James Evans

1856–15 October 1898 (Age 42)
Missouri, United States

The Life of James

When James Evans was born in 1856, in Missouri, United States, his father, Enoch Evans, was 23 and his mother, Minerva Martin, was 19. He married Eliza Alice Cathcart on 10 August 1879, in Jackson, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Kickapoo Township, Leavenworth, Kansas Territory, United States in 1860 and Blue Township, Jackson, Missouri, United States in 1880. He died on 15 October 1898, in Randolph, Clay, Missouri, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in Minaville, Clay, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Evans
1856–1898
Eliza Alice Cathcart
1862–1941
Marriage: 10 August 1879
Lavaria Bell Evans
1883–1948
Lula Evans
1890–1970

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 August 1879
Jackson, Missouri, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Mary Ann Evans

    Female1853–Female

    Male1856–1898Male

    Emily Bell Evans

    Female1857–1925Female

World Events (8)

1860

Age 4

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 12

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

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)

  • James Evans in household of Enoch Evans, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James Prins, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James Evans, "Find A Grave Index"

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