Person:Barnabas Davis (5)

Barnabas Davis
b.Abt 1599
m. 1 Jul 1628
  1. Samuel Davis1629 -
  2. John DavisAbt 1631 - 1687
  3. James Davis1633 -
  4. Patience Davis1636 -
  5. Barnabas DavisAbt 1638 - Bef 1685
  6. Nathaniel DavisAbt 1644 - 1724
  7. Hopewell DavisAbt 1646 -
Facts and Events
Name[1] Barnabas Davis
Gender Male
Birth? Abt 1599
Marriage 1 Jul 1628 Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, Englandto Patience James
Emigration[1] 1635 Blessing
Residence[1] 1635 Connecticut (colony), Kingdom of England
Residence[1] 1639 Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Death[1] 27 Nov 1685 Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Alt Death[1] 28 Nov 1685 Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Estate Inventory[1] 15 Feb 1685/86 Presented that date.


Blessing (1635)
The people who probably sailed on the blessing are known based on lists compiled at port in 1635.
Sailed: July 1635 from London, England under Master John Lester
Arrived: Sep 1635 at Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony

Passengers:
~50 (Full List)
Henry Beck - Thomas Biggs - Jo. Briggs - Gilbert Brooke - William Brooke - Christion Buck - John Burles - Nathaniell Byham - Richard Cope - William Cope - Suzan Danes - Barnabie Davies - Jo. Fitch - Hathoway, Jo. Hathoway - Richard Hollingworth and family - Elizabeth Holly - Mary Hubbard - Christian Hunter and family - Edward Ingram - Jo. Jackson and family - Thomas King - Suzan King - Robert and Elizabeth Lewes - Nicholas Long - Jo. Manifold - Richard More - Jo. Mory - Thomazin Munson - Robert Onyon - Nicholas Robinson and family - Robert Salwell and family - Richard Sexton - Mary Spratt - Jo. Stucbridge and family - Thomas Trentum - Robert Turner - Sara Tynkler - William Vassall and family

Resources: Primary Sources:
Other information: Passenger list - Olive Tree


References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 Barnabas Davis, in Anderson, Robert Charles; George F. Sanborn; and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635. (NEHGS, 1999-2011)
    II:286-292.

    ORIGIN: Tetbury, Gloucestershire.
    RETURN TRIPS: Returned to England in early 1636, then back to Connecticut in 1636, to England again in 1637, and then back to New England permanently in 1639.
    OCCUPATION: Tallow chandler [MLR 10:382].
    The "inventory of the estate of Barnabas Davis, who deceased November the 28th, 1685," presented on 15 February 1685/6, totalled £76 17s. 6d., of which £55 10s. was real estate: "two acres & 3 quarters of land in the field," £41; "a cow common," £5 10s.; and "two woodlots," £9. A late addition to the inventory was "more due from Stephen Willows in money for land," £20. Debts against the estate totalled £30 8s. 6d., including a debt "to Nathaniel Davis for money lent his father to buy a 3 quarter lot of Deacon Cutler," £5 [MPR 6:278-79].
    BIRTH: About 1599 (aged 36 in 1635 [Hotten 108]; deposed about 4 April 1660 aged "about sixty years" [MCF Folio #25]; deposed 25 June 1661 "60 years or thereabouts" [MCF Folio #26]; d. 27 November 1685 aged "about 86" [ChVR 1:130]).
    DEATh: Charlestown 27 November 1675 "about 86" [ChVR 1:130] or 28 November 1685 (from inventory).