Martha "Patty" Davenport

1776–before 14 July 1826 (Age 50)
Newberry, Newberry, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Martha "Patty"

When Martha "Patty" Davenport was born in 1776, in Newberry, Newberry, South Carolina, United States, her father, Francis Davenport Sr., was 58 and her mother, Ann Whaley, was 58. She married Ezekiah Parrish Waldrop about 1790, in Newberry, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died before 14 July 1826, in Mississippi, United States, at the age of 50.

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Family Time Line

Ezekiah Parrish Waldrop
1774–1847
Martha "Patty" Davenport
1776–1826
Marriage: about 1790
Claiborne Parrish Waldrop
1798–1872
Wiley B Waldrop
1809–1871
Salina Waldrop
1814–1880
Nancy Jane Frances Waldrop
1802–1881
James D Waldrop
1803–1868
Stephen R Waldrop
1805–1880
Martha Patsy Waldrop
1813–
Sarah Waldrop
1817–1905

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1790
Newberry, South Carolina, United States
children

(8)

    Claiborne Parrish Waldrop

    Male1798–1872Male

    Nancy Jane Frances Waldrop

    Female1802–1881Female

    Male1803–1868Male

    Male1805–1880Male

    Wiley B Waldrop

    Male1809–1871Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Male1742–1824Male

    Frances "Fanny" Davenport

    Female1746–Female

    Abigail Davenport

    Female1749–Female

    Male1753–1816Male

    Elizabeth Davenport

    Female1758–1834Female

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 0

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · Battle of Sullivan's Island

Age 0

On June 28, 1776, the Battle of Sullivan's Island takes place on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina. Since it is so close to Charelston, the battle is sometimes referred to as the First Siege of Charleston. This is the first time that the Americans had a victory against a land and sea attack by the British.
1791

Age 15

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire named Davenport, from the Dane river (apparently named with a Celtic cognate of Middle Welsh dafnu ‘to drop’, ‘to trickle’) + Old English port ‘market town’.2 Irish (County Tipperary): English surname adopted by bearers of Munster Gaelic Ó Donndubhartaigh ‘descendant of Donndubhartach’, a personal name composed of the elements donn ‘brown-haired man’ or ‘chieftain’ + dubh ‘black’ + artach ‘nobleman’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ancestry.com data
  • rootsweb
  • wikitree

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