Person:Samuel Davidson (55)

Samuel Preston Davidson
m. 6 Jan 1801
  1. William Thompson Davidson1804 - 1886
  2. Thomas Alexander Davidson1810 - 1880
  3. Samuel Preston Davidson1812 - 1901
  4. James Harvey Davidson1815 - 1850
  5. George W. Davidson1818 - 1850
  6. Matthew Madison Davidson1819 - 1902
  7. Lucilla Caroline Davidson1824 - 1920
m. 10 Dec 1861
  1. Infant Son Davidson1862 - 1862
  2. Alice May Davidson1865 - 1866
Facts and Events
Name Samuel Preston Davidson
Gender Male
Birth[1] 15 Dec 1812 Rockbridge County, Virginia
Marriage 10 Dec 1861 Clark County, Ohioto Elizabeth 'Eliza' Bates
Death[1] 26 Feb 1901 London, Madison County, Ohio
Burial[1] 1901 Oak Hill Cemetery, London, Madison, Ohio, United States
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable primary source).
  2.   Daily dispatch (Richmond, Virginia). (Atlanta [Georgia]: Georgia Dept. of Archives and History, 1959)
    8 June 1901.

    Obituary - Samuel Preston Davidson

    States he died "at his home in London, O., a few days ago. He was a native of Rockbridge County, having been born near the junction of the North and James River on December 15, 1812. His will leaves $60,000 (his estate) to the Presbyterian Church at the death of his wife. He was a son of John Davidson who moved from the county in 1817 to Madison County, O., and took with him his wife and seven children to Madison County, O. The forefather, William Davidson, came from Cumberland County, Pa., in 1773, and settled at the above place, and his parents came from the North of Scotland..."The article continues and speaks of a diary kept by Samuel.

  3.   United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432).

    1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    Name: Samuel P Davidson
    Age: 37
    Birth Year: abt 1813
    Birthplace: Virginia
    Home in 1850: Deer Creek, Madison, Ohio
    Gender: Male
    Family Number: 1
    Household Members: Name Age
    James B McDonald 24
    Lucilla C McDonald 26
    Samuel P Davidson 37

  4.   United States. 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T9).

    1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    Name: Samuel P. Davidson
    Age: 67
    Birth Year: abt 1813
    Birthplace: Virginia
    Home in 1880: London, Madison, Ohio
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Davidson
    Father's Birthplace: Virginia
    Mother's Birthplace: Virginia
    Occupation: Retired Farmer
    Household Members: Name Age
    Samuel P. Davidson 67
    Elizabeth Davidson 58
    Elizabeth Bates 95 - [Mother-in-law]