Francis Marion Davis

1847–1877 (Age 30)
Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Francis Marion

When Francis Marion Davis was born in 1847, in Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States, his father, Richard Davis, was 32 and his mother, Jane Williamson, was 29. He lived in Anderson, South Carolina, United States in 1860 and South Carolina, United States in 1870. He died on 27 November 1877, in Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 30.

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Family Time Line

Richard Davis
1815–1873
Jane Williamson
1818–1905
William Franklin Davis
1844–1929
John Newton Davis
1845–1920
Francis Marion Davis
1847–1877
James P. Davis
1850–
Mathew J. Davis
1853–1917

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World Events (6)

1860

Age 13

In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.
1863

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865

Age 18

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marion Davis in household of Richard Davis, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Marion Davis in household of Richard Davis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Francis M Davis in household of Richard Davis, "United States Census, 1850"

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