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Davies Family History

Davies Name Meaning
Welsh and English: patronymic from the personal name Davy (Welsh Dafydd, Dewi), a pet form of David.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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3,174,726 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
117,046 Military Records
321,182 Immigration Records
1,920,620 Census and Voter Lists
1,716,927 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Davies Families

  • Number of Davies families
     337 - 671
     113 - 336
     1 - 112
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Davies families
     19,039 - 38,076
     6,347 - 19,038
     1 - 6,346
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Davies families
     195 - 387
     66 - 194
     1 - 65
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Davies Family Origin

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Davies Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Davies

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Davies Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Davies census records

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Davies Civil War Service Records

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