Margaret (Davis) Self

Margaret Ellen (Davis) Self (abt. 1818 - 1883)

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Margaret Ellen Self formerly Davis
Born about in Grayson, Kentucky, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Sister of [half], [half], [half], [half], [half], [half] and [half]
Wife of — married 11 Oct 1844 in Edmonson County, Kentuckymap
Descendants descendants
Died in Edmonson, Kentucky, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 2 Sep 2019 | Created 22 Jun 2011 | Last significant change: 2 Sep 2019
04:36: Sandie (Schwartz) Schwarz edited the Current Last Name, Other Last Name(s) and Other Last Name for Margaret Ellen (Davis) Self (abt.1818-1883). [Thank Sandie for this]
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Biography reports that Margaret was daughter of John Davis and Elizabeth Whitton and that she was the wife of William M. Self. This resolves previous profile problem in that she was reported as daughter of William Kines, Margaret's mother's first husband.


Margaret E. Davis[1][2][3]


c1818, Grayson County, Kentucky[1]

US Census

1860: Edmonson County, Kentucky[1]
1880: Edmonson County, Kentucky, United States[2]
William Self, 57
Margaret Self, 64
Sarah Self, 17
Asa Self, 20
Thomas Self, 23
Marriage Bond made by William Self & Willis Cox


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1860 US Census, Edmonson County, Kentucky; Roll: M653_365; Page: 0; Image: 60
  2. 2.0 2.1 1880 US Census, Edmonson County, Kentucky; Roll: T9_411; Family History Film: 1254411; Page: 510.2000; Enumeration District: 38
  3. Ancestry Family Trees Dead Link

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  • WikiTree profile Davis-5927 created through the import of WILLIAMS 2011.GED on Jun 22, 2011 by Ted Williams.
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Marriage Bond for William Self
Marriage Bond for William Self

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On 23 Jul 2017 at 08:00 GMT Bill Vincent Ph.D. wrote:

Houchin-10 and Davis-5927 appear to represent the same person because: Marriage record of James A. Self in 1892 clearly states that his mother is

'Margaret Self , neé Davis." These are duplicate profiles for the same woman.

Margaret is 23 degrees from Tanya Lowry, 17 degrees from Charles Tiffany and 16 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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