Elizabeth Davidson

1844–19 July 1892 (Age 48)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Davidson was born in 1844, in Tennessee, United States, her father, James M. Davidson, was 32 and her mother, Sarah Jane Luther, was 21. She lived in Dickson, Dickson, Tennessee, United States in 1850. She died on 19 July 1892, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

James M. Davidson
1812–1894
Sarah Jane Luther
1823–1911
John Davidson
1842–
Elizabeth Davidson
1844–1892
Sarah Ann Davidson
1845–1897
Mary Ann Davidson
1846–1926
Nancy Davidson
1850–
Alfred Griffin Davidson
1855–1936
Martha J Davidson
1863–

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 2

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 18

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

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 (1)

  • Elisabeth Davidson in household of James M Davidson, "United States Census, 1850"

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