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Teresa Davidson

AncientFaces Member since Jun 02, 2015

About: I am a direct decendent of John Davidson born about 1675 who immigrated from Scotland to Ireland and then to America with his wife Jane "Tucker". I am the daughter of J.C. Davidson (b. Jan. 23, 1925 d. Sept 26, 1993), granddaughter of Henry Davidson (b. Feb 9, 1894 d. May 27 1929), great granddaughter of Levi Davidson (b. Aug 24 1861 d. Mar 26 1942, gg grand daughter of Morgan Davidson (b. Apr 04 1815 ), ggg granddaughter of John Madison Davidson (b. 1777 d. 1858), gggg granddaughter of Daniel Davidson (b. 1754 d. 1832) ggggg granddaugher of Samual Davidson (b. 1703 d. Orange County, VA), gggggg granddaughter of William Davidson (b. 1736 Ulster, Northern Ireland d. 1793 VA), ggggggg granddaughter of John Davidson (b. 1675 Scotland, Ulster, Ireland d. USA, VA) I have over 25 years of research on my family's ancestery including the marriages and children. Contact me if you are descended from this Davidson family. I would love to get to know you and share our family history. I am also in the process of publishing our Davidson Ancestry book. Hopefully it will be available August 2008. If you would like to be included please contact me as soon as possible.

Researching: Bowling, Davidson, Hamilton, Humfleet

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Harrison Davidson (b. Feb 05 1898 Clay County, KY d. Jan 15 1988 Clay County, KY Buried in the Martin Cemetery in Oneida, KY) on the last logging raft that went down the East Fork of the Kentucky River in 1922. The trip took the loggers from Oneida to Booneville where they would spend the night, and resume their journey to Bell Point in Lee County, Ky. They would walk back to Oneida. NOTE: Info from my cousin Dewey Davidson, son of Harrison Davidson. From left to right in front of raft: Levi Barger, Elige Heard, Kelly Morgan. From left to right on back of raft: Seth John Baker, and Harrison Davidson
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This is my grandmother, Katryn Hamilton Davidson (b. Aug 30 1894 Oneida, Clay County, KY d. Jul 30 1976 Laurel County, KY, Burial: Landrum Cemetery, East Bernstadt, Laurel County, KY. Kate is buried next to her second husband Elmer Webb and the name on the tombstone is Kate Webb. Kate was married to (1) Henry Davidson and later to (2) Elmer Webb. Very little is known about my grandmother Kate. She used several different names on her children's birth records including, Kate Roark (this was her mothers maiden name) Kate & Katie Spurlock, Kate and Katie Hamilton, and on one child "Eva"s birth record she used the name Catherine Rose. Kate used the name "Kate Spurlock" on her marriage record to my grandfather Henry Davidson. They were married on Mar 02 1911 in Clay County, KY. From all the research I have done I have come to the conclusion that my grandmothers true birth name may have been Katyrn Hamilton. Kate's mother's name was Adaline Roark from Clay County, Ky and she listed her daughters name as Katy Roark on the 1910 census. Kates children thought their mothers name may have actually been Mary Catherine Hamilton, but I have found no evidence of this. I do know that Adaline first married a man named Stephen Turner and later married a man named Wiley Spurlock. In between Adaline's first marriage and second marriage, Kate was born. Kate's death book from her funeral states that her father's name is Henry Hamilton. I am yet to find this "Henry Hamilton on any records in the area they lived in. Kate's grandfather's name was Barnabus Roark. If anyone has any knowledge and documents on my grandmother I would very much appreciate talking with you. Please contact me.
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This is the only known family photo of my grandfather Henry Davidson and his family. It was taken shortly before Henry was murdered in 1929. My father, J.C., is the youngest child in this photo and he was born in 1925. I have estimated my fathers age at about 2 or 3 years old when this photo was taken. This photograph includes Henry Davidson, wife Kate Hamilton, and children, Levi, Fannie, Earl, Eva, and J.C. My grandmother Kate was pregnant with Jessie when they took this photo. Henry and Kate had two other children who were named Hallie and Sarah. Both of these children died in infantcy.
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Eva Davidson my aunt, daughter of Henry Davidson and Kate Hamilton of Teges, Clay County, KY. Eva was born Dec 17 1914 in Estill County, KY, died Jul 08 1939 Montgomery County, Ohio, buried in Mt Moriah Cemetery. This is a photo of Eva on her wedding day. She married Arthur Robinson. I have no other information on him. Eva's parents were from Clay County, Ky and that is where Eva lived most of her life until the murder of her father Henry Davidson.
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This is my great grandfather Levi Davidson born Aug 24 1861 in Clay County, KY died Mar 26 1942 in Clay County, KY. The child behind my great grandfather is my Uncle Earl Davidson, son of Henry Davidson. Earl was born Aug 29 1922 in Teges, Clay County, KY and died Aug 23 2006 in Cincinnati, OH
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Teresa Davidson This is my great grandfather Levi Davidson born Aug 24 1861 in Clay County, KY died Mar 26 1942 in Clay County, KY is buried in the Martin Cemetery off Hwy 90 (turn onto Martin Cemetery Rd) in Oneida, KY along with his wife Nancy Jane 'Potter' Davidson. Nancy Jane Potter was born June 10, 1866 in Clay County, KY and died December 22, 1954 in Clay County, Ky. Levi had 2 wives. His first wife was Lucinda Henson. They married on August 31, 1880. Levi married Nancy Jane Potter January 10, 1883. Children of Levi Davidson and Nancy Jane Potter: 1. Ceat Davidson, b. unknown. possibly died in infancy. 2. Daniel Davidson, b. Feb 10 1886, Clay County, Ky, d. unknown. 3. Green Davidson b. February 1889, Clay County, Ky, d. unknown. 4. Henry Davidson (my grandfather) b. February 9, 1892, Oneida, Clay County, Ky., died instantly 'while in a frey' according to his death certificate of a gunshot wound to the head. May 27, 1929, Teges, Clay County, Ky. 5. Mary 'Polly' Davidson b. February 14, 1894, Clay County, Ky, d. 1977 in Madison County, Ky. 6. Pearl Granville Davidson b. December 1895 Clay County, Ky, d. unknown. 7. Pittman Davidson b. August 4, 1896, Clay County, Ky d. January 1990 Clay County, Ky. 8. Harrison Davidson b. February 5, 1898, Clay County, Ky, d.January 15, 1988, Clay County, Ky, 9. Martha Belle Davidson b. 1901, Clay County, Ky. d. unknown, Clay County, Ky. 10. Edward Davidson b. March 7, 1907, Clay County, Ky. d. October 6, 1983. Clay County, Ky.
Dec 12, 2012 · posted to the photo Levi Davidson
Teresa Davidson Levi Davidson, my great grandfather, born August 24, 1861 in Clay County, KY and died March 26, 1942 was the son of: Morgan Davidson born April 4, 1815 and died Unknown. Morgan married Mary Polly Stidham March 27, 1838 in Clay County Ky (Marriage Certificate in Clay County Ky File Box 8). Mary Polly Stidham was born in 1815 in Tennessee and died Unknown. Morgan Davidson was the son of John Madison Davidson and Elizabeth Smith. Children of Morgan Davidson and Mary Polly Stidham were: 1. Elizabeth Davidson b. 1840 2. Tyree Davidson b. 1842 3. Sarah A. Davidson b. 1844 in Clay County, Ky 4. James Davidson b. 1846 5. Samuel Davidson b. March 1847 and married Sylvania Chandler b. April 12, 1854 6. Hiram Davidson b. 1852 7. Ala C. Davidson b. 1856 8. Levi Davidson b. August 24, 1861 in Clay County, Ky and died March 26, 1942 in Clay County, Ky. All this info is recorded in the 1850 Clay County Census Info on John Madison Davidson: John Madison Davidson also known as "Bear Hunter" was born in 1777 in Washington County, Virginia and died 1858 in Red Bird, Clay County, Ky. He married Mary Smith in 1798 in Washington County, Va. Mary Smith was born in 1781 in Washington County, Virginia and died 1826 in Clay County, Ky. John Madison Davidson was the son of Daniel Davidson Children of John Madison Davidson and Mary Smith are: 1. Tyre Davidson b. 1799, d. July 6, 1846 in Clay County, Ky 2. James A. Davidson b. 1801, Scott County, Va, d. after 1870 in Clay County, Ky. 3. Samuel Davidson, b. 1803 and married Susan Dent b. 1805 4. Martin Davidson b. 1805, Ky 5. Daniel Davidson b. 1809, Clay County, Ky 6. Morgan Davidson, b. April 4, 1815 died Unknown 7. Tabitha Davidson, b. 1816, d. 1850 8. Mary Davidson b. 1821 married Samuel Britton 9. Mahala Davidson b. 1822, Clay County, Ky 10. Matilda Davidson b. 1824 11. Nancy Davidson b. 1825, Clay County, Ky married Elija C. Herd, b. 1832 Clay County, Ky. died November 25, 1863, Missionary Ridge, GA burried in Oaklawn Cemetery Nashville, Tn. John Madison Davidson had 2 other marriages: Mary Campbell and Lovina Griffin. There were 8 additional children. John Davidson and Mary Campbell children: Susan Davidson b. 1827 Silas Davidson b. 1829 Sylvia Davidson b. 1830 Emily J. Davidson b. 1831 Robert Davidson b. 1832, Kentucky John Madison Davidson and Lovina Griffen children are: Levi Davidson Sarah Davidson b. 1834, Clay County, Kentucky d. 1905 Owsley County, Ky. Malvina Davidson b. 1836
Dec 10, 2012 · posted to the photo Henry Davidson & Family
Teresa Davidson Hi Angela, Thank you for sharing your photos. My father was J.C. Davidson born 1925 in Teges, Clay County, Kentucky. My grandfather is Henry Davidson born 1894 in Teges, Clay County, Kentucky, he was the son of Levi Davidson
Sep 10, 2008 · posted to the photo Davidson Family