Parthenia Elizabeth Hudspeth

Female18 December 1843–13 November 1936

Brief Life History of Parthenia Elizabeth

When Parthenia Elizabeth Hudspeth was born on 18 December 1843, in Maury, Tennessee, United States, her father, James Hudspeth, was 22 and her mother, Sarah Page, was 31. She married Thomas Davis on 19 December 1865, in Williamson, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Williamson, Illinois, United States in 1870 and East Marion Precinct, Williamson, Illinois, United States in 1920. She died on 13 November 1936, in Marion, Williamson, Illinois, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Rosehill Cemetery, Marion, Williamson, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Davis
Parthenia Elizabeth Hudspeth
Marriage: 19 December 1865
Artibelle Davis
William Davis
James Madison Davis
Edward Davis
Tilden Davis

Sources (16)

  • Elizabeth Davis in household of Thos Davis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Parthena Elizabeth Gent, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
  • Parthenia Hudspeth, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 December 1865Williamson, Illinois, United States
  • Children (5)

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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 3

    Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 25

    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    English (Northumberland and Durham): habitational name from Hudspeth in Elsdon (Northumberland), from an Old English personal name Hod (genitive Hoddes) + Old English pæth ‘path, track’.

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

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