Davis Patterson


Personal and Family Information

Davis was born in 1766 in Virginia, the son of unknown parents.

He died in 1852 in South Carolina.

His wife was Charity Simmons, who he married on 6 APR 1793 in Amherst County, Virginia. Their only known child was Elisha S (1811-1885).


Place: Virginia
Address: trees.ancesty.com nothing found to confirm this info
Place: South Carolina
Address: trees.ancesty.com nothing found to confirm this info
Place: Spartanburg County, South Carolina
Age: 86
Address: family 2496 David Patterson with 2nd? wife Ruther 70? family 2497 E Patterson 30 with wife? and and eight children 16 to 2 yrs


Note 1

Will Extract of David Patterson--trees.ancestry.com

This will, with three codicils, was recorded in Spartanburg County, SC in Will Book D, Page 343, Box 13, Package 24 on 14 JUN 1852. Although the original will was all but illegible on microfilm, what follows are extracts from it and its codicils. Dates referenced range from 15 APR 1846 - 14 JUN 1852.
Executors: Elisha S. Patterson and Thomas Shields
 Wife: Ruth
 Children: John L. Patterson - son, Polly Peoples, Nancy Lipscomb, Elizabeth Morris, Sarah Shields - daughter, Charles Patterson, Elisha L. Patterson - son, and Christian Shields - daughter

 Children of John L. Patterson and his wife Putman: James, John, William, Martha, and Margaret

Assorted witnesses: John Epting, Joal Briant, M. D. Brint, W. W. Harris, Lewis Cannon, H. Q. Dean, James Templeman, and H. Camp
H. G. Dean was named as "appraiser in place of Adam Camp who is dead."