Maria W. Davis1,2,3

ID# 16032, (abt 1843 - )
FatherJacob Davis4,5,6 (abt 1803 - )
MotherCatherine E. Toot4,5,6 (27 Jul 1810 - )

Key Events:

Birth: about 1843, Virginia7,8,9,10,11
Marriage: George C. Ayres (about 1838 -12,13 )
ChartsDescendants of David Dutt/Toot
AncestryThe Dutt/Toot Family

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Maria W. Davis was born about 1843 in Virginia.7,8,9,10,11 She appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Halifax Co., Virginia, in the household of her parents, Jacob Davis and Catherine E. Toot.14,15 She appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Danville, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, in the household of her parents, Jacob Davis and Catherine E. Toot.16,17 She married George C. Ayres, son of William Ayres and Julia Ann Henderson, and a brother of the man her sister Sally married.12,13
     Maria and George C. Ayres appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Danville, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, enumerated 30 Jun 1870, reporting real estate valued at $16,000 and personal estate of $800. Their children William and Sallie were listed as living with them, as were her parents, Jacob Davis and Catherine E. Toot.18
     Maria and George appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Danville, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, enumerated 2 Jun 1880. Their children William and Sallie were listed as living with them, as were four Black servants.19

Children:
     Children with George C. Ayres:

  • Catharine Ayres20 (Dec 1862 - bef 1870)
  • William H. Ayres21,22,23 (11 Sep 1865 - )
  • Sallie C. Ayres21,24 (abt 1867 - )

Citations

  1. [S971] Stanley, "Descendents of the Toot Family", shows name as Maria W. Davis.
  2. [S1637] Jacob Davis household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows name as Maria W. Davis.
  3. [S988] Jacob Davis household, 1860 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows name as Mariah W. Davis.
  4. [S971] Stanley, "Descendents of the Toot Family."
  5. [S1637] Jacob Davis household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  6. [S988] Jacob Davis household, 1860 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  7. [S971] Stanley, "Descendents of the Toot Family", shows year.
  8. [S1637] Jacob Davis household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows age 7 and state.
  9. [S988] Jacob Davis household, 1860 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows age 17 and state.
  10. [S1606] George C. Ayres household, 1870 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows age 27 and state.
  11. [S1598] Geo. C. Ayers household, 1880 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows age 33 and state.
  12. [S1606] George C. Ayres household, 1870 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as husband and wife.
  13. [S1598] Geo. C. Ayers household, 1880 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows married.
  14. [S1637] Jacob Davis household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  15. [S1631] Jacob Davis, owner, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, slave schedule.
  16. [S988] Jacob Davis household, 1860 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia.
  17. [S989] Jacob Davis, owner, 1860 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, slave schedule.
  18. [S1606] George C. Ayres household, 1870 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia.
  19. [S1598] Geo. C. Ayers household, 1880 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia.
  20. [S997] "Danville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia Births, 1853-96," Ancestry.com, record for Catharine Ayres, shows month and year, father George, mother M. W.
  21. [S1606] George C. Ayres household, 1870 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  22. [S1598] Geo. C. Ayers household, 1880 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows him as the son of her husband.
  23. [S997] "Danville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia Births, 1853-96," Ancestry.com, record for William Ayres, shows date, father George, mother M. W.
  24. [S1598] Geo. C. Ayers household, 1880 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows Sallie as the daughter of Marie's husband.