Mary Evans

1891–
Texas, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Evans was born in 1891, in Texas, United States, her father, William Lafayette Evans, was 37 and her mother, Adelle Ruth Hunt, was 25. She lived in Justice Precinct 8, Henderson, Texas, United States in 1910.

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Family Time Line

William Lafayette Evans
1854–1926
Adelle Ruth Hunt
1866–1958
Thurman Evans
1889–
Mary Evans
1891–
Sarah Elizabeth Evans
1892–1976
Margaret Evans
1894–
Maggilan Evans
1895–
James Hunt Evans
1898–1969
Albert Thomas Evans
1900–1969
Wayne Lafayette Evans
1906–1997

Parents and Siblings

    William Lafayette Evans

    Male1854–1926Male

    Female1866–1958Female

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 3

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 32

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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 (2)

  • Mary Evans in household of Lafayett L Evans, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Annie Mary Evans, "Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981"

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