Christopher Joseph Davidson

M, b. 1886, d. 1964

Clarence Davidson

M, b. 1888, d. 1888
  • Clarence Davidson died in 1888 in New South Wales.
  • He was born in 1888 in New South Wales. He was a twin to Richard.
  • He was the son of William Davidson and Caroline Studders.

Clarence Edward Davidson

M, b. 15 July 1921, d. 26 May 1998
  • Clarence Edward Davidson was born on 15 July 1921 in Crow's Nest.
  • He was the son of James Clarence Davidson and Lillian Christina Kidman.
  • During his teen years at his parents farm at Mt Luke, Clarence Davidson worked for a number of his neighbours including Bart Brady, Fred Green, Tom Turkington, Carl Kahler, Fred Gossow and Arch Connolly. After leaving school at the age of 14 he worked for Eric Grehan on Don Davidson's property at Cressbrook. After the family left Mt Luke for Yednia, Clarry worked for Hancock & Gore at their Jimna mill for four years before moving to Brisbane where he became a fitter and turner.
  • At the age of 29 years, 9 months and 13 days, Clarence Edward Davidson married Murial Rose Cook (born 11 Aug 1920 at Mt Morgan) on 28 April 1951 in Wavell Heights.
  • Clarence Edward Davidson died on 26 May 1998 in Benarkin at age 76.
  • He was buried in Blackbutt Cemetery.

Donald Duncan Davidson

M, b. 1897, d. 1969
  • Donald Duncan Davidson was born in 1897 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of William Davidson and Caroline Studders.
  • At the age of 20 years, Donald Duncan Davidson married Alma Victoria Gibbs in 1917 in Queensland.
  • Donald Duncan Davidson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Emu Creek. He was a dealer. Alma gave her address as Crow's Nest.
  • He and Alma Victoria Gibbs appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at Crow's Nest. He was a dealer.
  • In 1959,his wife, Alma Victoria Gibbs died in Queensland.
  • Donald Duncan Davidson died in 1969 in Queensland.

Child of Donald Duncan Davidson and Alma Victoria Gibbs

Gerard William Davidson

M, b. 13 February 1932, d. 15 November 2003
  • Gerard William Davidson was born on 13 February 1932 in Crow's Nest.
  • He was the son of James Clarence Davidson and Lillian Christina Kidman.
  • At the age of 20 years, 11 months and 11 days, Gerard William Davidson married Dorothy Forrest (Born 4 Mar 1934) on 24 January 1953 in Kangaroo Point.
  • Gerard William Davidson died on 15 November 2003 at age 71.

Helen Ramage Davidson

F, b. 25 December 1847, d. 25 May 1923
  • Helen Ramage Davidson was born on 25 December 1847.
  • At the age of 21 years and 2 months, Helen Ramage Davidson married Edwin Holdaway, son of John Holdaway and Amelia Eyles, on 25 February 1869 in New Zealand.
  • On 2 January 1922,her husband, Edwin Holdaway died in New Zealand at age 76.
  • Helen Ramage Davidson died on 25 May 1923 in New Zealand at age 75.

Children of Helen Ramage Davidson and Edwin Holdaway

Irene Agnes Davidson

F, b. 1912

Ivy (Eileen) Davidson

F, b. 20 January 1923, d. 27 September 2011
  • Ivy (Eileen) Davidson was born on 20 January 1923 in Crow's Nest.
  • She was the daughter of James Clarence Davidson and Lillian Christina Kidman.
  • Ivy (Eileen) Davidson commenced school at Merritts Creek State School in 1928. She used to walk to school with her elder sibling Mavis and Clarry. When they moved to Mt Luke the three of them would ride the one horse. When younger siblings were old enough to attend school the children went by sulky.
    Ivy passed scholarship at Geham State School and then completed her Junior years at St Savours in Toowoomba. She then moved to Brisbane to work.
  • At the age of 19 years, 7 months and 30 days, Ivy (Eileen) Davidson married Henry (George) Couser (born 25 Jan 1923 in Brisbane, died 9 Sep 1999), on 19 September 1942 in Little Flower Church.
  • Ivy (Eileen) Davidson died on 27 September 2011 at age 88.
  • She was buried on 3 October 2011 in Pinaroo Soldiers Cemetery. She is buried with Henry - 6ANZ-1097.

Ivy Jean Frances May Davidson

F, b. 29 May 1893, d. 30 July 1972

Child of Ivy Jean Frances May Davidson and Thomas Joseph Nolan

James Clarence Davidson

M, b. 23 December 1890, d. 23 March 1981
  • James Clarence Davidson was born on 23 December 1890 in New South Wales.
  • He was the son of William Davidson and Caroline Studders.
  • At the age of 28 years, 3 months and 4 days, James Clarence Davidson married Lillian Christina Kidman, daughter of Samuel Kidman and Ann Cogan, on 27 March 1919 in Queensland. After their marriage they lived at The Brothers, Anduramba in a cottage supplied by Edward Peachey, Jim's employer. The new weather board house was lined with VJ pine. Jim felled and hauled timber to Pechey's mill. They remained there until 1928 when they moved to Hampton.
  • Around in 1928 James Clarence Davidson and Lillian Christina Kidman moved to Hampton. Jim continued to work in the timber industry along wiht his brother in law Charlie Kidman. The children attened Merritts Creek State School. Around 1931 Jim and Lillian moved to their own farm at Mt Luke. He sold his bullock team to Jim Brady who ran a sawmill at Taylor. The family lived on the farm until the early 1940's.
  • James Clarence Davidson and Lillian Christina Kidman appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Hampton. James was a teamster.
  • In 1939James Clarence Davidson took a fencing contract from his neighbour Archibald John Connolly at Mt Luke.
  • James Clarence Davidson died on 23 March 1981 in Queensland at age 90.
  • He was buried on 25 March 1981 in Nudgee Cemetery. Grave 9A-564.

Children of James Clarence Davidson and Lillian Christina Kidman

James Desmond Davidson

M, b. 4 April 1925, d. 14 January 2002
  • James Desmond Davidson was born on 4 April 1925 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Clarence Davidson and Lillian Christina Kidman.
  • James Desmond Davidson commenced school at Merritts Creek State School in 1930. He finished his schooling at Geham State School.
  • At the age of 27 years, 6 months and 21 days, James Desmond Davidson married Betty Ann Jacklin (born 5 Sep 1928 at Laidley - marriage dissolved) on 25 October 1952 in Laidley Catholic Church.
  • James Desmond Davidson died on 14 January 2002 in Gladstone Hospital at age 76.
  • He was buried on 18 January 2002 in Nudgee Cemetery. Grave 9A-565.

Janette E Davidson

F, b. 1885

Jeanette Elizabeth Davidson

F, b. 1900, d. 1977

John Henry Davidson

M, b. 1883, d. 1957
  • John Henry Davidson was born in 1883 in New South Wales.
  • He was the son of William Davidson and Caroline Studders.
  • John Henry Davidson appeared on the Electoral Roll with William Davidson and Caroline Studders in 1909 in Hampton. William was a blacksmith. Their son John Henry was also a blacksmith but gave his address as Perseverance as did their daughter Pearl.
  • At the age of 26 years, John Henry Davidson married Ellen Brady, daughter of Bartholomew Brady and Ann Bennett, in 1909 in Queensland.
  • John Henry Davidson and Ellen Brady appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Taylor's Siding. John was a blacksmith.
  • John Henry Davidson and Ellen Brady appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Hampton. John was a sawyer.
  • In 1955,his wife, Ellen Brady died in Queensland.
  • John Henry Davidson died in 1957 in Queensland.

Children of John Henry Davidson and Ellen Brady

Mabel Eveline Davidson

F, b. 1874, d. 1959
  • Mabel Eveline Davidson was born in 1874 in Queensland. She was the daughter of John Davidson and Elizabeth Alice Noble.
  • At the age of 26 years, Mabel Eveline Davidson married James Archibald McKee in 1900 in Queensland.
  • On 11 June 1937,her husband, James Archibald McKee died in Palmwoods. The Nambour Chronicle reported:-" Mr. James Archibald McKee, a respected citizen of the Palmwoods district, passed away suddenly in the Palmwoods private hospital on Wednesday after a short illness. Deceased, who was born in Armagh, Ireland, 74 years ago, came to Australia in 1890, and in 1900 married the eldest daughter of the late Mr. John Davidson, of Bundaberg. In the early days of Crow's Nest, deceased set up business as a chemist, and his service among the residents of the district will long be remembered. Later, he transferred to Brisbane and Nambour. He disposed of his business in Nambour in 1926, and during the last eleven years had lived in retire ment at Palmwoods. The late Mr. McKee took a keen interest in Freemasonry and was an officer of the Grand Lodge of Queens land. He leaves a widow and two daughters and one son, Mesdames R. McKelvey (Ipswich) and A. Butt (Montville), and Mr. J. McKee (Palmwoods). Following a service in the Palmwoods Presbyterian Church, the funeral, which was largely attended, moved to the Palmwoods-Woombye cemetery yesterday afternoon. The Rev. W. R. Cowan officiated."
  • Mabel Eveline Davidson died in 1959 in Queensland.

Children of Mabel Eveline Davidson and James Archibald McKee

Madonna Bernadette Davidson

F, b. 31 March 1930, d. 15 August 1995
  • Madonna Bernadette Davidson was born on 31 March 1930 in Toowoomba.
  • She was the daughter of James Clarence Davidson and Lillian Christina Kidman.
  • At the age of 20 years, 6 months and 6 days, Madonna Bernadette Davidson married Arto Maletz (born 18 Jun 1926, Innisfail) on 6 October 1950 in Wavell Heights.
  • Madonna Bernadette Davidson died on 15 August 1995 at age 65.
  • She was buried on 18 August 1995 in Pinaroo Soldiers Cemetery. She is buried with her husband Arto who died 11 Mar 1971, aged 44 - Grave ANZ 5-228.

Mavis Caroline Davidson

F, b. 9 July 1920, d. 13 January 2002
  • Mavis Caroline Davidson was born on 9 July 1920 in Nurse Hick's Hospital, Crow's Nest.
  • She was the daughter of James Clarence Davidson and Lillian Christina Kidman.
  • At the age of 21 years, 7 months and 5 days, Mavis Caroline Davidson married William Thomas McNulty (born 13 Nov 1917, Murgon, died July 2006, Buried Nudgee Cemetery 28 Jul 2006 Grave LA-2180) on 14 February 1942 in Gordon Park.
  • Mavis Caroline Davidson died on 13 January 2002 at age 81.
  • She was buried on 16 January 2003 in Nudgee Cemetery. Grave LA-2180.

Pearl Mary Davidson

F, b. 1886, d. 22 June 1966
  • Pearl Mary Davidson was born in 1886 in New South Wales.
  • She was the daughter of William Davidson and Caroline Studders.
  • Pearl Mary Davidson appeared on the Electoral Roll with William Davidson and Caroline Studders in 1909 in Hampton. William was a blacksmith. Their son John Henry was also a blacksmith but gave his address as Perseverance as did their daughter Pearl.
  • Pearl Mary Davidson died on 22 June 1966.
  • She was buried on 24 June 1966 in Toowong Cemetery. She is buried with her mother.

Richard Davidson

M, b. 1888, d. 1888
  • Richard Davidson died in 1888 in New South Wales.
  • He was born in 1888 in New South Wales. He was a twin to Clarence.
  • He was the son of William Davidson and Caroline Studders.

Robert Davidson

M, b. 1848, d. July 1943
  • Robert Davidson was born in 1848. He was the son of Ross Davidson and Esther McKay Ross.
  • At the age of 31 years, Robert Davidson married Sarah Rennison in 1879.
  • In July 1942,his wife, Sarah Rennison died in Queensland. Her death was announced in The Courier Mail. "CROW'S NEST.— The death is announced of Mrs. Davidson, aged 90. She was born In Ireland, and came to Austraila with her parents when 18 years 0ld. In 1879 she was married to Mr. Robert Davidson, who survives her, and is 94 years old. After their marriage they went to Western Queensland, where Mr. Davidson was a driver for Cobb and Co., and station manager. In 1902 they come to Oakey and worked a farm, later went to Djuan, and 18 years ago retired and went to Toowoomba. They had been living in Crow's Nest for the last five years. Mr. C. J. Davidson, of Crow's Nest, is the only surviving son. There are five grand children and five great-grandchildren."
  • Robert Davidson appeared on the Electoral Roll with Christopher Joseph Davidson and Johanna (Hannah) Elizabeth Sullivan in 1943 in Queensland. Christopher was a carrier. His father Robert also lived at Crow's Nest.
  • Robert Davidson died in July 1943 in Queensland.
  • He was buried on 16 July 1943 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. CE1-00K-0020.

Children of Robert Davidson and Sarah Rennison

Robert Davidson

M, b. 1882, d. 1938
  • Robert Davidson was born in 1882 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Robert Davidson and Sarah Rennison.
  • Robert Davidson died in 1938 in Queensland.

Ronald Clement Davidson

M, b. circa 1918
  • Ronald Clement Davidson was born circa 1918.
  • He was the son of Donald Duncan Davidson and Alma Victoria Gibbs.
  • Ronald Clement Davidson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at "Oakdale", Crow's Nest. He was a grazier.

Susan Davidson

F, b. 1780, d. 1866
  • Susan Davidson was born in 1780.
  • Susan Davidson married Joseph Cossart, son of Dr Christian Frederick Cossart and Ann Gordon, circa 1805.
  • Her death was recorded with the an unknown place , an unknown place Registration District in the 1866 Quarter . The record shows she was 86 years old at the time of her death.

Children of Susan Davidson and Joseph Cossart

Waverley D''Eresby Davidson

M, b. circa 1890

William Davidson

M, b. 27 June 1850, d. 16 December 1915
  • William Davidson was born on 27 June 1850 in New South Wales. He was the son of Duncan Davidson and Jean/Jane.
  • At the age of 21 years, 9 months and 20 days, William Davidson married Caroline Studders on 16 April 1872 in New South Wales. William and Caroline had at least 12 children. After their marriage they moved around NSW, from Bega to the Goulburn district, to Quenbeyan, then to Casino. Around 1892 they moved to the Crow's Nest District in Queensland.
  • William Davidson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Hampton. William was a blacksmith.
  • He and Caroline Studders appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1909 living at Hampton. William was a blacksmith. Their son John Henry was also a blacksmith but gave his address as Perseverance as did their daughter Pearl.
  • William Davidson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Pechey. He was a blacksmith.
  • William Davidson died on 16 December 1915 in Deep Creek, New South Wales, at age 65.

Children of William Davidson and Caroline Studders

William Leslie Davidson

M, b. 1873, d. 1951
  • William Leslie Davidson was born in 1873 in New South Wales.
  • He was the son of William Davidson and Caroline Studders.
  • William Leslie Davidson died in 1951 in Queensland.

Alan Davies

M, b. circa 1921, d. 25 June 2001
  • Alan Davies was born circa 1921.
  • He was the son of Sidney Barwood Davies and Gertrude Hibbert.
  • Alan Davies appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1943 living at East Cooyar. He was a farmer.
  • He appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Cooyar Line. Alan was a farmer.
  • Alan Davies died on 25 June 2001.
  • He was buried in Garden of Remembrance, Toowoomba. PLOT     589-B-3.

Alister James Davies

M, b. 13 February 1887, d. 30 October 1917
  • Alister James Davies was born on 13 February 1887 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown.
  • Alister James Davies enlisted in the 25th Battalion on 18 June 1915 in Mackay. He gave his mother Emma of Glenira, Stucky Road, Clayfield as his next of kin.
  • Alister James Davies killed in action on 30 October 1917 in France at age 30.

Arthur Tasman Davies

M, b. 2 February 1886, d. 5 August 1916
  • Arthur Tasman Davies was born on 2 February 1886 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown.
  • Arthur Tasman Davies enlisted in the AIF on 18 September 1915 in Brisbane. He gave his mother Emma of Glenira, Stucky Road, Clayfield as his next of kin. At the time of enlistment he was a farmer at Taabinga near Kingaroy.
  • Arthur Tasman Davies was killed in action on 5 August 1916 in France at age 30.
  • Probate for his estate was granted in February 1917 his brother Sidney of Cooyar and sister Eva of Taroom.

Basil Leslie Davies

M, b. 11 January 1898, d. 3 January 1970
  • Basil Leslie Davies was born on 11 January 1898 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown.
  • Basil Leslie Davies died on 3 January 1970 in Queensland at age 71.