Maria Davison

7 July 1797–
Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Maria

When Maria Davison was born on 7 July 1797, in Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada, her father, Jonathan Davison, was 29 and her mother, Elizabeth "Betsie" Rockwell, was 25. She married William Mckinley in 1816, in Masstown, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1797 and River Philip, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1871. She was buried in Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

William Mckinley
1794–
Maria Davison
1797–
Marriage: 1816
Charles Alfred McKinley
1834–1921

Spouse and Children

    William Mckinley

    Male1794–Male

    Female1797–Female

MARRIAGE
1816
Masstown, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada
children

(1)

    Charles Alfred McKinley

    Male1834–1921Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1768–1852Male

    Elizabeth "Betsie" Rockwell

    Female1771–1853Female

siblings

(10)

    Charles Chipman Davison

    Male1792–1884Male

    William Billings Davison

    Male1795–1865Male

    Female1797–Female

    Horatio Nelson Davison

    Male1799–1879Male

    Henry Alline Davison

    Male1803–1879Male

+5 More Children

World Events (3)

1869

Age 72

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1871

Age 74

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1909 · First Canadian Flight

Age 112

The Silver Dart was the first recorded flight in Canada. It took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, on February 23, 1909, and was piloted by John Alexander Douglas McCurdy.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from David .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Maria McKinly in household of Alfred McKinly, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Maria McKinley in household of William McKinley, "Canada Census, 1871"
  • Maria Davison, "Canada, Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959"

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