m. bef. 1752
- James Davis1753 - 1844
Facts and Events
James Davis was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Revolutionary War Pension Information
Information from “Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records”, Vol. 2, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :
- Davis, James - born 8/1753 in Augusta County, Virginia; entered service Surry County, North Carolina; received Pension 1833 as James Sr., Stokes County, North Carolina. F-S2498, R755.
- James Davis (23 December 1793 - 06 May 1872) is the son of James Davis and his wife Margaret Dunlap. James Davis Sr. is believed to have come to the Town Fork area of present day Stokes County, North Carolina with his father William Davis. The family purchased large tracts of land along the Dan River near present day Danbury.