Person:Thomas Davis (167)

Thomas Davis
b.bef. 1735
d.bef. 21 May 1765 Augusta County, Virginia
  • HThomas Davisbef 1735 - bef 1765
  • W.  Jane (add)
m. bef. 1755
  1. Thomas M. Davis, Jr.1755 - 1800
  2. Nancy Davisbef 1765 -
Facts and Events
Name Thomas Davis
Gender Male
Birth? bef. 1735
Marriage bef. 1755 to Jane (add)
Death? bef. 21 May 1765 Augusta County, Virginia

Thomas Davis was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Old Augusta

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Estate Records

  • Page 395.--21st May, 1765. John Archer's bond (with Geo. Skileron) as administrator of Thomas Davis.
  • Page 464.--22d August, 1766. Thomas Davis' appraisement (by Jas. Reyburn, Jos. Reaburn, Wm. Mathews), recorded.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - NOVEMBER, 1762 (A). - Davis vs. Cowdon.--1761. Mr. Samuel Cowdon & Co. to Thomas Davis, debtor. To ferrying twelve wagons twice at New River, 24 times at 5/9 per time, £6.18.0; to one man and three horses twice, £0.5.0; to James Leister one horse four times, £0.3.4; to Samuet Cowdon one horse six times, £0.5.0. (Note: same Thomas Davis?)
  • Vol. 1 - MAY 25, 1765. - (409) Thomas Davis and Jane vs. Thos. Hicklin, Wm. Eddens and Abraham Haffenstall.-- Abates by death of plaintiffs. (Note: perhaps Thomas and Jane were killed by Indians?)