Barsdale Davis

1839–Male
Anderson, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Barsdale

When Barsdale Davis was born in 1839, in Anderson, South Carolina, United States, his father, Archibald Agustus Davis, was 32 and his mother, Permelia Fant, was 27. He married Sarah Willingham on 16 January 1876, in Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States. He lived in Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Barsdale Davis
1839–
Sarah Willingham
1840–
Marriage: 16 January 1876

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 January 1876
Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860

Age 21

In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 31

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Bazzell Davis in household of Archd Davis, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Basdale Davis in household of Archabald Davis, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Basdale Davis in household of Archabald Davis, "United States Census, 1850"

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