Howey and Mrak Genealogy - Person Page 141

Benjamin Davis1

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Last Edited10 Apr 2010

Citations

  1. [S561] Bridgeton Evening News, Obituary of William S. Venable, 10 Feb 1905, via genealogybank.com.

Caleb A. Davis1

M, b. 11 June 1815, d. 21 January 1888
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*11 June 1815Caleb A. Davis was born on 11 June 1815.1 
He was the son of Barzillai Davis and Ada Ayars.1 
Marriage*17 March 1835Caleb A. Davis married Keziah R. Ayars, daughter of Elias Ayars and Rebecca Ayars, on 17 March 1835.1 
Death*21 January 1888Caleb A. Davis died on 21 January 1888 at age 72.1 

Family

Keziah R. Ayars b. 18 March 1818, d. 18 July 1890

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Caroline Davis

F
Last Edited15 Feb 2014
Caroline Davis was the daughter of Howard Davis and Lucy Fogg
Death*Caroline Davis died; Y. 

Catherine Elizabeth Davis1

F
Last Edited6 Nov 1999
Marriage*Catherine Elizabeth Davis married Joseph Wilson Sharp Jr., son of Joseph Wilson Sharp Sr. and Jennie Ogden Sharp

Citations

  1. [S164] Inc. Brøderbund Software, World Family Tree Vol. 5, Ed. 1, Tree #3237, Date of Import: Nov 6, 1999.

David Davis

M, b. 19 August 1763, d. 18 September 1833
Last Edited13 Jul 2003
Marriage*David Davis married Rachel (?).1 
Birth*19 August 1763David Davis was born on 19 August 1763 at Salem Co., New Jersey.2 
He was the son of Jacob Davis and Esther Wilkins
Marriage1807David Davis married Abigail Matlack, daughter of Thomas Matlack and Abigail Heuling, in 1807.2 
Marriage*1 December 1808David Davis married Abigail Matlack, daughter of Thomas Matlack and Abigail Heuling, on 1 December 1808 at Pilesgrove Friends Meeting, Pilesgrove Twp., Salem Co., New Jersey.3 
Death*18 September 1833David Davis died on 18 September 1833 at Woodstown, Woodstown Boro., Salem Co., New Jersey, at age 70; in his 71 year.2,4,5 
Note* (an unknown value).3 
(Witness) Property13 December 1790William Howey owned land adjoining property sold; Sold land. Indenture dated 13 Dec 1790. William Howey of Mansfield Twp to John Kitchen of Alexandria, Huntingdon Co. Sherriff in indenture dated 25 November 1786 had sold to William Howey land in the township of Mansfield beginning at the corner of David Davis' lot, 176 1/4 acres. William and wife, Mary convey to John Kitchen for 264 pounds, seven shillings and six pence on 13 December 1790.6 
Property20 June 1800David Davis sold property in 11 acres, Pilesgrove Twp., Salem Co., New Jersey to Joshua Howey on 20 June 1800.1 
Property*20 June 1800Joshua Howey sold property in Pilesgrove Twp., Salem Co., New Jersey to David Davis on 20 June 1800; On June 20, 1800 Joshua Howey sold to David Davis, yeoman of Waterford Twp, Gloucester County, 11 acres in Pilesgrove twp. part of 33 acres which his father, David Davis, Esq., had owned and sold to Israel Lock in 1754. The witnesses were Joseph Davis and Samuel Pine. (Salem Deeds B:459). and on the same day, David Davis, and Rachel, his wife of Waterford Twp, sold 11 other acres to Joshua Howey, which David had bought March 9, 1774. The same men witnessed the deed. ( Salem Deeds B:375). A further note here says see GCHS Bulletin 3:30; GCBP 22).1
 
(Witness) Property4 April 1808Isaac Howey was administrator of the estate of Isaac Howey and, as such, administered the completion of the sale of property; Davis was the administrator of the estate of Isaac Howey. There was a contract between Isaac Howey and John Howey to sell the property at the time of Isaac's death. John sought relief from the New Jersey state legislature to authorize Davis to fulfill the contract. An Act of the Legislature dated 12 Nov 1807 authorized the sale. The property was 63 acres 2 roods 16 perches on the road from Swedesboro to Oldman's Creek situate in Woolwich, Gloucester Co. Sale was completed on 4 Apr 1808 for one dollar. A further sum of $250 was paid. Part of the land was that sold by Issac Richman, wife Rachel and William Mulford on 13 Sep. 1806. Sale recorded 11 April 1808. Deed also mentions children and heirs at law of Issac Howey deceased. They are Mary Howey, Benjamin Howey, Rebecca Howey, Isaac Howey, Ann Howey, Hope Howey and Martha Howey.7 
Residence*1 December 1808David Davis lived on 1 December 1808 at Pilesgrove Friends Meeting, Pilesgrove Twp., Salem Co., New Jersey.3 

Family 1

Rachel (?)
Marriage*He married Rachel (?).1 

Family 2

Abigail Matlack b. 1771, d. 13 July 1826
Marriage1807David Davis married Abigail Matlack, daughter of Thomas Matlack and Abigail Heuling, in 1807.2 
Marriage*1 December 1808David Davis married Abigail Matlack, daughter of Thomas Matlack and Abigail Heuling, on 1 December 1808 at Pilesgrove Friends Meeting, Pilesgrove Twp., Salem Co., New Jersey.3 
Children 1.David M. Davis b. 3 Oct 1809, d. 5 Aug 1887
 2.Joseph Davis b. 27 Nov 1811

Citations

  1. [S253] Unknown author, Valerie Caulfield, via e-mail 4/6/2003. On June 20, 1800 Joshua Howey sold to David Davis, yeoman of Waterford Twp, Gloucester County, 11 acres in Pilesgrove twp. part of 33 acres which his father, David Davis, Esq., had owned and sold to Israel Lock in 1754. The witnesses were Joseph Davis and Samuel Pine. (Salem Deeds B:459). and on the same day, David Davis, and Rachel, his wife of Waterford Twp, sold 11 other acres to Joshua Howey, which David had bought March 9, 1774. The same men witnessed the deed. ( Salem Deeds B:375). A further note here says see GCHS Bulletin 3:30; GCBP 22).
  2. [S35] John Davis & Dorothea Gotherson, Salem Co. HS Pub.- John Davis & Dorothea Gotherson.
  3. [S34] Unknown author, Salem County (NJ) Marriages, Pilesgrove Friend Meeting records.
  4. [S54] Howey Family Bible.
  5. [S334] Benjamin M. Howey Bible.
  6. [S167] Sussex Co., NJ Deed Book: Book O, p. 96-99, unknown repository.
  7. [S181] Gloucester Co NJ Deeds on microfilm: Book L, number 400.

David M. Davis

M, b. 3 October 1809, d. 5 August 1887
Last Edited1 Apr 2001
Birth*3 October 1809David M. Davis was born on 3 October 1809. 
He was the son of David Davis and Abigail Matlack
Marriage*7 May 1834David M. Davis married Sarah Ann Smith on 7 May 1834.1 
Death*5 August 1887David M. Davis died on 5 August 1887 at age 77. 

Citations

  1. [S54] Howey Family Bible.

David S. Davis

M, b. 21 March 1894
Last Edited15 Feb 2014
Death*David S. Davis died; Y. 
Birth*21 March 1894He was born on 21 March 1894. 
He was the son of Henry L. Davis and Mary Ida Shimp

Edith Davis

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Last Edited15 Feb 2014
Edith Davis was the daughter of Howard Davis and Lucy Fogg
Death*Edith Davis died; Y. 
Marriage*She married Everest Branch
Married NameHer married name was Branch. 

Elijah Davis1

M, b. 7 November 1778, d. February 1846
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*7 November 1778Elijah Davis was born on 7 November 1778.1 
Marriage*25 July 1821He married Margaret Ayars, daughter of Jonathan Ayars and Abigail Loper, on 25 July 1821.1 
Death*February 1846Elijah Davis died in February 1846 at age 67.1 
Note*REF: WFT Vol 7, #143.1 

Family

Margaret Ayars d. March 1822

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Elijah Davis1

M
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Marriage*Elijah Davis married Edith Ayars, daughter of Joseph Ayars and Rebecca Davis.1 

Family

Edith Ayars b. 10 March 1789

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Elizabeth Davis1

F
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Marriage*Elizabeth Davis married Elijah Bowen, son of Clifton Bowen and Martha (?).1 

Family

Elijah Bowen b. 11 March 1759

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Emma A. Davis1

F, b. 20 December 1803, d. 5 February 1830
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*20 December 1803Emma A. Davis was born on 20 December 1803.1 
Marriage*22 July 1821She married Jonathan Ayars, son of Jonathan Ayars and Abigail Loper, on 22 July 1821.1 
Death*5 February 1830Emma A. Davis died on 5 February 1830 at age 26.1 
Married NameHer married name was Ayars.1 

Family

Jonathan Ayars b. 20 December 1797, d. 24 March 1872
Children 1.Mary Ann Ayars1 b. 7 Mar 1822, d. Apr 1901
 2.Margaret Ayars1 b. 26 Sep 1824, d. 4 May 1904
 3.Edgar Ayars1 b. 18 Mar 1827
 4.Edwin Ayars1 b. 18 Mar 1827, d. 27 Jul 1830
 5.Emma Ann Ayars1 b. 27 Nov 1829, d. 27 Jul 1830

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Esther Davis1,2

F, b. 1750, d. 25 June 1823
Last Edited22 Aug 2005
Birth*1750Esther Davis was born in 1750.1 
Marriage*20 May 1777She married Ananias Ireland, son of Jacob Ireland and Mary (?), on 20 May 1777 at Pittsgrove Baptist Church Records, Pittsgrove, Salem Co., New Jersey.1,3 
Death*25 June 1823Esther Davis died on 25 June 1823 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 
Married Namecirca 1770 As of circa 1770,her married name was Ireland.1 

Family

Ananias Ireland b. 1743, d. 15 May 1796

Citations

  1. [S142] Compiler H. Stanley Craig, Cumberland Co. Genealogical Data, p. 88.
  2. [S152] Compiler H. Stanley Craig, Salem Co. Gen. Data, Vol. I, p. 129. Marriage, Pittsgrove Baptist Church Records.
  3. [S152] Compiler H. Stanley Craig, Salem Co. Gen. Data, Vol. I, p. 129. Pittsgrove Baptist Church Records.

Hannah Davis1

F, b. 23 March 1844
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*23 March 1844Hannah Davis was born on 23 March 1844.1 
Marriage*16 November 1865She married Joshua M. Ayars, son of Caleb Ayars and Lydia Maxon, on 16 November 1865.1 
Married NameHer married name was Ayars.1 

Family

Joshua M. Ayars b. 29 September 1840

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Hannah Davis1

F
Last Edited11 May 2006
Marriage*Hannah Davis married John Ogden, son of David Ogden and Martha Houlston.1 

Family

John Ogden b. 4 May 1698, d. 6 February 1742

Citations

  1. [S412] The Quaker Ogdens in America, page 48.

Henry L. Davis

M, b. 11 July 1852
Last Edited15 Feb 2014
Death*Henry L. Davis died; Y. 
Birth*11 July 1852He was born on 11 July 1852. 
He was the son of Isaac Davis and Phebe Ann Shimp
Marriage*1 September 1880Henry L. Davis married Mary Ida Shimp on 1 September 1880. 

Family

Mary Ida Shimp b. 13 December 1859
Children 1.Phebe Ann Davis b. 30 May 1881
 2.Katherine Davis+ b. 7 Oct 1884, d. 13 Sep 1954
 3.Howard Davis+ b. 24 Aug 1889
 4.David S. Davis b. 21 Mar 1894

Howard Davis

M, b. 24 August 1889
Last Edited15 Feb 2014
Death*Howard Davis died; Y. 
Marriage*He married Lucy Fogg
Birth*24 August 1889Howard Davis was born on 24 August 1889. 
He was the son of Henry L. Davis and Mary Ida Shimp

Family

Lucy Fogg
Children 1.Caroline Davis
 2.Edith Davis+

Isaac Davis1

M, b. 28 May 1810, d. 21 September 1887
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*28 May 1810Isaac Davis was born on 28 May 1810 at New Jersey.1 
He was the son of Samuel Davis and Lucy Ayars.1 
Marriage*22 November 1832Isaac Davis married Phebe Ann Heritage on 22 November 1832 at Salem, Salem, New Jersey.1 
Death*21 September 1887Isaac Davis died on 21 September 1887 at age 77.1 
Note*REF: E-mail from David Heiden ([email protected]@emory.edu).1 

Family

Phebe Ann Heritage b. 18 July 1814, d. 28 April 1880

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Isaac Davis

M, b. 28 May 1810
Last Edited15 Feb 2014
Death*Isaac Davis died; Y. 
Marriage*He married Phebe Ann Shimp, daughter of Judah Shimp and Phebe Campbell Heritage
Birth*28 May 1810Isaac Davis was born on 28 May 1810. 
He was the son of Samuel Davis and Lucy (?)

Family

Phebe Ann Shimp b. 18 July 1814
Child 1.Henry L. Davis+ b. 11 Jul 1852

Jacob Davis

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Last Edited4 May 1998
Note* (an unknown value).1 

Family

Esther Wilkins
Child 1.David Davis+ b. 19 Aug 1763, d. 18 Sep 1833

Citations

  1. [S34] Unknown author, Salem County (NJ) Marriages, Pilesgrove Friend Meeting records.