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The Pheon

2022 is the 31st anniversary of the revival of the Clan Davidson Association.

Subsequently, our annual journal, The Pheon, was created; it’s content has expanded over the years with stories about Davidson history from around the world and it is now published in full colour with a wealth of illustrations, including many portraits.

This year, we have included articles about Davidson and Davison families whose ancestors originate from many parts of Scotland, England and Ireland.

The stories of these early families, some of whom later migrated and found a new life overseas, provide us with rich historical insights, going back as far as the 17th century.

The Pheon in Book Bound Volumes

The Phoen in 3 Bound VolumesCollections of our Pheon publications are available in an attractive bound book format as three volumes.

Volume 1
Articles from 1992 to 1999 (ISBN 978-0-9565488-1-8).

Volume II
Comprises publications from the years 2000 to 2007 (ISBN 978-0-9565488-2-5).

Volume III
Covers the years 2008 to 2015 (ISBN 978-0-9565488-5-6).

All the volumes, which are available for sale separately, include articles about important Davidson family histories, personalities past and present, heraldry and genealogy, together with members stories and interests, verses, Scottish and Irish history and book reviews. Each volume includes a composite index of all the subjects covered, and makes an ideal present.

Volumes I and II, printed in black & white, are available at a special price of £30.00 each. See full details here on pricing of all volumes and how to order.

Bound volumes of the Clan Davidson Annual Association annual journal, The Pheon.

  • Volume I: 1992 – 1999, £30:00*
  • Volume II: 2000 – 2007, £30:00*
  • Volume III: 2008 – 2015, £35:00*

*Costs include post & packing for UK only.

To pay using Pay-Pal and for overseas postage rates

To pay by £ sterling cheque, please post your payment to:

Clan Davidson Association,
58 Chandos Avenue,
London N20 9DX.

The Davidsons

The Clan, its history and it’s people

Exclusively available from the Clan Davidson Association.

The Davidsons Publication

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This book is the result of many years of research by the members of the Clan Davidson Association Historical Committee. It’s conclusions on the history of the Clan seek to eliminate misleading assertions from earlier times.

There is a detailed section on the Davidsons of Tulloch (the Chiefly line), including their predecessors and successors from Donald Davidson in the 17th century to the present day.

The book includes sections on other Scottish Davidson families, famous and infamous Davidsons, and witches, Jacobites and Davidson Borderers. Clan Davidson societies from around the world have contributed sections of the text, which includes appendices on Clan Davidson tartans, emblems and customs.

This popular book is Out of Print. It’s now available as a facsimile e-book, comprising over 200 pages with illustrations. Price £5.00.

How to Buy

The Davidsons: The Clan, it’s history and it’s people.
e-Book, £5:00

To pay using Pay-Pal or bank transfer

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Clan Davidson Association Newsletter

The Clan Davidson Association Newsletter is published three times each year.

It has news and pictures of Clan members, reporting on their interests and activities.

Clan Davidson Association Summer Newsletter 2023
Clan Davidson Association Spring Newsletter 2023