Watkin Davis

6 March 1815–9 March 1870 (Age 55)
Llangranog, Cardiganshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Watkin

Watkin Davis was born on 6 March 1815, in Llangranog, Cardiganshire, Wales, United Kingdom as the son of Daniel Davies and Elizabeth. He married Ann Rees on 2 October 1837. He lived in Minersville, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850. He died on 9 March 1870, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Watkin Davis
Ann Rees
Marriage: 2 October 1837

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 October 1837Panteg, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom
  • Parents and Siblings



    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 4
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 5
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    Age 15
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (9)

    • Watkin Davies, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Watkin Davis, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Watkin Davis, "BillionGraves Index"

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