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William McRae Davidson

William McRae Davidson

Male 1888 - 1953  (64 years)

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  • Name William McRae Davidson 
    Born 16 Aug 1888  Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Birth Registration 31 Aug 1888  Edinburgh Registrsation District, Edinburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    p. 353, #1059; R. W. Charlton, assist. Registrar. HM 
    • 1888 Births in the District of Newington in the City of Edinburgh.
      William McRae Davidson was born August Sixteenth 1888 at 6 h. 35 m. P.M. at 8 Thistle Place, Edinburgh. He was a son of Donald Davidson, Coach Builder, and Mary Davidson M.S. Wilson, married 1881 July 12, Leith.
      Informant: Donald Davidson, Father
    Birth Record of William McRae Davidson (1888-1953)
    Birth Record of William McRae Davidson (1888-1953)
    FamilySearch ID L1ZD-LHZ 
    1891 Scotland Census 1891  Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Murdoch Terrace, St Cuthbert Edinburgh, St George, Midlothian, Scotland
      Donald Davidson      Head      Married      Male      44      1847      Ross & Cromarty, Scotland      Cartwright     
      Mary Davidson            Wife      Married      Female      35      1856      Midlothian, Scotland                 
      Catherine Davidson      Dau      -      Female      10      1881      Ayrshire, Scotland                  
      Angus Davidson            Son      -      Male      8      1883      Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland                  
      Adam Davidson            Son      -      Male      6      1885      Midlothian, Scotland                  
      Donald Davidson      Son      -      Male      4      1887      Midlothian, Scotland                 
      William Davidson      Son      -      Male      2      1889      Midlothian, Scotland                 
      Ann Davidson            Dau      -      Female      2 m      1891      Midlothian, Scotland
    Died 15 Mar 1953  Cockenzie, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He died at 7 Hawthornebank.
    Death Registration 16 Mar 1953  Prestonpans and Cockenzie Registration District, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Dist. 718, p. 6, #16; Ella R. Johnston, Asst. Reg. 
    • William McRae Davidson, Baker, (married to 1st Mary Ann Ross; 2nd Hannah McGibbon)
      Died: March Fifteenth 1953 9h 5m P.M. at 4 Hawthornbank, Cockenzie
      Male
      Age 64 years
      Parents: Donald Davidson, Coach Builder (Deceased) & Mary Davidson nee Wilson (Deceased)
      Cause: Acute Anterior Sclerosis of Kidneys as Cert. by J. Stuart Ternier, MD Ch. B.
      Informant: William Davidson, Son, Present
    Death Record for Wiliam McRae Davidson (1888-1953)
    Death Record for Wiliam McRae Davidson (1888-1953)
    From Nick Hide
    Person ID I13  Edinburgh area Davidsons
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2018 

    Father Donald Davidson,   b. 2 May 1842, Rosskeen, Ross and Cromarty, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1913, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Mary Wilson,   b. 1 Apr 1855, Leith, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1930, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 10 Jul 1879  South Leith, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Mary Ann Ross,   b. 25 Apr 1891, Tain, Ross and Cromarty, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1919, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years) 
    Married 2 Jun 1916  Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Registration 5 Jun 1916  Edinburgh Registrsation District, Edinburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    p. 58, #115; M. Campbell, Asst. Registrar 
    • 1916 Marriages in the District of Morningside in the City of Edinburgh
      The marriage of William Davidson and Mary A Ross was solemnized on the Second day of June 1916 at 20 Polwarth Terrace, Edinburgh, After Publication according to the Forms of United Free Church of Scotland by And. M. Smith (Bruntsfield United Free Church, Edinburgh) and witnessed by Jessie Denoon and James Miller.
      Register: 1916 June 5th at Edinburgh; M. Campbell, Asst. Registrar JJE

      William, Bachelor age 27 of 10 Springvalley Terrace, Edinburgh, Baker, was a son of Donald Davidson, Coachbuilder (deceased), and Mary Davidson M.S. Wilson

      Mary, Spinster age 24 of 167 Mayfield Road, Edinburgh, Domestic Servant, was a daughter of David Ross, Coachman, and Mary Ross M.S. Ross.
    Marriage of William McRae Davidson and Mary Ann Ross
    Marriage of William McRae Davidson and Mary Ann Ross
    Children 
     1. Alexander Ross Davidson,   b. 18 Oct 1917, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 2000, Marlborough, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F19  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Hannah Moffat McGibbon,   b. 28 Nov 1891, Coldingham, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1978, Cockenzie, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 2 Mar 1923  Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Registration 5 Mar 1923  Edinburgh Registrsation District, Edinburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    p. 18, #35; Thomas M. Telfer, Registrar 
    • 1923 Marriages in the District of St. Bernard in the City of Edinburgh
      The marriage of William McRae Davidson and Hannah Moffat McGibbon was solemnized on the Second dau of March 1923 at 17 South Learmouth Gardens, Edinburgh, After Banns according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland, by Thomas Gillieson, Minister of St. Brides Church of Scotland, Edinburgh and witnessed by William Crawford Ross of 17 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, and Sarah McGibbon of 33a Gibson Terrace, Edinburgh.
      Registered: 1923 March 5th at Edinburgh; Thomas M. Telfer, Registrar.

      William, Widower age 34 of 10 Springvalley Terrace, Edinburgh, Confectioner (Journeyman), was a son of Donald Davidson, Coachbuilder (Journeyman) (deceased), and Mary Davidson m S Wilson.

      Hannah, Spinster age 31 of 33a Gibson Terrace, Edinburgh, Dressmaker, was a daughter of George McGibbon, Coachman, and Mary McGibbon m S Moffat.
    Marriage of William McRae Davidson and Hannah Moffat McGibbon
    Marriage of William McRae Davidson and Hannah Moffat McGibbon
    Children 
     1. Mary Davidson,   b. 24 Sep 1923, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1923, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Jean Moffat Davidson,   b. 14 Dec 1924, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 2005, Cockenzie, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Helen Davidson,   b. 29 Apr 1927, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1928, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. William McRae Davidson,   b. 11 Jul 1932, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 2017, Cockenzie, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 21 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F6  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Aug 1888 - Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1891 Scotland Census - 1891 - Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Jun 1916 - Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Mar 1923 - Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Mar 1953 - Cockenzie, East Lothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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