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From: "Olivia Williamson Saffold" <>
Subject: Re: [WIREGRASS-L] My main surnames: WILLIAMSON, CORBIN, KIRBY,BANKS, IRBY, ...
Date: Fri, 11 Jun 1999 05:29:49 -0700


Dot,

I have 2 sets of DAVIS: the one around Montgomery County and the one from
Johnson County. This is the Montgomery one, since your line comes from that
direction. But I didn't see the names you're looking for. Maybe it will
give you a clue anyway.

Olivia

Descendants of Arthur DAVIS

Generation No. 1

1. ARTHUR1 DAVIS He married MARY VICK.

Children of ARTHUR DAVIS and MARY VICK are:

i. STAFFORD2 DAVIS, m. (1) RUTHA HUTCHESON, Aft. 1814; b. Abt. 1840; m. (2)
PENELOPE LOTT, October 10, 1814, Montgomery County, GA.

2. ii. ARTHUR DAVIS, JR., b. Abt. 1797.

Generation No. 2

2. ARTHUR2 DAVIS, JR. (ARTHUR1) was born Abt. 1797. He married CHARLOTTE
ADAMS July 17, 1817 in Montgomery County, GA (Book A, page 28), daughter of
(UNKNOWN) and PENELOPE ADAMS. She was born Abt. 1801, and died Bet. 1878 -
1880 in Montgomery County, GA.

Children of ARTHUR DAVIS and CHARLOTTE ADAMS are:

i. MARSHALL3 DAVIS.

ii. THOMAS ANDREW DAVIS, b. May 02, 1818, Montgomery County, GA; d. July 21,
1891, Montgomery County, GA.

Notes for THOMAS ANDREW DAVIS:

Buried in Spivey Family Cemetery west of Soperton, GA.

iii. WILEY DAVIS, b. 1819, Montgomery County, GA; d. August 1856,
(Unmarried).

3. iv. PENELOPE DAVIS, b. March 27, 1822, Montgomery County, GA; d. November
03, 1897, Montgomery County, GA.

4. v. BETHANY DAVIS, b. July 08, 1825, Montgomery County, GA; d. October 28,
1900, Montgomery County, GA.

5. vi. ARTHUR DAVIS, b. January 28, 1828, Montgomery County, GA; d. February
06, 1897, Montgomery County, GA.

vii. ANNA DAVIS, b. August 10, 1829, Montgomery County, GA; d. May 13, 1886,
Coffee County, GA (now Atkinson); m. DOUGALD GILLIS, July 17, 1849,
Montgomery County, GA.

6. viii. WILLIAM DAVIS, b. 1830.

7. ix. FRANCES "FANNIE" DAVIS, b. 1831, Montgomery County, GA; d. April 03,
1876, Montgomery County, GA.

x. MARTHA ANN DAVIS, b. Abt. 1834, Montgomery County, GA; m. JOHN G.
BEACHAM, February 06, 1853, Montgomery County, GA (Book A, page 93).

8. xi. ELIZA ANN DAVIS, b. 1835, Montgomery County, GA.

xii. GEORGE WASHINGTON DAVIS, b. Abt. 1837, Montgomery County, GA; d. Bet.
1862 - 1865, CSA.

9. xiii. CALVIN MATTHIAS DAVIS, b. August 24, 1839, Montgomery County, GA;
d. August 12, 1919, Montgomery County, GA.

xiv. MARY JANE DAVIS, b. May 29, 1842, Montgomery County, GA; d. September
25, 1913, Coffee County, GA (now Atkinson).

10. xv. ISHAM DAVIS, b. December 25, 1844, Montgomery County, GA; d. April
28, 1919, Montgomery County, GA.

11. xvi. JULIA ANN DAVIS, b. December 25, 1844, Montgomery County, GA; d.
February 21, 1926, Montgomery County, GA.

xvii. CATHERINE DAVIS, b. 1850.

xviii. EMILY DAVIS, b. 1858.

Generation No. 3

3. PENELOPE3 DAVIS (ARTHUR2, ARTHUR1) was born March 27, 1822 in Montgomery
County, GA, and died November 03, 1897 in Montgomery County, GA. She married
NEILL CARMICHAEL GILLIS May 30, 1844 in Montgomery County, GA, son of
MURDOCH GILLIS and CATHARINE (UNKNOWN). He was born Abt. 1810 in SC.

Notes for PENELOPE DAVIS:

Buried in Red Bluff Church Cemetery, Treutlen Co., GA.

Children of PENELOPE DAVIS and NEILL GILLIS are:

i. ELZA4 GILLIS, b. 1849.

ii. NORWOOD GILLIS, b. 1850.

iii. HENRIETTA GILLIS, b. 1854.

iv. ELIJAH GILLIS, b. 1857.

v. ISHAM GILLIS, b. 1859.

vi. ELAVENIA GILLIS, b. 1862.

4. BETHANY3 DAVIS (ARTHUR2, ARTHUR1) was born July 08, 1825 in Montgomery
County, GA, and died October 28, 1900 in Montgomery County, GA. She married
JAMES IRWIN SPIVEY November 16, 1843 in Montgomery County, GA (Book A, page
66).

Notes for BETHANY DAVIS:

Buried in Red Bluff Church Cemetery, Treutlen Co., GA.

Children of BETHANY DAVIS and JAMES SPIVEY are:

i. CHARLOTTE4 SPIVEY, b. 1849; m. DANIEL D. WALL; b. 1848.

ii. MARTHA SPIVEY, b. 1854.

iii. JOHN SPIVEY, b. 1856.

iv. GEORGE SPIVEY, b. 1858.

v. THOMAS SPIVEY, b. 1860.

vi. BETHANY SPIVEY, b. 1862.

vii. LEVI SPIVEY, m. CATHERINE DREW, April 05, 1896, Laurens County, GA.

5. ARTHUR3 DAVIS (ARTHUR2, ARTHUR1) was born January 28, 1828 in Montgomery
County, GA, and died February 06, 1897 in Montgomery County, GA. He married
MARY (UNKNOWN). She was born 1827.

Notes for ARTHUR DAVIS:

Buried in Dukes Cemetery, Treutlen Co., GA.

Children of ARTHUR DAVIS and MARY (UNKNOWN) are:

i. ELIZABETH4 DAVIS, b. 1857.

ii. WILEY DAVIS, b. 1858.

iii. ARTHUR A. DAVIS, b. 1861.

iv. MATTHIAS DAVIS, b. 1864.

v. ELIJAH DAVIS, b. 1866.

vi. JOHN J. DAVIS, b. 1867.

vii. MARY DAVIS, b. 1868.

6. WILLIAM3 DAVIS (ARTHUR2, ARTHUR1) was born 1830. He married MARY
(UNKNOWN). She was born 1843.

Children of WILLIAM DAVIS and MARY (UNKNOWN) are:

i. JOHN4 DAVIS, b. 1858.

ii. HENRY DAVIS, b. 1861.

iii. MARY DAVIS, b. 1867.

7. FRANCES "FANNIE"3 DAVIS (ARTHUR2, ARTHUR1) was born 1831 in Montgomery
County, GA, and died April 03, 1876 in Montgomery County, GA. She married
JOHN B. PHILLIPS May 05, 1850 in Montgomery County, GA (Book A, page 80),
son of MARK PHILLIPS and NANCY GILLIS. He was born 1828, and died 1862.

Children of FRANCES DAVIS and JOHN PHILLIPS are:

i. JULIA A.4 PHILLIPS, b. 1853.

ii. RANDALL M. PHILLIPS, b. August 10, 1854; d. May 10, 1948; m. CHARLIE ANN
GILLIS, Montgomery County, GA; b. March 29, 1862; d. January 20, 1947.

Notes for RANDALL M. PHILLIPS:

Buried in Midway Cemetery, Treutlen County, GA.

Notes for CHARLIE ANN GILLIS:

Buried in Midway Cemetery, Treutlen County, GA.

iii. NANCY PHILLIPS, b. 1856.

8. ELIZA ANN3 DAVIS (ARTHUR2, ARTHUR1) was born 1835 in Montgomery County,
GA. She married ROWAN PHILLIPS October 21, 1861 in Montgomery County, GA
(Book A, page 123), son of MICAJAH PHILLIPS and KATHERINE SALTER. He was
born 1831.

Children of ELIZA DAVIS and ROWAN PHILLIPS are:

i. EUGENIA4 PHILLIPS, b. 1864.

ii. DELILAH PHILLIPS, b. 1865.

iii. AVENA PHILLIPS, b. 1868.

iv. ELIZA PHILLIPS, b. 1870.

v. ALICE PHILLIPS, b. 1873.

9. CALVIN MATTHIAS3 DAVIS (ARTHUR2, ARTHUR1) was born August 24, 1839 in
Montgomery County, GA, and died August 12, 1919 in Montgomery County, GA. He
married MARY H. MCLENDON 1864. She was born 1850.

Notes for CALVIN MATTHIAS DAVIS:

Buried in Red Bluff Church Cemetery, Treutlen Co., GA.

Children of CALVIN DAVIS and MARY MCLENDON are:

i. CALVIN4 DAVIS, b. 1866.

ii. JOHN DAVIS, b. 1867.

iii. ARTHUR DAVIS, b. 1869.

10. ISHAM3 DAVIS (ARTHUR2, ARTHUR1) was born December 25, 1844 in Montgomery
County, GA, and died April 28, 1919 in Montgomery County, GA. He married
DELILA (UNKNOWN). She was born 1841.

Notes for ISHAM DAVIS:

Buried in Red Bluff Church Cemetery, Treutlen Co., GA.

Children of ISHAM DAVIS and DELILA (UNKNOWN) are:

i. JAMES4 DAVIS, b. 1867.

ii. COLUMBIA DAVIS, b. 1869.

11. JULIA ANN3 DAVIS (ARTHUR2, ARTHUR1) was born December 25, 1844 in
Montgomery County, GA, and died February 21, 1926 in Montgomery County, GA.
She married NATHAN ALPHUS ADAMS, son of ASA ADAMS and LOUISA PHILLIPS. He
was born June 07, 1832, and died November 29, 1926.

Notes for JULIA ANN DAVIS:

Buried in Nabb Cemetery north of Mount Vernon, GA.

Children of JULIA DAVIS and NATHAN ADAMS are:

i. IDELLA M.4 ADAMS, b. April 08, 1866; d. June 27, 1953; m. WILLIAM T.
COOPER, March 02, 1881, Montgomery County, GA.

ii. DRUCILLA ADAMS, b. 1868; d. June 01, 1931; m. HENRY COOPER, December 09,
1889.

12. iii. GEORGE WILEY ADAMS, b. 1872; d. Abt. 1947.

iv. JULIA ADAMS, b. 1874.

v. MINNIE ADAMS, b. 1876.

vi. ANNA ADAMS, b. 1879.

vii. NATHAN ADAMS, b. 1880.

viii. ALICE ADAMS, b. 1884.

Generation No. 4

12. GEORGE WILEY4 ADAMS (JULIA ANN3 DAVIS, ARTHUR2, ARTHUR1) was born 1872,
and died Abt. 1947. He married CLARISSA JANE CALHOUN February 14, 1892 in
Montgomery County, GA (Book B, page 251), daughter of JAMES CALHOUN and
NANCY CONNELL. She was born 1866.

Children of GEORGE ADAMS and CLARISSA CALHOUN are:

i. JULIA5 ADAMS.

ii. MINNIE ADAMS.

iii. ANNA ADAMS.

iv. MARTHA ADAMS.

v. ALICE ADAMS.

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Date: Wednesday, June 09, 1999 8:46 PM
Subject: Re: [WIREGRASS-L] My main surnames: WILLIAMSON, CORBIN,
KIRBY,BANKS, IRBY, ...

>Olivia,
>
>I am interested in your DAVIS line. I am descended through Benjamin D.
DAVIS
>and Susan Ruis of Tattnall, Emanuel and Bulloch Co.
>
>Dot
>
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