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Alexander Davidson

Male Abt 1842 - 1919  (~ 77 years)

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  • Name Alexander Davidson 
    Born Abt 1842  Newbattle, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    FamilySearch ID KHYC-QHJ 
    1851 Scotland Census 1851  Tranent, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • District ?, p. 11
      Elphinstone
      John Davidson      Head  Mar  42   Coal Miner       Edinburgh  Cockpen
      Agnes   "               Wife  Mar  44   Ag Labourer    Haddington  Tranent
      Elisabeth   "            Dau  U     20                          Edinburgh  Cockpen
      Jean         "            Dau  U     17                               "               "
      Catharine   "           Dau  U     16                               "               "
      John          "           Son          12   Coal Miner            "               "
      Alexander   "           Son          11                               "               "
      Agnes        "           Dau            7                           Haddington  Tranent
      Elisabeth    "           Dau            3                                 "           Prestonpans
      David         "           Son          10 m                         Edinburgh  Newbattle
    John Davidson and Agnes Reid Family in the 1851 census
    John Davidson and Agnes Reid Family in the 1851 census
    1861 Scotland Census 1861  Prestonpans, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • District 5, pp. 5-6
      Cuthill
      John Davidson        Head  Mar  50   Coal-miner                                Cockpen  Edinburgh
      Agnes    "                Wife  Mar  52                                                   Haddington  Tranent
      John      "                 Son  Un    21  An invalid: formerly a Coal Miner        "              "
      Alexander  "              Son  Un   19   Coal-miner                                 Newbattle  Edinburgh
      Agnes       "              Dau  Un   16   Farm Servant                             Haddington  Tranent
      -----  p. 6  -----
      Euphemia   "             Dau  Un  13     Farm Servant                            Haddington  Tranent
      David          "            Son         10    Scholar                                         "                 "
      Marion        "            Dau           6        "                                               "                 "
    Family of John Davidson and Agnes Reid in 1861 Census, p. 5
    Family of John Davidson and Agnes Reid in 1861 Census, p. 5
    Family of John Davidson and Agnes Reid in 1861 Census, p. 6
    Family of John Davidson and Agnes Reid in 1861 Census, p. 6
    1871 Scotland Census 1871  Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • District 1, p. 7
      22 Sandydean
      John Davidson      Head  Mar   62   Coal Miner       Cockpen  Edinbgh
      Agnes   "               Wife  Mar   62                          Not Known
      John     "               Son   Un    32   Coal Miner        Cockpen  Edinbgh
      Alexander   "          Son   Un    29   Coal Miner           "                "
      Agnes        "           Dau  Un    26                           Tranent  Haddington
      Marion       "           Dau          17                               "               "
      David         "           Son  Un    20   Coal Miner         Newbattle  Ednbgh
      Walter Ker            GSon           4                            Cockpen  Ednbgh
      Isabella Davidson  GDau           4                                 "            "
      Agnes Hogg          GDau           8 mo                       Lasswade   "
    Family of John Davidson and Agnes Reid in the 1871 Census
    Family of John Davidson and Agnes Reid in the 1871 Census
    1881 Scotland Census 1881  Liberton, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • District 7, p. 30
      Main Road - Gilmour House
      Alexr. Davidson          Head Mar  39   Iron Miner             Midlothian  Cockpen 
      Mary    "                    Wife  Mar  32                                     "         Lasswade
      Margt    "                    Dau           9   Scholar                       "         Cockpen
      Elizabeth   "                Dau           7         "                           "             "
      John         "                Son           5         "                           "          Lasswade
      Agnes       "                Dau           2                                     "          Liberton
      Alexander   "               Son           4 mos                              "             "
    Alexander Davidson Family in 1881 Census
    Alexander Davidson Family in 1881 Census
    1891 Scotland Census 1891  Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • District 4, p. 41
      No. 36 Dalhousie Cott
      Alexander Davidson     Head  Widr  49   Coal Miner            Midlothian  Cockpen 
      Isabella        "              Dau   Mar    24    House Keeper           "              "
      Elizabeth      "              Dau   Unm   17   Factory Labourer       "              "
      John            "              Son             15   Coal Miner                 "          Lasswade
      Agnes          "              Dau             12   Scholar                     "          Liberton
      Alexander     "              Son            10       "                            "              "
      Mary            "              Dau             8       "                            "           Cockpen
      George         "              Son             3                                    "                "
      Euphemia     "              Dau             2                                    "                "
    Family of Alexander Davidson in the 1901 Census
    Family of Alexander Davidson in the 1891 Census
    1901 Scotland Census 1901  Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • District 4, p. 35
      Castleview
      Alexander Davidson    Head  Widr  59   Coal Miner            Midlothian  Newbattle
      Lizzie          "              Dau   S       27   Housekeeper               "         Bonnyrigg
      Agnes         "              Dau   S       22   Labourer                     "         Liberton
      Alex            "              Son   S       20       "                        Edinburgh  Cockpen
      Mary           "              Dau           17   General Labourer          "              "
      George        "              Son           13   Scholar                        "              "
      Euphemia     "             Dau           12      "                               "              "
    Family of Alexander Davidson in the 1901 Census
    Family of Alexander Davidson in the 1901 Census
    1911 Scotland Census 1911  Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • District ?, p. 8
      Village of Dalhousie Cottages
      Alexr. Davidson    Head  69  Mar  34 10 5  Coal Miner   Cockpen  Midlothian
      Agnes     "            Wife  33  Mar   9                             Gilmerton      "
      George    "            Son  23   S                   Coal Miner   Cockpen      "
      Euphemia   "         Dau  22   S                   Brickworks       "             "
      Peter Sloan           Vis     3                                               "             "
    Family of Alexander Davidson in the 1911 Census
    Family of Alexander Davidson in the 1911 Census
    Death Registration 16 Sep 1919  Cockpen Registration District, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    p. 14, #40 
    • 1919 Deaths in the Parish of Cockpen in the County of Midlothian.
      Elexander Davidson, Coal Miner, Widower of 1st Isabella Brown, 2nd of Mary Wood, died September Sixteenth 1919 at 4 h. 5 m. am at 1 Pattonhall, Cookpen. He was 77 years old and a son of John Davidson, Coal Miner (Deceased) and Agnes Davidson M.S. Reid (Deceased)
      Cause: Senile Decay as Certified by John Young, M.B. ...
      Registered: 1919 Spetember 16th at Cookpen; J J Smith[?], Registrar.
    Death of Alexander Davidson (c.1842-1919)
    Death of Alexander Davidson (c.1842-1919)
    Died 16 Sep 1919  Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I105  Edinburgh area Davidsons
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2018 

    Father John Davidson,   b. Abt 1809, Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1887, Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Mother Agnes Reid,   b. Abt 1809, Tranent, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1881, Elphinstone, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 19 Sep 1829  Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1829 Contractions.
      Contracted || in order to Marriage 19th Septr. 1829 John Davidson and Agnes Reid both of this Parish.
    Marriage of John Davidson and Agnes Reid
    Marriage of John Davidson and Agnes Reid
    Family ID F44  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Isabella Brown,   b. Abt 1844,   d. 19 Sep 1868, Skiltiemuir, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 24 years) 
    Married 23 Nov 1866  Skiltiemuir, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Registration 28 Nov 1866  Cockpen Registration District, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Dist. 676, p. ?, #13 
    • 1866 Marriages in the Parish of Cockpen in the County of Edinburgh, #13
      The marriage of Alexander Davidson and Isabella Brown was solemnized on the Twenty third day of November at Skettie Muir after Banns, according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland by John Muir, Minister of the Parish of Cockpen. Witnesses: William Kerr, Henry Jack. Maarriage registered November 26th 1866 at Cockpen, Peter Mitchell, Registrar.

      Alexander (signed with mark), Bachelor age 24 of Skiltiemuir, Cockpen, Miner, was a son of John Davidson, Miner, and Agnes Davidson, M.S. Reid. Hugh Stewart (?), James Wilson witnesses with above Mark.

      Isabella, Spinster age 22 of Skiltiemuir, Cockpen, not-door Worker, was a daughter of Frederick Brown, Toll Keeper, and Isabelle Brown, M.S. Mcginis(?).
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      Ancestry.com. Scotland, Select Marriages, 1561-1910
      Name:      Isabella Brown
      Gender:      Female
      Marriage Date:      23 Nov 1866
      Marriage Place:      Cockpen,Midlothian,Scotland
      Spouse:      Alexander Davidson
      FHL Film Number:      6035516
    Marriage of Alexander Davidson and Isabella Brown
    Marriage of Alexander Davidson and Isabella Brown
    Children 
     1. Isabella Davidson,   b. 18 Feb 1867, Skiltiemuir, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F42  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Mary Wood,   b. Abt 1849, Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1889, Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Married 7 Nov 1873  Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Registration 7 Nov 1873  Cockpen Registration District, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    p. 8, #16 
    • 1873 Marriages in the Parish of Cockpen in the County of Edinburgh.
      The marriage of Alexander Davidson and Mary Wood was solemnized on the Seventh day of November 1873 at Cockpen Manse, After Banns according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland, by John S. Muir, Minister of the Parish of Cockpen and witnessed by Isabella Wood and George Lamb. Registered November 7th 1873 at Cockpen; John M. Mitchell, Asst. Registrar, P.M. Regr.

      Alexander (his mark), Widower age 31 of Bonnyrigg, Miner, was a son of John Davidson, Miner, and Agnes Davidson M.S. Reid

      Mary, Spinster age 25 of Bonnyrigg, Paper Mill Worker, was a daughter of James Wood, Iron Moulder, Dec., and Isabella Wood M.S. Brown.
    Marriage of Alexander Davidson and Mary Wood
    Marriage of Alexander Davidson and Mary Wood
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Davidson,   b. 28 Dec 1873, Bonnyrigg, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     2. John Davidson,   b. 27 Oct 1875, Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1953, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Agnes Davidson,   b. 1879, Liberton, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     4. Alexander Davidson,   b. 28 Nov 1880, Liberton, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     5. Mary Davidson,   b. 7 May 1883, Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1911  (Age 27 years)
     6. George Davidson,   b. 1888, Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     7. Euphemia Davidson,   b. Abt 11 Apr 1889, Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F41  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1842 - Newbattle, Midlothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1851 Scotland Census - 1851 - Tranent, East Lothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1861 Scotland Census - 1861 - Prestonpans, East Lothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1871 Scotland Census - 1871 - Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Nov 1873 - Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1881 Scotland Census - 1881 - Liberton, Midlothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1891 Scotland Census - 1891 - Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1901 Scotland Census - 1901 - Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1911 Scotland Census - 1911 - Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Sep 1919 - Cockpen Parish, Midlothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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