Alexander Davidson

1712–
Chester, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America

The Life of Alexander

When Alexander Davidson was born in 1712, in Chester, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, his father, Alexander Davidson, was 20 and his mother, Isabel McCormick, was 28.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Davidson
1692–1739
Isabel McCormick
1684–1739
Sarah Ann Davison
1704–1735
Yeoman John Davidson
1705–1755
Elisabeth Davidson
1707–
Samuel Davison
1708–1753
Mary Ann Davidson
1709–1749
John Davidson
1711–1754
Mary Ann Davidson
1707–
Ann Davidson
1709–
Alexander Davidson
1712–
Sarah A Davidson
1717–1749

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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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  • Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L99B-V8T5?cc=1999196&wc=9PM8-4WY%3A268493801%2C268514701

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