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Descendants of Hugh DAVIDSON First Generation 1. Hugh DAVIDSON was born 29 Jan 1795 in Buncombe County, North Carolina. He died 6 Aug 1864 in Newark, Independance or Izard County, Arkansas. Hugh was the son of John Davidson and Martha Davidson. Hugh married Susan Howard MCLEAN, daughter of Charles MCLEAN and Sarah "Sallie" VANCE, on 7 Feb 1822 in Coffee County, Tennessee. Susan was born 27 Jan 1806 in Kentucky. She died 21 Jul 1876 in Benton County, Arkansas. They had the following children: 2 F i. Sarah Jane DAVIDSON was born 18 Feb 1823 in Bedford County, Tennessee. She died 25 Feb 1858 in Manchester, Coffee County, Tennessee. Sarah married William A. HICKERSON on 13 Nov 1840. 3 F ii. Margaret Elvira DAVIDSON was born 30 Dec 1824. Margaret married Alanson TRIGG on 3 Jul 1845. 4 F iii. Priscilla Emeline DAVIDSON was born 28 Nov 1826. Priscilla married GULI ELMUS BOWDEN on 18 Sep 1845. 5 F iv. Quincy Adams "Adaline" DAVIDSON was born 28 Nov 1828 in Tennessee. She died 20 May 1894. Quincy married William G. KNIGHT on 10 Jul 1851. 6 M v. Charles McLean DAVIDSON was born 26 Sep 1830. He died 5 Nov 1869 in lived, Independence County, Arkansas. Charles married Martha BROWN on 29 Jan 1868 in Independence County, Arkansas. 7 F vi. Cynthia Ann DAVIDSON was born 15 Jan 1833. Cynthia married Lewis E. KNIGHT on 27 Nov 1849. 8 F vii. Martha Caroline DAVIDSON was born 8 May 1835. She died 14 May 1933 in Arkansas and was buried in Bluespring Cemetery, Arkansas. Martha married (1) Joseph W. NORTON on 30 Oct 1857. Martha also married (2) William F. ADAMS on 19 Dec 1875. 9 F viii. Clementine DAVIDSON was born 30 May 1837. She died 12 Dec 1927. Clementine married Thomas W. KIMBRO on 31 May 1855. + 10 M ix. William Alney DAVIDSON was born 23 Sep 1840 and died 19 Feb 1904. + 11 F x. Mary Niles DAVIDSON was born 10 Jan 1844. 12 F xi. Sofia Elizabeth DAVIDSON was born 28 Jul 1851 in Tennessee. Sofia married Laban M. SPEED on 5 Mar 1871 in Independence County, Arkansas. Second Generation 10. William Alney DAVIDSON (Hugh) was born 23 Sep 1840 in Tennessee. He died 19 Feb 1904 in Arkansas. William married Josephine (Marian Josephine) SPEED, daughter of James J. SPEED and Marion MCNICHOLS, on 26 Jan 1871 in Independence County, Arkansas. Josephine was born 1847 in Tennessee. She died 23 Jan 1896 in Arkansas. They had the following children: 13 F i. Ida H. DAVIDSON was born 19 Nov 1871 in Oil Trough, Independence County, Arkansas. She died 1891. 14 M ii. Robert Monte DAVIDSON was born 9 Jun 1873 in Oil Trough, Independence County, Arkansas. He died 27 Dec 1953 in Arkansas and was buried in Maple Springs Cemetery. Robert married Murilla O.MURILLA O FIFE on 2 May 1897. 15 F iii. Tula Clement DAVIDSON was born 11 May 1875 in Oil Trough, Independence County, Arkansas. She died 30 Apr 1902 in Arkansas and was buried in Bluesprings Cemetery. Tula married Eli W. MAGNESS on 8 Jan 1892. 16 F iv. Mattie Bell DAVIDSON was born 23 May 1877. She died 1900. 17 M v. James Alney DAVIDSON was born 27 Apr 1879 in Oil Trough, Independence County, Arkansas. He died 7 Jan 1922 in Springdale, Arkansas and was buried in Blue Springs Cemetery. 18 M vi. William Laborn DAVIDSON was born 29 Aug 1881 in Oil Trough, Independence County, Arkansas. He died 27 Oct 1961 in Independence Co, Arkansas and was buried in Maple Springs Cemetery, Oil Trough, Independence County, Arkansas. William married Maude EthelMAUDE ETHEL KENT on 1906. 19 M vii. Edward Lee DAVIDSON twin was born 28 Apr 1884 in Oil Trough, Independence County, Arkansas. He died 11 Apr 1963 in Pulaski County, Arkansas and was buried in Oaklawn Cemetery, Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas. 20 M viii. Liondas DAVIDSON was born 28 Apr 1884 in Oil Trough, Independence County, Arkansas. He died 1896. 21 M ix. George Clinton DAVIDSON was born 30 Sep 1887 in Oil Trough, Independence County, Arkansas. He died 1953 in Independence County, Arkansas and was buried in Maple Spring Cemetery, Oil Trough, Independence County, Arkansas. George married Luda Pearl KENT. 22 F x. Grace DAVIDSON was born 1890 in Oil Trough, Independence County, Arkansas. 11. Mary Niles DAVIDSON (Hugh) was born 10 Jan 1844 in Tennessee. Mary married John Bell MEDLEY, son of John H. MEDLEY and Elizabeth FARMER, on 23 Jul 1865. John was born 1840 in Arkansas. He died 1894. They had the following children: 23 M i. Rufus E. MEDLEY. Appendix A - Notes 1. Hugh DAVIDSON "Genealogy of the Davidson Family of the Duck River Valley" Nashville Tn, McQuiddy Printing Co. 1907 p10. Hugh Davidson, the oldest child of John Davidson (The Third), at one time lived upon his farm on Duck River, several miles above the farm of his uncle, Hugh Davidson. He married Susan McLean. They had several children. He removed, with his family, to Arkansas many years ago,.... 1830 Bedford County, Tennessee 071 DAVIDSON, HUGH 2000010000000 - 2200100000000 males: 2-under 5; 1-30 to 40 females: 2-under 5; 2-5 to 10; 1-20 to 30 1850 Coffee County, Tennessee Hugh Davidson 55 NC Susan Davidson 44 KY Ouincy Davidson 21 Charles Davidson 19 Martha Davidson 16 Clementine Davidson 13 William Davidson 10 Mary Davidson 05 Coffee Co-594-86 1860 Coffee County page 85-42 Davidson Hugh 65 m Davidson Susan 54 f Davidson Charles 30 m Davidson Martha 25 f Davidson Mary N 14 f Davidson William A.19 m Davidson Sofia 08 f 4. Priscilla Emeline DAVIDSON 1850 Coffee County, Tennessee p004a/177-713 5th Dist Bowdon G. E. 30 M W Farmer 3,000 Tennessee Bowdon P. 20 F W Tennessee Bowdon Margaret 3 F W Tennessee Bowdon Nancy 2 F W Tennessee Bowdon William 1 M W Tenessee Bowdon Nancy 74 F W North Carolina Davidson William 25 M W Tennessee