Sarah Davis

Georgia, United States

The Life of Sarah

Sarah Davis was born in 1833, in Georgia, United States. She married Tilman Moses on 10 December 1854, in Itawamba, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Beat 1, Union, Mississippi, United States in 1880.

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Tilman Moses
Sarah Davis
Marriage: 10 December 1854
Mary A Moses
Huldy E Mosses

Spouse and Children

    Tilman Moses



10 December 1854
Itawamba, Mississippi, United States


    Mary A Moses


    Huldy E Mosses


World Events (8)

1835 · Treaty of New Echota

Age 2

A minority group of Cherokees including John Ridge, Major Ridge, Elias Boudinot, and Stand Waite, signed the Treaty of New Echota which ceded all Cherokee territory east of the Mississippi in exchange for five million dollars. The majority of Cherokees did not agree and 16,000 Cherokee signatures were gathered to protest the treaty. Boudinot and both Ridges were killed several years later by angry Cherokees for signing the treaty.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 32

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sally A Moses in household of T J Moses, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sallie Mosses in household of Tilman Mosses, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sarah Moses in household of Tilman Moses, "United States Census, 1880"

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