Robert Beale Davis

Robert Beale Davis

Male 1835 - 1864  (29 years)

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  • Name Robert Beale Davis 
    Born 18 Feb 1835  Northumberland, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1850  Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Burial 1864  Blandford Cem, Petersburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 1864  Petersburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 1 Oct 1864  [1
    Person ID I20882  mytree
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2021 

    Father Joseph Hoomes Davis,   b. 13 Apr 1809, Gloucester, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1879, Hague, Westmoreland, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Martha Felicia Beale,   b. 10 Dec 1810,   d. 14 May 1835  (Age 24 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 28 Sep 1833  Westmoreland, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Family ID F7707  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Feb 1835 - Northumberland, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 1864 - Blandford Cem, Petersburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1864 - Petersburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    1850 US Census - Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, VA (p368A)
    1850 US Census - Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, VA (p368A)

  • Notes 
    • Robert Beale Davis enrolled in Randolph Macon College, 1848, and at the Univ. of Virginia, 1854-56 and 1857-58. He was admitted to the bar in 1857 and practiced law in Westmoreland Co., VA. He enlisted 25 May 1861 as lieutenant of the Potomac Rifles, Company K, 40th Virginia Infantry, C.S.A., and was promoted to captain, 23 Apr 1862. He commanded the regiment at one point, and was inspector and mustering officer, Aug-Oct 1863. He was killed in battle near Petersburg, VA.

  • Sources 
    1. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p503.

    2. [S189] 1850 United States Federal Census, (Name: National Archives and Records Administration;), Year: 1850; Census Place: Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Virginia; Roll: M432_977; Page: 368A; Image: 255.

      Joseph H Davis,
      Ann T,
      Robt B,
      Wm T,
      John H,
      O T,
      M A


    3. [S348] Virginia, Marriages, 1740-1850, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 1999;).
      Record for Joseph Davis


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