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William Smith Davenport

William Smith Davenport

Male 1859 - 1924

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  • Born  16 Aug 1859  Tyrrell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender  Male 
    Died  17 Dec 1924  Lees Mills, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried  18 Dec 1924  [1
    Person ID  I811  NC Families
    Last Modified  9 Jun 2011 

    Father  Tully Davenport 
    Mother  Ann Eliza Norman 
    Family ID  F333  Group Sheet

    Family  Henrietta Elizabeth Blount,   b. 09 Feb 1863, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1948, Less Mill, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Y  [5
    Children 
    >1. William Blount Davenport,   b. 30 Mar 1885, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1956, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Benjamin T. Davenport,   b. Nov 1886, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Mary E. Davenport
     4. Alma L. Davenport,   b. 20 Nov 1889, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1975, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >5. Alva Edison Davenport,   b. 12 Aug 1891, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1952, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Reynold Slade Davenport,   b. 11 Nov 1893,   d. 08 Mar 1920
     7. Carlton A. Davenport,   b. abt. 1898, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. James Emerson Davenport,   b. 14 Oct 1901, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1966, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  2 Mar 2009 
    Family ID  F270  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Photo: William Smith Davenport
    Photo: William Smith Davenport

    Documents
    Marriage Record: William S.Davenport and Elizabeth Blount
    Marriage Record: William S.Davenport and Elizabeth Blount
    Married: 14 Nov 1883 at the residence of Joseph Blount
    Death Certificate: William S. Davenport
    Death Certificate: William S. Davenport
    Father: Tully Davenport
    Mother: Ann Eliza Norman

  • Notes 
    • Mr. W.S. DAVENPORT holds more positions than any other man within our knowledge - he is a merchant, postmaster, express agent, steam boat clerk, freight agent and farmer. [6]

    Name:
    • somehow, I had Stanley as his middle name, but descendant says it was Smith.

  • Sources 
    1. [S54] Death Certificate.

    2. [S58] 1900 Census.
      Washington County, NC - Lees Mill, District 93, Sheet 7B - http://is.gd/bi48J. Occupation: General Merchandise

    3. [S80] 1910 US Census.
      Washington County, NC - Lees Mill, District 109, Sheet 7B - http://is.gd/bi4zU

    4. [S25] NC Death Certificates, 1909-1975. Ancestry. .

    5. [S16] Washington County NC Cemeteries 1769-1997, Lees Mill Township, Veronica Jones Haskett, (Washington County Genealogical Society), 39.

    6. [S9] Roanoke Beacon Index. http://www.taneya-kalonji.com/rbeacon.
      Record #745 - 6 Dec 1899 issue