Amanda Elizabeth Davis

17 December 1866–1 April 1954 (Age 87)
Texas, United States

The Life of Amanda Elizabeth

When Amanda Elizabeth Davis was born on 17 December 1866, in Texas, United States, her father, Joseph Alexander Davis, was 31 and her mother, Mary Ann Elizabeth Bennett, was 28. She married James Turner Hathorn on 12 August 1883, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Trinity, Trinity, Texas, United States in 1870 and Justice Precinct 4, Trinity, Texas, United States for about 40 years. She died on 1 April 1954, in Texas, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Ivie Cemetery, Houston, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Turner Hathorn
1862–1933
Amanda Elizabeth Davis
1866–1954
Marriage: 12 August 1883
William Carrol Hathorn
1884–1964
Hail M Hathorn
1898–
James Homer Hathorn
1887–1936
Howard M. Hathorn
1889–1949
Alvin Monroe Hathorn
1891–1965
Joseph Miller Hathorn
1892–1970
Walter Wilson Hathorn
1895–1978
Hoyt Hathorn
1897–1988
Olie May Hathorn
1900–1910
Robert Earl Hathorn
1901–1959
Vertie Eveline Hathorn
1904–1997
Berta E Hathorne
1905–
Clifton Claude Hathorn
1907–1992

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 August 1883
Houston, Harris, Texas, United States
children

(13)

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Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Alexander Davis

    Male1835–1920Male

    Mary Ann Elizabeth Bennett

    Female1838–1915Female

siblings

(9)

    Sarah F. Davis

    Female1858–1914Female

    Nancie Davis

    Female1859–1870Female

    Richard Oliver Davis

    Male1863–1931Male

    Wiley Wilson Davis

    Male1864–1931Male

    Female1866–1954Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 4

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amandie Davis in household of Joseph Davis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Amanda Davis in household of Joseph A Davis, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Manda Hathorn in household of James F Hathorn, "United States Census, 1910"

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