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Daniel Robb Davidson

M, #1475, b. 1883, d. 11 April 1952
  • Birth*: Daniel Robb Davidson was born in 1883 at Bridgeton, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland; GROS ref 644/01 0142; no image held.
  • He was the son of John Fisher Davidson and Ann Robb.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Daniel Robb Davidson married Margaret Robertson Nicolson, daughter of Robert Davidson Nicolson and Isabella Yeaman, on 7 June 1905 at Camperdown Hall, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1905 marriages in the district of St Mary in the burgh of Dundee; 1905 on the seventh day of June at Camperdown Hall Dundee after publication according to the forms of the Establihed Church of Scotland; Daniel R Davidson jute factory worker bachelor, 22, 44 Annfield Row Dundee, John Davidson engine fitter journeyman (dec) Ann Davidson ms Robb; Margaret R Nicolson jute spinner spinster, 18, 16 Cotton Road Dundee, Robert Davidson Nicolson jute factory mechanic Isabella Nicolson ms Yeaman; Arch'd Bell DD minister of Chapelshade Parish, Alex Fyffe, Jessie Davidson witnesses; registered 1905 June 9th at Dundee Thos Meek registrar.1
  • Divorce*: Daniel Robb Davidson and Margaret Robertson Nicolson were divorced before 1919.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Daniel Robb Davidson married Williamina Kennedy Gorrie on 2 September 1919 at 16 King Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; GROS ref 282/03 0371 image held May 2007; 1919 marriages in the district of St Andrew in the burgh of Dundee; 1919 on the second day of September at 16 King Street Dundee by declaration in the presence of ... [Todd] Brown calendar worker 1 Kinnaird Street Dundee and Margaret Jane Gorrie sack machinist 13 North Wellington Street Dundee; Daniel R Davidson general labourer (divorced), 35, 8 St Andrews Street Dundee, John Fisher Davidson engine fitter journeyman (dec); Williamina K Gorrie sack machinist (spinster), 21, 13 North Wellington Street Dundee, Robert Gorrie tinsmith journeyman, Annie Gorrie ms Kennedy; warrant of sheriff substitute of Forfarshire ... September 2nd 1919.
  • (Deceased) Death*: Daniel Robb Davidson died on 11 April 1952 at Maryfield Hospital, Dundee, Angus, Scotland, GROS ref 282/01 0277 image held Jan 2005; 1952 deaths in the district of Dundee East on the county of Angus; Daniel Robb Davidson general labourer (retired) widower of of Wilhemina Kennedy Gorrie and formerly married to Margaret Nicholson (sic); 1952 April eleventh 8h 45m am Maryfield Hospital Dundee ur 17 North Wellington Street; aged 69; John Fisher Davidson engine fitter (dec) Ann Davidson ms Robb (dec); left ventrical failure, broncho pneumonia as cert by ... Brown MDChB; informant Jessie Rollo (sister) 17 North Wellington Street.

Census Events

Principal5 April 1891Daniel Robb Davidson appeared in the 1891 census at Gorbals, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. GROS ref 644/12 088/12 017; no image held; age 8.
Last Edited: 24 Oct 2011

Parents:

Father*: John Fisher Davidson b. c 1855
Mother*: Ann Robb b. c 1855

Family:

Margaret Robertson Nicolson b. 29 Jun 1886, d. c 1970
  • (Groom) Marriage*: He married Margaret Robertson Nicolson, daughter of Robert Davidson Nicolson and Isabella Yeaman, on 7 June 1905 at Camperdown Hall, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1905 marriages in the district of St Mary in the burgh of Dundee; 1905 on the seventh day of June at Camperdown Hall Dundee after publication according to the forms of the Establihed Church of Scotland; Daniel R Davidson jute factory worker bachelor, 22, 44 Annfield Row Dundee, John Davidson engine fitter journeyman (dec) Ann Davidson ms Robb; Margaret R Nicolson jute spinner spinster, 18, 16 Cotton Road Dundee, Robert Davidson Nicolson jute factory mechanic Isabella Nicolson ms Yeaman; Arch'd Bell DD minister of Chapelshade Parish, Alex Fyffe, Jessie Davidson witnesses; registered 1905 June 9th at Dundee Thos Meek registrar.1
  • Divorce*: Daniel Robb Davidson and Margaret Robertson Nicolson were divorced before 1919.

Children:

John Fisher Davidson+ b. Oct 1905
Daniel Robb Davidson b. 2 Dec 1906, d. 4 Dec 1906

Citations

  1. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS ref 282/02 0132 image held [Jan 2005].