Evan Thomas

1842–Male
Harefield, London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Evan

When Evan Thomas was born in 1842, in Harefield, London, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Thomas, was 44 and his mother, Phoebe Body, was 40. He lived in Watford, Hertfordshire, England in 1851.

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Family Time Line

John Thomas
1798–1861
Phoebe Body
1802–
James Thomas
1821–
John Thomas
1822–1886
Martha Thomas
1822–
Thomas Thomas
1827–
Elizabeth Thomas
1829–1912
Hannah Thomas
1830–
William Thomas
1830–
Ann Thomas
1833–1884
Evan Thomas
1842–
John ( Evan) Thomas
1844–

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World Events (8)

1843

Age 1

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1852 · First Public Lavatory Erected 

Age 10

George Jenning was the person that invented and gave us the public lavatory. It cost people a penny to use. 
1877 · Trial of Detectives

Age 35

The Trial of Detective, also known as the Turf Fraud Scandal, was a scandal involving 3 senior Scotland Yard detectives. It was a scam involving bets made on horse races. 

Name Meaning

Hebrew: According to some authorities, the name of the apostle is derived from a Syriac word of Hebrew origin, "tham," meaning to doubt, because of his doubting, and they say he was on that account called in Greek a word meaning of 2 hearts. But the Hebrew "tham" is a twin, and the Greek name Didymus has the same meaning. Tammy, Tammie, Thomasia, Thomasina, Thomassine, Thomazine, Tamasine, Tamsen, Tamzin, Tamzine, and Tamzzin are female names from Thomas. Tomas and Tamhus are Gaelic forms. Tubby is a Cornish form of Thomas. Tamlane and Tam are Scottish forms. Tom is abbreviated from Thomas and is sometimes found as a female name. Toume is an Anglo-Norman form of Thomas.

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Sources (1)

  • Evan Thomas in household of James Thomas, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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