Rachel Davis

25 January 1769–9 December 1845 (Age 76)
Marbletown, Ulster, New York, United States

The Life of Rachel

When Rachel Davis was born on 25 January 1769, in Marbletown, Ulster, New York, United States, her father, Samuel Davis, was 62 and her mother, Elsje Robbertsz Roberse, Robbertson, was 43. She married John Clearwater on 28 May 1785. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. She died on 9 December 1845, in Marbletown, Marbletown, Ulster, New York, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Glen, Glen, Montgomery, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Clearwater
1761–1826
Rachel Davis
1769–1845
Marriage: 28 May 1785
Jane Clearwater
1786–
Elise Clearwater
1788–
Ira Clearwater
1790–
Catherine Clearwater
1796–
Joanna Clearwater
1798–
Isabelle Clearwater
1800–
Peter Or Pieter Clearwater
1801–
Lovina Clearwater
1792–1872
Marytie Clearwater
1795–
Jacob Clearwater
1799–
Rachel Clearwater
1803–1887
John Clearwater
1806–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 May 1785
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 7

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 7

New York is the 11th state.
1789

Age 20

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rachel Davis in entry for Lovina Clearwater, "Illinois, Hancock County, Nauvoo Community Project, 1839-1846 (BYU Center for Family History and Genealogy)"
  • Rachel Davis in entry for Marytis Klaarwater, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • U.S., Dutch Selected States Reformed Church Vital Records, 1660-1926

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