Hebrew. The name began to spread among Christians throughout Europe in the Middle Ages. Variations of David are especially popular in Wales, as it is the name of the Patron Saint. The suffixes "sen," "son," etc. mean 'son of' and show that the name was patronymic.
Early Origins of the Davidsen family
Yorkshire, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
Early History of the Davidsen family
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Davidsen Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Davidson, Davidsohn, Davidsson and others.
Early Notables of the Davidsen family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Davidsen family to Ireland
Some of the Davidsen family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Davidsen family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Davidsen Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
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