Stephen Davis

Male 1767 - 1863  (96 years)


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  • Name Stephen Davis 
    Born 1767 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1863 
    Notes 
    • 1791, Feb 22 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 300
      Ordered that Stephen Davis be bound to Jesse Brown to learn the trade of a hatter for a term of his being of age, which will be Nov 14, 1794.

      1798, May 16 -- Land Grant #1541, Moore County, NC
      Stephen Davis [assignee of Adam Shuffield] received 50 acres located south of Cabin Creek adjoining Levy Deaton and Adam Sheffield. John Smith and Levy Deaton were chain carriers. [Editor's Note: Jeremiah Williams deeded to John Needham Sr. 1804]

      1798, May 16 -- Land Grant #1542, Moore County, NC
      Stephen Davis [assignee of Adam Shuffield] received 50 acres located east of Dry Creek adjoining his own line and Everet Smith. John Smith and Levy Deaton were chain carriers. [Editor's Note: Jeremiah Williams deeded to John Needham Sr. 1804]

      1800 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 72
      Stephen Davis
      (16-25) 2M 1F
      (0-10) 1M 2F

      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 624
      Stephen Davis
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (16-26) 1M
      (10-16) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 1M 1F

      1820 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 311
      Stephen Davis
      (45+) 1M
      (26-45) 1F
      (16-26) 1M 2F
      (16-18) 1M
      (10-16) 2M
      (0-10) 2M 2F

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 455
      Stepn. Davis
      (50-60) 1M
      (30-40) 1F
      (20-30) 2M
      (15-20) 1M 1F
      (10-15) 1M 1F

      1840 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 169
      Stephen Davis
      (70-80) 1M
      (50-60) 1F
      (20-30) 1M
      Slaves (10-23) 2F (0-10) 1F

      1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 247-B
      Stephen Davis 77 M, Farmer, Born in NC
      Elizabeth Davis 68 F, Born in NC
      Archibald Davis 29 M, Famrer, $430 Real Estate, Born in NC
      Mary Davis 25 F, Born in NC
      John Davis 2 M, Born in NC

      1850 -- Census, Slave Schedule, Moore County, NC Page 361
      Owner - Stephen Davis
      24 F, Black
      21 F, Black
      9 F, Black
      7 M, Black
      7 F, Black
      6 M, Black
      4 M, Black
      6/12 M, Black
      1/12 M, Black

      1860 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 210
      Sphen Davis 88 M, Farmer, $3500 Real Estate Born in SC
      Elizabeth Davis 84 F, Born in NC

      1860 -- Census, Slave Schedule, Moore County, NC Page 219-B
      Owner - Stephen Davis
      33 F, Black
      18 M, Black
      1 Slave House
    Person ID I07386  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2019 

    DNA Tests  54 DNA tests are associated with Stephen Davis 

    Father Robert Davis,   b. 1744,   d. 1828  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Cibby 
    Family ID F4977  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Smith,   b. 1769,   d. 1863  (Age 94 years)  [1
    Children 
     1. Susannah Davis,   b. 22 Jun 1796
     2. William Davis,   b. 20 Aug 1798
    +3. Elizabeth Davis,   b. 23 Nov 1800,   bur. Moore County, NC at Davis Cemetery #231 Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Robert "Robin" Davis,   b. 8 Oct 1804,   d. 11 Jul 1878  (Age 73 years)
    +5. Jesse Davis,   b. 04 Jan 1807,   d. 01 Dec 1887  (Age 80 years)
    +6. John Davis,   b. 16 Dec 1808
    +7. Mathew Davis,   b. 1811
    +8. Mary Catherine Davis,   b. 12 Dec 1813
    +9. Martha Clementine Davis,   b. 10 Feb 1816,   d. 1889  (Age 72 years)
    +10. Archibald McNeill Davis,   b. 4 Jul 1819,   d. 27 Jul 1880  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 17 May 2016 
    Family ID F2358  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1541 - Stephen Davis
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1541 - Stephen Davis
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1542 - Stephen Davis
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1542 - Stephen Davis
    1799 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1781 - Burrel Deaton
    1799 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1781 - Burrel Deaton
    1815 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2470 - Stephen Davis
    1815 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2470 - Stephen Davis
    1844 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3373 - Stephen Sheffield
    1844 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3373 - Stephen Sheffield

    Histories
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Courtesy of the NC Archives.
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    DNA Results and Analysis for Moore County families including Allen, Barrett, Bean, Brewer, Britt, Brown, Caddell, Cagle, Carpenter, Chriscoe, Cockman, Cole, Davis, Deaton, Dunn, Furr, Garner, Hardin, Horner, Hunsucker, Hussey, Jackson, Kennedy, Key, Maness, McIntosh, McNeill, Melton, Monroe, Moore, Morgan, Muse, Nall, Phillips, Richardson, Ritter, Sanders, Seawell, Sheffield, Smith, Stewart, Stutts, Sullivan, Wallace, Williams and Williamson.
    1795 Petition, Moore County, NC - Courthouse Relocation
    1795 Petition, Moore County, NC - Courthouse Relocation
    1795, Jan -- Petition, Nov 1794-Feb 1795 General Assembly Session Records, Box 3 Folder 15
    The following citizens of Moore County petitioned the General Assembly to move the courthouse to a more suitable location. Signers include: [selected signers] Michal Dickinson, Kindred Muse, James Hill, Himrick Hill, Kindred Muse, John Baton, Donald Martin, Murdoch Martin, Wm. Wright, Joseph Wright, Ezekieh Dunn, Dannel McLeod, Thomas Dunn, John Ritchardson, John Dunn, Gorg Morgin, Wm. Morgen, W. Barrett, Adam Comer, John Comer, Leanard Caggle, Andrew White, Thomas Smithermon, James Elkins, Ruben Freman, John Shuffeld, John Sheffeld, George Williams, Stephen Davis, Jesse Brown JP, William Dunn, Stephen Ritchandson, Ansel Melton Sener., Everit Wallis, Wm. Key, Nathaniel Melton, David Richardson, James Manes, John Gilliam, Christyen Stuts, Bartholomew Dunn, Angus MacIver and Allen Beaton.
    1815 Petition Moore County NC Taxation.pdf
    1815 Petition Moore County NC Taxation.pdf
    1815 -- Petition, Nov-Dec 1815 General Assembly Session Records, Box 2 - Petitions
    The following citizens of Moore County petitioned the General Assembly regarding taxation and the valuation of property: [selected signers] John McAulay Junr., Robt, Graham, Ambrose Mainess, Leonard Furr, Jesse Ritter Senr., Allan McLane, Thos. Ritter, Jno, Ritter, Everet Ritter, Benajmin Dunn, William Wright, Alexander McIntosh, Neil McIntosh, Hector McNeill, Martin Martin, William Williamson, William Lewis, Amus Dowdy, Henry Stutts, Jams. Manes, James Morgan, Nord. Matheson, Malcolm Morison, Christopher Bethune, Norman McDuffey, Allan Morison, Alexanr. Morison, William Dunn (wet), Bartholomew Dunn Sr., Wm. Dunn, Saml. Dunn, Bartholomew Dunn Junr., John Newton, Normand McKinnon, Murdoch McAulay, Benjamin Britt, Christopher Stuts, Donald McLeod, Niel Matheson, David Richardson, Bartholo. Dun, Lewis Sowel, Melony Newton, William Sowel, Alexr. Morison, Stephen Davis, Burl Deaton, John McKinnon, Robert Melton, John Upton, John Smith, Jesse Brown, Jess Lankford, Niel McLeod, Norman McKinnon, Ansel Melton, Arington Sowel, Willis Dickinson, Thos. Dickinson, Jesse Carroll, Robert Cheek, James Cheek, Phillip Cheek, Joseph Farr, Matthais Teague, Benjn. Shields, Jno. Upton, Joseph Duckworth, John Carrel, Francis Myrick, James Harding, Willis Davis, Nathaniel Vick, Ansel Melton, John Martin, David Richardson, Harmon Brewer, Cornelius Kees, Jesse Brewer, Ambrose Brewer, Drewry Brewer, Abednego Maynor, Joseph Morgan, Alexr. Kennedy, William Hunsucker, George Kannedy, Levy Smith, George Hunsucker, Lennerd Stuts, David Caringer, James Williamson, Charles Brady, George Carringer, Jacob Carringer, Willis Brewer, Bradley Garner, Lewis Garner, John Garner, James Sowell, Georg Moore, David Kennedy, Benjamin Elkins, Adam Carpenter, Jonathan Bullock, Robert Burd, Nicholas Nall, Mikel Dickinson, Aaron Tyson, Thomas Graham (Capt.), John Overton, Ruben Shields, John Martin, George Fry, John McNeill, John Wadsworth, Wm. Feagin, Ignatious Wadsworth, Samuel Feagen, Thomas Feagen, John Carrell Junr., Benjin. Gilbert, David Overton, John Record, John Carrell Senr., Alexr. Carrell, John Gilbert, John Cheek, Joab Cheek, William Barrett JP, Wm. Cox, John Dunn, Eleazer Birckhead, Absalom Fry, John Daniely, Jesse Sowell, William Caddell, James Fry, Niel McLeod (Surveyor), Robert Graham Sen., Jason Wadsworth, Geo. Cox, John Sowell, James Holcomb, James Dowd, Jacob White, William Hardin, James Muse, Jason Muse, Benjn. Gilbert, Zachariah Smith, Thos. Muse, Kindred Muse, John Graham, Samuel Womble, James Elkins, Jas. Collins, Andrew White, Randal Cheek, Lewis Phillips, James Smith, James Handcock, Willis Elkins, Samuel Elkins, Solimon Phillips, Brother Carrell and Sterling Carrell.

  • Sources 
    1. [S137] Ruth Dixon Brown [http://www.sandersweb.net/Davis/RobertDavisAndFamily.htm].