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Mary Elizabeth Hughes

Birth1654
 
Death09/19/1740
Aged: 86.7 years
Elizabeth Hughes is descended from Princess Nicketti (mother) and Princess Cleopatre (grandmother) who was the sister of Pocahontas.

Nathaniel and Elizabeth had 4 children:

Robert Davis, ancestor of President Jefferson Davis who never publicly acknowledged his Indian heritage;

Martha Davis who m. Abraham Venable;

Abadiah (also called Abigail) Davis who m. William Floyd;

Mary Davis who married Samuel Burks.
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ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
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Nathaniel "Robert" 

167609/05/1771  VA Abadiah Lewis, Anna Atkins 
2

Matthew 

1677  VA  
3

Samuel 

16811708  VA  
4

Phillip 

1683  VA  
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Mary Elizabeth 

05/16/168502/12/1756  VA, Albemarle Co Samuel King Burks I 
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Martha Hannah 

07/14/170202/18/1765  VA, Amherst Co Abraham Venable II 
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This person has 3138 descendants recorded online here. (Last updated 1-21-2014 12:00 AM)
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Sources
  1. Other: Ancestry Family Trees;
  2. Website: roots web;
  3. Website: Stevens, Marshall, Mitchell, Washington and other Families;
    Source from: Tom Burks
  4. Marriage Sources:
    Website: roots web;
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  •  18-Feb-15 3:23 PM
My husband's great grandfather x4 was Col.John Dudley Davis who resided at the plantation in Amherst Virginia. We have his free masons apron and other artifacts that substantiate the lineage. my question does anyone that put together the lineage going back from Col. Davis have ant "source" documents that prove the other connections. I would like to get copies of all digitized documents: birth records, wills, etc. to validate the tree for my husband and his children. The last house on the Haywood plantation in Amherst Virginia was destroyed in a fire in 1950. I'm assuming the remaining documents were destroyed that were in the house.
Thanks for any help.
  •  30-Jun-10 10:28 AM
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