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Matilda Mahala (Holmes) Davison (1818 - 1902)

Matilda Mahala Davison formerly Holmes
Born in Central Chebogue, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canadamap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 22 Dec 1835 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died at age 83 in Independence, Jackson, Missouri, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 10 Jan 2010
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Matilda Holmes was born on December 12, 1818 in Central Chebogue, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada. Her parents were Peleg Holmes and Mary Trefry. She married Gould Davison on December 22, 1835. Together they had 10 children:

  1. George Davison
  2. Tamzan Davison
  3. Sophia Davison
  4. Eliza Davison
  5. Lucinda Davison
  6. Harris Davison
  7. Andrew Davison
  8. Holmes Davison
  9. Albert Davison
  10. Ida Davison

She died on October 29, 1902 in Independence, Jackson, Missouri, United States.


  • "Canada Census, 1881," database, FamilySearch ( : 30 June 2017), Matilda Davison in household of Gould Davison, Canning, Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada; citing p. 54; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13173, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,809.
  • "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 September 2020), Matilda Mahala Holmes Davison, ; Burial, Independence, Jackson, Missouri, United States of America, Woodlawn Cemetery; citing record ID 67297370, Find a Grave,

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