George W. Davison
George W. Davison was born 14 Jul 1839 in Sterling, Aranac County, Michigan. He was the son of Andrew D. and Sally (King) Davison. In Essex, Clinton County, Michigan he married Mary Lambie on 7 May 1868. She was born in Scotland 6 Apr 1848, the daughter of John and Mary (Sellers) Lambie. They settled in Montcalm County in April 1882. Their children were Roy L. (1881-1963) husband of Virginia Mae Sidora; Matie L. (1869-1924) wife of Lewis Allen; and Jennie Mae (1873-1919) wife of Alanson J. Chandler. All of the children are buried in Mount Avon Cemetery, Rochester, MI.
Sally Davison died 17 Nov 1935 and is buried in Mount Avon Cemetery, Rochester, MI.
George Davison died 27 Oct 1922.
|Service||When George was 22 and a farmer in Macomb County, MI, he enlisted from Utica on 7 Aug 1862 as a private in Company B, 22nd Michigan Volunteer Infantry. He was honorably discharged in Nashville, TN, 26 Jun 1865. He was pensioned.|
|Siblings||A brother James, went out in the 16th Michigan Volunteer Infantry. A brother of Mrs. Davison, James Lambie, servided in the First Michigan Artillery.|
|1870 Census||Essex Township, Clinton County, MI||Maple Rapids|
|1880 Census||Essex Township, Clinton County, MI||farmer, parents born in CT|
|1890 Veteran Census||Crystal Township, Montcalm County, MI||Carson City|
|1900 Census||Crystal Township, Montcalm County, MI||farmer|
|1910 Census||Bloomer Township, Montcalm County, MI||farmer, father born CT, mother born NY|
|1920 Census||Avon Township, Oakland County, MI||Rochester, retired|
|Burial||Mount Avon Cemetery
Rochester, Oakland County, MI
Find A Grave #85974830
|Some biographical information from Presidents, Soldiers, Statesmen... Vol II, 1892.|