Davenport, Miles Metha

Birth Name Davenport, Miles Metha
Also Known As Milas
Birth Name Milis

    In the Davenport family bible from Ray Posey

Gender male
Age at Death 73 years, 1 month, 24 days


Certificate Number: 301
Deceased Name: Miles Davenport
Date of Birth: 1 Dec 1847
Place of Birth: TN
Date of Death: 25 Jan 1921
Father: Joseph Davenport
Place of Birth: TN
Mother: Elizabeth Huffines
Place of Birth: TN
Cemetery: Jackson County

"Metha" from great-granddaughter Carol Russell Williams

In Ray Posey's family bible, says Miles born Dec 9, 1845

TN Delayed birth certificate for Paradine says d/o Milas Davenport and Catherine Gully


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1847-12-01 Jackson, TN    
Death 1921-01-25 Jackson, TN    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Davenport, Joseph1818-12-251875-06-05
Mother Huffines, Elizabeth1824after 1880
    Brother     Davenport, William 1839 before 1870
    Sister     Davenport, Mary Emeline 1841-10-15 1909-12-17
    Brother     Davenport, Martin S 1844-12-02 1915-07-30
         Davenport, Miles Metha 1847-12-01 1921-01-25
    Brother     Davenport, George 1848 1860
    Brother     Davenport, Elias Job or Jefferson 1849 between 1910 and 1920
    Sister     Davenport, Margret Evaline 1853-05-15 1936-12-11
    Sister     Davenport, Nancy Elizabeth 1855 1917-11-22
    Sister     Davenport, Louvina? A 1856-04-00 before 1910
    Brother     Davenport, Sampson Alexander 1861-02-12 1919-01-03
    Brother     Davenport, Wade Henry? 1861-03-00


Family of Davenport, Miles Metha and Gulley, Catherine Permelia

Married Wife Gulley, Catherine Permelia ( * 1857-05-06 + 1933-05-16 )

This is the only "Miles" b~1846 in Jackson County, so I'm guessing this is his family in the census'
1910 census very confusing! Names change but son Radford is next door:

Name Birth Date Death Date
Davenport, Sarah? Elizabeth Jane1874-05-121949-12-12
Davenport, William B.1876
Davenport, Joseph Sire1879-03-271931-12-15
Davenport, Bedford1882-01-001908-02-09
Davenport, Minnie1885-01-00
Davenport, Radford D1885-07-071921-05-12
Davenport, Malvinia18911926-10-14
Davenport, General Bascomb1893-05-271928-04-12
Davenport, Emeline B1895-03-11
Davenport, Alphonzo Montiville1899-11-251938
Davenport, Paradine Kattie1901-09-151985-10-00