Phoebe A. Davis

14 September 1798–2 April 1873 (Age 74)
Lancaster, Lancaster, Erie, New York, United States

The Life of Phoebe A.

Phoebe A. Davis was born on 14 September 1798, in Lancaster, Lancaster, Erie, New York, United States as the daughter of Nathan Davis. She had at least 5 sons and 5 daughters with Ezekial Dye. She lived in Marietta, Washington, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died on 2 April 1873, in Elk River, Sherburne, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Vernon Cemetery, Elk River, Sherburne, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ezekial Dye
Phoebe A. Davis
Jonathan L. Dye
Nancy Nanny Dye
David Jenkins Dye
Amy E. Dye
Patience Dye
Mary Dye
Thomas Dye
John Dye
Navey Dye
Sophia Amelia Dye

Spouse and Children



    Jonathan L. Dye


    Nancy Nanny Dye


    David Jenkins Dye


    Amy E. Dye


    Patience Dye


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 2

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Age 5

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 21

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Phoebe Dye in household of Esekiel Dye, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Phoebe Davis Dye, "Find A Grave Index"

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