John Davies

ID #3341, (1711-1797)

Family 1: Elizabeth Brown b. s 1714, d. c 1740

Family 2: Mary Powell b. 1726, d. 15 Dec 1801

Biography

  • John Davies was born in 1711, in Kington, Herefordshire, England.
  • He graduated from Oxford University in Oxford, England.
  • He married Elizabeth Brown in 1734 in England.
  • John remained in England after his father left to settle affairs - he made 3 voyages to America.
  • John Davies witnessed the immigration of John Davies in 1735 in Litchfield, Connecticut.
  • His wife Elizabeth died c 1740 in Davies Hollow, Washington, Connecticut, leaving him a widower.
  • John Davies married Mary Powell b 1744 in England.
  • He was educated at Oxford, and therefore was able to educate his children and grandchildren at a time when education in the rural parts of the country was difficult.
  • In 1745 at one of the voyages he brought his 3 elder sons and left them in charge of his parents.
  • John immigrated in 1747 He finally brought his second wife and other children to America in 1747.
  • His father gave him land at Davies Hollow, and he made his home there. He built a gristmill, sawmill and forge.
  • About 1757 during the French War he bought land in Saratoga County NY and went there to cultivate it without his family. Hostile Indians drove him off in 1758 and he returned to his family.
  • Like his father he was an ardent member of the Episcopal Society in Litchfield and had no time for political affairs. Devotion to Episcopal Church and loyalty to the King brought disaster at the Revolution: their property confiscated, crops and stock removed by patriots. John Davies gave money to build St. John's Episcopal Church in Davies Hollow section - now Washington CT.
  • He died on 19 May 1797 at Davies Hollow in Washington, Connecticut.
  • Last Edited: 21 May 2017

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Elizabeth Brown

ID #3342, (s 1714-c 1740)

Family: John Davies b. 1711, d. 19 May 1797

Biography

  • Last Edited: 9 Oct 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S204] Assumption of Researcher.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Thomas Davies

ID #3343, (1735-1766)

Biography

  • Last Edited: 30 Nov 2014

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


William Davies

ID #3344, (1739-c 1739)

Biography

  • Last Edited: 10 Mar 2017

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Mary Powell

ID #3345, (1726-1801)

Family: John Davies b. 1711, d. 19 May 1797

Biography

  • Last Edited: 28 Oct 2014

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Mary Davies

ID #3346, (1744/45-c 1745)

Biography

  • Last Edited: 10 Mar 2017

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


James Davies

ID #3347, (1746-c 1746)

Biography

  • Last Edited: 10 Mar 2017

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Walter Davies

ID #3348, (1747-)

Biography

  • Last Edited: 30 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S204] Assumption of Researcher.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Catherine Davies

ID #3349, (1751-)

Family: Nathaniel Bosworth b. s 1755

Biography

  • Last Edited: 28 Oct 2014

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Elizabeth Davies

ID #3350, (1753-1831)

Family 1: Josiah Stone b. s 1750

Family 2: Joseph Howard b. 19 Apr 1757, d. 22 Feb 1827

Biography

  • Last Edited: 11 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S920] Charles, family tree titled "Ford Ancestors", published by Ancestry.com, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :2418110, updated Jun 2007, viewed Oct 2007.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Anna Davies

ID #3351, (1755-)

Biography

  • Last Edited: 28 Oct 2014

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


James John Davies

ID #3352, (1757-1831)

Family: Lucretia Bartlett b. 1768

Biography

  • Last Edited: 28 Oct 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S204] Assumption of Researcher.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


David Davies

ID #3353, (1759-1834)

Family: Sarah Peet b. c 1763

Biography

  • Last Edited: 28 Oct 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S2894] Robin Lux, family tree titled "Tree", published by Ancestry.com, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3152034, updated Oct 2005, viewed Nov 2007.
  2. [S2729] Frank Elsberry, family tree titled "FElsberry", published by Ancestry.com, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :582576, updated Aug 2001, viewed Nov 2007.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Rachel Davies

ID #3354, (1761-1847)

Family: James McDonald b. s 1756

Biography

  • Last Edited: 28 Oct 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S204] Assumption of Researcher.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


George Davies

ID #3355, (1764-1826)

Biography

  • Last Edited: 3 Jan 2016

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Thomas Davies

ID #3356, (1766-1831)

Family: Hannah Crissey b. s 1769

Biography

  • Thomas Davies was born on 30 May 1766, in Washington, Connecticut, at Davies Hollow.
  • He was born on May 30th, just after his elder half-brother Thomas had died on May 12th.
  • He married Hannah Crissey on Thursday, 26 Feb 1789.
  • Thomas Davies was a doctor.
  • He died on 11 Jul 1831 in Redding, Connecticut, at age 65.
  • Last Edited: 28 Oct 2014

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Nathaniel Bosworth

ID #3357, (s 1755-)

Family: Catherine Davies b. 20 Jul 1751

Biography

  • Last Edited: 30 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S204] Assumption of Researcher.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Joseph Howard1

ID #3358, (1757-1827)

Family: Elizabeth Davies b. 3 Jul 1753, d. 1831

Biography

  • Last Edited: 11 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S920] Charles, family tree titled "Ford Ancestors", published by Ancestry.com, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :2418110, updated Jun 2007, viewed Oct 2007.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Eleazer Wheeler1

ID #3359, (1648-1649)

Biography

  • Last Edited: 4 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S61] D L Jacobus, History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, New Haven: The Tuttle, Moorehouse & Taylor Company, 1930-1932, Vol 1 p 679.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Lucretia Bartlett

ID #3360, (1768-)

Family: James John Davies b. 31 Dec 1757, d. 25 Dec 1831

Biography

  • Lucretia Bartlett was born in 1768.1
  • Father: Nathaniel Bartlett (B 22 Apr 1722 Guilford CT) - Mother: Eunice Russell (b 1726 Cranford CT.)1
  • She married James John Davies, son of John Davies and Mary Powell, s 1788.2
  • Last Edited: 29 Nov 2011

Sources of Information

  1. [S998] Marilynn Munoz, family tree titled "Marilynn Munoz Family Tree", published by Ancestry.com, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named marilyn_munoz, updated Nov 2007, viewed Nov 2007.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.