Philena Davis

1805–1857 (Age 51)
Vermont, United States

The Life of Philena

When Philena Davis was born on 5 December 1805, in Vermont, United States, her father, Zophar Davis, was 36 and her mother, Lois Porter, was 41. She married William McLallen Sr on 8 February 1827, in Edinboro, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 31 January 1857, in Edinboro, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 51.

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Family Time Line

William McLallen Sr
1804–1869
Philena Davis
1805–1857
Marriage: 8 February 1827
Celestia McLallen
1821–1845
William McLallen Jr
1848–1853
Davis McLallen
1827–1905
Charles McLallen
1829–1903
Tunis McLallen
1832–1894
Marvin McLallen
1834–1897
Zilpha McLallen
1836–1922
Lucinda McLallen
1839–1859
Norman T. McLallen
1840–1906
Aseneth B McLallen
1843–1910
Aurelia McLallen
1850–1919

Spouse and Children

    William McLallen Sr

    Male1804–1869Male

    Female1805–1857Female

MARRIAGE
8 February 1827
Edinboro, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(11)

    Celestia McLallen

    Female1821–1845Female

    Davis McLallen

    Male1827–1905Male

    Charles McLallen

    Male1829–1903Male

    Tunis McLallen

    Male1832–1894Male

    Marvin McLallen

    Male1834–1897Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1808

Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 7

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 14

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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Story Highlight

Biography of Charles McLallen

CHARLES McLALLEN, farmer, P. O. McLallen’s Corners, was born Nov. 19, 1829, a son of William and Philena (Davis) McLallen, and grandson of Robert McLallen, an early settler in this township. His grand …

Sources (3)

  • Philena Davis McLallen, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • Find-A-Grave

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