Dr. Davidson and his wife, Mercy, were the parents of five sons and three daughters: Robert, Catherine, Maria, William P., Oliphant, Elizabeth, Asher
Dr. Asher Davidson
was later to become another of our associate judges, succeeding his
father, and will be discussed in his
, his wife and daughter, Elizabeth, along with her husband, Killian Eppley, and at least one of their children, are all buried in the old Davidson Burying Ground.
Dr. Davidson was a member of the Society of the Cincinatti, his certificate of membership signed by General George Washington is supposed to be in the Library of Congress.
Associate Lay Judge Asher Davidson, M. D.
As has already been mentioned, Dr. Asher Davidson
was of Revolutionary stock, and was the son of Dr. James Davidson, one of the four original judges of Lycoming County