S. O. Davies

British politician (1886-1972)

Stephen Owen Davies[1] (1886 or 1887 – 25 February 1972) was a Welsh miner, trade union official and politician. He served as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Merthyr Tydfil from 1950 to 1972, and previously Merthyr from 1934 to 1950. He was a member of the Labour Party.

Davies in 1955

Davies was born in Abercwmboi, Glamorgan. In 1972, he died in Merthyr Tydfil at the age of 85.


  1. "The life and career of S. O. Davies". Parliament of the United Kingdom. Retrieved 19 July 2020.