Jacob Daughtrey
(Cir 1730-1797)
Henry Daughtrey
Rev Jacob Kedar Daughtrey


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Nancy Ann Lester

Rev Jacob Kedar Daughtrey

  • Born: 9 Feb 1798, Nansemond Co., VA
  • Marriage: Nancy Ann Lester
  • Died: 4 Oct 1868, Nansemond Co., VA at age 70
  • Buried: Daughtrey Cemetery, located on the west side of Barnes Road, Suffolk, VA

bullet  General Notes:

The 1850 Federal Census for the Nansemond Co., VA, page 185A, dated Oct. 29, 1850 records Jacob K. (52) and Ann (43) Daughtrey with children Alfred (22), Julia A. (19), Sarah (15), Robert (14), Talbert (11), Margaret E. (10), Jacob H. (7), James K. P. (5), and Virginia C. (3). Next door is Jacob's cousin, William P. (33), and wife Belvidira (29 - born Isle of Wight) Daughtrey with children Elizabeth F. (3) and Abram P. (1). Jacob K. Daughtrey is a Baptist Minister.

The 1860 Federal Census for the Upper Parish, Nansemond Co., VA, page 606 records Jacob K. (63) and Ann (57) Daughtrey with children Talbert (21), Margaret (18), Jacob (15), James (14), and Virginia (12). Jacob is listed as a farmer and has real estate valued at $10,000 and a personal estate at $9,000, including 11 slaves.

Died at his residence in Nansemond County, Va., Oct. 4th, 1868, in the 72nd year of his age; Brother Daughtrey made a profession of religion in youth, and joined the South Quay Baptist Church. He at once began to take a part in the public services of the sanctuary. In a few years he entered the ministry. He soon transferred his membership to the Beaver Dam Church, which he served as pastor many years. His labors with that church were greatly blessed, and long will its members cherish and revere his memory. He entered and continued in the ministry under many disadvantages. Though blessed with good natural talents, his education was limited. He deeply felt and often confessed his want of an education for the great work of preaching the gospel.
[Jacob Kadar DAUGHTREY, d. 4 Oct 1868, age 72, cemetery unknown, donated obit, newspaper unknown] [file transcribed by Mrs. Bruce Saunders (bs4403@verizon.net),

The grave of his daughter, Julia Ann Daughtrey in Liberty Springs Christian Church Cemetery, Nansemond Co., VA records him as "Rev. Jacob K. Daughtrey".

Daughtrey Cemetery
Located on the west side of Barnes Road, Suffolk, Va.
Copied by Pat Holland

Robert Calvin Daughtrey [son of Jacob K. Daughtrey]
Mary Frances Daughtrey [wife of Robert Calvin Daughtrey]

Dosia E. Daughtrey [daughter of Robert C. Daughtrey]

Jacob Kadar Daughtrey
Ann Lester Daughtrey [wife of Jacob K. Daughtrey]
Age 72 years

Reuben W. Owens
Fannie Daughtrey Owens [wife of Reuben W. Owens]
5-10-1873 Nansemond Co., Va.
7-06-1937 Williamsburg, Va.
d/o Robert Calvin & Mary Frances Daughtrey

Carrie Scott Daughtrey


Jacob married Nancy Ann Lester. (Nancy Ann Lester was born circa 1803 in Nansemond Co., VA, died on 1 Jul 1875 in Nansemond Co., VA and was buried in Daughtrey Cemetery, located on the west side of Barnes Road, Suffolk, VA.)

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