Kates-Thomsen Family Tree:Information about Benjamin Davis
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Benjamin Davis (b. 1670, d. date unknown)Benjamin Davis (son of Daniel Davis and Mary Johnson)17 was born 1670 in Connecticut, and died date unknown.He married Margaret Riley.
Notes for Benjamin Davis:
Benjamin Davis was Welsh.He married Margaret Riley, and Irish woman, and settled at Ben Davis Point on the Delaware Bay.He lived there twenty-eight years, had seven children.
In the year 1726, he moved his family to Deerfield where he settled.He purchased one thousand acres of land of Daniel Cox at ten shilllings per acre which was considered 'dear', therefore they called the place Dearfield.Now Deerfield township.
Children of Benjamin Davis and Margaret Riley are:
- Margaret Davis, b. 1700, d. date unknown.
- Benjamin Davis, Jr., b. 1702, d. date unknown.
- +James Davis, b. 1706, d. date unknown.
- Uriah Davis, d. date unknown.