Davison Family History

Meaning of surname: Davison

Davison is a patronymic surname, a contraction of Davidson, meaning "son of Davie (the pet form of David)". There are alternate spellings, including those common in the British Isles and Scandinavia: Davisson, Daveson, Davidsson, and Davidsen. It is also common as a French, Portuguese, Czech, and Jewish surname. While the given name comes from the Hebrew "David", meaning beloved, Davison is rarely used as a masculine given name or nickname.

We found 794,782 Genealogy and Family History Records for Davison in our Newspaper Archive.

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774,199 Digital Copies of Newspapers
7,498 Pictures of Obituaries
3,717 Government Documents
45 Historical Books
9,323 Social Security Death Records

Davison Surname

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