Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

John A. Davis

Male Abt 1833 -


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  • Name John A. Davis 
    Born Abt 1833  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I068016  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 

    Father Warren Davis,   b. 29 Jan 1799, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1870, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Catherine Fairfax,   b. 1802, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1850, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 49 years) 
    Married Abt 1822  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F30134  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Bradley,   b. Bef 1852, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 3 Dec 1868  Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F31524  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • From Timothy Headley

      Martin Van Buren Davis was the brother of my Virginia Davis Beavers and a son of Warren Davis and Catherine Fairfax. He was in the 49th Virginia Infantry Co B (Quantico Guards) in TWBS. He was imprisoned at Point Lookout Prison Camp in St. Mary’s County Maryland. This I know since I a member of Descendents of Point Lookout Organization through his service. I hope this sheds a little light. Below is from original muster rolls. Martin, John A, George W and Warren were brothers.


      Davis, George W. wounded at Spotsylvania Court House (Davis) Paroled at Fairfax Court House May 1, 1865.

      Davis, Henry P. Absent without leave April, 1862.

      Davis John A. Paroled May 1, 1865. Fairfax Court House, Virginia.

      Davis, J.W.

      Davis, Lawrence A. Died at his home near Bacon Race Church, Virginia with typhoid fever, October 26, 1861. (Davis)

      Davis, Martin V. Wounded and captured at Gettysburg July 3, 1863. Exchanged from Point Lookout, Maryland February 48, 1865. Paroled at Winchester, Virginia April 27, 1865.

      Davis, Matthew. Died at his home near Bacon Race Church, Virginia of typhoid fever, December 29, 1861. (Davis)

      Davis, Warren Jr. Wounded at Sharpsburg. Died at Richmond hospital November 18, 1862. (Davis says "wounded in 7 days fight; died in Richmond".)

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