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Re: Lucien B. Davis (1818 - );Va>WV
Posted by: Rebecca Sowers (ID *****3364) Date: March 30, 2009 at 07:43:15
In Reply to: Lucien B. Davis (1818 - );Va>WV by Wiley Alston Jarrell of 816

Elizabeth Burke b. 07 February 1778 NC died 01 January 1871 Bland Co VA to Benjamin Burke & Mary Eliot
Granddaughter of James Burke who discovered Burkes Garden, Tazewell, VA married Hiram H. Davis 21 July 1808 Giles Co, VA Hiram died Bef. 22 January 1844 (will probated)
Children:
Addison Davis 05 August 1809 Giles-15 February 1906 Bland, VA never married
Naomi Amie Davis 1812 Giles died Wise Co married Nehemiah Henderson 28 January 1839 Giles
Juliet Davis 1813 Giles-09 March 1901 Bland, VA never married.
Sarah Davis 1820-01 June 1893 Bland never married
Lucien Bonaparte Davis 1818 Giles died bet 1860 - 1870 Raleigh Co. AVIS, Lucien B. - A resident of Mechanicsburg in Bland County, Va., he came to "Owlsburg", present Crouch farm, about 1836, to manage Floyd's store.
In addition to operating the store he taught school for several years. He married Martha, daughter of Lemuel Jarrell, in 1841, and lived at Owlsburg
until 1856, when he moved to Beckley. Davis served as county assessor before the Civil War
Children:
Virginia Caroline Davis 1844 probably Fayette, WV married Charles Alexander Shumate 29 November 1877 Raleigh
Celeste B. Davis March 1847 Raleigh married Samuel M. Scott 29 September 1886 Raleigh
John Floyd Davis 21 August 1850-14 November 1921 Raleigh married Mary McGinnis 13 July 1879 Raleigh served as
circuit clerk, county clerk, and sheriff of Raleigh County
Araminta Davis 24 March 1854 married Nelson M. Lowry 15 October 1873 Raleigh
Martha Alice Davis 11 September 1857 may have died young


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