American Silversmiths

Thomas Davison
Abigail Miner
Clement Davison


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1. Elizabeth Newman

Clement Davison
  • Born: 23 Nov 1794, Canterbury CT
  • Marriage (1): Elizabeth Newman on 17 Oct 1818
  • Died: 18 Dec 1873, Brooklyn NY

  General notes:

Jeweler and watchmaker

  Events in his life were:

  • Alternate Mark
  • He worked circa 1819-1840 as a watchmaker in New York City NY
    Listed in the 1828 Brooklyn city directory as a watchmaker with a shop at the corner of Fulton and Pearl Streets. By the mid 1840s, he had set aside his trade and become a typefounder and stereotype maker in Brooklyn.

  • Watchpaper, c 1825
    American Antiquarian Society
  • He appeared on the 1850 census taken at Brooklyn NY, listed as a type founder.

Clement married Elizabeth Newman on 17 Oct 1818.

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