Frances Martha Evans

10 November 1921–21 October 2010 (Age 88)
Sapulpa, Creek, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Frances Martha

When Frances Martha Evans was born on 10 November 1921, in Sapulpa, Creek, Oklahoma, United States, her father, Elijah Jackson Evans, was 25 and her mother, Emmaline Pulatie, was 18. She married James Lowell Haggard on 13 October 1946. She lived in Oklahoma, United States in 1935. She died on 21 October 2010, in Bakersfield, Kern, California, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Green Lawn Memorial Park, Bakersfield, Kern, California, United States.

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Frances Martha Evans
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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1941 · Comanche Code Talkers

Age 20

Many Native Americans from Oklahoma were once again employed as code talkers during WWII to create a code impenetrable by enemies. Rather than Choctaw, a Comanche-language code was developed. Several of these men were sent to invade Normandy to send messages. None of the men were killed and the Comanche code was never broken. 
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 24

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

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)

  • Francis Powell in household of Ej Evans, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Frances Evans in household of Elijah J Evans, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frances M Powell, "Nevada County Marriages, 1862-1993"

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