Jeremiah Wilson Davis

1797–1860 (Age 63)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Jeremiah Wilson

Jeremiah Wilson Davis was born about 1797, in Pennsylvania, United States. He married Patience Ware on 25 April 1820, in Warren, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Perry Township, Montgomery, Ohio, United States in 1850. He died in 1860, at the age of 63, and was buried in Pyrmont, Montgomery, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jeremiah Wilson Davis
1797–1860
Patience Ware
1803–1850
Marriage: 25 April 1820
John William Davis
1821–1899
Ned Davis
1824–
Rebecca Davis
1823–1913
Richard Davis
1825–
Catharin Davis
1830–
Patience Davis
1835–
Jeremiah Davis
1836–1909
Jesse Davis
1837–1895
Charity Rose Davis
1839–1871
Harriet Davis
1841–
William Davis
1843–
George William Davis
1844–1920
George William Davis
1844–1928

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 April 1820
Warren, Ohio, United States
children

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 15

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 22

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. 

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jeremiah Davis, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Jeremiah W. Davis, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Jeremiah Davis in entry for Jermiah Davis, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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