Ebenezer Davis

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  • Name Ebenezer Davis  [3
    Born 3 Jan 1836  Walworth, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Newington, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Newington, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Newington, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Advertisement Agent 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Newington, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    2½ Hill Street 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Wimbledon, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Wimbledon, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Stockbroker's Clerk 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Plumstead, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Plumstead, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Mercantile Clerk 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Plumstead, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Winchester, Upper Whitworth Road 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Plumstead, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Plumstead, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Stockbroker's Clerk 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Plumstead, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    4 Upper Park Villas 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Charlton, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    England 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Charlton, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Stockbroker's Clerk 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Charlton, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    10 Wellington Road 
    Census 30 Mar 1901  Charlton, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1901  Charlton, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Stockbroker's Managing Clerk14 Wellington Road 
    Residence 30 Mar 1901  Charlton, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    14 Wellington Road 
    Died 1904  Southwark, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1904 and 31 Mar 1904  Southwark, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Death Registration 
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    Person ID I27221  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 2 May 2018 

    Father Richard Davis
              b. Abt 1799, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth Ward
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F25750  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Jemima Wates
              b. 27 Aug 1835, Woolwich, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1879, Woolwich, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1859 and 30 Sep 1859  Greenwich, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 1d, Page 872
    Married 26 Aug 1859  Parsons Hill Chapel, Woolwich, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Child Ten Davis
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Child Eleven Davis
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Harry Ward Davis
              b. 29 Oct 1860, Greenwich, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 29 Apr 1930, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     4. Joseph Garabaldi Davis
              b. 4 Nov 1862, Dartford, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1942, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     5. Percy Wates Davis
              b. 6 Jun 1865, Lewisham, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1930, Hither Green, Lewsiham, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     6. John Herbert Davis
              b. 1866
              d. 1879  (Age 13 years)
     7. Rebecca Sarah Davis
              b. 27 Feb 1869, Plumstead, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1942, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     8. Helen Winifred Davis
              b. 13 Jun 1870
              d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Walter Tamsett Davis
              b. 6 Feb 1872, Plumstead, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Ethel Mary Davis
              b. 30 Nov 1874, Plumstead, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1970  (Age 95 years)
     11. Child Nine Davis
              b. 1876
              d. 1876  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F8281  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Evangeline Grafftey
              b. Abt 1854, Bloomsbury, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1881 and 30 Sep 1881  Lambeth, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 1d, Page 563
    Married 2 Jul 1881  Kennington, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Evangeline G. Davis
              b. Abt 1883, Plumstead, Woolwich, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Samuel Scott Davis
              b. Abt 1884, Plumstead, Woolwich, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Reginald Madge Davis
              b. Abt 1885, Plumstead, Woolwich, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Margaret Elizabeth Davis
              b. Abt 1886, Plumstead, Woolwich, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Howard J. Davis
              b. Abt 1887, Plumstead, Woolwich, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Jessie Madeline Davis
              b. 1889, Charlton, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 18 Dec 1962, Dartford, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F8282  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Jan 1836 - Walworth, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Newington, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Newington, Surrey, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Advertisement Agent - 30 Mar 1851 - Newington, Surrey, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2½ Hill Street - 30 Mar 1851 - Newington, Surrey, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registration - Between 1 Jul 1859 and 30 Sep 1859 - Greenwich, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Aug 1859 - Parsons Hill Chapel, Woolwich, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Wimbledon, Surrey, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Stockbroker's Clerk - 7 Apr 1861 - Wimbledon, Surrey, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Plumstead, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mercantile Clerk - 2 Apr 1871 - Plumstead, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Winchester, Upper Whitworth Road - 2 Apr 1871 - Plumstead, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Plumstead, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Stockbroker's Clerk - 3 Apr 1881 - Plumstead, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 4 Upper Park Villas - 3 Apr 1881 - Plumstead, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registration - Between 1 Jul 1881 and 30 Sep 1881 - Lambeth, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Charlton, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Stockbroker's Clerk - 5 Apr 1891 - Charlton, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 10 Wellington Road - 5 Apr 1891 - Charlton, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1901 - Charlton, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Stockbroker's Managing Clerk14 Wellington Road - 30 Mar 1901 - Charlton, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 14 Wellington Road - 30 Mar 1901 - Charlton, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1904 - Southwark, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death Registration - Between 1 Jan 1904 and 31 Mar 1904 - Southwark, London, England Link to Google Earth
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  • BMD Certificates
    Birth Certificate for Ebenezer DAVIS (27221)
    Birth Certificate for Ebenezer DAVIS (27221)
    Alphabetical list of children for Richard DAVIS (88282) and Elizabeth WARD (88283)
    Alphabetical list of children for Richard DAVIS (88282) and Elizabeth WARD (88283)

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census for St. Mary Newington, Surrey (HO107 Piece 1065 Book 9 Folio 40 Page 20) Ebenezer, 5, was with his father Richard, 43, Linen Draper, in Newington, Surrey, England. With him were his siblings Richard, 18, Butcher, Joseph, 16, Artist, John, 12, Martha, 11, Sarah, 10, and Lydia, 4. All the children were recorded as having been born in Surrey.

      From the 1851 England Census for Newington, Surrey (HO107 Piece 1567 Folio 108 Page 43) Ebenezer, 15, Advertisement Agent born Newington, Surrey, was with his father Richard, 52, Linen Draper's Collector from Dunstable, Bedfordshire, and step-mother Harriet W., 50, from Beckington, Somerset, at 2½ Hill Street, Newington, Surrey, England. With him were his siblings John M., 22, Clerk Wholesale Bottle Merchant born Newington, Surrey, and Lydia, 13, Scholar born Newington, Surrey.

      From the 1861 England Census for Wimbledon, Surrey (RG9 Piece 454 Folio 97 Page 36) Ebenezer, married, 25, Stockbroker's Clerk from Walworth, Surrey, was with his sister Sarah Freeman, married, 29, Publisher's Wife from Walworth, Surrey, in Wimbledon, Surrey, England. With him were his niece Sarah Freman, 10, Scholar born Peckham, Surrey, niece Alice M. Freeman, 9, Scholar born Peckham, Surrey, nephew William G. Freeman, 7, Scholar born Peckham, Surrey, nephew Arthur J. Freeman, 6, Scholar born Peckham, Surrey, niece Ellen C. Freeman, 4, Scholar born Mitcham, Surrey, niece Ada L. Freeman, 2, born Walworth, Surrey, and niece Catherine E. Freeman, 10 months, born Wimbledon, Surrey. Also present were servants Emma Fillmore, 21, Housemaid from Merton, Surrey, and Harriet Fillmore, 14, Nursemaid from Merton, Surrey.

      From the 1871 England Census for Plumstead, Kent (RG10 Piece 790 Folio 25 Page 45) Ebenezer, 35, Mercantile Clerk from Walworth, Surrey, was with his wife Mary Jemima, 35, from Woolwich, Kent, at Winchester, Upper Whitworth Road, Plumstead, Kent, England. With them were their children Harry Ward, 10, Scholar born Greenwich, Kent, Joseph Garibaldi, 8, Scholar born Abbey Ward, Kent, Percy Wates, 5, Scholar born Plumstead, Kent, Rebecca Sarah, 2, born Plumstead, Kent, and Helen Winifred, 9 months, born Plumstead, Kent. Also present was servant Martha Sell, 18, General Servant from Clavering, Essex.

      From the 1881 England Census for Plumstead, London (RG11 Piece 754 Folio 45 Page 14) Ebenezer, widower, 45, Stockbroker's Clerk from Walworth, Surrey, was at 4 Upper Park Villas, Plumstead, London, England. With him were his children Joseph G., 18, Telegraph Cable Clerk born Abbey Wood, Kent, Percy W., 15, Turner in Wood born Plumstead, Kent, Rebecca S., 12, Scholar born Plumstead, Kent, Helen W., 10, Scholar born Plumstead, Kent, Walter T., 8, Scholar born Plumstead, Kent, and Ethel M., 6, Scholar born Plumstead, Kent. Also present were Martha Smyth, widow, 28, Housekeeper from Clavering, Essex, her daughters Ellen E. Smyth, 6, Scholar born St. Helens, Jersey, and Lilian M. Smyth, 2, born Portsmouth, Hampshire, and Pamela Pickering, 16, Domestic Servant from Plumstead, Kent.

      From the 1891 England Census for Charlton, London (RG12 Piece 528 Folio 21 Page 34) Ebenezer, 55, Stockbroker's Clerk from Walworth, Surrey, was with his wife Evangeline, 37, from Bloomsbury, Middlesex, at 10 Wellington Road, Charlton, London, England. With him were his children Rebecca S., 22, Draper's Assistant born Plumstead, Kent, Walter T., 18, Pupil Teacher born Plumstead, Kent, Ethel M., 16, Draper's Apprentice born Plumstead, Kent, Evangeline G., 8, Scholar born Plumstead, Kent, Samuel S., 7, Scholar born Plumstead, Kent, Reginald M., 6, Scholar born Plumstead, Kent, Margaret E., 5, born Plumstead, Kent, Howard J., 4, born Plumstead, Kent, and Jessie M., 2, born Charlton, Kent. Also present were servants Flora Harris, 17, Nursemaid from Plumstead, Kent, and Margaret A. Carr, 17, Servant from London, Middlesex.

      From the 1901 England Census for Charlton, London (RG13 Piece 563 Folio 18 Page 27) Ebenezer, 65, Stockbroker's Clerk from Walworth, London, was with his wife Evangeline, 47, from Bloomsbury, London, at 14 Wellington Road, Charlton, London, England. With them were their children Evangeline G., 18, Shorthand Writer Typist born Plumstead, London, Samuel S., 17, Stockbroker's Junior Clerk born Plumstead, London, Reginald M., 16, Merchants Junior Clerk born Plumstead, London, Margaret E., 15, born Plumstead, London, Howard J., 14, born Plumstead, London, and Jessie M., 12, born Charlton, London. Also present was servant Maggie M. Bruce, 17, General Domestic from Camberwell, London.


      From the Wates Family Saga:

      After the death of Mary, he wanted to marry one of Mary's sisters but was turned down. He later married Evangeline (who was a great deal younger than he) and had six more children with her (total of 17 he fathered).

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "Ebenezer Davis". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I27221&tree=wft (accessed November 24, 2020).

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