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James Rice Davis (1520 - 1579)

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Sir James Rice Davis
Born in Acton Turville, Gloucestershire, Englandmap
Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Acton Turville, Gloucestershire, Englandmap
Profile last modified 7 Sep 2019 | Created 3 Jan 2011 | Last significant change: 7 Sep 2019
18:20: Traci Thiessen edited the Biography for James Rice Davis (1520-1579). (cleaned bio after gedcom import and merges to clear dbe 831) [Thank Traci for this]
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Name: James /Davis/ or James /Davys/[1]


Date: 1535
Place: Acton Turville, Gloucestershire, England[1]
BET 1530 AND 1540
Acton-Turville, Gloucestershire, England


Date: 27 NOV 1579
Place: Acton Turville, Gloucestershire, England[1]
Date: 08 MAY 1595
Place: Acton, Turville, Wiltshire, England[1]


Husband: James Davis
Wife: UNKNOWN Agnes
Child: John Davys
Child: Deenes Davis
Child: Margaret Davis
Child: Dorothee Davis
Child: Thomas Davis
Child: Robert Davis
Date: 1560
Place: Thompson, Windham, Connecticut, USA[1]


He was a yeoman.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 One World Tree. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., n.d. at

See also:

  • Edwin Pountney Davis Title: "Davis of Acton Turville, Gloucester", Rua Tucuman, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1984, copy provided by Mark Kincaid Davis. Prokasy Library
  • Ancestry Family Trees at


  • WikiTree profile Davis-8904 created through the import of Kezar Family Tree.ged on Dec 12, 2011 by Jerry Kezar.
  • Thank you to Bob Nichol for creating WikiTree profile Davis-14341 through the import of Nichol Ancestry.GED on Feb 14, 2013.

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On 27 Oct 2016 at 22:18 GMT Greg Hays wrote:

Davis-1461 and Davis-2259 are not ready to be merged because: Need to resolve conflicting fathers

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