Mary Evans

27 March 1829–27 January 1872 (Age 42)
Ystrad-dyfodwg, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Evans was born on 27 March 1829, in Ystrad-dyfodwg, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, David Evans, was 28 and her mother, Ann Davis, was 32. She married William Nicholas on 23 September 1849, in Llanwonno, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Llantwit juxta Neath, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1851 and Ohio, United States in 1870. She died on 27 January 1872, in Hubbard, Trumbull, Ohio, United States, at the age of 42.

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Family Time Line

William Nicholas
1826–1885
Mary Evans
1829–1872
Marriage: 23 September 1849
Phillip Reynolds Nicholas
1850–1933
David Nicholas
1852–1925
Elizabeth Nicholas
1854–1892
John Jacob Nicholas
1855–1927
William Stuart Nicholas
1857–1870
Margaret Jane Nicholas
1861–1920
Thomas Nicholas
1862–1921
Lott Nicholas
1864–1938
Mary Ellen Nicholas
1868–1951
Jennett Nicholas
1868–1946
Susannah Nicholas
1870–1945

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 September 1849
Llanwonno, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom
children

(11)

    Male1850–1933Male

    David Nicholas

    Male1852–1925Male

    Elizabeth Nicholas

    Female1854–1892Female

    John Jacob Nicholas

    Male1855–1927Male

    William Stuart Nicholas

    Male1857–1870Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    David Evans

    Male1801–1883Male

    Ann Davis

    Female1797–Female

siblings

(4)

    Ann Evans

    Female1820–Female

    Female1829–1872Female

    John Evans

    Male1833–Male

    Jenkin Evans

    Male1835–Male

World Events (7)

1830

Age 1

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1831 · Merthyr Uprising 

Age 2

Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.
1843

Age 14

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

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)

  • Mary Evans in household of David Evans, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Mary Nicholas in household of Mary Williams, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Mary Nicholas in household of William Nicholas, "United States Census, 1870"

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