Howey and Mrak Genealogy - Person Page 140

William Dare

Last Edited8 Feb 1999

Charles Darnell

M, b. 12 November 1826
Last Edited20 Apr 2003
Birth*12 November 1826Charles Darnell was born on 12 November 1826 at Evesham Twp, Burlington Co, New Jersey. 
Marriage*1852He married Lydia Haines, daughter of Joseph Haines and Deborah Engle, in 1852.1 
Note*Person Source.1 


Lydia Haines b. 9 July 1826


  1. [S303] Wilbur H. Haines e-mail address, HAIE8AE GenServ database.

(?) Daughter

Last Edited4 May 1998
(?) Daughter is the daughter of Wallace Austin and Frances Bertha Pennington

Mortimer Daunton1,2

M, b. circa 1889
Last Edited26 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1889Mortimer Daunton was born circa 1889.1 
Marriage*circa 1910He married Rachel J. McDaniels, daughter of William W. McDaniels and Catherine Mary Genther, circa 1910.1 


Rachel J. McDaniels b. January 1889, d. 29 September 1911


  1. [S547] FamilySearch Record Search, online, Name: Rachel G. Dounton
    Death date: 29 Sep 1911
    Death place: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Gender: Female
    Race or color (on document): White
    Age at death: 22 years
    Estimated birth year:
    Birth date: 1889
    Birth place: Phila.
    Marital status: Married
    Spouse name:
    Father name: William Mcdaniels
    Father birth place: Phila.
    Mother name: Catharine Guenther
    Mother birth place: Phila.
    Occupation: Housework
    Street address:
    Cemetery name: N. Cedar Hill
    Burial place:
    Burial date: 03 Oct 1911
    Additional relatives:
    Film number: 1405448
    Digital GS number: 4009211
    Image number: 498
    Reference number: cn 23460
    Collection: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915.
  2. [S162] Unknown author, Web Page, on 26 Dec 2013

    Rachel J. McDaniels Daunton
    Birth:      unknown
    Death:      Sep. 29, 1911

    Philadelphia Inquirer October 2, 1911

    Wife of Mortimer Daunton and daughter of Wilhaur and the late Catharine McDaniels.

    North Cedar Hill Cemetery
    Philadelphia County
    Pennsylvania, USA

    Find A Grave Memorial# 95190538.

Lillian C. Davenport1,2

Last Edited19 Nov 2006
Marriage*circa 1944Lillian C. Davenport married Edward M. Howey, son of Edward M. Howey and Lillian Harker, circa 1944.1 


Edward M. Howey b. 2 December 1920, d. 14 December 1990
Children 1.Lillian Camelia Howey1
 2.Edward Martin Howey Jr.+1 b. 16 Nov 1950, d. 1 Oct 2007


  1. [S327] Unknown author, family bible, The Pictorial Home Bible, Published by A. Gorton & Company (not city or year on copy). Copied courtesy of Mrs. Edward M. Howey of 666 Tatum St., Woodbury, NJ, 08096, on July 31, 1980. From Howey file at Gloucester County (NJ) Historical Society.
  2. [S370], online, Philadelphia Inquirer, The (PA) - December 17, 1990
    Deceased Name: EDWARD M. HOWEY SR.
    EDWARD M. HOWEY SR., 70, of Woodbury, died Friday at Hahnemann University
    Hospital, Philadelphia.
    Mr. Howey owned Mione Hand Soap Co. of Mickleton and Howey's Express Co., a
    Woodbury and Mickleton trucking firm. He lived in Woodbury all his life and was a former member of Florence Masonic Lodge 87 of Woodbury.
    Survivors: wife, Lillian C. Davenport Howey; son, Edward M. Jr., and daughter, Lillian C. Adams, both of Clarksboro; two grandchildren; brother, Robert of Honolulu, and a sister, Marjorie Harvey of Melbourne, Fla.
    Services: friends may call, 9:30 a.m. today, Davis Funeral Home, 171 Delaware St., Woodbury; funeral, 11 a.m. today, at the funeral home; burial, Eglington Cemetery, Clarksboro.
    Philadelphia Inquirer, The (PA)
    Date: December 17, 1990
    Edition: NEW JERSEY
    Page: D13
    Record Number: 9003180418
    Copyright (c) 1990 The Philadelphia Inquirer.

Edna Mae Davidson1

F, b. 1 September 1922, d. 17 March 2010
Last Edited18 Sep 2010
Birth*1 September 1922Edna Mae Davidson was born on 1 September 1922 at Lundale, Logan Co., West Virgnia.1 
Marriage*1947She married Kenneth A. Everingham in 1947 at New Jersey.1 
Death*17 March 2010Edna Mae Davidson died on 17 March 2010 at Elmer, Salem Co., New Jersey, at age 87.1,2 
Burial*22 March 2010She was buried on 22 March 2010 at East View Cemetery, Salem, Salem Co., New Jersey.2,1 
Married Name1947 As of 1947,her married name was Everingham.1 


Kenneth A. Everingham b. 29 April 1920, d. 28 August 1969
Children 1.Gary M. Everingham1
 2.Gregory B. Everingham1


  1. [S162] Unknown author, Web Page, Memorial# 53026480 on 18 Sep 2010.
  2. [S318] Unknown author, Obituary, Edna Mae Everingham

    Edna Mae Everingham (nee Davidson), 87, of Hopewell Township died suddenly Wednesday, March 17, 2010, at South Jersey Hospital-Elmer, where she had been admitted as a patient a day earlier.

    The widow of Kenneth A. Everingham, who died in 1969, she was born in Logan County, W.Va., and was the daughter of the late Lee and Lillian Stennet Davidson. She was the oldest of her eight siblings and was the daughter of a Baptist minister. She helped her parents raise her brothers and sisters and as a young adult she moved to the Bridgeton area. A resident of Rosenhayn Avenue for many years she lived at Hopewell Place for the last eight years.

    Mrs. Everingham initially worked for the DuPont Company where she met and married her husband in 1947. They had both worked on "The Manhattan Project" prior to their marriage. Mrs. Everingham later went on to work at the former MC Schrank Company in Bridgeton and Armstrong Cork in Millville and its successor, Kerr Glass, before retiring in 1980.

    She had been active in the Cumberland County 4-H program and when her sons were younger with Bridgeton Little League and Bridgeton Midget Football. Gardening was one of her favorite hobbies.

    Survivors include two sons, Gary M. Everingham, of Hopewell Township, and Gregory B. Everingham, retired Bridgeton police chief, and his wife, Marie, of Upper Deerfield Township; three grandchildren, Bryan Everingham (Alexis), Neil Everingham (Susan) and Megan Davis (Jeremiah); and six great-grandchildren, Cole, Caden, Sophia, William, Kai and Maih. Additional survivors include four sisters, Mary Rose Tralle, of Braytown, Mo., Alice Jo Calhoun, of North Bend, Wash., Shelby Jean Gaines, of Georgetown, Texas, and Carol Sue Koegel, of Anacortes, Wash.; one brother, Edsel Davidson, of Deland, Fla.; and a number of nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by brothers, Harold and William Davidson.

    Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral service at the Freitag Funeral Home, 137 W. Commerce St., Bridgeton, on Monday morning, March 22, at 11 a.m.

    Pastor David L. Strope, of the West Park United Methodist Church, will officiate.

    The interment will take place at East View Cemetery in Salem.

    Friends will be received at the funeral home Monday morning from 9:30 until 11 a.m.

    Memorial contributions are suggested in Mrs. EveringhamÕs memory to the American Heart Association, 2550 Rt. 1, New Brunswick, NJ 08902.

    Written condolences and tributes may be expressed to the family using the funeral home Web site,
    Published in The Bridgeton News on March 20, 2010.

Jas. Davidson Esq.1,2

Last Edited19 Apr 2001
(Witness) Marriage8 May 1783Jas. Davidson Esq. performed the marriage of Jacob Howey and Sarah Dobson on 8 May 1783 at Oxford Twp., Sussex Co., New Jersey.1,3 


  1. [S101] Unknown author, International Genealogical Index, Batch # 751308 Source call # 1058059 sheet 36 Type-Film. Patron sheets 1969-1991. Patron submitted forms.
  2. [S222] Walter Scott Lee, Gen. of Lee & France Families.
  3. [S222] Walter Scott Lee, Gen. of Lee & France Families, p. A20, THE HOWEY FAMILY. June 8th, 1791. An Account of Family Concerns. JACOB HOWEY. "The above record was found among the keepsakes of Jane Ann Bebout Lee by her son Richard Henry Lee after her death, February 16, 1916."

Thomas Davidson

Last Edited4 May 1998

Angela Davies1

F, d. 1982
Last Edited3 Feb 2007
Marriage*1957Angela Davies married Donald Melvin Africh, son of Anthony J. Africh and Mary Ana Tancabel, in 1957.1 
Death*1982Angela Davies died in 1982.1 
Married NameHer married name was Africh.2 


Donald Melvin Africh b. 2 August 1936, d. 16 June 1988
Children 1.Dana Lee Africh1 d. bef age 2
 2.Kelly Marie Africh1 d. bef age 2


  1. [S38] Individual contact, Donna Africh Snodgrass e-mail 1 Feb 2007.
  2. [S186] John Anicic personal contact.

(?) Davis1

Last Edited2 Apr 2000
Marriage*between 1838 and 1868(?) Davis married Hannah Whitecar, daughter of Jeremiah Whitaker and Sarah Keen, between 1838 and 1868 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 


Hannah Whitecar b. 8 April 1792, d. 7 February 1868


  1. [S183] Fairfield (Swing) Cemetery Marker. Cemetery of a Methodist Episcopal Church founded in 1680 on the Cohansey River in Fairfield Twp., Cumberland Co., NJ. Cemetery is on Back Neck, Road., Hannah W. Davis, late wife of James Everingham, Born April 8th 1792, Died Feb 7th 1868.

(?) Davis

Last Edited15 Feb 2014
Death*(?) Davis died; Y. 
Marriage*He married Sadie Mae Wingate


Sadie Mae Wingate b. 30 January 1900, d. 10 February 1985

Abel Davis1

M, b. 4 February 1784, d. 10 April 1857
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*4 February 1784Abel Davis was born on 4 February 1784.1 
Marriage*28 August 1810He married Abigail Ayars, daughter of Jacob (Rev) Ayars and Abigail Ayars, on 28 August 1810.1 
Death*10 April 1857Abel Davis died on 10 April 1857 at age 73.1 
Note*REF: WFT Vol 7, #143.1 


Abigail Ayars b. 10 October 1791, d. 1 April 1874


  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Allen D. Davis1

Last Edited29 Dec 2012
Marriage*before 1940Allen D. Davis married Edith Husted, daughter of Norman Husted and Frannie Buck, before 1940 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 


Edith Husted b. 12 May 1917, d. 1 December 1996


  1. [S570] 1940 United States Federal Census, Norman Husted household, 1940 US Federal Census; Census Place: Bridgeton, Cumberland, New Jersey; Roll: T627_2325; Page: 61A; Enumeration District: 6-10.
    Household Members:     
    Name     Age
    Norman Husted     53
    Fannie Husted     43 wife
    Edith H Davis     22 dau
    Allen D Davis     25 son-in-law.

Ann Davis1

F, b. 1758, d. February 1796
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*1758Ann Davis was born in 1758.1 
Marriage*January 1776She married Elijah Ayars, son of Nathan Ayars and Elizabeth Bowen, in January 1776.1 
Death*February 1796Ann Davis died in February 1796.1 
Married NameHer married name was Ayars.1 


Elijah Ayars b. 9 October 1753, d. 7 February 1818
Children 1.Oswell Ayars+1 b. 30 Dec 1776, d. c 1837
 2.Margaret Ayars1 b. c 1778
 3.Reese Ayars+1 b. 12 Sep 1780, d. 16 Feb 1858
 4.Clayton Ayars+1 b. 1782, d. 20 May 1867
 5.Clarissa Ayars1 b. 5 Sep 1784, d. 3 Mar 1867
 6.Tacy Ayars1 b. 5 Oct 1786, d. 20 Jul 1812
 7.Jonathan D. Ayars1 b. 13 Apr 1789, d. 31 Jan 1865
 8.George T. Ayars1 b. c 1791, d. b 1818


  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Anna S. Davis1

F, b. 30 March 1789, d. 9 December 1854
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*30 March 1789Anna S. Davis was born on 30 March 1789.1 
Marriage*29 November 1816She married Isaac Ayars, son of Micajah Ayars and Patience Robbins, on 29 November 1816.1 
Death*9 December 1854Anna S. Davis died on 9 December 1854 at Shiloh, Cumberland Co., New Jersey, at age 65.1 
Married NameHer married name was Ayars.1 


Isaac Ayars b. 8 September 1795, d. 24 February 1866
Children 1.Albert M. Ayars1 b. 13 Jul 1819, d. 20 Aug 1820
 2.Eliza Ann Ayars1 b. 15 Sep 1820
 3.Micajah Ayars1 b. 17 Nov 1821
 4.Eli B. Ayars1 b. 17 Jun 1824, d. 18 May 1906
 5.Sarah Ann Ayars1 b. 11 Jun 1827, d. 15 Oct 1828


  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Annie E. Davis1

Last Edited23 Dec 2002


  1. [S90] Unknown author, Marriage Certificate, Marriage return of Lorenzo Harris and Elizabeth C. Wellington. Lorenzo Harris, farmer residing in Elmer, Salem Co., NJ, age 35 married Elizabeth C. Wellington of Cederville [sic], Cumberland Co., NJ. Lorenzo is the 35 year old son of Joseph Harris and Eliza Hill. Elizabeth Wellington is 33, widow, last name Elizabeth Harris, daughter of Adam Wellington and Mary Conley. Marriage to place 11 July 1888 in Camden City, NJ. William H. Davis, Justice of Peace, witnesses Frederica Bollinger and Annie E. Davis. NJ Archives return 377-16-H308.

Azariah D. Davis1

M, b. 3 March 1798
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*3 March 1798Azariah D. Davis was born on 3 March 1798.1 
Marriage*14 February 1825He married Jane H. Ayars, daughter of Philip Ayars and Ruth Lennox, on 14 February 1825.1 
Note*REF: WFT Vol 7, #143.1 


Jane H. Ayars b. circa 1792


  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Azel Davis1

M, b. 11 June 1780
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*11 June 1780Azel Davis was born on 11 June 1780.1 
Marriage*26 September 1805He married Esther Ayars, daughter of Job Ayars and Lydia Ayars, on 26 September 1805.1 
Note*REF: WFT Vol 7, #143.1 


Esther Ayars b. 7 May 1786, d. 16 October 1844


  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Barzillai Davis1,2

M, b. 31 October 1790, d. 22 August 1837
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*31 October 1790Barzillai Davis was born on 31 October 1790 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.2 
Marriage*19 March 1812He married Ada Ayars, daughter of Enoch Ayars and Keziah Ayars, on 19 March 1812 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.2 
Marriage*25 February 1823Barzillai Davis married Susanna Ayars, daughter of Phineas Ayars and Amy Dunham, on 25 February 1823 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.2 
Death*22 August 1837Barzillai Davis died on 22 August 1837 at Stow Creek, Cumberland Co., New Jersey, at age 46.2 

Family 1

Ada Ayars b. 6 August 1789, d. before 1823
Children 1.Nathan A. Davis2 b. c 1813, d. 6 Mar 1840
 2.Caleb A. Davis2 b. 11 Jun 1815, d. 21 Jan 1888
 3.Keziah Davis2 b. 25 Dec 1817, d. 20 Nov 1887
 4.Phoebe Davis2 b. c 1819

Family 2

Susanna Ayars b. 11 January 1793, d. 5 February 1856


  1. [S13] H. Stanley Craig, Cumberland Co. Marriages, lists sp. as S. Bowen; shows marr. to Adey in 1812, assuming this is sister of Susanna.
  2. [S19] e-mail address.

Belford E. Davis1

M, b. 30 July 1821, d. 14 November 1892
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*30 July 1821Belford E. Davis was born on 30 July 1821.1 
Marriage*17 May 1843He married Ammi A. Ayars, daughter of Amasa Ayars and Sarah Davis, on 17 May 1843.1 
Death*14 November 1892Belford E. Davis died on 14 November 1892 at Shiloh, Cumberland Co., New Jersey, at age 71.1 
Note*REF: WFT Vol 7, #143.1 


Ammi A. Ayars b. 13 May 1821, d. 20 May 1891


  1. [S19] e-mail address.