The following death notice appeared in the February 12, 1848 issue of the Raleigh Register newspaper. Mrs. Mary M. DAVENPORT was the wife of Doctrine P. DAVENPORT.
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Capt. Haywood Davenport Dead The death of Capt. Haywood DAVENPORT on Tuesday morning last sent a thrill of grief throughout this town. He had been in ill health for a year or more, and his seeking relief under the treatment of the best medical men was of little avail. He recently came
Photograph of James “Jim” Emerson DAVENPORT (1901-1966) taken around 1905 when he was about 4-5 years old. He is standing anding on a box in front of his parents home and in the background, you can make out the old passenger train that came through Mackey”s Ferry. James was the son of
I’ve added a new section to the site today for Biographies that you can find here or use the drop down menu in the sidebar under Records/Data So far, I’ve added 4 biographies: William Stanely Davenport William Long Fagan Benjamin Foster Halsey Diamond Matthew Riddick I hope to add more