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Where is the Davis family from?
You can see how Davis families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Davis family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Davis families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 14,474 Davis families living in London. This was about 21% of all the recorded Davis's in the UK. London had the highest population of Davis families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Davis surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Davis. 6% of Davis men worked as a General Labourer and 62% of Davis women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Davis were Bricklayer and Private Means.