Cornelius Henry Evans III

28 February 1890–4 November 1955 (Age 65)
Hudson, Columbia, New York, United States

The Life of Cornelius Henry

When Cornelius Henry Evans III was born on 28 February 1890, in Hudson, Columbia, New York, United States, his father, Robert Williams Evans, was 25 and his mother, Carrie Stevens Brown, was 25. He married Helen Gardiner on 5 September 1922, in Monroe, Monroe, Michigan, United States. He died on 4 November 1955, in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Hudson, Columbia, New York, United States.

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Cornelius Henry Evans III
Helen Gardiner
Marriage: 5 September 1922

Spouse and Children

5 September 1922
Monroe, Monroe, Michigan, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Williams Evans


    Carrie Stevens Brown




    Harold Brown Evans



    Robert William Evans Jr.


World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 8

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 18

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

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)

  • Cornelius H Evans in household of Robert W Evans, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Cornelius H Evans in household of Robert W Evans, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Cornelius H Evans in household of Robert W Evans, "United States Census, 1900"

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