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Martha Davis

Female 1804 - 1871  (~ 67 years)


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  • Name Martha Davis 
    Nickname Patsy 
    Born ca 1804  Choptack, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1830  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    p 71. 
    1830 Census for Hawkins County, Tennessee, Sheet 71
    1830 Census for Hawkins County, Tennessee, Sheet 71
    --Vance Gonce--free white males under 5: 1, free white males 5-9: 1, free white males 20-29: 1, free white females under 5: 2, free white females 20-29: 1, free white persons under 20: 4, free white persons 20-49: 2, Total free white persons: 6; Total all persons: 6.
    Census 1840  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    p 47 
    1840 Census for Hawkins County, Tennessee, Sheet 47
    1840 Census for Hawkins County, Tennessee, Sheet 47
    --Vance Gonce--Free white males under 5: 1, Free white males 5-9: 1, Free white males 10-14: 2, Free white males 30-39: 1, Free white females under 5: 3, Free white females 5-9: 2, Free white females 10-14: 1, Free white females 30-39: 1, Persons employed in Agriculture: 2; No. white persons over 20 who cannot read and write: 1; Free white persons under 20: 10, Free white persons 20-49: 2, Total free white persons: 12.
    Census 1850  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    District 3, p 320B, dwelling/family 68/68, b. Tennessee; enumerated 31 Nov 1850 by R. T. Kyle. 
    1850 Census for Hawkins County, Tennessee, District #3, Sheet 320B
    1850 Census for Hawkins County, Tennessee, District #3, Sheet 320B
    Gonce, Vance........47...head
    _____, Martha.......45...wife
    _____, William......23...son
    _____, Hezekiah.....21...son
    _____, Jane.........17...daughter
    _____, Martha.......14...daughter
    _____, Nancy........11...daughter
    _____, Jefferson....10...son
    _____, Milly........ 9...daughter
    _____, Lucinda...... 8...daughter
    Census 1860  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    District 2, Lee Valley PO, Dist 2, p 115 [stamped 15] dwelling/family 762/749, b. Tennessee; enumerated 7 Jul 1860 by Montgomery Williams. 
    1860 Census for Hawkins County, Tennessee, District 2, Sheet 115
    1860 Census for Hawkins County, Tennessee, District 2, Sheet 115
    762/749 Gonce, Vance...56...head
    _____, Martha.......54...wife
    _____, Jane.........22...daughter
    _____, Jefferson....21...son
    _____, Milla........19...daughter
    _____, Lucinda......17...daughter
    763/750 Gonce, William...34...head
    _____, Catherine....24...wife
    _____, Emily........ 6...daughter
    _____, Pleasant..... 3...daughter
    _____, Harvey.......5/12...son
    Census 1870  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    District 2, Lee Valley PO, p 15 [stamped 22A], keeping house; b. Tennessee; enumerated 14 Jul 1870 by William M. P_____. 
    • United States of America. Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C.: National Archives, 1870. (NARA microfilm M593 roll 1535).
    1870 Census for Hawkins County, Tennessee, District 2, Sheet 15 [stamped 22A]
    1870 Census for Hawkins County, Tennessee, District 2, Sheet 15 [stamped 22A]
    97/97 Gonce, Vance.....68...head
    _____, Martha....66...wife
    _____, Abraham... 7...
    98/98 Manis, Pleasant...21...head
    _____, Nancy.....30...head
    _____, Lena......10...step-daughter
    _____, Gilbert... 8...step-son
    _____, Nancy J... 3...daughter
    _____, Lucinda...2/12...daughter
    99/99 Gonce, William...45...head
    _____, Viena......30...head
    _____, Emily......14...daughter
    _____, Pleasant...12...son
    _____, Harvey.....10...son
    _____, William.... 6...son
    _____, Jefferson.. 4...son
    _____, Amos....... 3...son
    _____, Hezekiah...9/12...son
    Died 1 May 1871  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11035  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2018 

    Father Hezekiah Davis,   b. ca 1760, Abbott Creek, Orange Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1834, Murphsboro, Jackson Co, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Mother Amelia Johnson,   b. ca 1760, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1840, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 29 Oct 1784  Lunenburg Co, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Families of Hawkins County, Tennessee 1786-1999 Vol. 2 (Rogersville, TN: Hawkins County Genealogical & Historical Society, 1999), 141.
    Family ID F4423  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Vance Gonce,   b. ca 1802, Rogersville, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1871, Rogersville, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Married 8 Feb 1824  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • (1) Bondsman John Mendenhall and J. Mitchell, officiating, 8 Jun 1824. Tennessee. Records of Hawkins County: Marriage Records, Vol 1, 1820-1846 (Nashville: Work's Progress Administration, 1938), 2. [Hawkins County Marriage Book 1-27, license dated 3 Feb 1824] (2) Bryon & Barbara Sistler. Early Middle Tennessee Marriages, Vol 1: Grooms (Nashville: Bryon & Associates, Inc, 1988), 138. (2) Hawkins, Co, Tennessee, Marriage Records, 1789-1866 (Rogersville, TN: Hawkins County Genealogical & Historical Society, 1993), 3. Reprint, 2005, p 19.
    Children 
    +1. William Davis Gonce,   b. ca 1825, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1877, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years)
     2. Margaret Gonce,   b. ca 1826, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1900, Hancock Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)
     3. Hezekiah Davis Gonce,   b. ca 1828, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1878  (Age ~ 51 years)
     4. Abraham Rudolph Gonce,   b. 3 May 1829, Rogersville, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1912, Taney Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     5. Elizabeth Gonce,   b. ca 1832, Rogersville, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1927, Lee Valley, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 95 years)
     6. Louisa Jane Gonce,   b. 1 Mar 1834, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1912, Eidson, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     7. Martha Gonce,   b. ca 1836, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1880, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years)
     8. Nancy Gonce,   b. ca 1839, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1919, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years)
     9. Jefferson Gonce,   b. ca 1840, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Malinda Gonce,   b. ca 1841, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1875, Johnson Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years)
     11. Lucinda Gonce,   b. Mar 1843, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1905, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F4379  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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