William Evans

about 1655–March 1737 (Age 82)
Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Evans was born about 1655, in Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, Cadawalader ap Evan, was 42 and his mother, Grace, was 42. He married Ellin Griffith in 1682. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in March 1737, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

William Evans
1655–1737
Ellin Griffith
1654–
Marriage: 1682
Evan Evans Sr.
1688–1731

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1682
Llanrwst, Denbighshire, Wales, United Kingdom
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

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)

  • Evan Willm. in entry for Evan Evan, "Wales Births and Baptisms, 1541-1907"
  • Thomas Evan in entry for Evan Evan, "Wales, Montgomeryshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"
  • Thomas Evan in entry for Evan Evan, "Wales, Montgomeryshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"

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