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date: 18 February 2020

Davy, David Elishalocked

  • J. M. Blatchly


Davy, David Elisha (1769–1851), antiquary, was born on 16 June 1769, son of David Davy (1709–1799), farmer of Rumburgh, near Bungay, Suffolk, and his second wife, Susanna Foyster (c.1743–1800). His uncle Eleazar Davy, of The Grove, Yoxford, high sheriff of Suffolk...

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