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Davies, Baron (UK, 1932)


Creation: let. pat. 21 Jun 1932


Family name: Davies




Or a Lion rampant Gules between two Fleurs-de-lis in fess Azure on a Chief of the third two Pickaxes heads outwards fesswise proper


An Arm embowed proper vested to the elbow Argent holding in the hand a Miner's Safety Lamp proper




Goreu Bonedd Rhinwedd (The highest nobility is virtue)



David [Davies], 1st Baron Davies

1st son of Edward Davies, of Plas Dinam, Llandinam, co. Montgomery, by his wife Mary Jones, 1st dau. of Rev Evan Jones, of Brynhafren, Llandinam, co. Montgomery


11 May 1880

mar. (1)

1910 Amy Penman (d. 1918), dau. of L T Penman, of Broadwood Park, Lanchester

mar. (2)

9 Dec 1922 Henrietta Margaret Fergusson (d. 27 Oct 1948), 2nd dau. of James Grant Fergusson, of Baledmund, Pitlochry, co. Perth


16 Jun 1944


21 Jun 1932 Baron Davies, of Llandinam in the County of Montgomery

suc. by

son by first wife


David [Davies], 2nd Baron Davies


16 Jan 1915


21 Dec 1939 Ruth Eldrydd Dugdale (d. 22 Jul 1966), 3rd dau. of Maj William Marshall Dugdale CB DSO, of Glanyrafon Hall, Llanyblodwell, co. .Shropshire, by his wife Ruth Edith Bankes, 2nd dau. of Rt Hon Sir John Eldon Bankes GCB, of Southton Hall, co. Flint


25 Sep 1944

suc. by



David [Davies], 3rd Baron Davies


2 Oct 1940


24 Jul 1972 Beryl Oliver, dau. of William James Oliver, of Harborne, Birmingham


1. Hon David Daniel Davies (b. 23 Oct 1975)

2. Hon Benjamin Michael Graham Davies (b. 7 Jul 1985)

1. Hon Eldrydd Jane Davies (b. 24 Oct 1973)

2. Hon Lucy Medina Davies (b. 31 Dec 1978)


 Last updated 24 Aug 2004




3rd Baron Davies, of Llandinam in the County of Montgomery

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 21 Jun 1932)



Plas Dinam, Llandinam, Powys SY17 5DG



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