Father: Nimrod DAVISSON (1808 - 1866)
Ohio to Oregon in 1853 via the Oregon Trail.
Moved to Washington Territory in 1860 and was among the first settlers of present day Lakewood WA in Pierce County, near Tacoma WA.
The Davisson farm encompassed a large portion of present Lakewood WA. He built his home across from that is now the Lakewood Community center (former Lakewood Mall and Villa Plaza)
Dewitt built a furniture factory on his farm and manufactured chairs and foot stools that are now highly prized in the antique market.
He served two terms as Pierce County Sheriff.
After his death his wife moved back to Oregon with the 5 children.
_Nimrod DAVISSON______ |
| |________________ __
|--_Dewitt Clinton DAVISSON_
| _George Larrick Jr.__
|_Rebecca Brinker ___
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