Davidson Family History

Meaning of surname: Davidson

Davidson is a patronymic surname, meaning "son of David". There are alternate spellings called septs, including those common in the British Isles and Scandinavia: Davidsen, Davisson, Davison, Daveson, Davidsson. While the given name comes from the Hebrew "David", meaning beloved, Davidson is rarely used as a masculine given name or nickname.[1][2]

We found 4,144,807 Genealogy and Family History Records for Davidson in our Newspaper Archive.

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31,838 Pictures of Obituaries
9,436 Government Documents
86 Historical Books
41,417 Social Security Death Records

Davidson Surname

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