Davenport, Marsilva

Birth Name Davenport, Marsilva
Call Name Silva, Marsilvy
Gender female
Age at Death unknown


no trace of "Marsilvy Davenport" after 1850 census, but wife of right age married to "David Carvin?" in 1860 Jackson Co, TN District 2 is named "Silva". In 1870 Census, Jackson Co, District 2, she is named Marsilva! Marsilva could be a contraction of Mary Silvia.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1836 Jackson, TN    
Death prob after 1870      


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Davenport, Henry17901846-01-19
Mother Cassetty, Hannah Eabout 1802after 1862
    Sister     Davenport, Nancy 1817 after 1880
    Brother     Davenport, Joseph 1818-12-25 1875-06-05
    Brother     Davenport, unknown son between 1817 and 1820
    Brother     Davenport, Andrew Jackson 1827 before 1900
    Sister     Davenport, Sarah 1830 after 1880
    Sister     Davenport, Serena E. 1833 after 1880
    Brother     Davenport, John 1835 1921-01-28
         Davenport, Marsilva 1836 prob after 1870
    Brother     Davenport, Henry 1838 after 1850
    Brother     Davenport, John? 1840 after 1850


Family of Carvin, David and Davenport, Marsilva

Married Husband Carvin, David ( * 1828 + ... )

A guess based on matching names and birthdates for Marsilva's family. They live only a few doors from her mother.

David Carver 1828 IN
Silva 1835TN
Hanna 1856TN
Robert 1857TN
Fulmer 1860TN

In 1870 District 2, Jackson Co, TN:
David Carvin 1825TN
Marsilva 1836TN
Anna C 1856TN
Tmrath T 1860TN
John C B 1861TN
Isaac N 1864TN
Marian A 1867TN
King D 1868TN

===> no record after 1870 in Jackson County, TN ; must have moved. Except for this curious entry:
Mars* Carv* b.1828 Civil District 3, Jackson, Tennessee
Dolia Clark granddaughter b. 1867

Name Birth Date Death Date
Carvin, Hannah C1856
Carvin, Robert1857
Carvin, Tamrath?1860
Carvin, John C B1861
Carvin, Isaac N1864
Carvin, Marian A1867
Carvin, King D1868