John Davidson

about 1785–
Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of John

John Davidson was born about 1785. He married Agnes Mc Master on 8 December 1807, in Dailly, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters.

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John Davidson
1785–
Agnes Mc Master
1785–1833
Marriage: 8 December 1807
Ann Davidson
1808–
Andrew Davidson
Mary Davidson
1810–1860
James Davidson
1812–
Robert Davidson
1815–
William Davidson
1817–
Thomas Davidson
1819–1893
Hugh Bryden Davidson
1822–
John Davidson
1824–
John Davidson
1830–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 December 1807
Dailly, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(10)

    Ann Davidson

    Female1808–Female

    Mary Davidson

    Female1810–1860Female

    James Davidson

    Male1812–Male

    Robert Davidson

    Male1815–Male

    William Davidson

    Male1817–Male

+5 More Children

Name Meaning

1 Scottish, northern English, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name David . As a Jewish name, the last element comes from German Sohn ‘son’.2 Americanized spelling of Norwegian and Danish Davidsen or Swedish Davidsson, patronymics from the personal name David .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • John Davidson in entry for Andrew Davidson and Mary Govanlock, "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869"
  • John Davidson in entry for John Davidson, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • John Davidson in entry for John Davidson, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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