Francis Elizabeth Davidson (1866 - 1948)

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Francis Elizabeth Davidson
1866 - 1948
updated February 06, 2019
Francis Elizabeth Davidson was born in 1866. He was born to Terrey Charles Davidson and Anne Marten Davidson, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1948 in Bburn, Australia at 82 years of age.


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Terrey Charles Davidson
Bburn, Australia
Anne Marten Davidson
Bburn, Australia


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Francis Elizabeth Davidson died in 1948 in Bburn, Australia at age 82. He was born in 1866. He was born to Terrey Charles Davidson and Anne Marten Davidson, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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1866 - 1948 World Events

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In 1866, in the year that Francis Elizabeth Davidson was born, Swedish chemist, engineer, inventor, businessman, and philanthropist Alfred Nobel invented dynamite in Germany. During his lifetime he held 355 patents, of which dynamite was the most famous. He also established the Nobel Prizes in his will.

In 1872, he was only 6 years old when on May 22nd, President Ulysses S. Grant signed the Amnesty Act of 1872. The Act restored full civil rights to secessionists, including about 150,000 former slaves who had fought in the Confederate Army. About 500 former Confederate sympathizers were not allowed their full civil rights.

In 1891, he was 25 years old when from March 9th through the 12th, a blizzard hit the south and west of England. Called the Great Blizzard of 1891, it led to snow drifts of up to 15 feet and killed 200 people and 6,000 animals. Fourteen ships sank.

In 1908, when he was 42 years old, a 7.1 earthquake and the resulting tsunami killed 70,000 to 100,000 people in southern Italy and Sicily. The earthquake, lasting 30 to 40 seconds, occurred in the Strait of Messina which was between the region of Calabria (at the "toe" of Italy) and the island of Sicily and destruction from it occurred in a 186 mile radius. It was the most destructive earthquake ever to hit Europe.

In 1948, in the year of Francis Elizabeth Davidson's passing, on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

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Other Francis Davidsons

Francis Joseph Davidson
around 1913 - Nov 18, 1943
Francis Henry Davidson
around 1901 - Sep 5, 1941
Francis Henry Davidson
around 1923 - Sep 12, 1944
Francis Cyril Davidson
around 1920 - Nov 5, 1943
Francis Clement Davidson
around 1901 - Nov 27, 1941
Francis Charteris Davidson
around 1890 - May 10, 1917
Francis Burnett Davidson
around 1917 - Feb 11, 1942
Francis Davidson
around 1920 - May 20, 1945
Francis M Davidson
Born: around 1923
Missouri, United States
Francis D Davidson
Born: around 1921
Ohio, United States
Francis H Davidson
Born: around 1919
Pennsylvania, United States
Francis A Davidson
Born: around 1913
New Jersey, United States
Francis W Davidson
Born: around 1910
Connecticut, United States
Francis C Davidson
Born: around 1904
Rhode Island, United States
Francis Davidson
Born: around 1908
Pennsylvania, United States
Francis L Davidson
Born: around 1928
Massachusetts, United States
Francis Davidson
Born: around 1920
Massachusetts, United States
Francis J Davidson
Born: around 1919
Minnesota, United States
Francis Thomas Davidson
Footscray, Australia
Francis Thom Davidson
Castlemaine, Australia

Other Davidsons

Terrey Charles Davidson
Bburn, Australia
Anne Marten Davidson
Bburn, Australia
Florence Georgina Davidson
1872 - 1948
Chelt, Australia
Isabella May Davidson
1892 - 1948
Fitzroy, Australia
Lang William Davidson
Fitzroy, Australia
Margaret Davidson
1882 - 1948
Bwater, Australia
Costello Michael Davidson
Bwater, Australia
Margaret Burge Davidson
Bwater, Australia
Joseph Davidson
1892 - 1948
Waggi, Australia
Davidson George Davidson
Waggi, Australia
Elizabeth King Davidson
Waggi, Australia
David Barrie Davidson
1928 - 1948
Orbost, Australia
Annie Maud Standen Davidson
Orbost, Australia
Ernest Davidson
1882 - 1948
P Hill, Australia
Davidson Alex Davidson
P Hill, Australia
Ann Mary Davidson
P Hill, Australia
Thomas Davidson
1859 - 1948
Sale, Australia

Other Bios

Terrey Charles Davidson
Bburn, Australia
Anne Marten Davidson
Bburn, Australia
Mary Sarah Murray
1866 - 1948
Chelt, Australia
Lyons William Murray
Chelt, Australia
Helen Sprint Murray
Chelt, Australia
Elizabeth Plummer
1873 - 1948
Chelt, Australia
Fanny Chappell Plummer
Chelt, Australia
Sara Annie Mcaimsh
1863 - 1948
Aburton, Australia
Munro Alex Mcaimsh
Aburton, Australia
Annie Scott Mcaimsh
Aburton, Australia
William Edmund Clair Treyvaud
1900 - 1948
Dugley, Australia
Elvira Tribolet Treyvaud
Dugley, Australia
Emily Jane Bosanko
1860 - 1948
G Iris, Australia
Bosanko William Bosanko
G Iris, Australia
Grace Michell Bosanko
G Iris, Australia
Evan William Thompson
1885 - 1948
Hawksburn, Australia
Thompson William Thomas Thompson
Hawksburn, Australia
Priscilla Cope Thompson
Hawksburn, Australia
Elizabeth Collins
1870 - 1948
E Malv, Australia
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