John Wesley Davie

8 September 1825–8 March 1874 (Age 48)
Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United States

The Life of John Wesley

When John Wesley Davie was born on 8 September 1825, in Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United States, his father, Edward Bumpass Davie, was 33 and his mother, Jane Holloway, was 30. He had at least 3 sons and 6 daughters with Elizabeth Ann Irvine. He lived in Haywood, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. He died on 8 March 1874, at the age of 48, and was buried in Haywood, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Wesley Davie
1825–1874
Elizabeth Ann Irvine
1831–1898
George Edward Davie
1848–1910
Mary J Davie
1850–1888
Theresa Louise Davie
1853–1875
Eliza Norment Davie
1855–1862
Steven Davie
1858–
John W Davie
1863–
Anna E Davie
1868–
Fannie Davie
1868–
Kiturah Susan Davie
1872–1962

Spouse and Children

    Male1825–1874Male

    Elizabeth Ann Irvine

    Female1831–1898Female

children

(9)

    George Edward Davie

    Male1848–1910Male

    Mary J Davie

    Female1850–1888Female

    Theresa Louise Davie

    Female1853–1875Female

    Eliza Norment Davie

    Female1855–1862Female

    Steven Davie

    Male1858–Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Edward Bumpass Davie

    Male1791–1874Male

    Female1794–1865Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 10

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1846

Age 21

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: from the Scottish pet form of the personal name David .2 English: variant of Way (see below).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John W Davie, "United States Census, 1850"
  • J W Davie, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John Wesley Davie in entry for Kiturah Susan Evans, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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