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Lewis Davidson
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Birth: 1749
Sussex County
Delaware, USA
Death: 1814
Allegany County
Maryland, USA

Lewis Davidson, 2nd son of Lewis Davidson and 1st wife Comfort Warrington, born about 1749, Sussex County, Del., where he lived until coming to Ft. Cumberland, Md., at which location he purchased land and spent the remainder of his life.
Several years before his death he lost his sight. In 1814 he, three daughters and two grandsons had typhoid fever, all six passed away within days of one another. They were buried in the family graveyard on his farm. No inscriptions on the markers remain.
Lewis Davidson, married about 1769, Nancy Todd, an orphan, born in England, reared and educated by a wealthy English lady, who brought her to the New World.(As claimed by family tradition.) Lewis and Nancy had 14 children. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lewis Davidson (1712 - 1793)
  Comfort Warrington (1716 - 1749)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Todd Davidson*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Davidson (1773 - ____)*
  Comfort Ann Davidson Phillips (1774 - 1835)*
  Margaret Davidson Conwell (1778 - 1827)*
  John Davidson (1779 - 1829)*
  Hannah Davidson Longshore (1781 - ____)*
  Thomas Davidson (1795 - 1856)*
 
 Sibling:
  Lewis Davidson (1749 - 1814)
  Jeremiah Davidson (1768 - 1851)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Lewis and Nancy are buried in a family cemetery on his property
 
Burial:
Davidson Family Cemetery
Cumberland
Allegany County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: charlene towsley
Record added: Oct 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98118257
 

Children: 1. William b abt 1770 2. Samuel b 1771 m Mary Drake 3. Elizabeth b abt 1773 died young 4. Comfort Ann b Mar 18, 1774 m Richard Phillips 5. Margaret b 1776 m Thomas Conwell 6. Mary b Sept 25, 1778 m Lewis Davidson (cousin) 7. Hannah b abt 1781 m ...(Read more)
- charlene towsley
 Added: May. 27, 2013
Honored ancestor, 4th great grandfather
- Doris Osborne
 Added: May. 2, 2013
To my 5th great grandfather, with love. Rest in peace.
- Tracey Warne Stepp
 Added: Apr. 19, 2013
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