Lucinda Pledge Davis

28 November 1856–4 October 1893 (Age 36)
Tallapoosa, Alabama, United States

The Life of Lucinda Pledge

When Lucinda Pledge Davis was born on 28 November 1856, in Tallapoosa, Alabama, United States, her father, John Oliver Davis, was 34 and her mother, Mary Ann Orr, was 30. She married John Palmer Grimes on 21 January 1879, in Tallapoosa, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Election Precinct 4 Poplar Springs, Tallapoosa, Alabama, United States in 1880. She died on 4 October 1893, in New Site, Tallapoosa, Alabama, United States, at the age of 36.

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John Palmer Grimes
Lucinda Pledge Davis
Marriage: 21 January 1879
John Thomas Grimes
Maude Era Grimes
Kate Grimes

Spouse and Children

21 January 1879
Tallapoosa, Alabama, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Historical Boundaries - 1857: Tallapoosa, Alabama, United States

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 11

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 The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucy Grimes in household of Linda Grimes, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lucinda Davis in household of John O Davis, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lucinda P Davis, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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