WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
JAMES & MARIA DAVIDSON
(early St. George residents)
BIOGRAPHYJames was called to install machinery and oversee the Cotton Factory in Washington, Utah.
James, Maria, and Joseph died while on assignment to persuade Muddy River farmers to grow cotton for the mill and to support construction of a telegraph line from Las Vegas to St. George and beyond.
REFERENCESSOUTHERN UTAH MEMORIES: James and Maria Davidson
by Loren R. Webb, October 13, 2012
Find-A-Grave entry for the Davidson Family Gravesite
Find-A-Grave entry for Maria Armstrong Davidson
Offroading Home Blog, March 20, 1020, Ride 2: Davidson Family Graves