1395 JOHN DAVIDSON Born: Edinburgh, Edinburghshire, Scotland, Death: (Date unknown) - wife b. 1398 Children: William Davidson b. 1424
1424 WILLIAM DAVIDSON Born: Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Death: (Date unknown) Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Married: Christina (Wallace)– daughter of Lt Gen. Sir John Wallace and Margaret Johnstone Children: GEORGE DAVIDSON
1440 GEORGE DAVIDSON Born in Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, Died 1470 Married in 1460 to Marion Caverhill (b: 1434) in Crailing, Roxburghshire, Scotland Children: I. Doreen 1459, II. William 1475, III. Nicholas 1469, IV. David 1471 V. JOHN DAVIDSON BORN; 1470
1470 SIR JOHNE DAVIDSONE (Burgess of Quenisferi (Queensferry) - Midlothian Scotland Born 1470, in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Died c. 1520 Married: Marion Litill, born 1475, in Midlothia County, Scotland. Children: I. JOHN DAVIDSONE II
1500 SIR JOHN DAVIDSONE II Born: Dunferline, Fife Scotland d. 1556 Married: Katherine "Kate" Kirstell Laurence (born 1503) in 1524 in Jedburgh Roxburghshire, Scotland Children: I. John Davidsone III II. Isobel Davidson (Rutherford) III. HENDRIE (HENRY) DAVIDSONE
1542 HENDRIE DAVIDSONE Born: Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Married Kaete MUTRAY (b.1546), FEB 1567 in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Children: I. Androw Davidsone II. PATRIK DAVIDSONE
1571 PATRIK DAVIDSONE Christening: 14 JAN 1571 Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Married Jonet TOMSONE b. 9/2/1590, 28 MAY 1611 Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Children: I. JOHNE DAVIDSONE II. Effie Davidsone III. Christane Davidsone, IV. William Davidsone
1614 JOHNE DAVIDSONE Christening: 18 SEP 1614 Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Married: Katherine KIRK b. 12/6/1620, 6 DEC 1640 in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Children: I. George Davidson II. Christiane Davidsone III. JOHNE DAVIDSON
1646 JOHNE DAVIDSON, Christening: 27 NOV 1646 Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Married Grissell CRAFOORD, 15 APR 1679 in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Children: I. John Davidson II. Margaret Davidson III. ALEXANDER DAVIDSON I, born 8 AUG., 1685 - killed in the first Jacobite uprising at the Battle of Preston in 1715 IV. William Davidson, Captured at the Battle of Preston, sent to America on the Jacobite prisoner ship Friendship of Belfast in 1717 - purchased as indentured servant by Mordecai Moore V. Andrew Davidson, Captured at the Battle of Preston, sent to America on the Jacobite prisoner ship Friendship 1717 - purchased as indentured servant by Francis Bullock VI Jean Davidson VII Charles Davidson
1685 ALEXANDER DAVIDSON I Born: 8 AUG 1685 Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, Died: At the battle of Preston in 1715. Married Sarah MCDAVID in 1706, Cupar Fife Scotland Children: Sons immigrate to Gloucester County, VA as indentured servants I, ALEXANDER DAVIDSON (II) II, Phillip Davidson b. 1709 In Cupar, Fife, Scotland. III. Hezekiah Davidson b. 1710 In Cupar, Fife, Scotland. IV. William Davidson b. 1712 In Cupar, Fife, Scotland.
1707 ALEXANDER DAVIDSON II "the Immigrant" Born: Cupar Fifr Scotland Married: SARAH ELLIS* (b.1717) in 1742 in Middlesex County Virginia. Children: I ALEXANDER DAVIDSON (III), b.1743 in Gloucester Co. VA II Philip DAVIDSON b: 1745 III William DAVIDSON b: 1748 1747 ALEXANDER DAVIDSON II dies. 1752 William Ellis, brother of Sarah, and uncle to the Davidson boys, is appointed guardian in October 1752 upon the death of their mother.
1743 ALEXANDER DAVIDSON III, Born: Gloucester Co. VA Died 1817 Married: Anna Bridges, 28 Apr 1768 in Gloucester Co., VA, daughter of Moses Bridges Children: I. James DAVIDSON, b. 1768 II. John Davidson, b. 1770, married Sarah Ellis, the youngest sister of his stepmother. III. Margaret “Polly” Davidson, b. 1772 IV. Alexander Davidson, Jr., b. 1773 V. Hezekiah Davidson, b. 1774, VI. Anna Davidson b. 1776 VII. Jesse Davidson b. 1778 VIII. William Davidson b. 1780 married Aspassia Ellis IX. ELIJAH DAVIDSON, b. 23 February 1783 in Rutherford County, North Carolina. Elijah’s mother, Anne Bridges Davidson died within 2 months after Elijah’s birth. . 1783 ELIJAH DAVIDSON Born 23 Feb Rutherford Co., NC, and Died 24 Apr 1870 in North Monmouth, Polk Co., OR. Married MARGARET MURPHY 04 Feb 1802 in Glasgow, Barren Co., KY, daughter of JOHN MURPHY and RACHEL COOK. She was born 19 Aug 1785 in Warren Co., KY, and died 02 May 1864 in Monmouth, Polk Co., OR. Children: I. Carter Tarrant Davidson, B. 26 Oct 1802 II. Hosea M. Davidson, B. 28 Dec 1804 III. William Murphy Davidson, B. 14 Apr 1807 IV. Hannah Davidson, B. 28 May 1809, V. John C. Davidson, B. 27 Sep 1811 VI, Mary Ann Davidson, B. 22 Apr 1814 VII. Margaret E. Davidson, B. 16 Jul 1816 VII. ELIJAH BARTON DAVIDSON, B. 03 Feb 1819, Prewitts Knob, Barren Co., KY; d. 16 Jan 1888, Williams, Josephine Co., OR. VIII. Rachel Davidson, B. 13 Mar 1821 IX. Elizabeth Thornton Davidson, B. 29 May 1823, X. Sarah H. Davidson, B. 23 May 1825, XI. Alexander Bridges Davidson, B. 27 Apr 1829
1819 ELIJAH BARTON DAVIDSON Jr Born 03 Feb., Glasgow, Barren Co., KY, and Died 16 Jan 1888 in Williams, Josephine Co., OR. Married SALOMA JONES 20 Oct 1840 in Schuyler Co, IL, daughter of LEMUAL JONES and SARAH KIRKPATRICK. Children of ELIJAH BARTON DAVIDSON and SALOMA JONES are: I. William Jones Davidson, B. 17 Nov 1841 II. Ivory Quimby Davidson, B. 10 Apr 1843 III Isaac Grundy Davidson, B. 23 Apr 1845 IV. John Smith Davidson, B. 22 Jan 1847 V. Elijah Jones Davidson, B. 22 Jan 1849 VI. Martina Elizabeth Davidson, B. 20 Feb 1851 VII. Sarah Jane Davidson, B. 04 Jun 1853 VIII. Moses Mason Davidson, B. 22 Apr 1855 IX. Margaret Matilda Davidson, B. 04 May 1857 X. CARTER TARANT DAVIDSON B. 24 Mar 1859, Independence, Polk Co., OR; d. 19 Jan 1932, Josephine Co., OR. XI. Saloma Ventress Davidson, B. 17 Mar 1861 XII. Olivia Whitman Davidson, B. 29 Mar 1863 XIII. Jay Elsworth Davidson, B. 06 Sep 1866
1859 CARTER TARANT DAVIDSON B. 24 Mar 1859, Independence, Polk Co., OR; Died. 19 Jan 1932, , Josephine Co., OR. ) Married CECELIA "CELIA" ANN BAILEY on 10 Feb 1884, Foots Creek, Jackson Co. OR Children: I. Chester Clyde11 Davidson, B. 11 Apr 1885 II. Lester Earl Davidson, B. 08 Oct 1886 III. GENNIEVA "JENNIE" EVA DAVIDSON, B. 26 Jul 1889, Williams, Josephine Co., OR IV. Jay Ellis "Dave"(Ellis Jay) Davidson, B. 23 May 1894 V. Estella Beatrice Davidson, B. 14 Nov 1896 VI. Carter Emerson Davidson, b. 21 Jul 1899 VII. Thelta Iris Davidson, B. 04 May 1908
1889 GENNIEVA "JENNIE" EVA DAVIDSON, B. 26 Jul 1889, Williams, Josephine Co., OR. ) Married. (1) Lester C. Davis, B. 31 Oct 1886; D. 11 Aug 1910; Married. (2) ROY A. JORDAN, (b. 23 Sept. 1887, Grants Pass, OR. Children Of Eva Davidson and Lester Davis I. Richard Davis II. Frank Davis III. Don Davis Children of EVA DAVIDSON and ROY JORDAN: IV, JAMES DAVIDSON JORDAN B. Mar. 11, 1920 Wolf Creek, OR;
1920 JAMES DAVIDSON JORDAN Born:. Mar. 11, 1920 Wolf Creek, OR; Married: PATRICIA CAMPBELL (B. Mar. 24, 1924) 1947 in Vallejo, CA. Daughter of Wallace P. Campbell and Mabel Watson Children: I. Roy Wallace Jordan 1947 II. James Robert Jordan 1951 III. Thomas Lee Jordan 1954 IV. Jay Davidson Jordan 1963