Born: September 6, 1869, Oswestry, Shropshire, England.
Died: March 11, 1941, Bristol, England.
Buried: Bristol Cathedral, England.
Davies was the son of John Whitridge Davies and Susan Gregory.
He played the organ at the Temple Church in London, and was a composer, and musical director at the University of Wales.
Davies was known for his oratorios and choral suites.