Lucintha Davis

31 July 1797–22 January 1877 (Age 79)
Lincoln, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lucintha

When Lucintha Davis was born on 31 July 1797, in Lincoln, Kentucky, United States, her father, Robert Davis, was 19 and her mother, Sallie Ann Smith, was 21. She married David Hugh McCoy on 12 December 1815, in Casey, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Dickerson Township, Lewis, Missouri, United States in 1860 and California, United States in 1870. She died on 22 January 1877, in Monticello, Lewis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Monticello, Lewis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Hugh McCoy
Lucintha Davis
Marriage: 12 December 1815
Matilda Ann McCoy
General Landon McCoy
William Weston McCoy
John M. McCoy
David Hugh Mccoy
Lucynthia McCoy

Spouse and Children

    David Hugh McCoy



12 December 1815
Casey, Kentucky, United States




    William Weston McCoy


    John M. McCoy


    David Hugh Mccoy


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

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.
1801 · Cane Ridge Revival

Age 4

The Cane Ridge Revival took place for six days in Cane Ridge, Kentucky. From August 6, 1801- August 12 or 13, 1801, around 20 thousand people gathered together for what was called the Second Great Awakening.
1818 · Jackson Purchase

Age 21

The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucynthia Mccoy in household of David Mccoy, "United States Census, 1870"
  • L Mc Coy in household of David Mc Coy, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lucintha Mccoy in household of David Mccoy, "United States Census, 1850"

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