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Amasa Davis (1744 - 1825)

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Amasa Davis
Born in Woodstock, Windham County, Connecticut,map
Ancestors ancestors
Son of and [mother unknown]
Brother of [half], [half] and [half]
Husband of — married 13 Nov 1764 in Brookline, Suffolk, Massachusetts Baymap
Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusettsmap
Profile last modified 5 Sep 2019 | Created 29 Nov 2018 | Last significant change: 5 Sep 2019
16:06: Janine Barber edited the Biography and Status Indicators for Amasa Davis (1744-1825). (Death record naming him as Quartermaster for Massachusetts) [Thank Janine for this]
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Amasa Davis, son of Joshua and Hannah Davis, born 17 April 1744 in Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut. [1]


Amasa Davis married Mrs. Sarah Whitney in Brookline, Massachusetts, on 13 November 1764. "Both of Brookline" as sourced in the NEHGS. [2]


Amasa Davis, born 17 August 1744 in Weston, Massachusetts, died 30 January 1825 in Boston, Massachusetts, and his wife Sarah Whitney, born 1746 in Weston, Massachusetts, are honored by the Daughters of the American Revolution for service: Patriotic Service and quartermaster. [3]


Amasa Davis, Quartermaster General of Massachusetts, died January 1825 in Boston, Massachusetts.[4]


  1. Vital Records of Woodstock, Connecticut, 1686-1854. (Online database. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009.) Originally published as: Vital records of Woodstock, 1686-1854. Hartford: The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Co., 1914.
  2. Massachusetts: Vital Records, 1620-1850 (Online Database:, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001-2016).
  3. Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Genealogical Research Databases, database online, ( : accessed September 3, 2019), "Record of Amasa Davis", Ancestor # A030165.
  4. Boston, MA: Dexter's Memoranda of the Town of Boston, 1711-1875. (Online database. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally published as: John Haven Dexter's Memoranda of the Town of Boston in the 18th and 19th Centuries. Boston: New England Historic Genealogial Society, 1997.
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 29 November 2018), memorial page for Amasa Davis (17 Aug 1744–31 Jan 1825), Find A Grave: Memorial #77705134, citing Central Burying Ground, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by ASPagel (contributor 48090197) .

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