Nancy Matilda Davis

31 December 1858–4 November 1925 (Age 66)
Newton, Missouri, United States

The Life of Nancy Matilda

When Nancy Matilda Davis was born on 31 December 1858, in Newton, Missouri, United States, her father, John C. Davis, was 30 and her mother, Mary Ann, was 23. She married Thomas Marion White on 17 February 1876, in Newton, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Granby, Newton, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and Benton Township, Newton, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died on 4 November 1925, in Sweetwater, Newton, Missouri, United States, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Marion White
1853–1923
Nancy Matilda Davis
1858–1925
Marriage: 17 February 1876
James Elbert White
1877–1935
Henry Jackson White
1879–1932
Ida Belle White
1882–1903
Nannie White
1885–1899
William Emory White
1887–1938
Samuel Silas White
1893–1961
Chalmer Marion White
1898–1964

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 February 1876
Newton, Missouri, United States
children

(7)

    James Elbert White

    Male1877–1935Male

    Henry Jackson White

    Male1879–1932Male

    Ida Belle White

    Female1882–1903Female

    Nannie White

    Female1885–1899Female

    William Emory White

    Male1887–1938Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John C. Davis

    Male1828–Male

    Female1835–Female

siblings

(4)

    Female1855–Female

    T Benton Davis

    Male1857–1901Male

    Female1858–1925Female

    Diann Davis

    Female1864–Female

World Events (8)

1860

Age 2

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 18

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Matileda Davis in household of John Davis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy M While, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Matilda A White in household of Thomas M White, "United States Census, 1900"

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