Martha Evans

about 1838–
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States

The Life of Martha

When Martha Evans was born about 1838, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States, her father, Joseph Evans, was 50 and her mother, Eleanor Hendrix, was 44. She lived in Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States in 1850 and Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Evans
1788–1851
Eleanor Hendrix
1794–1877
Nancy Evans
1815–
James Evans
1817–
Mary C Evans
1822–
Daniel W Evans
1822–1863
Margaret Evans
1828–
Joseph Evans
1835–
Martha Evans
1838–
John Evans
1842–
Jane G. Evans
1825–1895
Elizabeth Evans
1830–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861

Age 23

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 32

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

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 (2)

  • Martha Evans in household of Eleanor Evans, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Martha Evans in household of Joseph Evans, "United States Census, 1850"

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