Richard Davis

26 May 1805–
Broadway, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Richard

When Richard Davis was christened on 26 May 1805, in Broadway, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Davis, was 35 and his mother, Ann Gibbs, was 31.

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Family Time Line

Richard Davis
1770–
Ann Gibbs
1774–
James Gibbs Davis
1797–
Francis Gibbs Davis
1798–
Harriet Davis
1801–1821
Sarah Maria Davis
1804–1805
Richard Davis
1805–
Edwin Davis
1807–
Henry Davis
1810–
Jane Davis
1813–

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World Events (3)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

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

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Richard Davis, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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