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11. Jane BROWN was born on 23 March 1828 in Missouri.10,52 She died on 22 April 1917 at the age of 89 in Johnson County, Arkansas.16,53

Buried at Macedonia Cemetery, Johnson Co AR. I believe most if not all of the Davis graves in Macedonia are unmarked.


Jane BROWN and William DAVIS were married on 12 January 1843.16 William DAVIS2,52, son of Thomas DAVIS and Rebecca NIX, was born on 2 October 1813 in Kentucky.52,53 He died on 28 August 1883 at the age of 69 in Johnson County, Arkansas.53

1870 Census says he was born in Kentucky; the 1880 says North Carolina, as was his father and mother.

Lived next to Jane's father in mother in 1860 Census.
Family moved from Missouri to Arkansas 1862-63. Between births of Myra and Joseph.
1870 Census. Johnson Co, AR. p.5; Household 30.

Buried at Macedonia Cemetery, Johnson Co AR.


Jane BROWN and William DAVIS had the following children:

72

i.

Ezekiel DAVIS was born on 15 November 1843 in Missouri.10 He died on 29 November 1843 at the age of 0 in Missouri.10

73

ii.

Mary Elizabeth DAVIS10 was born on 17 December 1844.10,52 She died in 1933 at the age of 89.10

Married name was Partain.

74

iii.

Samuel DAVIS52 was born on 3 April 1846.10 He died on 13 January 1899 at the age of 52.10

Not listed with family in 1860 Census; he should have been age 14.

75

iv.

Rebecca A. DAVIS52 was born on 5 April 1848.10 She died on 13 August 1881 at the age of 33.10

Not listed with family in 1860 Census. Should have been age 12.

76

v.

Nancy L. DAVIS was born on 11 September 1849.10 She died on 14 August 1859 at the age of 9.10

77

vi.

John A. DAVIS was born on 17 February 1851 in Missouri.10,52

John and James were twins.


78

vii.

James A. DAVIS was born on 17 February 1851 in Missouri.10,52

79

viii.

William Lee DAVIS was born on 19 February 1854 in Missouri.10,52

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ix.

Sarah Melinda DAVIS.

81

x.

Lucy Jane DAVIS was born on 15 July 1858 in Missouri.10,52

82

xi.

Susanna DAVIS was born on 15 July 1860.10 She died in June 1861 at the age of 0.10

83

xii.

Myra Elvira DAVIS was born on 6 May 1862 in Missouri.10

84

xiii.

Joseph Newton DAVIS54 was born on 6 March 1865 in Arkansas.10 He died on 26 October 1929 at the age of 64.10

Joseph inherited the 80 acres that belonged to his mother, Jane Brown Davis.

85

xiv.

Jeremiah DAVIS was born on 17 November 1867.10 He died on 9 December 1867 at the age of 0.10

86

xv.

Uriah DAVIS was born on 17 November 1867.10 Jeremiah and Uriah were the 2nd set of twins in this family.
He died on 22 January 1868 at the age of 0.10

87

xvi.

Levi DAVIS was born on 13 October 1869 in Arkansas.10 He died on 9 August 1930 at the age of 60.10

Buried at Macedonia Cemetery, Johnson Co AR.

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xvii.

Amanda Melvina DAVIS.