Samuel Davis

23 July 1766–after 1820 (Age 53)
Radnor Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Davis was born on 23 July 1766, in Radnor Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Samuel Davies, was 35 and his mother, Mary Lewis, was 37. He married Sarah Leedom on 21 November 1799, in Radnor Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died after 1820, in his hometown, at the age of 55.

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Samuel Davis
Sarah Leedom
Marriage: 21 November 1799
Ruthanna Davis

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21 November 1799
Radnor Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States


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Age 10

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

Age 10

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 15

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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  • Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy. Vol. VI: (Virginia), page 486. Fairfax Mm, Loudon, Virginia 1770 names Samuel &Mary Davis family in move to Radnor Mm, PA.

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