Captain Isaac Davis

26 March 1758–11 November 1846 (Age 88)
Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Isaac

When Captain Isaac Davis was born on 26 March 1758, in Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine, United States, his father, William Davis, was 28 and his mother, Judith Smith, was 29. He married Dorcas "Tabitha" Chandler on 15 March 1784, in New Gloucester, Cumberland, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 11 November 1846, in Durham, Androscoggin, Maine, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Harmony Grove Cemetery, Durham, Androscoggin, Maine, United States.

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Captain Isaac Davis
Dorcas "Tabitha" Chandler
Marriage: 15 March 1784
Judith Davis
Mary Davis
Phebe Davis
William Davis
Massey Davis
Mercy Davis
John Chandler Davis
Mercy Davis
Joseph Davis

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World Events (8)

Age 12
Historical Boundaries: 1770: Cumberland, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America 1776: Cumberland, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Cumberland, Maine, United States 1854: Androscoggin, Maine, United States
Age 18
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · The First Constitution
Age 23
Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Captain Isaac Davis in entry for Mary Davis, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"
  • Captain Isaac Davis in entry for Massey Davis, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"
  • Captain Isaac Davis in entry for Massey Davis, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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