Robert James Evans

2 January 1911–11 August 1996 (Age 85)
Geeveston, Tasmania, Australia

The Life of Robert James

When Robert James Evans was born on 2 January 1911, in Geeveston, Tasmania, Australia, his father, John Edgar Evans, was 33 and his mother, Alice Mary Ford, was 33. He married Florence Elizabeth Anderson in 1938, in Victoria, Australia. He died on 11 August 1996, in Geelong, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 85, and was buried in Herne Hill, Victoria, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Robert James Evans
1911–1996
Florence Elizabeth Anderson
1913–2008
Marriage: 1938

Spouse and Children

    Male1911–1996Male

    Florence Elizabeth Anderson

    Female1913–2008Female

MARRIAGE
1938
Victoria, Australia

Parents and Siblings

    Male1877–1978Male

    Alice Mary Ford

    Female1877–1934Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1914

Age 3

August: Australia becomes involved in World War One as Britain is preparing to declare war on Germany.
1918

Age 7

Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.
1939

Age 28

Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.

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)

  • Robert James Evans, "Australia, Tasmania, Civil Registration of Births, 1899-1912"
  • Robert James Evans, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Robert James Evans, 'Australian World War II Nominal Roll, 1939-1945' on MyHeritage

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