DAVIE, Sir John, 2nd Bt. (1612-78), of Creedy, Devon.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1660-1690, ed. B.D. Henning, 1983
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16 May - 17 Dec. 1661

Family and Education

bap. 6 Dec. 1612, 1st s. of Sir John Davie, 1st Bt., of Sandford by Juliana, da. of Sir William Strode of Newnham. educ. Exeter, Oxf. 1631; I. Temple 1631. m. (1) Eleanor, da. of Sir John Acland, 1st Bt., of Columbjohn, s.p.; (2) by 1645, Triphena (bur. 1 Feb. 1659), da. and coh. of Richard Reynell of Creedy, wid. of Nicholas Hunt of Chudleigh, 1s. d.v.p. 1da.; (3) 17 Apr. 1661, Margaret (d. 25 Apr. 1670), da. of Sir Francis Glanville of Kilworthy, nr. Tavistock, wid. of William Kelly of Kelly, s.p.; (4) lic. 3 Oct. 1671, Amy, da. of Edmund Parker of Burrington, wid. of Walter Hele of South Poole, s.p. suc. fa. Oct. 1654.1

Offices Held

J.p. Devon 1656-65, commr. for assessment 1657, Jan. 1660-d., militia Mar. 1660, dep. lt. Aug. 1660-?6