Samuel Evans

1850–10 January 1914 (Age 64)
Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Evans was born in 1850, in Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, George Evans, was 31 and his mother, Mary Richards, was 30. He married Mary Joanne Thorburn on 8 February 1874, in Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in St Peter Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1851 and Pembrey, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom for about 30 years. He died on 10 January 1914, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Evans
1850–1914
Mary Joanne Thorburn
1856–
Marriage: 8 February 1874
Harriet Evans
1874–
Mary Elizabeth Evans
1876–
Thomas George Evans
1878–
David Evans
1880–
Sarah Evans
1882–1886
John Evans
1885–
Sarah Ann Evans
1888–1888
William Rees Evans
1892–1979

Spouse and Children

    Male1850–1914Male

    Mary Joanne Thorburn

    Female1856–Female

MARRIAGE
8 February 1874
Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom
children

(8)

    Harriet Evans

    Female1874–Female

    Mary Elizabeth Evans

    Female1876–Female

    Thomas George Evans

    Male1878–Male

    David Evans

    Male1880–Male

    Sarah Evans

    Female1882–1886Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1850 · Coal Fields in South Wales Developed

Age 0

Like the iron and copper mines, the coal fields in South Wales were very important to the industrial revolution. Many of those that worked in the coal mines were part of the Merthyr uprising.
1867 · Great Reform Act of 1867

Age 17

The Great Reform Act of 1867 gave males the right to vote. This also helped to form the Welsh Liberal Party. It was the second of three reforms that would take place.
1884

Age 34

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)

  • Samuel Evans, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Samuel Evans, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Samuel Evans in household of George Evans, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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