Previously it was called "Çanlı", Later two rulers came to the region mastering Circassians and Nomads.
One was Davut [David], the other one was Cafer [Jeffrey].
They earned their livings by stockbreeding.
Davut set his people's tents to this place [Davutlar] and Cafer To Caferli.
In time they formed buildings where Davutlar and Caferli of today existed.
Davutlar, one of the villages of those times became a subdistrict in 1922.