|John Robert Davis|
|Welcome to my Homepage!I am developing my family history, and still have a lot of work to do.Nevertheless, I am happy to share information I collect about my ancestors as I develop it. |
I am a descendant of Jonathan Davis of Orange County, Virginia and Wilkes County Georgia. My Davis surname ancestors include: Jonathan Davis, Rev. William Davis, Jeptha V. Davis, Zachary Taylor Davis, Robert Lee Davis, and Tollison Kirby Davis.Surnames of Davis line grandmothers include: Gibbs, Eastin, Daniel, Brown, and Ball.My mother's maiden name was Mary Lois Pardue.Pardue surname ancestors include: John Pardoe, John Pardieu, Lilleston Pardue, Fields Pardue, John Pardue, and John Fields Pardue.Surnames of Pardue line grandmothers include: Adams, West, and Hammond. My paternal grandmother’s maiden name was Mary Cornelia Ball.My Ball ancestors include: Edward Ball, Thomas Ball, Ezekiel Ball, Stephen Ball, Frederick Ball, Tuscan Ball, and Doric Ball.My maternal grandmother’s maiden name was Mary Elizabeth Hammond.Hammond ancestors include: John Hammond, Charles Hammond, William Garret Hammond, and Stephen Garret Hammond. The Hammond line can be traced to Charlemagne and includes signers of the Magna Charter.Other ancestral surnames include: Asbury, Bird, Black, Brooks, Collier, Garrett, Holmes, Malone, Quarles, Tembte, Toxey, Tyler, and others.
I am aware that William Davis, Stephen Ball, and Lilleston Pardue were veterans of The American Revolution.Tuscan Ball was a veteran of Indian wars in Georgia, and Andrew Berry Brown was a veteran of the American Civil War.My father, Tollison Kirby Davis is a World War II veteran.