Rev. William Warrington Davidson

Male 1798 - 1883


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  • Name  Rev. William Warrington Davidson 
    Title  Rev. 
    Born  6 Nov. 1798  Fayette County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Oct. 1883 
    Notes 
    • William came to Ohio with his father in 1799, when he was only six months old. He was born in Fayette county, Pennsylvania. He had been a minister of the gospel for about fifty years. In 1833 William Warrington donated land for South Points first church building where the congregation began attending. He was ordained a minister in 1842 and pastor the church. His sons were active in farming and steamboat operations. His son Fuson by his first wife Sarah, became the most famous fleet commander on America's inland water ways. Fuson donated land where First Baptist Church now stands.
    • I.R. Oct. 11, 1883 - Rev. Wm. Davidson, one of the veterans of this county, died at South Point, last week, and was buried on Sunday. Uncle Billy was well known, a most excellent citizen and christian man. His son, Commodore W. F. Davidson, of St. Paul, was at the funeral.
    Person ID  I0740  Brubaker
    Last Modified  22 Dec 2006 

    Father  William Davidson,   b. 20 Nov 1747, Sussex Co., Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1811 
    Mother  Barbara McDole,   b. 1768,   d. 18 Oct 1831 
    Family ID  F0524  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Sarah Short,   b. 26 Mar 1803,   d. 23 Oct 1834 
    Married  31 May 1821 
    Children 
     1. Ira H Davidson,   b. 9 Sep 1822
     2. William F. Davidson,   b. 4 Feb 1825, Lawrence Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Paton S. Davidson,   b. 16 Sep 1827
     4. Matilda Davidson,   b. 20 Aug 1829
     5. Sarah Davidson,   b. 10 Apr 1832
    Family ID  F0527  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Nancy Lawson Davison,   b. 3 Dec 1803,   d. 5 Dec 1853 
    Married  30 Nov 1837 
    Children 
    >1. Nancy Davidson,   b. 7 Mar 1839, Lawrence Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1912
     2. Thomas L. Davidson,   b. 27 Jun 1840
     3. Joseph Davidson,   b. 5 Dec 1842
     4. Jeremiah J. Davidson,   b. 30 Mar 1845
     5. Harrison K Davidson,   b. 27 Jan 1847
    Family ID  F0281  Group Sheet

    Family 3  Lovina Yingling,   b. 7 Jul 1815, Hanging Rock, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1893 
    Married  5 Oct 1854  Lawrence county, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Lovina Davidson,   b. 20 Aug 1855
     2. Robert Y Davidson,   b. 13 Jan 1857
    >3. Mary Kelly Davidson,   b. 14 Jun 1858,   d. 1947
    Family ID  F0384  Group Sheet