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Llewelyn Davies boys

The Davies boys (the family only used the double surname Llewelyn Davies in formal contexts) were the sons of Arthur (1863–1907) and Sylvia Llewelyn Davies (1866–1910). Their mother was the daughter of the French-born cartoonist and writer George du Maurier, and sister of actor Gerald du Maurier. The boys were the first cousins of Gerald's daughter, the author Daphne du Maurier. They were the inspiration for J. M. Barrie's Peter Pan, in which several of the characters were named after them.

Barrie became their guardian following the deaths of their parents, and they were publicly associated with Barrie and Peter Pan for the rest of their lives. The three oldest served in the British military in World War I. Two of the brothers died in their early twenties (one in combat, the other drowning), and a third committed suicide when he was 63. Their early lives have been the subject of two cinematic dramatizations.

They were: *George (1893–1915) *John 'Jack' (1894–1959) *Peter (1897–1960) *Michael (1900–1921) *Nicholas 'Nico' (1903–1980)
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