Henry Tyler Davis

16 March 1823–
Vermont, United States

The Life of Henry Tyler

When Henry Tyler Davis was born on 16 March 1823, in Vermont, United States, his father, Elijah Davis, was 30 and his mother, Nancy Tyler, was 23. He married Eliza Ross on 28 December 1847. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Alstead, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States in 1860 and Wakarusa Township, Douglas, Kansas, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Henry Tyler Davis
1823–
Eliza Ross
1827–1884
Marriage: 28 December 1847
Nellie Ellen Davis
1848–1913
George H Davis
1851–1941
Cora E Davis
1865–1941
Walter T Davis
1868–1951

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 December 1847
children

(4)

    Female1848–1913Female

    George H Davis

    Male1851–1941Male

    Cora E Davis

    Female1865–1941Female

    Walter T Davis

    Male1868–1951Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1833 · First Public Library Founded in Petersborough

Age 10

In 1833, the oldest tax-supported public library in the world was established by Reverend Abiel Abbot. 
1861

Age 38

Kansas is the 34th state

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry F Davis, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Henry T Davis, "Kansas State Census, 1865"
  • H T Davis, "United States Census, 1880"

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