Samuel Davies1

d. before 1 August 1901
Death*before 1 August 1901He died before 1 August 1901, the date of his son Samuel's marriage to Ellen Gerrard.1

Family

Child1.Samuel Davies1

Citations

  1. [S1659] IrishGenealogy.ie, online at https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/, Civil Records, marriage by licence on 22 August 1901 of Samuel Davies of Obelisk Park, Blackrock, County Dublin, full age, bachelor, gardener, son of Samuel Davies (deceased), shopkeeper and Ellen Gerrard of Allenstown, County Meath, full age, spinster, daughter of John Gerrard, steward, married in the Parish Church of Ardbraccan, witnesses Margaret Gerrard and Charles Gerrard, registered in the registration district of Navan, viewed online at https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/images/…. Hereinafter cited as IrishGenealogy.ie.

William James Davies1

b. 23 April 1906, d. 14 April 1985
Birth*23 April 1906William James Davies was born on 23 April 1906 in Ystalyfera, Glamorganshire, Wales.1
Marriage*He married Hester Frances Martin, daughter of John Charles Collins Martin and Marie Heukendorff.1
Death*14 April 1985He died on 14 April 1985 in Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England, at age 78.1

Family

Hester Frances Martin b. 19 Jun 1902, d. 15 Apr 1986

Citations

  1. [S1982] Martin Notcutt, "Descendant Chart for Robert Collins (1800-1868)", with accompanying email of information and clarification, received 25 April 2020 (e-mail address). . Hereinafter cited as "Descendant Chart for Robert Collins (1800-1868)", with accompanying email of information and clarification.

Betty Davis1

Marriage*She married Ebenezer Kinney.1

Family

Ebenezer Kinney
Child1.Sarah Kinney1 b. 3 Oct 1748, d. 19 Sep 1828

Citations

  1. [S966] Bradford Adams Whittemore and Edgar Whittemore, compilers, "The Whittemore Family in America", New England Historic and Genealogical Register Volumes 106, 107 and 108 (1952-1954): Volume 108, pages 244-245. Hereinafter cited as "Whittemore Family in America."

Charity Davis1

d. 1731
Father*John Davis2 d. 1720
Mother*Mary ______2
Relationship Note*Charity and Susanna Davis were sisters who married brothers in separate Quaker ceremonies on the same day in the same place.3
Residence*At the time of their marriages they lived in Thornbury Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*11 October 1729Charity married, as his first wife, Thomas Thornbury, son of Edward Thornbrough, on 11 October 1729 at a Birmingham Meeting House, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. Their marriage record stated that they had the consent of their parents to marry, however their parents were not named. Members of the couple's families who attended the ceremony and signed the marriage certificate included Walter Thornbury, Edward Thornbury and Elizabeth Thornbury, siblings of the groom, Mary Davis, mother of the bride, Abraham Davis, John Davis Jr., Daniel Davis, Isaac Davis, Ann Davis and Mary Davis, all siblings of the bride.1,2
Death*1731She died around 1731 leaving no surviving children.3,2

Family

Thomas Thornbury b. c 1700, d. 1742

Citations

  1. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com, Byberry Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1698-1783, page 50. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935.
  2. [S1518] Herbert C. Standing, The Quaker Family of Thornbrough of Northern Ireland and Colonial America. Typed manuscript, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Haverford College, Haverford, Pennsylvania 19041: Herbert C. Standing, June 1976), page 11. Hereinafter cited as The Quaker Family of Thornbrough of Northern Ireland and Colonial America.
  3. [S1516] The Thornburgh Family, online at http://www.billputnam.comthornburgh.pdf. Hereinafter cited as The Thornburgh Family.

Hannah Davis1

Marriage*She married William Beaumont.1
Residence*Hannah and William Beaumont lived in Newtown, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

William Beaumont
Child1.Mary Beaumont1 b. 22 Feb 1766, d. 21 Apr 1828

Citations

  1. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreproduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 359-360. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.

Jesse Davis1

Marriage*He married Alice Thomas, daughter of Eber Thomas and Zillah Thomas.1
Relocation*After their marriage Jesse and Alice moved to Virginia.1

Family

Alice Thomas

Citations

  1. [S2037] The Thomas family of Hilltown, Bucks County, Penn'a, online at www.ancestry.com, Chapter XI. The children of Mannesseh Thomas, page 48, Eber Thomas. Hereinafter cited as The Thomas family of Hilltown, Bucks County, Penn'a.

John Davis1

d. 1720
Marriage*He married Mary ______.1
Death*1720He died in 1720 in Chester County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Mary ______
Children1.Susanna Davis2
2.Charity Davis1 d. 1731

Citations

  1. [S1518] Herbert C. Standing, The Quaker Family of Thornbrough of Northern Ireland and Colonial America. Typed manuscript, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Haverford College, Haverford, Pennsylvania 19041: Herbert C. Standing, June 1976), page 11. Hereinafter cited as The Quaker Family of Thornbrough of Northern Ireland and Colonial America.
  2. [S1518] Herbert C. Standing, The Quaker Family of Thornbrough of Northern Ireland and Colonial America, page 12.

Margaret Davis1

ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Marriage*17 May 1735She married Robert Heaton, son of Ephraim Heaton and Sarah Parker, on 17 May 1735 in Christ Church, Philadelphia.1

Family

Robert Heaton b. 1713
Children1.Davis Heaton+1 b. 1737, d. 18 Jun 1778
2.Jeremiah Heaton+2 b. 1740
3.Robert Heaton1 b. 24 Nov 1740, d. 1787
4.John Heaton+1,3 b. 1743
5.Jemima Heaton1

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 18, page 646. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, Volume II, Chapter 20, page 768.
  3. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, Volume I, Chapter 18, pages 677-678.

Mary Davis1

Marriage*1 October 1705She married first Samuel Reed on 1 October 1705 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,1
Marriage*12 November 1730She was widowed and married second, as his first wife, Timothy Hayward, son of Nathaniel Hayward and Elizabeth Fobes, on 12 November 1730 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).3,4
Death*She died, leaving her husband with their two young children.3

Family 1

Samuel Reed
Children1.Mary Reed5 b. 1706
2.Samuel Reed5 b. 1707

Family 2

Timothy Hayward b. 2 May 1700, d. 5 Jun 1750
Children1.Timothy Hayward+6,3 b. 23 Apr 1732
2.Ebenezer Hayward3 b. 17 Mar 1733/34

Citations

  1. [S762] Theodore Chase and Laurel K. Gabel, "Ebenezer Howard: Our Mystery Carver Identified", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 141 (October 1987): page 297. Hereinafter cited as "Ebenezer Howard: Identified."
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Marriages, Volume II, page 105. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Hayward, pages 181-190. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Marriages, Volume II, page 177.
  5. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Reed, pages 294-295.
  6. [S846] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of East Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1917), Births, page. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of East Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Mary Davis1

Marriage*16 December 1650She married Isaac Heath, son of William Heath and Mary Crampthorne, on 16 December 1650 in Roxbury.1

Family

Isaac Heath b. c 1622, d. 29 Dec 1694
Child1.Isaac Heath1 b. 10 May 1655, d. 22 Dec 1684

Citations

  1. [S283] Walter Goodwin Davis, Massachusetts and Maine Families: In the Ancestry of Walter Goodwin Davis (1885-1966): a reprinting, in alphabetical order by surname, of the sixteen multi-ancestor compendia: (plus Thomas Haley of Winter Harbor and his descendants), Volumes 1-3 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1996) Volume I. Allanson-French; Volume II. Gardner-Moses; Volume III. Neal-Wright. Digitized pages of the books are also available online at www.ancestry.com, Volume II, Heath, pages 250-255. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts and Maine Families.

Mary Emily Davis1

b. 1846, d. 28 August 1867
Birth*1846Mary Emily Davis was born in 1846.1,2
Name VariationShe was called Emily.2
Marriage*11 January 1867She married, as his first wife, James K. T. Ward on 11 January 1867 in Clinton County, Illinois.1,2
Death*28 August 1867She died on 28 August 1867 at about age 211
Burial* and was buried in Old Carter Cemetery, Clinton County, Illinois.2

Family

James K. T. Ward b. 1847, d. b 28 Sep 1879

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, James K. T. Ward, Memorial# 149965213. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary Emily (Davis) Ward, Memorial# 100215097.

Nancy A. Davis1

ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Marriage*1828She married, as his second wife, Samuel C. Heaton, son of William Heaton and Abigail ______, sometime in 1828 in Greene County, Pennsylvania.1
Land Transfer*Sam had been a very wealthy man in Greene County, but lost his fortune when his friends failed to pay their bonds. He and Nancy sold their land in Pennsylvania and moved to Washington County, Ohio.1,2
(Wife) Death1835Nancy became a widow when Samuel C. Heaton died in 1835.1
Relocation*After her husband's death, Nancy (Davis) Heaton took the children back to Greene County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Samuel C. Heaton b. 1798, d. 1835
Children1.David Heaton1 b. 29 Jul 1829, d. 19 May 1905
2.Abner Heaton1 b. 4 Aug 1831, d. 1898

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 5, page 156. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S1450] John Gresham, Historical and Biographical Record of Douglas County, Illinois, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Logansport, Indiana: Press of Wilson, Humphreys & Co., June 1900), William Heaton, pages 197-198. Hereinafter cited as Historical and Biographical Record of Douglas County.

Rose Davis1

b. circa 1556, d. June 1596
Birth*circa 1556Rose Davis was born circa 1556 in St Peter Parish, London, Cornhill, England.
Marriage*14 February 1579She married Edward Allerton, son of William Allerton, on 14 February 1579 in St. Dionis Backchurch, London, England.
Death*June 1596She died in June 1596 in London, England.
Burial*23 June 1596She was buried on 23 June 1596 in London.

Family

Edward Allerton b. 12 Oct 1553, d. 1590
Child1.Isaac Allerton+ b. c 1586, d. 12 Feb 1659

Citations

  1. [S402] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1995). Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.

Susanna Davis1

Father*John Davis2 d. 1720
Mother*Mary ______2
Relationship Note*Susanna and Charity Davis were sisters who married brothers in separate Quaker ceremonies on the same day in the same place.3
Residence*At the time of their marriages they lived in Thornbury Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania.4
Marriage11 October 1729Susanna married Robert Thornbury, son of Edward Thornbrough, on 11 October 1729 in Birmingham Meeting House, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. Their marriage record stated that they had the consent of their parents to marry, however their parents were not named. Members of the couple's families who attended the ceremony and signed the marriage certificate included Walter Thornbury, Edward Thornbury and Elizabeth Thornbury, siblings of the groom, Mary Davis, mother of the bride, Abraham Davis, John Davis Jr., Daniel Davis, Isaac Davis, Ann Davis and Mary Davis, all siblings of the bride.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com, Byberry Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1698-1783, page 51. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935.
  2. [S1518] Herbert C. Standing, The Quaker Family of Thornbrough of Northern Ireland and Colonial America. Typed manuscript, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Haverford College, Haverford, Pennsylvania 19041: Herbert C. Standing, June 1976), page 12. Hereinafter cited as The Quaker Family of Thornbrough of Northern Ireland and Colonial America.
  3. [S1516] The Thornburgh Family, online at http://www.billputnam.comthornburgh.pdf. Hereinafter cited as The Thornburgh Family.
  4. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com, Byberry Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1698-1783, page 50.

Mary Dawkes1

b. 1756, d. 19 April 1778
Birth*1756Mary Dawkes was born about 1756.1
Marriage*2 April 1777She married, as his first wife, Thomas Burrowes, son of Thomas Burrowes and Jane Nesbitt, on 2 April 1777 in Ireland.1
Death*19 April 1778She died on 19 April 1778 at age 22.1

Family

Thomas Burrowes b. 1742
Child1.Arnold Burrowes1 b. 2 Feb 1778, d. 27 Sep 1779

Citations

  1. [S1562] Burke's Peerage Limited, Burke's Irish Family Records, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (London, England: Burke's Peerage Limited, 1976), Burrowes, pages 184-187. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Irish Family Records.

Abigail Day1

Marriage*She married William Thomas, son of Elder William Thomas and Ann ______.1

Family

William Thomas b. 1723, d. 1764

Citations

  1. [S2084] A Genealogical and Personal History of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Volume II, online at www.ancestry.com, Oliver M. Thomas, pages 492-494. Hereinafter cited as A Genealogical and Personal History of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Volume II.

Bethuel Day1

Marriage*He married Pamela Raynor.1
Relocation*Pamela and Bethuel had moved to Washington County from near Moorestown, Burlington County, New Jersey.1

Family

Pamela Raynor
Child1.Pamelia Day1 b. 30 Jul 1814, d. 26 Sep 1890

Citations

  1. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreproduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 612-613. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.

Hannah Day1

Marriage*She married James Denison.1

Family

James Denison
Child1.Minerva Denison+1 b. 29 May 1823, d. 11 May 1856

Citations

  1. [S670] Prepared by Arthur Adams, "Memoirs of the Deceased Members of the New England Historic Genealogical Society", New England Historical & Genealogical Register Volume 113, page 229 (July 1959). Hereinafter cited as "Memoirs - Harry Emmett Bolton."

Israel Day1

ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Marriage*23 May 1739He married Mariah Heaton, daughter of Nathaniel Heaton and Mariah Morse, on 23 May 1739 in Wrentham.1,2

Family

Mariah Heaton b. 12 Nov 1714

Citations

  1. [S43] Dean Heaton, The Heaton Families: 350 Years in America. Contains index. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in this work often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (111 Water Street, Baltimore, MD 21202: Gateway Press, Inc., 1982), Chapter 2, page 12. Hereinafter cited as The Heaton Families: 350 Years in America.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Wrentham Marriages, Volume 2, page 320. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Pamelia Day1

b. 30 July 1814, d. 26 September 1890
Father*Bethuel Day2
Mother*Pamela Raynor2
Birth*30 July 1814Pamelia Day was born on 29 or 30 July 1814 in Washington County, Pennsylvania.3,4
Marriage*She married Harmon Weaver, son of Isaac Weaver and Abigail Price.1,5,6
Death*26 September 1890She died on 26 September 1890 in Knox County, Ohio, at age 761
Burial* and was buried in Centerburg Cemetery, Centerburg, Knox County.1

Family

Harmon Weaver b. 24 May 1808, d. 22 Jan 1892

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Pamelia (Day) Weaver, Memorial# 147860997. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreproduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 612-613. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Pamelia (Day) Weaver, Memorial# 147860997, noting her date of birth as 30 July 1814.
  4. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 612-613, noting her date of birth as 29 July 1814.
  5. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country and its Pioneer Families. A Genealogical History of the Upper Monongahela Valley (with surname index). (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993), pages 300-301, her name spelled "Permelia". Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.
  6. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, pages 357-359, her name spelled "Pamela."

Charles E. Dayton1

b. 1863
Father*Frank E. Dayton1 b. 12 Jan 1830, d. 2 Oct 1872
Mother*Mary Emma Flack1 b. 1840, d. Dec 1926
Birth*1863Charles E. Dayton was born about 1863 in Illinois.1
(Son) Census US 18701 June 1870Charles was enumerated on the 1870 census taken on 1 June 1870 in the household of his parents in Ward 4, Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois. He was 7 years old and had attended school within the year.1

Citations

  1. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Frank and Emma Dayton, Jacksonville Ward 4, Morgan, Illinois; Roll: M593_263; Page: 544B; Family History Library Film: 545762. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.

Fannie B. Dayton1

b. 1866
Father*Frank E. Dayton1 b. 12 Jan 1830, d. 2 Oct 1872
Mother*Mary Emma Flack1 b. 1840, d. Dec 1926
Birth*1866Fannie B. Dayton was born about 1866 in Illinois.1
(Daughter) Census US 18701 June 1870Fannie was enumerated on the 1870 census taken on 1 June 1870 in the household of her parents in Ward 4, Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois. She was 4 years old.1
(Stepdaughter) Census US 18805 June 1880Fannie appeared on the 1880 census in the household of her mother and stepfather taken on 5 June 1880 at 126 College Avenue, Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois. She was 14 years old and had attended school within the year.2

Citations

  1. [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Frank and Emma Dayton, Jacksonville Ward 4, Morgan, Illinois; Roll: M593_263; Page: 544B; Family History Library Film: 545762. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  2. [S23] 1880 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of John and Emma Gordon, Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois; Roll: 238; Page: 193A; Enumeration District: 170. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Federal Census.