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I have more information on these lines and others, if you go to these pages and click on the specific state and county. I have cemetery information and other documents to look at. Happy Researching!!

My direct Davis line starts with Joseph Davis, Sr.

1 Joseph Davis, Senior
b: 22 September 1778 in Buncomb County, North Carolina
d: Bet. April - August 1854 in Tallapoosa County, Alabama
+Unknown m: Abt. 1798
b: Bet. 1771 - 1780
d: Bet. 1840 - March 1843 in Meriwether County, Georgia

2 King Hiram Davis, Senior
b: Abt. 1802 in Georgia
d: June 1870 in Shelby County, Alabama
+Milberry Cushing
m: 04 July 1826 in Monroe County, Georgia
b: Abt. 1805 in Baldwin County, Georgia
d: 17 December 1881 in Shelby County, Alabama

3 Rev. James "Jim" Frederick Davis
b: 10 April 1827 in Monroe County, Georgia
d: 30 November 1908 in Shelby County, Alabama
+Mary Frances Venice
m: Bet. 1851 - 1853
b: 15 March 1833 in Talliaferro County, Georgia
d: 19 February 1901 in Shelby County, Alabama

4 James Thomas Davis
b: 30 July 1851 in Tallapoosa County, Alabama
d: 26 June 1949 in Columbiana, Shelby County, Alabama
+Ellen Frances Dorrough
m: 10 August 1879 in Shelby County, Alabama
b: 07 November 1865 in Shelby County, Alabama
d: 12 January 1919 in Shelby County, Alabama

5 Stephen Jackson Davis
b: 27 July 1880 in Shelby County, Alabama
d: 13 January 1919 in Shelby County, Alabama
+Cora Emma Nations
m: 13 May 1898 in Shelby County, Alabama
b: 10 September 1882 in Georgia
d: 09 July 1940 in Jefferson County, Alabama

6 Lela Frances Davis
b: May 1914 in Shelby County, Alabama
d: February 1986 in Jefferson County, Alabama
+Melvin Lee Lowery, Senior
m: May 1930 in Jefferson County, Alabama
b: December 1908 in Alabama
d: May 1953 in Columbus, Lowdnes County, Mississippi

*2nd Husband of Lela Frances Davis:
+Arthur Wood Jennings
m: 1946 in Jefferson County, Alabama
b: 1907
d: 1984 in Jefferson County, Alabama

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