Davis, Robert an English Congregational minister, was born at Emsworth, Hampshire, April 19, 1791. He joined the Church in 1810; became a student at Gosport in 1811; was ordained at Totton in 1818; in 1821 removed to Crondall; in 1825 to Spalding, where his stay was very brief; afterwards preached successively at Tamworth, Earlshilton, in Leicestershire; Wellingborough, Turvey, Brackley, in Northamptonshire; Sawston, Cambridgeshire; and finally retired to his native. town, where he died, April 16, 1871. See (Lond.) Cong. Year-book, 1872, page 313.