John James Evans

1851–
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life 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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Family Time Line

John James Evans
1851–
Mary Ann Wilkes
1854–1895
Marriage: 1880
George Samuel Evans
1886–
Arthur John Evans
1888–
Fred James Evans
1895–1958

Spouse and Children

    Male1851–Male

    Mary Ann Wilkes

    Female1854–1895Female

MARRIAGE
1880
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    George Evans

    Male1808–1866Male

    Mary Osborn

    Female1809–1879Female

siblings

(9)

    George Edwin Evans

    Male1835–1890Male

    Dennis Evans

    Male1837–Male

    Jabez Evans

    Male1838–1842Male

    Esther evans

    Female1839–Female

    Catherine Evans

    Female1841–1841Female

+4 More Children

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.
1884

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • 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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