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A history and genealogy : the Davissons, twelve generations, 1630-1992 : Davidson-Davison-Davisson families / by Russell Lee Davisson ; illustrated by Pierre Bergem.

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  • ISBN: 0870124986
  • Physical Description: xiii, 305 p. : ill., 1 map ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Parsons, W. Va. : McClain Print. Co. ; 1993.

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General Note: Includes indexes.
Formatted Contents Note: Machine generated contents note: Illustrations ix -- Prefacexi -- CHAPTER I -- The Davissons and Their Name 1 -- CHAPTER II -- Coat of Arms 5 -- CHAPTER III -- Early Davisons in America 9 -- CHAPTER IV -- Historical Background -- Daniel Davison (1630-1693)- -- The Scotch Prisoner of War13 -- The Covenanters 14 -- Battle of Dunbar, Scotland 14 -- Battle of Worcester, England 15 -- The Scotch Prisoners of War in America 15 -- The Lynn Ironworks 17 -- Conclusions 21 -- CHAPTER V -- The First American Generation -- Daniel Davison-The Exile 25 -- Hubbard Deed to Daniell Davison 27 -- The Children of Daniel and Margaret -- (Low) Davison 31 -- Ancestors of Margaret Low 32 -- The Early Wenham Burial Ground34 -- Early Wenham, Massachusetts Deaths-List of -- Burials by Rev. Joseph Gerrish35 -- The Claflin-Gerrish-Richards House of Wenham 38 -- The Will of Daniel Davison 39 -- An Inventory of the Estate of Daniel Davison40 -- CHAPTER VI -- Second American Generation -- Children of Daniel and Margaret (Low) Davison 43 -- CHAPTER VII -- Third American Generation 59 -- Dr. Daniel Brinton (Brinson) Davison 60 -- The Abstract Will of Daniel Brinton (Brinson) -- Davison 62 -- Josiah Davison (Davisson) 64 -- Josiah Davison's Deed 66 -- Josiah Davison's Will 68 -- An Inventory of the Estate of Josiah Davison, -- Esquire 71 -- The Children of Josiah and Mary (Skelton or -- Winthrop) Davison-Davisson 75 -- CHAPTER VIII -- Fourth American Generation -- Introduction 79 -- Western Virginia Settlement Notes 81 -- List of Davisson Land Grants of 1781 81 -- Davisson Marriages in Harrison County, Virginia -- (West Virginia)-Males-Females 86-87 -- Genealogy 88 -- Anecdotes 100 -- CHAPTER IX -- Fifth American Generation 105 -- CHAPTER X -- Sixth American Generation 127 -- CHAPTER XI -- Seventh American Generation 155 -- CHAPTER XII -- Eighth American Generation 189 -- CHAPTER XIII -- Ninth American Generation 213 -- CHAPTER XIV -- Tenth American Generation 227 -- CHAPTER XV -- Eleventh American Generation 237 -- CHAPTER XVI -- Twelfth American Generation 243 -- Glossary249 -- --.
Subject: Davison family.
West Virginia > Genealogy.

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