Elizabeth Jane Evans

27 March 1856–10 March 1890 (Age 33)
Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Jane

When Elizabeth Jane Evans was born on 27 March 1856, in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, her father, Thomas Evans, was 44 and her mother, Margaret Powell, was 42. She married Albern Allen Jr. on 5 January 1882, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 10 March 1890, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albern Allen Jr.
Elizabeth Jane Evans
Marriage: 5 January 1882
Thomas Evans Allen
Albern Morris Allen
Edward Nelson Allen
Lawrence Allen
Ruby Allen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 January 1882Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 1
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.
    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 10
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    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 (11)

    • Elizabeth Evans in household of Thomas Evans, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Elizabeth Evans in entry for Albern Morris Allen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • 1880 U.S. Census, population schedule: Elizabeth Jane Evans

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