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Ahnentafel, Generation No. 1

1.Raymond Devan Avera was born 4 Apr 1930, and died 19 May 2000. He was buried in Powell/ Avera Cemetery, Greene Co., MS. He was the son of 2. Benjamin Franklin Avera and 3. Carrie Lee Beard.
  


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 2

2.Benjamin Franklin Avera was born 1 May 1896, and died 16 Mar 1961. He was buried in Powell/Avera Cemetery, Greene Co., MS. He was the son of 4. Samuel Worth Avera and 5. Ella Gertrude McLean.

3.Carrie Lee Beard was born 14 Jan 1902, and died 1 Dec 1954. She was buried in Powell/Avera Cemetery, Greene Co., MS.
  

Children of Carrie Lee Beard and Benjamin Franklin Avera are:
   i.Donald Frederick Avera. He married Joyce Kittrell.
   ii.Bobby William Avera.
   iii.Alpha Eris Avera was born 4 Aug 1923. She married Herbert Shelton 27 Jun 1946. He was born 17 Mar 1923.
   iv.Lelas Joy Avera was born 26 Jan 1925.
   v.Irma Avera was born 29 May 1927. She married Bruce Adams.
1.  vi.Raymond Devan Avera was born 4 Apr 1930, and died 19 May 2000.
   vii.Benjamin Franklin Avera was born 25 Jun 1937, and died 3 Feb 1942.
   viii.Living Avera.


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 3

4.Samuel Worth Avera was born 25 Jan 1853, and died 23 Mar 1929. He was buried in Powell/ Avera Cemetery, Greene Co., MS. He was the son of 8. William Powell Avera and 9. Mary E. Davis.

5.Ella Gertrude McLean was born 8 Mar 1858 in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, and died 28 Apr 1906. She was buried in Powell-Avera Cemetery, Greene Co., MS.
  

Children of Ella Gertrude McLean and Samuel Worth Avera are:
   i.Marion E. Avera was born 1 Dec 1877, and died 30 May 1890.
   ii.William Abner Avera was born 5 Jan 1879, and died 21 Sep 1961 in Jackson Co., MS. He married Carrie Lee Shoemaker. He married Nina Mae Crippin 28 Oct 1913 in Wayne Co., MS.
   iii.Samuel Adams Avera was born 5 May 1881, and died 1918. He married Ella Ryalls.
   iv.Jacob Powell Avera was born 15 Oct 1883, and died 26 Nov 1914. He married Mary Elizabeth Douglas 1906. She was born 22 Jan 1889, and died 1 Jul 1953.
   v.Chester Lee Avera was born 24 Oct 1885, and died 24 Sep 1951. He married Effie Melissa Brewer 29 Apr 1925 in Greene Co, Miss.. She was born 21 Feb 1895, and died 6 Aug 1988.
   vi.Bayard Roscoe Avera was born 26 Feb 1888, and died 17 Jul 1954. He married Mattie C. Neel 30 Jan 1927 in Greene Co, Miss.. She was born 11 Feb 1891, and died 9 Jan 1969.
   vii.Marion Elsworth Avera was born 3 Apr 1890, and died 27 Jun 1951. She married Peter Joseph McLeod 26 Sep 1909 in Greene Co, Miss.. He was born 1 Jan 1884, and died 13 Apr 1949.
   viii.Hardy Oliver Duke Avera was born 14 Dec 1892. He married Lillian Graham. He married Kathleen Hope.
   ix.Karl Everett Avera was born 4 Jul 1894. He married Eloise Wilkins.
2.  x.Benjamin Franklin Avera was born 1 May 1896, and died 16 Mar 1961. He married Carrie Lee Beard 27 Aug 1922 in Greene Co, Miss.. She was born 14 Jan 1902, and died 1 Dec 1954.
   xi.Irvin Knight Avera was born 20 Feb 1898. He married Pauline Phillips.
   xii.Ella Gertrude Avera was born 19 May 1899, and died 1 Mar 1972. She married Hillman A. Hankins. He was born 7 Oct 1896, and died 28 Jul 1968.
   xiii.Maude Alma Avera was born 18 Mar 1901, and died 16 Nov 1975. She married Homer Preston Beard 29 Jul 1922 in Greene Co., Miss.. He was born 9 Apr 1893 in Miss., and died 18 Jul 1969.
   xiv.Mack W. Avera was born 2 Aug 1903, and died 20 Feb 1946. He married Alfie Brewer.


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 4

8.William Powell Avera was born 11 Oct 1822, and died 19 Jun 1905. He was buried in Powell-Avera Cemetery, Greene Co., MS.

9.Mary E. Davis was born 20 Aug 1823, and died 4 Oct 1913. She was buried in Powell-Avera Cemetery, Greene Co., MS. She was the daughter of 18. Samuel H. Davis and 19. Susannah "Susan" Goff.
  

Children of Mary E. Davis and William Powell Avera are:
   i.Rufus Walter Avera.
   ii.William Washington Avera was born 14 Jul 1849, and died 29 Aug 1912. He married Elizabeth Bullock 7 Nov 1889. She was born 1851, and died 1890. He married Isa B. French 11 Sep 1895 in Greene Co., Miss.. She was born 26 Aug 1871, and died 25 Feb 1914.
   iii.Susan Eran Avera was born 1851. She married Julian McDonald.
4.  iv.Samuel Worth Avera was born 25 Jan 1853, and died 23 Mar 1929. He married Ella Gertrude McLean 27 Nov 1876 in Greene Co, Miss.. She was born 8 Mar 1858 in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, and died 28 Apr 1906. He married Laura E. Taylor 15 Apr 1907 in Greene Co, Miss.. She was born 23 Feb 1882, and died 12 Nov 1962.
   v.Celia Rachel Avera was born 18 Jan 1855, and died 3 Mar 1931. She married W.J. Dawson 17 Jan 1895 in Greene Co., MS..
   vi.Lawrence Alexander Avera was born 14 Mar 1858 in Greene Co., MS.
   vii.Hardy O. Avera was born 15 Feb 1860, and died 25 Sep 1890. He married Sally James.
   viii.Nancy Elizabeth Avera was born 1863. She married John W. Coons 21 Dec 1887 in Greene Co, Miss..
   ix.John Powell Avera was born 28 Aug 1865. He married Emma Campbell 18 May 1892 in Greene Co, Miss..


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 5

18.Samuel H. Davis was born 11 Apr 1795 in GA., and died 26 Dec 1868 in MS. He was buried in Salem Camp Ground, MS. He was the son of 36. George Davis and 37. Elizabeth Lanier.

19.Susannah "Susan" Goff was born 18 Jan 1801 in Duplin County, NC, and died 21 Jan 1892. She was buried in William Ransey Old Place, Harrison Co., MS. She was the daughter of 38. William Goff and 39. Sabra Mathis.
  

Children of Susannah "Susan" Goff and Samuel H. Davis are:
   i.Martha Ann Davis was born 25 Dec 1822 in State Line, MS, and died 1898. She married Francis Cunningham 5 Feb 1840 in Mobile Co., AL., son of Francis Cunningham and Catherine Cumbest. He was born 18 Apr 1818 in Jackson Co., Miss., and died 1894 in MS.
9.  ii.Mary E. Davis was born 20 Aug 1823, and died 4 Oct 1913. She married William Powell Avera 1847. He was born 11 Oct 1822, and died 19 Jun 1905.
   iii.James Walter Davis was born 1824, and died 1863. He married Nancy Abigail Pierce 20 May 1844 in Mobile Co., AL., daughter of Jeremiah "Jerrie" Pierce and Nancy McLain. She was born 1828 in Wilmer, Mobile Co., AL, and died Bef 1870.
   iv.Nancy S. Davis was born 5 Apr 1825 in Americus, Jackson Co., MS.. She married Lewis Price Goff. He was born Abt 1821.
   v.Elizabeth F. Davis was born 25 Oct 1827.
   vi.William P. Davis was born 22 Jun 1829 in Mississippi. He married Elizabeth. She was born 1833.
   vii.Sabra Davis was born 24 Aug 1833.
   viii.Stephen H. Davis was born 29 Apr 1831, and died 19 Sep 1848.
   ix.Cassandra J. Davis was born 6 Feb 1837. She married David McDonald 25 Dec 1855.
   x.Alice Ann Davis was born 17 Feb 1842. She married John W. Carter 10 Mar 1859, son of Joseph "Josey" Carter and Lucinda Goff. He was born 3 Sep 1839, and died 30 Jan 1894.
   xi.Samuel H. Davis was born 5 Apr 1844 in Mississippi, and died 29 Jul 1867.
   xii.Christina S. Davis was born Dec 1839, and died Apr 1841.


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 6

36.George Davis was born 25 Apr 1774 in N.C., and died Abt 1850 in Jackson Co., MS.. He was buried in Carter Cemetery, Jackson Co., MS.. He was the son of 72. John Henry Davis and 73. Elizabeth.

37.Elizabeth Lanier was born 1 Aug 1772 in NC, and died 21 Mar 1836 in Jackson Co., MS.. She was buried in Carter Cemetery, Jackson Co., MS.. She was the daughter of 74. Lemuel Lanier and 75. Ann Mary.
  

Children of Elizabeth Lanier and George Davis are:
18.  i.Samuel H. Davis was born 11 Apr 1795 in GA., and died 26 Dec 1868 in MS. He married Susannah "Susan" Goff 1 Feb 1821 in Jackson Co., MS, daughter of William Goff and Sabra Mathis. She was born 18 Jan 1801 in Duplin County, NC, and died 21 Jan 1892.
   ii.Frances Davis was born 25 Aug 1796 in Bulloch Co., GA., and died Bef 1860 in Jackson, Mississippi. She married James A. Goff 25 Aug 1796 in Bulloch, GA, son of William Goff and Sabra Mathis. He was born 30 May 1782 in Duplin County, NC, and died 1858 in Jackson County, MS.
   iii.Mary Elizabeth Davis was born 9 Jan 1798 in GA.. She married James Patrick Ward 9 Jan 1798 in GA., son of John Ward and Nancy Elizabeth Knight. He was born Abt 1791 in SC,, and died Abt 1867.
   iv.Stephen Davis was born 26 Feb 1800. He married Dorthy G. Wilson. He married Mary J. in Tyler Co., TX.
   v.Matilda Davis was born 14 Nov 1801 in GA, and died Bef 1850. She married John D. McDonald.
   vi.Ann Mary Davis was born 14 Sep 1803 in GA., and died 12 Apr 1835 in Jackson Co., MS. She married James Hendricks Wyatt, son of William Wyatt and Amelia Hendricks. He was born 1794 in GA, and died 8 Aug 1855.
   vii.Hannah Davis was born 30 May 1805 in GA.. She married Moses M. Ward, son of John Ward and Nancy Elizabeth Knight. He was born 1787 in SC, and died Aft 1850 in Silsbee, Tyler Co., Texas.
   viii.Cerena (Crene) Davis was born 25 May 1807 in GA., and died Aug 1808 in GA..
   ix.Nancy Eleanor Davis was born 8 Mar 1809 in GA., and died 21 Dec 1847. She married William Childress. She married Joseph H. Beardslee Abt 1824. He was born 1800 in NY.
   x.James Lanier Davis was born 16 Dec 1814 in Jackson Co., MS, and died 11 Aug 1865. He married Sophronia Denmark 3 Jul 1833 in Greene Co., MS, daughter of James Denmark and Susannah Wise. She was born 17 Dec 1815 in Bulloch Co., GA, and died 3 Jun 1882 in Greene Co., MS.

38.William Goff was born 1761 in Duplin Co., North Carolina, Colonies, and died Apr 1855 in Madison Co., Florida, USA. He was the son of 76. John Goff and 77. Civil Elizabeth Hall.

39.Sabra Mathis was born 1761 in Duplin Co., NC, and died 29 Aug 1829 in Jackson Co., MS. She was the daughter of 78. Edmond Mathis and 79. Mary Polly Price.
  

Children of Sabra Mathis and William Goff are:
   i.James A. Goff was born 30 May 1782 in Duplin County, NC, and died 1858 in Jackson County, MS. He married Frances Davis 25 Aug 1796 in Bulloch, GA, daughter of George Davis and Elizabeth Lanier. She was born 25 Aug 1796 in Bulloch Co., GA., and died Bef 1860 in Jackson, Mississippi.
   ii.Elizabeth Goff was born 4 Aug 1784 in Duplin County, NC, and died Abt 1860. She married Henry Fletcher. He was born Abt 1784, and died Abt 1860.
   iii.Lewis Price Goff was born 1786 in Duplin County, NC, and died Abt 1860. He married Nancy. She was born in SC,.
   iv.Mary Goff was born 15 Feb 1788 in Duplin County, NC, and died Abt 1860. She married William Carter 20 Nov 1810 in Bulloch County, GA.. He was born Abt 1788, and died Abt 1860.
   v.Ann Nancy Goff was born 1791 in Duplin County, NC, and died Abt 1870. She married Matthew Carter. He was born Abt 1790, and died Abt 1870.
   vi.Edmund Goff was born 1795 in Duplin County, NC, and died 1873. He married Lucretia Wells. She was born Abt 1795, and died Abt 1870.
19.  vii.Susannah "Susan" Goff was born 18 Jan 1801 in Duplin County, NC, and died 21 Jan 1892. She married Samuel H. Davis 1 Feb 1821 in Jackson Co., MS, son of George Davis and Elizabeth Lanier. He was born 11 Apr 1795 in GA., and died 26 Dec 1868 in MS.
   viii.Lazarus Goff was born 1793 in NC,.

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