James Robert DAVIDSON

Male 1851 - 1920  (69 years)


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  • Name James Robert DAVIDSON 
    Alt. Birth 10 Mar 1851  Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Born 15 Mar 1851  Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Christened 8 Apr 1851  Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1911  Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Origin 1911 
    Irish 
    Occupation Ex-Reeve, Expert Sawyer 
    Occupation 1911 
    Retired 
    Religion 1911 
    Methodist 
    Died 23 Jun 1920  Pembroke, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried Beachburg, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I33605  Bennett Johnston Family
    Last Modified 25 Aug 2013 

    Father Robert DAVIDSON,   b. Abt 1822, , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1896, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Mother Catherine LEE,   b. Abt 1820, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1893, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married 26 Aug 1846  Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F6243  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Eleanor ELLIOTT,   b. 6 Aug 1859, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1945, Beachburg, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 21 Apr 1881  Bride's Father's Residence, Ross Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Children 
     1. Robert Edward DAVIDSON,   b. 2 Aug 1883, Beachburg, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1969, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Thomas Elliott DAVIDSON,   b. 8 Jul 1885, Beachburg, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1970, Winnipeg, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     3. Harvey James DAVIDSON,   b. 3 Sep 1887,   d. Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Albert DAVIDSON,   b. 3 Sep 1889, Forester's Falls, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1890, Forester's Falls, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. Elizabeth Gertrude DAVIDSON,   b. 24 Aug 1895, Beachburg, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1901, Beachburg, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
     6. Albert DAVIDSON,   b. Abt Jan 1889, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1889, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2008 
    Family ID F6860  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Gravestone-Davidson, James R & Elizabeth E. nee Elliott
Children: Lizzie & Albert
    Gravestone-Davidson, James R & Elizabeth E. nee Elliott Children: Lizzie & Albert
    Beachburg Union Cemetery
    photographed by Fay Bennett
    Gravestone-Davidson Plot
    Gravestone-Davidson Plot
    Beachburg Union Cemetery
    photographed by Fay Bennett

  • Sources 
    1. [S596] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Westmeath Twp., - 1901, Automated Genealogy, (Index to 1901 Census of Canada with Digital Images, http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/cache/index.html).

    2. [S642] Church Record - Wesleyan Methodist Baptisms, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario.

    3. [S668] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Westmeath Twp., - 1911, Library and Archives of Canada, Archivia Net On-Line Research Tool, (Database, http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1911/index-e.html).

    4. [S871] Newspaper - Births, Deaths and Marriages Abstracts From the Renfrew Mercury 1871 - 1924, Church, Les & Aldine.

    5. [S52] Newspaper - The Cobden Sun, (Weekly Publication), July 1 1920 paper p. 5 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S548] Church Record - The Marriage Register of Upper Canada/Canada West vol 5 Bathurst District 1831-1852, Dan Walker & Robert C. Calder, (NorSim Research and Publishing Delhi, 1995) (Reliability: 3).
      Rev. Henry Shales, Wesleyan Methodist Church
      Page 66, 1844
      Aug. 26 Robert DAVIDSON, Westmeath, to Catherine LEE, Ross. Wit: William Morton, William Childshore.

    7. [S493] Renfrew County Marriages, 1876-1890, Lewis, Olga, (Sep 1998).

    8. [S779] "Ontario Marriage Registrations online at Ancestry.com", FamilyTree.Com, (subscription www.ancestry.ca), #010069 Ross Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario (Reliability: 3).
      James Davidson  age 30; res  & b. Westmeath; bachelor; Mill owner; s/o Robert Davidson and Catherine Lee; to Elizabeth E Elliott age 21 b. Ross, rse: Ross; d/o Thomas Elliott and Elizabeth Elliott; witnesses: David W Elliott of Ross and Sarah Davidson of WestmeathArp 21 1881, Ross Twp; both Methodist; Rev Wm Peck by licesnse