Charles Davis

18 November 1798–14 June 1864 (Age 65)
Franklin, Virginia, United States

The Life of Charles

When Charles Davis was born on 18 November 1798, in Franklin, Virginia, United States, his father, Isaac Louis Davis Sr., was 33 and his mother, Jane Jameson, was 28. He married Elizabeth Carter on 3 January 1822, in Madison, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 14 June 1864, in Missouri, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Davis Cemetery, Johnson Township, Scotland, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Davis
1798–1864
Elizabeth Carter
1804–1879
Marriage: 3 January 1822
Mary A Davis
1822–1896
Eliza Jane Davis
1823–1871
Isaac Perry Davis
1826–1912
Lewis Franklin Davis
1828–1875
Charles Jackson Davis
1830–1895
Henry B Davis
1832–1855
Susan A Davis
1833–1906
Moses S P Davis
1834–1866
Margaret Elizabeth Davis
1837–1915
Thomas Jefferson Davis
1842–1899

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 January 1822
Madison, Kentucky, United States
children

(10)

    Mary A Davis

    Female1822–1896Female

    Eliza Jane Davis

    Female1823–1871Female

    Isaac Perry Davis

    Male1826–1912Male

    Lewis Franklin Davis

    Male1828–1875Male

    Male1830–1895Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Male1798–1864Male

    Male1799–1859Male

    Moses Davis

    Male1800–1838Male

    Daughter Davis

    Female1804–1810Female

    Male1805–1860Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

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.
1803

Age 5

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Charles Davis, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Charles Davis, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Charles Davis, "Find A Grave Index"

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