Isabella Evans

9 August 1880–27 September 1964 (Age 84)
Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Isabella

When Isabella Evans was born on 9 August 1880, in Iowa, United States, her father, David T Evans, was 23 and her mother, Louisa J Malone, was 22. She married George William Goben on 23 June 1897, in Lucas, Lucas, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Lucas, Lucas, Iowa, United States in 1925 and Jackson Township, Lucas, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. She died on 27 September 1964, at the age of 84, and was buried in Fry Hill Cemetery, Lucas, Lucas, Iowa, United States.

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George William Goben
Isabella Evans
Marriage: 23 June 1897
Fay Ella Goben
George William "Bud" Goben
Beatrice Goben
Mary Isabelle Goben
Myrtle May Goben
Charlotte Louise Goben
Stanley Martin Goben
Berniece Irene Goben
Ladonna Francis Goben

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 June 1897Lucas, Lucas, Iowa, United States
  • Children


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    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 1
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    1884 · There is now a Capital Building
    Age 4
    The capitol building in Des Moines originally had a budget of $1,500,000 but complications arose because of the need of a redesign. The building was dedicated on January 17, 1884, but it wasn’t completed until 1886. On January 4, 1904, a fire started and swept through the areas that housed the Supreme Court and Iowa House of Representatives. A major restoration was performed and documented, with the addition of electrical lighting, elevators, and a telephone system. By the early 1980s, the sandstone exterior of the Capitol had started deteriorating and prompted the installation of canopies to protect pedestrians from falling rubble. The entire reconstruction process took around 18 years to complete.
    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 22
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh: derivative of Evan , from Efan, Ifan, medieval forms of Ieuan (from Latin Johannes, the source of English John), dating from c. 1500, with the post-medieval patronymic suffix -s. Welsh Sion was a separate borrowing of English John, and Evan (Ieuan) and Sion developed as independent names.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (32)

    • Isebell Evans in entry for Myrtle Mae Goben, "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939"
    • Isebelle Gobert in household of Potter Gobert, "United States Census, 1920"
    • I Evans in entry for Ladonna Francis Goben, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

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