John Leslie Evans

1 July 1912–15 November 1976 (Age 64)
Pilot Grove, Faribault, Minnesota, United States

The Life of John Leslie

When John Leslie Evans was born on 1 July 1912, in Pilot Grove, Faribault, Minnesota, United States, his father, William Evans, was 42 and his mother, Cecilia Frances Koppen, was 29. He died on 15 November 1976, in Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 64.

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John Leslie Evans
Eva Adeline Hall

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    Clare M Evans



    Eleanor Cecilia Evans



    Marian E Evans


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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1914 · The Man With The First Air Conditioned Home

Age 2

Charles Gates was the first person in the United States to install air conditioning in his home. Funny thing was, Gates died a year before it was installed.

Age 17

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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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Sources (3)

  • John Evans in household of William Evans, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John L Evans in household of William S Evans, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Leslie Evans, "Minnesota, County Deaths, 1850-2001"

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