Person:Robert Davis (129)

Robert Davis
m. Est 1747
  1. William Davis, Sr.Abt 1747 - 1842
  2. Robert Davis1754 - 1843
  3. Thomas Davis, of Logan County, VA1755 - 1825
  4. John Davis, Jr.1758 - 1841
  5. Mary Davis1759 -
  6. Jemima Davis1761 -
  7. James Davis1763 - 1831
  8. Elizabeth "Betty" Davis1770 - Aft 1870
m. Aug 1772
Facts and Events
Name Robert Davis
Gender Male
Birth[1] 18 Apr 1754 Albemarle County, Virginia
Marriage Aug 1772 Virginiato Ararilla Wood
Death[1] 22 Mar 1843 Clinton County, Kentucky
  1. 1.0 1.1 Davis Families of Kentucky.

    Robert Davis was born 18 April 1754 in Amherst Co., Va; died 22 March 1843; married in August 1772 in Virginia to Ararilla (Air-a-rilla) Wood, daughter of Henry and Judith Wood. Robert was a cripple and not in the ___ and Ararilla both lived through the Revolutionary War against England. They moved from Virginia to North Carolina, then back to Virginia again, leaving there for Sevier Co., Tennessee and in 1804 was in Wayne Co., Ky. Ararilla survived Robert but just a day or two and they are buried together, in the same grave. They lived in that part of Wayne which became Clinton County. Their son was Rev. Absolom Davis who was born 2 June 1797 in Sevier Co., Tenn; died 30 Sept. 1858 in Clinton County, Ky., and buried at the Davis Chapel Methodist Cemetery; when 23 years old, Absolom married Miss Allie Fair Guffey in 1820 in Wayne Co. She was the daughter of Ephraim Guffey and Sarah "Sally" Denny, daughter of Samuel Denny.


    4.SR. ROBERT2 DAVIS (JOHN1) was born April 18, 1754 in Albermarle Co. VA, and died March 22, 1843 in Dlinton Co. KY.He married ARVILLA WOOD August 1772 in VA., daughter of HENRY WOOD and ARVILLA UNKNOWN.She was born 1754 in Bortourt Co. VA., and died March 23, 1843 in Clinton Co. KY.

    Children of ROBERT DAVIS and ARVILLA WOOD are:

    i. THOMAS3 DAVIS, b. April 17, 1773, VA; d. Y.
    ii. MARGARET DAVIS, b. August 22, 1776, VA; d. Y.
    iii. MAILIE DAVIS, b. March 22, 1780, VA; d. Y.
    iv. JT. ROBERT DAVIS, b. April 12, 1782, VA; d. Y.
    v. JAMES DAVIS, b. June 09, 1787; d. Y.
    vi. ELIZABETH DAVIS, b. September 19, 1789, VA; d. Y.
    14. vii. WILLIAM DAVIS, b. November 20, 1792, VA; d. May 05, 1878.
    viii. JEMIMA DAVIS, b. April 16, 1794, VA; d. April 16, 1794, VA.
    ix. BELFIELD DAVIS, b. May 04, 1795, VA; d. May 08, 1795, VA.
    15. x. ABSOLOM DAVIS, b. June 03, 1797, Severille, TN; d. September 30, 1858, KY.
    xi. ARVILLA DAVIS, b. May 05, 1800, VA; d. Y.