- Davey (Surname)
- Aaron Davey, Australian rules footballer (Melbourne Demons)
- Alan Davey (civil servant), chief executive of the Arts Council England
- Alan Davey (born 11 September 1963, Ipswich, Suffolk) is best known as the former bassist with Hawkwind. He is now the bass player/vocalist for Gunslinger as well as Hawklords, Meads of Asphodel, and Thunor.
- Alfred James Davey (1894-1982) was a New Zealand politician of the National Party.
- Alwyn Davey, Australian rules footballer (Essendon Bombers)
- Basil Davey (1897 – 1959), Commandant of the Royal Military College of Science
- Belinda Davey is an Australian actress, best known for her recurring role in the television series Prisoner as Hazel Kent.
- Bill Davey (born July 20, 1966 in Rochester, NY) is an American bodybuilder and fitness model. He earned both bachelor's and master's degrees in exercise physiology from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse.
- Cathy Davey (born 1979) is an Irish singer-songwriter.
- Charles Pierce Davey, better known as Chuck Davey, (3 May 1925–4 December 2002) was an American-born welterweight boxer and boxing commissioner for the state of Michigan.
- Charlie Davey (footballer) (born 1908), former Australian rules footballer
- Charlie Davey (cyclist) (1887–1964), British racing cyclist
- Claude Davey (1908 - 2001), Wales international rugby player
- Clive Davey - Clive Frederick Davey, born at North Petherton, Somerset on 2 June 1932, was a cricketer who played in 13 first-class matches for Somerset split between the 1953 and 1955 cricket seasons.
- Sir David Penry-Davey, British High Court judge
- Dick Davey (born 1942) is an American college basketball coach, and the associate head men's basketball coach at Stanford University under head coach Johnny Dawkins. Davey is best known as head men's basketball coach at Santa Clara University from 1992-2007.
- Ditch Davey (born 30 July 1975, in Melbourne) is an Australian actor.
- Donald Vincent "Don" Davey (born April 8, 1968 in Scottsville, New York) is a former American football defensive tackle in the National Football League.E
- Edward Davey (b.1965), British politician, MP for Surbiton
- Edward Henry Davey (January 19, 1854 – March 10, 1911) architect and politician born St. John’s is best known, along with his brother George, as builders of the city of St. John's after the great fire of 1892.
- F. Ray Davey is a former association football goalkeeper who represented New Zealand at international level.
- Felicity Davey is an Australian newsreader presently presenting ABC's Sydney's weekend edition of 7:00pm news bulletin ABC News, which is broadcast throughout all of New South Wales.
- Frankland Wilmot Davey (born April 19, 1940) is a Canadian poet and scholar.
- Frederick Hamilton Davey (1868–1915) was an amateur botanist who devoted most of his leisure time to the study of the flora of Cornwall.
- Frederick Davey (February 22, 1847 – April 24, 1926) was an English-born political figure in British Columbia. He represented Victoria City in the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia from 1907 to 1916 as a Conservative.
- Geoffrey Davey - Geoffrey Innes Davey CBE (27 November 1906 – 12 February 1975) was an Australian civil engineer and priest.
- Gerry Davey (September 5, 1914 – February 12, 1977) is a former ice hockey player who played in the English National League (ENL). He also played for the Great Britain national ice hockey team which won the gold medal at the 1936 Winter Olympics (see Ice hockey at the 1936 Winter Olympics). He is a member of the British Ice Hockey Hall of Fame.
- Gilbert Davey (born 7th June 1913 Died 6th April 2011) was a writer and radio enthusiast who introduced many youngsters to the rapidly developing fields of Radio and Electronics through his articles published in Boy's Own Paper, and his books, in particular Fun with Radio, first published in 1957, with updates ending in a sixth edition published in 1978.
- Grenville Davey (born April 28, 1961) is an English sculptor and winner of the 1992 Turner Prize.
- Ian Davey born 15 November 1986 is a rugby union player for CR El Salvador in the Spanish División de Honor, having arrived there in 2010 after two seasons with Bedford Blues in England.
- Jack Davey (born 4 September 1944) is a former English cricketer. Davey was a left-handed batsman who bowled left-arm fast-medium.
- James Davey - James "Maffer" Davey (December 25, 1880 – October 18, 1951) was a British rugby union player who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics.
- James Davey (rugby league) is a professional rugby league footballer who currently plays for Wakefield Trinity Wildcats in the Super League.
- The Reverend James Ernest Davey (1890–1960) was an Irish Presbyterian minister, historian and theologian who was acquitted on charges of heresy in 1927 and elected Moderator of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland in 1951.
- John Davey (swimmer) (born 1964), former British Olympic swimmer
- John Davey (tree surgeon) (1846–1923), considered the father of the science of tree surgery, was born in Stawley, Somerset, England. Although he did not learn the alphabet until his early 20s, his sharp intellect and analytical skills allowed him to become a skilled orator, author, publisher and inventor.
- John Davey (Cornish speaker) (1812–1891)
- John Davey (actor), American actor, best known for portraying Captain Marvel on the 1970s Shazam! TV series
- Jack Davey (1907–1959), radio personality
- John Gerald Davey (September 5, 1914 – February 12, 1977) is a former ice hockey player who played in the English National League (ENL). He also played for the Great Britain national ice hockey team which won the gold medal at the 1936 Winter Olympics (see Ice hockey at the 1936 Winter Olympics). He is a member of the British Ice Hockey Hall of Fame.
- Joshua Henry Davey (born August 3, 1990 in Aberdeen) is a Scottish cricketer who currently plays for Middlesex County Cricket Club as well as representing his country in One Day Internationals (ODIs) and Twenty20 Internationals. He is a right hand batsman and right arm medium pace bowler.
- Kenneth Davey OBE, Emeritus Professor, International Development Department, School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham (UK) and former Senior Adviser to the Local Government and Public Service reform Initiative of the Open Society Foundation (Hungary).
- Kyle Davey, ballet dancer
- Locke v. Davey, 540 U.S. 712 (2004), is a United States Supreme Court decision upholding the constitutionality of a Washington publicly funded scholarship program which excluded students pursuing a "degree in theology." This case examined the "room.. between the two Religion Clauses", the Free Exercise Clause and the Establishment Clause.
- Mark Wing-Davey (born 30 November 1948) is a British actor and director.
- Martin Luther Davey (July 25, 1884– March 31, 1946) was a Democratic politician from Ohio. He was the 53rd Governor of Ohio.
- Mike Davey - Michael Gerard "Mike" Davey (born June 2, 1952) is a former middle relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who played from 1977 through 1978 for the Atlanta Braves. Listed at 6' 2", 190 lb., Davey batted right-handed and threw left-handed. A native of Spokane, Washington, he attended Gonzaga University.
- Mike Davey (soccer) is a former Jamaican soccer player (born February 9., 1952)and licensed Professional engineer (P.E.) (registered to practice in the state of Texas since 1990) who was a defender on the Howard University Bisons 1974 Division 1 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Champion soccer team.
- Philip Davey VC MM (10 October 1896- 21 December 1953) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
- Philip Davey (cricketer) - Philip John Davey (10 August 1913 – 8 December 2000) played first-class cricket for Somerset from 1934 to 1937. He was born at Bishop's Hull, Taunton, Somerset and died at Taunton.
- Ray Davey (born Belfast, 1915) is a Presbyterian minister in Northern Ireland and the founder of the Corrymeela Community.
- Ray Davey is a former association football goalkeeper who represented New Zealand at international level.
- Richard Davey (b.1938) is an actor, director and writer. He is the founder of the Round Earth Company and advocate for the understanding of the Macquarie Harbour Penal Station on Sarah Island on the West Coast of Tasmania.
- Richard Davey (MP) (1799–1884), Cornish MP
- Robert Charles Davey (October 22, 1853 - December 26, 1908) was a U.S. Representative from Louisiana.
- The Reverend Robert Raymond Davey (born Belfast, 1915) is a Presbyterian minister in Northern Ireland and the founder of the Corrymeela Community.
- Robin Davey (born 29 December 1975, St Austell, Cornwall, England) is an English musician, record producer, musical director and photographer.
- Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick (born December 29, 1998) is an American child actor. His first film role was as Damien Thorn in the 2006 remake of the thriller The Omen.
- Shaun Davey (born 1948) is an Irish composer.
- Simon Davey (born 1 October 1970 in Swansea) is a Welsh former footballer and football manager.
- Spencer Davey (born 3 February, 1983 in Taunton, Somerset, England) is a rugby union player for the Newcastle Falcons in the Guinness Premiership. He plays as a centre.
- Stephen Gilbert Richard "Steve" Davey (born 5 September 1948 in Plymouth) is an English former footballer who played in the Football League for Plymouth Argyle, Hereford United, Portsmouth and Exeter City.[
- Thomas Davey (c. 1758 - 1823), Lieutenant Governor of Van Diemens Land
- Thomas Davey (New Zealand) - Thomas Henry Davey (1856 – 5 April 1934) was a New Zealand Member of Parliament for the electorates of City of Christchurch and Christchurch East.
- Tom Davey - Thomas Joseph Davey (born September 11, 1973 in Garden City, Michigan) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who currently plays for the Camden Riversharks.
- Trevor Davey (born 1926) is a former Member of Parliament for Gisborne in the North Island of New Zealand
- Valerie Davey (born Valerie Corbett 16 April 1940, Sutton, Surrey) is a former Labour Member of Parliament (MP) for Bristol West in England.
- Walter Davey (1927–1929) served as the twelfth mayor of the village of Elkhorn, Manitoba, Canada, and as a councillor for the Rural Municipality of Wallace.
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