Source: History of Morgan Co, OH by Charles Robertson, M.D. c. ca 1886, pg. 491:
Daniel DAVIS, from Washington Co., PA, came to Belmont Co, OH in 1818, and in 1827 to Union Twp, Morgan Co, where he settled on an unimproved place, moving into a house without door or window. He was a farmer, and died in 1859. By his first wife, whose maiden name was Sarah CARROL, he had 6 children, of whom 2 are now living-Carrol, of Union Twp, and Joshua, of Malta. He afterwards married Mary ALLMAN, by whom he had 11 children.