of 1066. The Daweson family lived in
(now part of Cumbria). The family was originally from Osonvilla, near Dieppe,
form of this name, D'Oson, which means 'from Oson,' that their name derives.
, their liege Lord, for their distinguished assistance at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 A.D.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Edward Dawson who settled in Virginia in 1640; along with George in 1623; Jane in 1650; John in 1773; Richard in 1635; Robert in 1775; Thomas in 1638.