Evelyn Johns

1843–
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Evelyn

When Evelyn Johns was born in 1843, in Wisconsin, United States, her father, Amos Dike Johns, was 31 and her mother, Beaulah Walston, was 37. She lived in Walworth, Walworth, Wisconsin, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Amos Dike Johns
1812–1884
Beaulah Walston
1806–1877
Sylvia Sophia Johns
1834–1912
Noble Lovely Johns
1837–1920
Freeman Johns
1840–
Truman Johns
1841–1862
Evelyn Johns
1843–
Minerva Johns
1843–
Calista Johns
1844–1936
A. D. Johns
1847–
S. Johns
1849–
Lydia Johns
1849–1923

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party

Age 11

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 32

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English and German: patronymic from John . As a German name it may also be a reduced form of Johannes .2 Americanized form of Swiss German Schantz .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Elener Johns in household of Amos D Johns, "United States Census, 1850"

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