Thomas Davison

M, #224, b. 1820, d. 1901
Father*John Davison
Mother*Mary Frizzell
ChartsPedigree Chart John William Cordner [My father] (Box)
Pedigree Chart of John William Cordner [My father] (Indented)
Note*Thomas Davison Sedgefield Baptisms (DRO M42/465 Ep/Se 1/5) entry 432 Thomas son of John & Mary Davison Sedgefield, Grocer
Church of St Hilda Marriages (T&W RO MF839 Ep/SS SH 1/43 - 1/50)

1845 No 104 Nov 22

Thomas Davison of Bachelor Colliery Houghton John Davison Agent
full Viewer -le-Spr
Mary Ann Fairbridge age Spinster S Shields John Fairbridge Farmer

both signed in presence of Nicholas Codling, W Jameson

1861 Census for Wolsingham (DRO M9/10 RG9/3727)

Tunstall House

Thomas Davison Head Marr 41 Colliery Viewer D'ham Sedgefield
Mary Ann Davison Wife " 41 N'land Ovingham
John Davison Son 14 Scholar D'ham Painton Gate
Eleanor Davison Dau 11 Scholar D'ham Shincliffe Grange
Joseph Davison Son 9 Scholar D'ham Belmont Cottage
William Davison Son 7 Scholar D'ham Wolsingham
Elizabeth Davison Dau 5 D'ham Wolsingham
Mary Davison Dau 3 D'ham Wolsingham
Thomas Davison Son 1 D'ham Wolsingham
Elizabeth Gibson Servt Unm 18 House Servt D'ham Castle Eden.
 
Birth*1820He was born in 1820 at Sedgefield, Co Durham, England; 1820 No 432 Thomas son of John & Mary Davison Sedgefield Feb 6th Grocer.1 
Baptism6 February 1820He was baptized on 6 February 1820 at Sedgefield, Co Durham, England.2 
Marriage*22 November 1845He married Mary Ann Fairbridge, daughter of John Fairbridge and Elizabeth Davison, on 22 November 1845 at St Hilda Church, South Shields, Co Durham, England.3
Church of St Hilda Marriages (T&W RO MF839 Ep/SS SH 1/43 - 1/50)

1845 No 104 Nov 22

Thomas Davison of Bachelor Colliery Houghton John Davison Agent
full Viewer -le-Spr
Mary Ann Fairbridge age Spinster S Shields John Fairbridge Farmer

both signed in presence of Nicholas Codling, W Jameson
Census 1851*30 March 1851Thomas Davisonappeared in the 1851 census at Grange, Shincliffe, Co Durham, England.4
          

1851 census transcription details for: Grange, Shincliffe, Shincliffe

National Archive Reference:
RG number: HO107 Piece: 2391 Folio: 318 Page: 34

               
Reg. District:     Durham     Sub District:     St Nicholas
Parish:     Shincliffe     Enum. District:     6B
Ecclesiastical District:          City/Municipal Borough:     

Address:     Grange, Shincliffe, Shincliffe
County:     Durham


Name     Relation     Condition     Sex     Age     Birth
Year     Occupation ,
Disability      Where Born

DAVISON, Thomas     Head     Married      M     31     1820     Colliery Viewer (Employ 170 Men & 72 Boys)      Sedgefield
Durham

DAVISON, Mary     Wife     Married      F     31     1820     
     Ovingham
Northumberland

DAVISON, John     Son           M     4     1847     
     Houghton Le Spring
Durham

DAVISON, Eleanor     Daughter           F     1     1850     
     Shincliffe
Durham

STEPHENSON, Thomas     Nephew           M     13     1838     Scholar      Wolsingham
Durham

COOK, Ann     Servant     Unmarried      F     21     1830     House Servant      Lumley
Durham

INNES, Margaret     Servant           F     18     1833     House Servant      Hetton Le Hole
Durham


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Occupation30 March 1851He was Colliery Viewer (Employ 170 Men & 72 Boys) on 30 March 1851.5 
(Witness) Birth9 May 1853He witnessed the birth of William Davison on 9 May 1853 at Tunstall House, Wolsingham, Weardale, Co Durham, England.6
Registration District Weardale
1853 Birth in the Sub-District of Wolsingham in the County of Durham

No 431 Ninth William Boy Thomas Mary Ann Colliery Mary Ann Davison Twenty Joseph
May Davison Davison Agent Mother Third Nicolson
1853 formerly Tunstal House May Registrar
Tunstal Fairbridge 1853
House
Wolsingham
Occupation*7 April 1861Thomas Davison was Colliery Viewer on 7 April 1861.7 
Census 1861*7 April 1861Heappeared in the 1861 census at Tunstall House, Wolsingham, Co Durham, England. 1861 Census for Wolsingham M9/10 RG9/3727
Tunstall House

Thomas Davison Head Mar 41 Colliery Viewer D'ham Sedgefield
Mary Ann Davison Wife Mar 41 N'land Ovingham
John Davison Son 14 Scholar D'ham Painton Gate
Eleanor Davison Dau 11 Scholar D'ham Shincliffe Grange
Joseph Davison Son 9 Scholar D'ham Belmont Cottage
William Davison Son 7 Scholar D'ham Wolsingham
Elizabeth Davison Dau 5 D'ham Wolsingham
Mary Davison Dau 3 D'ham Wolsingham
Thomas Davison Son 1 D'ham Wolsingham
Elizabeth Gibson Servant Unm 18 House Servant D'ham Castle Eden.7
1861 Census for Wolsingham (DRO M9/10 RG9/3727)

Tunstall House

Thomas Davison Head Marr 41 Colliery Viewer D'ham Sedgefield
Mary Ann Davison Wife " 41 N'land Ovingham
John Davison Son 14 Scholar D'ham Painton Gate
Eleanor Davison Dau 11 Scholar D'ham Shincliffe Grange
Joseph Davison Son 9 Scholar D'ham Belmont Cottage
William Davison Son 7 Scholar D'ham Wolsingham
Elizabeth Davison Dau 5 D'ham Wolsingham
Mary Davison Dau 3 D'ham Wolsingham
Thomas Davison Son 1 D'ham Wolsingham
Elizabeth Gibson Servt Unm 18 House Servt D'ham Castle Eden
Occupation2 April 1871He was Colliery Viewer (Unemployed) on 2 April 1871.8 
Census 1871*2 April 1871Heappeared in the 1871 census at 25 Hutt street, Gateshead, Co Durham, England.8
          

1871 census transcription details for: Hutt Street, Gateshead

National Archive Reference:
RG number: RG10 Piece: 5051 Folio: 81 Page: 18

               
Reg. District:     Gateshead     Sub District:     Gateshead
Parish:     Gateshead     Enum. District:     4
Ecclesiastical District:          City/Municipal Borough:     Gateshead

Address:     Hutt Street, Gateshead
County:     Durham


Name     Relation     Condition     Sex     Age     Birth
Year     Occupation      Where Born

DAVISON, Thomas     Head           M     51     1820          County Durham

DAVISON, Mary A     Wife           F     51     1820          Northumberland

DAVISON, Eleanor     Daughter F     21     1850          County Durham

DAVISON, Joseph     Son           M     19     1852          County Durham

DAVISON, William     Son      M     17     1854          County Durham

DAVISON, Elizabeth     Daughter F     15     1856          County Durham

DAVISON, Mary          Daughter F     13     1858          County Durham

DAVISON, Thomas          Son      M     11     1860          County Durham

DAVISON, Robert          Son      M     9     1862          County Durham

DAVISON, Matthew C     Son           M     6     1865          County Durham


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Occupation3 April 1881He was Retired Colliery Viewer on 3 April 1881.9 
Census 18813 April 1881Heappeared in the 1881 census at 22 Derwentwater Road, Gateshead, Co Durham, England. Dwelling:     22 Derwentwater Rd
     Census Place:     Gateshead, Durham, England
     Source:     FHL Film 1342213 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 5033 Folio 111 Page 3
      Marr Age     Sex     Birthplace
Thomas DAVISON      M     61      M     Sedgefield, Durham, England
     Rel:     Head
     Occ:     Retired Colliery Viewer
Mary A. DAVISON      M     61      F     Ovingham, Northumberland, England
     Rel:     Wife
     Occ:     Retired Colliery Viewer Wife
John DAVISON      U     34      M     Rainton Gate, Durham, England
     Rel:     Son
     Occ:     Unemployed Joiner
William DAVISON      U     27      M     Wolsingham, Durham, England
     Rel:     Son
     Occ:     Butcher
Elizabeth DAVISON      U     25      F     Wolsingham, Durham, England
     Rel:     Daur
Robert DAVISON      U     19      M     Wolsingham, Durham, England
     Rel:     Son
     Occ:     Unemployed Grocer
Matthew C. DAVISON      U     16      M     Wolsingham, Durham, England
     Rel:     Son
     Occ:     Draper.10
     Dwelling:     22 Derwentwater Rd
     Census Place:     Gateshead, Durham, England
     Source:     FHL Film 1342213 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 5033 Folio 111 Page 3
      Marr Age     Sex     Birthplace
Thomas DAVISON      M     61      M     Sedgefield, Durham, England
     Rel:     Head
     Occ:     Retired Colliery Viewer
Mary A. DAVISON      M     61      F     Ovingham, Northumberland, England
     Rel:     Wife
     Occ:     Retired Colliery Viewer Wife
John DAVISON      U     34      M     Rainton Gate, Durham, England
     Rel:     Son
     Occ:     Unemployed Joiner
William DAVISON      U     27      M     Wolsingham, Durham, England
     Rel:     Son
     Occ:     Butcher
Elizabeth DAVISON      U     25      F     Wolsingham, Durham, England
     Rel:     Daur
Robert DAVISON      U     19      M     Wolsingham, Durham, England
     Rel:     Son
     Occ:     Unemployed Grocer
Matthew C. DAVISON      U     16      M     Wolsingham, Durham, England
     Rel:     Son
     Occ:     Draper
(Father of Groom) Marriage8 August 1881He, as the father of the groom, attended the wedding of William Davison and Sarah Elizabeth Armstrong on 8 August 1881 at Parish Church, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England.11
Registration District Newcastle upon Tyne
1881 Marriage solemnised at the Parish Church in the Parish of Jesmond in the County of Northumberland

No 302 Eighth William Davison 28 Bachelor Butcher Jesmond Thomas Gentleman
August Davison
1881 Sarah Elizabeth 22 Spinster Jesmond William Cartman
Armstrong Armstrong

in the presence of James Armstrong and Catherine Williams
Occupation5 April 1891Thomas Davison was Retired Colliery Viewer on 5 April 1891.12 
Census 1891*5 April 1891Heappeared in the 1891 census at 22 Alexander Terrace, Gateshead, Co Durham, England.12
          

1891 census transcription details for: 22, Alexander Terrace, Gateshead

National Archive Reference:
RG number: RG12 Piece: 4176 Folio: 4 Page: 2

               
Reg. District:     Gateshead     Sub District:     Gateshead
Parish:     Gateshead     Enum. District:     6
Ecclesiastical District:     St Cuthberts     City/Municipal Borough:     Gateshead

Address:     22, Alexander Terrace, Gateshead
County:     Durham


Name     Relation     Condition     Sex     Age     Birth
Year     Occupation ,
Disability      Where Born

DAVISON, Thomas     Head     Married      M     71     1820     Retired Colliery Viewer      Co Durham Sedgefield

DAVISON, Mary A     Wife     Married      F     71     1820     
     Ovingham
Northumberland

DAVISON, Elizabeth     Daughter     Single      F     35     1856     
     Co Durham Wolsingham Park


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Death*1901He died in 1901 at Gateshead, Co Durham, England; Jul, Aug, Sep Qu.13 
Census 1901*31 March 1901Heappeared in the 1901 census at Cotfield Lodge, Bensham Place, Gateshead, Co Durham, England.14
          

1901 census transcription details for: Cotfield Lodge, Bensham Place, Gateshead

National Archive Reference:
RG number: RG13 Piece: 4753 Folio: 63 Page: 76

               
Reg. District:     Gateshead     Sub District:     Gateshead
Parish:     Gateshead     Enum. District:     22
Ecclesiastical District:     St Cuthberts     City/Municipal Borough:     

Address:     Cotfield Lodge, Bensham Place, Gateshead
County:     Durham


Name     Relation     Condition     Sex     Age     Birth
Year     Occupation ,
Disability      Where Born

DAVISON, Thomas     Head     Widower      M     81     1820     Living On Own Means      Sedgefield
Durham

DAVISON, Elizabeth     Daughter     Single      F     45     1856     
     Wolsingham
Durham

DAVISON, Nora     Grand Daughter     Single      F     9     1892     
     Gateshead
Durham


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Family

Mary Ann Fairbridge b. c 1820, d. 1896
Children 1.John Davison b. c 1847
 2.Eleanor Davison+ b. c 1850
 3.Joseph Davison b. c 1853
 4.William Davison+ b. 9 May 1853, d. 1917
 5.Elizabeth Davison b. 1855
 6.Mary Davison b. 1857
 7.Thomas Davison b. 1859
 8.Robert Davison b. 1861
 9.Matthew C Davison9 b. c 1864
 10.John Davison b. 1864

Citations

  1. [S206] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Baptism.
  2. [S206] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, M42/465 Sedgefield Baptisms (Ep/Se 1/5) @ DRO.
  3. [S142] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, (T&W RO MF839 Ep/SS SH 1/43 - 1/50).
  4. [S456] 1851 Census Durham, "England and Wales Census, 1851," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:
    SGJT-NVS : 20 October 2017), Mary Davison in household of Thomas Davison, Shincliffe, Durham, England;
    citing Shincliffe, Durham, England, p. 34, from "1851 England, Scotland and Wales census,"
    database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107,
    The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
    Name:     Mary Davison
    Titles and Terms:     
    Event Type:     Census
    Event Date:     1851
    Event Place:     Shincliffe, Durham, England
    Registration District:     Durham
    Residence Note:     Shincliffe
    Gender:     Female
    Age:     31
    Marital Status:     Married
    Occupation:     
    Relationship to Head of Household:     Wife
    Institution:     
    Birth Date:     
    Birth Year (Estimated):     1820
    Birthplace:     Ovingham, Northumberland
    Page Number:     34
    Household ID:     3185457
    Line Number:     2
    Registration Number:     HO107
    Piece/Folio:     2391 / 318
    Affiliate Record Type:     Household
    Digital Folder Number:     101795884
    Image Number:     00625


    Household     Role     Sex     Age     Birthplace
    Thomas Davison     Head     M     31     Sedgefield, Durham
    Mary Davison     Wife     F     31     Ovingham, Northumberland
    John Davison     Son     M     4     Houghton Le Spring, Durham
    Eleanor Davison     Daur     F     1     Shincliffe, Durham
    Thomas StephensonNephew     M     13     Wolsingham, Durham
    Ann Cook     Servant     F     21     Lumley, Durham
    Margaret Innes     Servant     F     18     Hetton Le Hole, Durham



    Citing this Record:
    "England and Wales Census, 1851," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:
    SGJT-NVS : 20 October 2017), Mary Davison in household of Thomas Davison, Shincliffe, Durham, England;
    citing Shincliffe, Durham, England, p. 34, from "1851 England, Scotland and Wales census,"
    database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107,
    The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  5. [S456] 1851 Census Durham.
  6. [S455] Unknown volume, Birth Certificate Weardale, unknown repository.
  7. [S205] 1861 Census Wolsingham.
  8. [S457] 1871 Census Gateshead.
  9. [S157] 1881 Census Gateshead.
  10. [S157] 1881 Census Gateshead, FHL Film 1342213 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 5033 Folio 111 Page 3.
  11. [S88] Unknown volume, GRO Newcastle Tyne: "England, Northumberland, Parish Registers, 1538-1950", database with images, FamilySearch
    (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLRN-XFTX : 22 August 2018), William Armstrong in
    entry for William Davison and Sarah Elizabeth Armstrong, 1881., unknown repository.

    Name: William Davison
    Event Type: Marriage
    Event Date: 8 Aug 1881
    Event Place: Jesmond, Northumberland, England
    Event Place:
    Gender:
    Age: 28
    Marital Status: Single
    Birth Date:
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1853
    Christening Date:
    Marriage Date:
    Marriage Year:
    Burial Date:
    Father's Name: Thomas Davison
    Mother's Name:
    Spouse's Name: Sarah Elizabeth Armstrong
    Spouse's Gender: Female
    Spouse's Age: 22
    Spouse's Marital Status: Single
    Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1859
    Spouse's Father's Name: William Armstrong
    Spouse's Mother's Name:
    Digital Folder Number: 103135510
    Image Number: 00154

    Citing this Record
    "England, Northumberland, Parish Registers, 1538-1950", database with images, FamilySearch
    (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLRN-XFTX : 22 August 2018), William Armstrong in
    entry for William Davison and Sarah Elizabeth Armstrong, 1881.
  12. [S458] 1891 Census Gateshead.
  13. [S114] Unknown compiler Indexes "Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
    Subcategory
    Civil Deaths & Burials."
    First name(s) Thomas Last name Davison Gender Male
    Birth year 1820 Age 81
    Death quarter 3 Death year 1901
    District Gateshead County Durham
    Volume 10A Page 709
    Country England
    Record set England & Wales Deaths 1837-2007
    Category Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
    Subcategory Civil Deaths & Burials
    Collections from
    Great Britain, England
  14. [S228] 1901 Census Gateshead.