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Hezekiah Davis, Jr.

Male 1799 - 1868  (68 years)


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  • Name Hezekiah Davis 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 17 Mar 1799  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Circuit Court 8 Apr 1825  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Minutes. The Honorable Edward Scott Judge presiding. State of Tennessee vs. Joseph Beelor. This day personally appeared in open Court Joseph Beelor and Hezekiah Davis and acknowledged themselves indebted to the State of Tennessee that is to say Joseph Beelor in the sum of One hundred dollars and Hezekiah Davis in the sum of Fifty dollars to be levied of their proper goods and chattels lands and tenements to the use of the State but to be void on condition that the said Joseph Beelor make his personal appearance before the Honorable Judge of the Circuit Court at the Courthouse in Rogersville from day to day and answer a charge of the State exhibited against him and not depart without leave of Co 
    • (1) Tennessee. Hawkins County. Circuit Court Records, 1822-1825, State of Tennessee vs. Joseph Beelor, 263. (2) Tennessee Records of Hawkins County: Circuit Court Minutes, 1822-1825 (Nashville: The Historical Records Survery, WPA, 1939), 104.
    Circuit Court 9 Apr 1825  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Minutes. The Honorable Edward Scott presiding. State f Tennessee vs. Hezekiah Davis. This day came the State by the Attorney General and the defendant in his proper person and being charged on the Bill of Indictment plead Guilty and submit to the mercy of the Court. Whereupon the premises being seen and fully understood. It is considered by the Court that the said Hezekiah Davis for this his offense to be fined in the sum f Five dollars and pay the costs of this prosecution and held in custody of the Sheriff until fine and costs are paid or security is given therefor. Whereupon Absalom Kyle comes into open Court and offers himself as security for the fine and cuts. It is therefore considered by the court that the State recover of the defendant and Absalom Kyle his Security the sum of five dollars the fine aforesaid assessed together with the costs of this prosecution and that Execution issue accordingly.

    State of Tennessee vs. Hezekiah Davis & Joseph Beelor. For unlawful Gaming. This day came the State by the attorney general and the defendants in their proper persons and being charged on the Bill of Indictment plead Guilty and submit to the mercy of the Court. Whereupon the premises being seen and fully understood It is considered by the Court that the defendants for their offence be fined the sum of Five dollars each and pay the costs of this prosecution and held in custody until fine and costs are paid or Security given therefor. Whereupon Absolom Kyle and Gabriel McCrow offer themselves as Security for the fine and costs. It is therefore considered by th Court that the State recover of the defendants and Absalom Kyle and Gabriel McCrow their securities the sum of Five dollars each the fines aforesaid assessed together with the costs of this prosecution & that Execution issue accordingly. 
    • (1) Tennessee. Hawkins County. Circuit Court Records, 1822-1825, State of Tennessee vs. Joseph Beelor, 269-270. (2) Tennessee Records of Hawkins County: Circuit Court Minutes, 1822-1825 (Nashville: The Historical Records Survey, WPA, 1939), 106-107.
    Circuit Court 7 Oct 1825  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Minutes. The Honorable Samuel Powell, Judge. State of Tennessee vs. Hezekiah Davis & Joseph Beelor. For unlawful Gaming. This day came the State by the attorney Generel and with leave of the Court enters a Nolli prosequi in these causes. It is therefore considered by the Court that the defendants be discharged.  
    • (1) Tennessee. Hawkins County. Circuit Court Records, 1822-1825, State of Tennessee vs. Hezekian Davis and Joseph Beelor, 305. (2) Tennessee Records of Hawkins County: Circuit Court Minutes, 1822-1825 (Nashville: The Historical Records Survey, WPA, 1939), 121.
    Census 1830  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    p 7. 
    1830 Census for Hawkins County, Tennessee
    1830 Census for Hawkins County, Tennessee
    --Malichi Penny--free white males under 5: 1, free white males 5-9: 1, free white males 20-29: 1; free white females under 5: 1, free white females 20-29: 1; few white persons under 20: 3; free white persons 20-49: 2, Total free white persons: 5; Total all persons: 5.
    Circuit Court Jan 1845  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Hezekiah Davis served on a Grand Jury in several cases for "unlawfully bet & wager with each other...in the election in this State...for President & Vice President of the United States of America for the term of four years from & after the fourth day of March one thousand eight hundred & forty-five...in which James K. Polk & Henry Clay were opposing candidates. Jan 1845 session of Court. 
    • Hawkins County, Tennessee, Circuit Court Minutes, 1817-1845 (Signal Mountain, TN: Mountain Press, n.d.), 85-89, 91. [original pages 100-107]
    Died Mar 1868 
    Person ID I11170  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 12 Nov 2020 

    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 Katherine Stipe,   b. ca 1805, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married ca 1821  Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Catherine Davis,   b. 21 Mar 1819, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Arthur Davis,   b. ca 1823, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Lucinda Davis,   b. 2 Mar 1824, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Pleasant Jay Davis,   b. 9 Sep 1826, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Hezekiah Davis,   b. 30 Nov 1831, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Harvey Davis,   b. 16 Oct 1833, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. George Jefferson Davis,   b. 13 Sep 1839, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. James A. Davis,   b. ca 1847, Hawkins Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F4427  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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