Davies Family History

Meaning of surname: Davies

Davies is a patronymic Welsh surname. It derives from David (a Hebrew name meaning "beloved"),[2] the name of Wales's patron saint. In Wales the name is standardly pronounced /ˈdeɪvɪs/ (DAY-viss), that is, identically to Davis. This pronunciation is also used by many outside the United Kingdom, where it competes with the spelling pronunciation /ˈdeɪviz/ (DAY-veez).

We found 1,269,015 Genealogy and Family History Records for Davies in our Newspaper Archive.

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4,268 Government Documents
258 Historical Books
14,270 Social Security Death Records

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