John Davies

1806–October 1885 (Age 79)
Thurstaston, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Davies was born in 1806, in Thurstaston, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Davies, was 31 and his mother, Alice Ledsom, was 29. He married Charlotte Maylor on 6 March 1826, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Heswall, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1805 and Willaston, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died in October 1885, in Wirral, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

John Davies
1806–1885
Charlotte Maylor
1811–
Marriage: 6 March 1826
Mary Davies
1828–1892
Alice Davies
1831–1912
John Davies
1834–1889
Martha Davies
1837–1905
Jane Davies
1840–1902
Samuel Davies
1843–1924
Maria Davies
1845–
Kate Davies
1849–
Margaret Davies
1851–
James Davies
1855–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 March 1826
Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (7)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 2

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 9

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830

Age 24

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Welsh and English: patronymic from the personal name Davy (Welsh Dafydd, Dewi), a pet form of David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Davies, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • John Davies, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • John Davies in entry for Martha Davies, "England, Cheshire Parish Registers, 1538-2000"

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