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Where is the Davison family from?
You can see how Davison families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Davison family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Davison families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 3,823 Davison families living in Durham. This was about 33% of all the recorded Davison's in the UK. Durham had the highest population of Davison families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Davison surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Davison. 9% of Davison men worked as a General Labourer and 69% of Davison women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Davison were Builders Labourer and Domestic Servant.