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Davidson, Samuel (1806?–1898), biblical scholar

Joanna Hawke

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Davidson, Samuel (1806?–1898), biblical scholar, was the son of Abraham Davidson and his wife, Margaret-Measha. He was born at Kellswater, near Ballymena, co. Antrim, Ireland, probably in September 1806, but possibly in the following year. His parents were of Scottish descent and Presbyterians by religion. He attended first the village school and then a school at ...

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Subjects: Biblical Studies

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