George Davidson (1892 - 1978)

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George Davidson
1892 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
George Davidson was born on April 15, 1892. He died in May 1978 at age 86. We know that George Davidson had been residing in Meridian, Lauderdale County, Mississippi.


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George Davidson passed away in May 1978 at 86 years old. He was born on April 15, 1892. We have no information about George's surviving family. We know that George Davidson had been residing in Meridian, Lauderdale County, Mississippi.
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In 1892, in the year that George Davidson was born, on January 1st, Ellis Island opened to process immigrants. 700 passed through on the first day - in the first year, 450,000 were processed. The processing center was originally a 3 story wooden building - with outbuildings - that burned down a few years later.

In 1940, by the time he was 48 years old, on September 16th, the Selective Training and Service Act of 1940, was enacted - the first peacetime draft in U.S. history. Men between 21 and 36 were required to register with their draft boards. When World War II began, men between 18 and 45 were subject to service and men up to 65 were required to register.

In 1955, at the age of 63 years old, George was alive when on September 30th, movie star James Dean, 24, died in a car accident. He was headed in his new Porsche 550 to a race in Salinas California when, traveling at 85 mph, he collided with a 1950 Ford Tudor, also speeding, driven by a 23 year old college student. Dean died, his passenger and the other driver survived.

In 1961, by the time he was 69 years old, on January 20th, John F. Kennedy became the 35th President of the United States. He had previously been a U.S. Senator and a Congressman, both from the state of Massachusetts, as well as a Naval lieutenant in World War II.

In 1978, in the year of George Davidson's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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Other George Davidsons

George William Davidson
around 1923 - Jan 11, 1941
George Walker Davidson
around 1922 - Aug 30, 1944
George Vivian Davidson
around 1896 - Apr 21, 1917
George Thorold Davidson
Died: Oct 26, 1916
George Thomas Davidson
1917 - Jul 1, 1942
Sale, Australia
George Teasdale Davidson
around 1920 - Mar 15, 1942
George Russell Davidson
Died: Dec 29, 1943
George Rae Davidson
around 1896 - May 4, 1917
George Preston Davidson
around 1898 - Oct 4, 1917
George M. Davidson
Died: Nov 28, 1917
George M. Davidson
around 1890 - Dec 1, 1917
George Leslie Davidson
around 1916 - Apr 13, 1942
George Leslie Davidson
around 1890 - Dec 2, 1917
George Lachlan Harold Davidson
1915 - Jun 10, 1945
Mildura, Australia
George Johnston Davidson
around 1898 - Apr 9, 1917
George Harold Davidson
Died: Jun 10, 1944

Other Davidsons

John Davidson
Jan 16, 1902 - Oct 3, 1992
Greenwood, MS
William Davidson
Sep 24, 1902 - January 1981
New Albany, Mississippi
Annie G Davidson
Apr 7, 1911 - May 4, 2003
Yazoo City, MS
George Davidson
Feb 21, 1909 - April 1962
Billy W Davidson
Sep 8, 1935 - Apr 27, 2007
Tupelo, MS
Anna L Davidson
May 23, 1934 - Apr 24, 2005
West Point, MS
Roxie L Davidson
Sep 7, 1941 - May 8, 1998
Corinth, MS
Mildred P Davidson
Apr 19, 1925 - August 1991
Eight Mile, AL
George Davidson
May 5, 1888 - April 1979
West Point, Mississippi
Nelda W Davidson
Feb 3, 1920 - Jan 19, 2003
Leakesville, MS
James W Davidson
Jul 26, 1943 - Jul 16, 2008
Sumiton, AL
M Elizabet Davidson
Mar 30, 1909 - Dec 20, 1992
Union, MS
Dovie S Davidson
Jun 3, 1887 - Jun 15, 1972
Pontotoc, MS
Sally Davidson
Oct 4, 1905 - December 1976
Chicago, Illinois
Edmonia W Davidson
Jul 20, 1903 - Aug 27, 1992
Milwaukee, WI
Jimmy J Davidson
Jan 3, 1943 - Jul 22, 1996
Hurley, MS
Robert A Davidson
Dec 27, 1946 - Oct 21, 1997
Elizabeth Davidson
Nov 12, 1945 - January 1971
H W Davidson
Feb 8, 1947 - Jul 15, 1987
Clinton, MS
Margaret A Davidson
Jan 26, 1935 - Aug 15, 1999
Steele, MO

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Mar 1, 1873 - October 1966
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Aug 7, 1886 - January 1967
Louin, Mississippi
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Jun 17, 1889 - December 1973
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Chicago, IL
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Mar 15, 1883 - November 1968
Sebastopol, Mississippi
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Dec 15, 1902 - May 1979
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Oct 14, 1939 - Jan 22, 2008
Jackson, MS
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