David Ayres1,2,3

ID# 16091, (abt 1841 - )
FatherWilliam Ayres4,5 (abt 1805 - )
MotherJulia Ann Henderson4,5 (abt 1818 - )

Key Events:

Birth: about 1841, Virginia6,7,8
Marriage: Sally King Davis (25 May 1837 - )9,10
ChartsDescendants of David Dutt/Toot

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     David Ayres was born about 1841 in Virginia.6,7,8 He appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Danville, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, in the household of his parents, William Ayres and Julia Ann Henderson.1,11 He appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, in the household of his parents.2,12 He married Sally King Davis, daughter of Jacob Davis and Catherine E. Toot, and a sister of the woman his brother George married.9,10
     He and Sally King Davis appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Danville, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, enumerated 1 Jul 1870, reporting personal estate of $500. Their son Warren was listed as living with them.3
     David and Sally appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Danville, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, at Main St., enumerated 5 Jun 1880. Their children Warren, Annie and Page were listed as living with them, as well as his wife's cousin, Maria Louis Toot, and two Black female servants.10
     He was a clerk in 1860, and tobacco manufacturer by 1870.13,14,15

Children:
     Children with Sally King Davis:

  • Warren Davis Ayres16,10 (abt Mar 1869 - )
  • Annie Ayres10 (abt 1872 - )
  • Page Ayres10 (abt 1874 - )

Citations

  1. [S2141] William Ayers household, 1850 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia.
  2. [S2140] Wm. Ayres household, 1860 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia.
  3. [S991] David Ayres household, 1870 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia.
  4. [S2141] William Ayers household, 1850 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  5. [S2140] Wm. Ayres household, 1860 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  6. [S2141] William Ayers household, 1850 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows age 9 and state.
  7. [S2140] Wm. Ayres household, 1860 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows age 19 and state.
  8. [S991] David Ayres household, 1870 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows age 30 and state.
  9. [S991] David Ayres household, 1870 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as husband and wife.
  10. [S993] D. Ayres household, 1880 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia.
  11. [S2142] William Ayers, owner, 1850 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, slave schedule.
  12. [S2143] Wm. Ayres, owner, 1860 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, slave schedule.
  13. [S2140] Wm. Ayres household, 1860 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows occupation as clerk.
  14. [S991] David Ayres household, 1870 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows occupation as tobacco manufacturer.
  15. [S993] D. Ayres household, 1880 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows occupation as Tobac manfr.
  16. [S991] David Ayres household, 1870 U.S. Census, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as parent and child.