- 22 Nov 1916
St Kilda, Victoria, Australia
- Landscape architect and Servicewoman
Mervyn Davis commenced A Catalogue of Botanical Collectors and Delineators in 1955. She was elected first individual member and delegate for Australia to the International Federation of Landscape Architects in 1959, a position she held for ten years. Davis was the first woman elected a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Parks and Recreation in 1964, and in 1969 she was elected as the first Fellow of the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects.
On 14 June 1980, Mervyn Davis was appointed a Member of the British Empire for her work in the public service.