"Decendents of Samuel Baldwin Davis"
Updated December 13, 2010
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12/13/2010- Finally added the Probate Records from Jackson County that I copied in the County court house in Scottsboro several years ago. The probabe information is Dated NoveM 9, 1866. I also have added a copy of the marriage license for Nancy Davis to William Hill. She married him after Samuel B Davis (Sr) died. Also added a marriage license for another Samuel B Davis and Nancy Cardine Davis who were cousins as I understand.
2/17/07 - Anyone have an Davis family pictures to share please send them to me and I will post. They need to be linked to one of these Davis' :) Send to email@example.com
10/13/04 - 1920 Young Co. Texas Fedral Census showing Daniel B Davis and his wife Ella. Also shows two sons families John H Davis and Jim W. Davis.
8/10/04- Received a copy of a marriage license of a couple married at Daniel G. Davis' home and witnessed by Samuel B.(Baker) Davis and James Hunter. The license is of a Samuel Davis and Salley Cardine Davis. Also please note that Samuel Baker B. Davis who was the witness was married to the daughter of Daniel G Davis. There is a relationship between Daniel G. Davis and Samuel Baldwin Davis (father of Samuel Baker B. Davis)somewhere.. just need to find it. License is in below links.
3/3/04 - Updated this page to correct some information on Henry and William Davis.
William Davis>Henry Martin Davis(Sr)>Samuel Baldwin Davis>Daniel Boone Davis>John Henry Davis>Johnnie Boone Davis>Joe Robert Davis>Randy Dale Davis
NC>AL>Texas (Family History Migration that I know of of the above)
9/22/03- Great News... Thanks to one of my fellow Davis researcher we have new updates to Samuels's father/mother and grandfather. William was Samuel's Grandfater, and Henry Martin Davis was Samuel's father.
Willam Davis was born 1740 in Mecklenbur Co, NC Wife Unknown
Henry was born 8/27/1767 in Mecklenburg Co, NC and died 8/18/1857 in Bellefonte, Jackson Co, Al. Wife was Margaret Price. Henry married Margaret abt. 1790 in Rutherford Co, NC. She was born abt. 1770 and tiet between 1810-1818. Samuel Baldwin Davis was their son. I will be updating my webpage to include details of all Samuels relatives, brother, uncles, etc.
"July 8, 2002 Update - went to Jackson County and found some need probate information on Samuel Baldwin Davis (S.B. Davis). Will update my web page with information as soon as possible"
This family tree is being updated by Randy Davis. The purpose of this is to document my ancestors and those of my wife. I'm new at this so don't take all this as 100% accurate. Use it as a guide. Also, let me know if there are errors or if you have information to share. My hope is this will be a guide to all my kin that have an interest in finding their roots. If you find a connection, please let me know at firstname.lastname@example.org.
1850 Alabama Census, Jackson County, District 21, Household 171
(Note- Name is Samuel.. Looks like Sarah) See jpg on 1850 Census.)
Name Age Sex Occupation Born
Samuel B. Davis 53 M Farmer NC
Nancy Davis 45 F GA
Henry Davis 19 M Laborer TN
Thomas Davis 16 M Laborer AL
Nancy Davis 14 F AL
Marhta M. Davis 12 F AL
Sarah Davis 10 F AL
Samuel B. B. Davis 9 M AL
John P. Davis 6 M AL
Daniel B. Davis 1 M AL
Note John P. Davis is John Patrick Davis
Note Daniel B. Davis is Daniel Boone Davis
Samuel Baldwin Davis was married to Nancy Bradshaw. After Samuel died she married William Hill (Davis, Nancy to William Hill 06 Jul 1853 P.111.). 1860 Jackson County Census show William Hill along with Nancy, Sarah,S.B.(Samuel Baker B. Davis), J.P
- Old Letter - Page 2 (258 KB)
Letter from Daniel Martin continued
- Daniel Boone Davis and Sons (220 KB)
Daniel Boone and Sons Picture- Left to Right looking at it - EV, Samuel, Daniel Boone, Jim, Joe and John
- John Henry Davis Cemetery Headstone (40 KB)
September 24, 1877 in Alabama - d. Aug. 6, 1961. Buried in Restland Cemetery in Olney, Young County Texas. He was my Great-Grandfather. Married to Fannie Orsborn in life.
- Josiah S. Lam (19 KB)
Josiah S. Lam was married to Elizabeth Blackwell. They were parents to Mararetta (Lam) Batteas. They were Grandparents of Sarah Elizabeth Batteas. They were the GGrandparents of Thomas Isaac Martin. They were the GGGG Grandparents of Randy D Davis.
- Daniel Boone Davis and Sons - Early Photo (249 KB)
This is an early photo of Daniel Boone Davis and sons-
Joe, OK(EV ?), John, Daniel Boone, Jim, Sam
- Estate of Minor Sarah Davis-Nov 9, 1866 (568 KB)
Estate of Minor Sarah Davis-Nov 9, 1866
- Winnie Bell (Davis) Barron (28 KB)
Young Winnie Bell Davis, daughter of John Henry Davis, sister to Johnnie Boone Davis. She was married to Kenner Barron.
- Elender (Dameron) Davis (140 KB)
Elender was wife of Daniel Boone Davis. This picture was around 1880 we think.
- William Davis Senior Land Grant 1831-Jackson Co (66 KB)
Land Grant of William Davis Senior 1831 signed by Andrew Jackson. William was father of Henry Martin Davis and Grandfather of Samuel Baldwin Davis.
- Final Settlement of Samuel B Davis-Nov 9, 1866 (1135 KB)
Final Settlement of Samuel B Davis-Nov 9, 1866
- 1870 Bosque Texas Census - Lucian Martin & Family (692 KB)
Lucian Martin and Family - Bosque County Texas Household 791.
- Graveyard Headstone- Elender and Daniel B Davis (101 KB)
Headstone of Elender (Dameron) Davis and Daniel Boon(e) Davis. Restland Cemetery in Olney, Texas.
- Samuel Baldwin Davis-Land Grant 1839 (145 KB)
Land Grant to Samuel Baldwin Davis- 1839, Jackson Co. Alabama. Near his Grandfathers land grant.
- Final Settlement Probate for Minor Daniel B Davis- (1409 KB)
Final Settlement Probate for Minor Daniel B Davis-Detail-Nov 9, 1866
- 1860 Census - Jackson Co Alabama, partial (164 KB)
Page 279 showing Nancy Davis and kids after she remarried to William Hill after Samuel died. On the attached S.B. (Samuel Baker B. Davis), J.P. (John Patrick Davis), D.B. (Daniel Boone Davis) and two Garlands
- Graveyard Headstone- Lucian Decalb Martin (59 KB)
Headstone marker of Lucian Decalb Martin & wife. Taken at Martin Cemetery, Bosque County, NW of Iredell Texas.
- Marriage- Samuel Davis to Salley Cardine Davis (206 KB)
This is the marriage license of Sameul Davis to Salley Cardine Davis. It was performed at Daniel G Davis' home and witnessed by Samuel B.Davis. Samuel BB Davis is Samuel Baldwin Davis son. It is believed that the Samuel who married Salley is the son of Daniel G Davis. Close family...
- Graveyard Footstone - Lucian Decalb Martin (60 KB)
Confederate footstone marker of Lucian Decalb Martin. Taken at Martin Cemetery, Bosque County, NW of Iredell Texas. Land cemetery is on was originally owned by Lucian Decalb Martin.
- 1850 Census, Jackson County, Alabama, District 21 (2132 KB)
Samuel B. Davis and Family. Note their is an error on many geneology searches that show this as Sarah B. Davis (It is Samuel B. Davis). Has Samuel, Wife Nancy and their kids to include Daneil Boone Davis.
- Samuel BB Davis & Salley Cardine Davis Marriage (9265 KB)
Marriage license of Samuel B.B Davis son of Samuel B Davis. Samuel BB Married Salley Cardine Davis. Note - not sure who Samuel B Davis witness is since Samuel BB Davis father Samuel B Davis was dead before this date. Might be his self witnessing. Also, note Daniel G Davis married them. Note. It is believed that Salley is daughter of Daniel G Davis. Also, in 1870 Daniel was living in same cabine as Reney Vaught and his child Germoe Vaught.
- Lucian Decalb Martin (204 KB)
This a picture of Lucian Decalb Martin, estimate about 1900.
- Sarah Elizabeth and William Joshua Martin (36 KB)
My Great-Grandparents on my mother side of family- Sarah Elizabeth (Batteas) Martin and her husband William Joshua Martin.
- Estate of Minor Sarah Davis-Nov 9, 1866 (568 KB)
Estate of Minor Sarah Davis-Nov 9, 1866.jpg
- Will of Sussanna Martin (238 KB)
This is the will of Sussanna Martin from Kershaw District, South Carolina. She was wife of David Martin.
Green MARTIN b: ABT. 1770
William MARTIN b: ABT. 1774
John T. MARTIN b: 21 NOV 1775
Francis A. MARTIN b: ABT. 1777
Betsy MARTIN b: ABT. 1780
Sherwood MARTIN b: 1783 in South Carolina
- Estate of Minor Daniel B Davis-Nov 9, 1866 (571 KB)
Estate of Minor Daniel B Davis-Nov 9, 1866
- Davis Cemetery - Near Hollytree, Jackson Co., Al (124 KB)
This cenetery is located in Township 3 South, Range 3 East, Section 12, near Hollytree about 1/2 miles west of State Hwy 65. The land was entered by William Davis in 1830. It is believed that Samuel B. Davis Sr. and wife Nancy are buried here in unmarked graves. Four of their children are here with marked tombstones. It needs some serious clean up and fences as cows have trashed it and owner not keeping the area protected.
- Old Letter-Page 1 With Comments on Sherwood Martin (255 KB)
This letter is from Daniel Martin written in 1858. It's to Mr and Mrs. Emanuel Parker from Daneil M. Martin. Has good information on Sherwood Martin.
- Estate of Minor John P Davis-Nov 9, 1866. (522 KB)
Estate of Minor John P Davis-Nov 9, 1866.
- Estate of Minor Samuel B Davis-Nov 9, 1866 (560 KB)
Estate of Minor Samuel B Davis-Nov 9, 1866
- Davis Cemetery - Hollytree, Jackson County, Alabam (3 KB)
This is my Davis Family Grave yard in Hollytree, Jackson County Alabama.
- Information on John Martin from Ireland (1 KB)
Information on John Martin from Ireland
- OLD BELLEFONTE CEMETERY, JACKSON COUNTY, ALABAMA (7 KB)
Burial place of Henry Martin Davis, Sr. and other Davis'
- Martin Cemetery, Bosque County, Texas (5 KB)
Information on Graves of Martins to include Lucian Decalb Martin (my GG Grandfather, William Joshua Martin (my G Grandfather) and Thomas Isaac Martin (my Grandfather) and others. Visited Archer City Texas Cemetary, Hico Cemetary, Iredell Martin Cemetary.
- My Familes of the South (57 KB)
Decendents of Henry Martin Davis. Thanks to Jeanette Cuthriell for the information.
- Homer T Martin Information - Killed in Germany WW1 (21 KB)
Link to Ancestory.com person that has line of Oscar T. Martin. (Oscar is son o Isacc Martin and Grandson of Lucian Decalb Martin.
- Davis Research Info- from J.Cuthrill 9/25/03 (22 KB)
This contains a lot of the research references send to me by j.Cuthrill
- Edward Mathis' Obiturary (1 KB)
This is the obituary of Ed Mathis from the Dallas Morning News Archives
- Civil War Veterans Buried in Jackson County, Al (62 KB)
Shown in Blue is known Davis Kin. Also have highlighted other Davis in Black. Also show other 4th Tennessee in Red.
- 1920 Young County Texas Fedral Census (9 KB)
This census shows that Daniel B Davis and his wife Ella where living in Farmer, Young County, Texas. Also shown on census in differernt households were two of their sons ( Jim W. Davis and family along with John H Davis and his family).
- Sherwood Martin and Decendents to Randy D Davis (84 KB)
This rich text file1 contains the family history of Sherwood Martin to Randy D Davis. This information provided by Bob Martin and Carrie Mixon
- Davis - Hill Info. and 1860 Jackson Co Al Info. (1 KB)
1860 Jackson County Alabama Census info on Davis' to include remarriage of Nancy (Bradshaw) Davis to William Hill.
- 4th Tennessee ( Starnes-McLemore Regiment ), CSA (1 KB)
Sons of Samuel B. Davis that served in the conderate army.