Jesse Evans

1783–
Leominster, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Jesse

When Jesse Evans was born in 1783, in Leominster, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Samuel Evans, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Johnson, was 39.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Evans
1742–1811
Elizabeth Johnson
1744–
Eliab Evans
1772–1845
Mary Evans
1773–
Lucy Evens
1776–1778
Lucy Evans
1780–
Jesse Evans
1783–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 0

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 3

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 36

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

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.

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  • Jesse Evans, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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