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Thomas Frederick Davis Davis, 1804-1871

Nationality: American
Date of Birth: 1804
Place of Birth: Wilmington, NC
Date of Death: 1871
Place of Death: Camden, SC

Identity:

Davis was born at AMW's birthplace, Wilmington, NC.

Life:

In 1846 he moved to South Carolina, and became rector of Grace church, Camden. He was elected bishop of the diocese, and consecrated in St John's Chapel, New York, in 1853.

Bibliography:

Herringshaw's Encyclopedia of American Biography of the Nineteenth Century, Chicago, 1902, p. 287.