Rebecca Davy

1759 - 1827


Sister and co-heir of Edward Davy.

  1. Baptised 30/01/1759 in Heavitree, Devon, daughter of James and Mary Davy.

  2. Will of Rebecca Davy spinster of Topsham Devon [made in 1822] proved 22/05/1827. She left monetary legacies to her brothers Robert and James; her residuary heir was brother Thomas Davy (q.v.).


See G.J.G. Davy, "The Davy Family: Gaius 1633 to Ebony Rae 2012" (Xlibris, 2013)

  1., England, Devon Bishop's Transcripts, 1558-1887 [database online].

  2. PROB 11/1725/374.

We are grateful to Gillian Allen for her assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information

died unmarried

Associated Estates (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1817 [EA] - 1823 [LA] → Joint owner

Relationships (2)

Sister → Brother
Sister → Brother