Margaret Caroline Davis

1 July 1854–10 July 1854
United States

The Life Summary of Margaret Caroline

When Margaret Caroline Davis was born on 1 July 1854, in United States, her father, George Davis, was 20 and her mother, Mary Ann Sparkes, was 21. She died on 10 July 1854, in Utah, United States, at the age of 0, and was buried in Brigham City Cemetery, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Davis
1833–1903
Mary Ann Sparkes
1832–1905
Margaret Caroline Davis
1854–1854
George James Davis
1855–1928
Hannah Elizabeth Davis
1857–1903
Alfred William Davis
1859–1859
Davis
1859–1859
Nelson Franklin DAVIS
1860–1931
Orson Charles DAVIS
1863–1865
Vinson Frederick Davis Sr
1865–1928
Mary Laura Davis
1867–1885
Olivia Fullerton Rebecca DAVIS
1869–1938
Benjamin Ephraim DAVIS
1872–1875
Arthur Nephi DAVIS
1876–1894

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Name Meaning

English and Welsh: patronymic meaning ‘Dafydd's (son)’, equivalent to Welsh ap Dafydd, the Welsh form of David . The spelling Davis is more typical in southwestern England northwards as far as Lancashire, where the frequency of the surname largely reflects Welsh migration, but may sometimes represent a native English surname based on Davy (compare Davies ). Davis (including in the sense 2 below) is the eighth most frequent surname in the US. It is also very common among African Americans.Irish and Scottish: adopted for Gaelic Mac Daibhéid ‘son of David’; see McDevitt . Compare Davies .History: John Davis or Davys (c. 1550–1605) was an English navigator who searched for the Northwest Passage. — By the 18th century there were numerous persons named Davis in America, including the jurist John Davis, born in 1761 in Plymouth, MA, and Henry Davis, a clergyman and college president, who was born in 1771 in East Hampton, NY. — Jefferson Davis, born in 1808 in KY, was president of the Confederate States of America from 1861 to 1865.

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

Possible Related Names

David
Davies
Daves

Sources (6)

  • Margaret Caroline Davis, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Margaret Caroline Davis, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"
  • Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1848

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