John James Evans

Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John James

When John James Evans was born in 1851, in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Evans, was 43 and his mother, Mary Osborn, was 42. He married Mary Ann Wilkes in 1880, in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He was buried in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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John James Evans
Mary Ann Wilkes
Marriage: 1880
George Samuel Evans
Arthur John Evans
Fred James Evans

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World Events (8)

1854 · The Crimean War
Age 3
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
Age 29
School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
Age 33
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Welsh: patronymic from the personal name Iefan ( see Evan ), with redundant English patronymic -s.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (9)

  • John James Evans in household of George Evans, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • James Evans in entry for James Evans, "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993"
  • Legacy NFS Source: John James Evans -

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