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Albert Davison (abt. 1832 - abt. 1889)

Capt. Albert Davison
Born about in Hantsport, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canadamap
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Husband of — married 14 Feb 1856 in Hantsport, Hants County, Nova Scotiamap
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Died about at about age 57 in At Seamap
Profile last modified | Created 10 Jan 2010
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Albert Davison lived in Nova Scotia, Canada.

Albert Davison was born in 1832, in Hantsport, Nova Scotia, Canada[1], his father, Robert Davison, was 31 and his mother, Mary Holmes, was 23.

He married Rachel S. Lockhart on February 14, 1856, in his hometown.[2]. They had eight children in 18 years.

He died in November 1889 at the age of 54, and was buried in Hantsport, Nova Scotia.

The family in 1871 were living at Falmouth, they are identified as Calvanist Baptists, and the occupants were[3]:

  • Albert Davison 39
  • Rachael Davison 34
  • Learchus Davison 12
  • Emma A Davison 10
  • Marian Davison 8
  • Joseph L Davison 6
  • Amos Davison 3
  • Wellesly Davison 1

The family in 1881 were living at Hantsport and the occupants were[4]:

  • Albert Davison, 49 (Ships Captain)
  • Rachel Davison, 44
  • Larkus Davison, 22
  • Emma Davison, 20
  • Marian Davison, 18
  • Joseph Davison, 15
  • Amos Davison, 13
  • Wellesley Davison, 10
  • Andrew Davison, 7
  • Wade Davison, 4


  1. 1871 Census of Canada, Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2009. Appreciation is expressed to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for providing the 1871 Canada Census Index..Original data - Library and Archives Canada. Census of Canada
  2. "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915," Database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 28 June 2015), Learchus W. Davidson and Anna E. Vincent, 02 Jul 1904; citing Image No. 361 3212, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 2,057,621
  3. 1871 Census of Canada
  4. 1881 Census of Canada

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Davidson-4891 and Davison-3 appear to represent the same person because: Both have wife Rachel Lockhart and son named Learchus.
posted by Leanne Cooper