Henry Gamble Davidson, MD (CSA)

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Henry Gamble Davidson, MD

Birthdate: (60)
Birthplace: Rockbridge, Virginia, United States
Death: January 1884 (60)
Lexington, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Lexington, Rockbridge, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Rev. Andrew Baker Davidson and Susan Davidson
Husband of Kate B. Davidson
Brother of William L. Davidson, MD; James Dorman Davidson; Gen. Alexander H. Davidson, USA and Rev. Charles Baker Davidson, DD

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About Henry Gamble Davidson, MD (CSA)

Henry Gamble Davidson was the fifth son of Rev. Andrew Baker Davidson and wife Susan Dorman. He was raised in Rockbridge County, Virginia, and attended Washington College, graduating with his Doctor of Medicine degree. He settled in Richmond, Virginia. He joined the Confederate States Army as a medical officer in the Virginia Infantry, during the US Civil War. After the war, he became the president of Southern Insurance Company of Richmond. He died in January, 1884.

Additional information:

'''The Children of Pride''', by Robert Mason Myers, published by Yale University Press, 1972. --: "After the war he returned to Richmond, where he served briefly as president of the Southern Insurance Company. By 1870 he had settled in Lexington, where he died in January 1884. He was buried in the Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery."
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Henry Gamble Davidson, MD (CSA)'s Timeline

Rockbridge, Virginia, United States
- 1844
Age 19
Lexington, Virginia, United States
January 1884
Age 60
Lexington, Virginia, United States
January 1884
Age 60
Lexington, Rockbridge, Virginia, United States