Joseph Evans

15 March 1836–
Wombourn, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Evans was christened on 15 March 1836, in Wombourn, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Evans, was 27 and his mother, Mary Tomlinson, was 33. He married Mary Elizabeth Tongue on 27 May 1860, in Dudley, Worcestershire, England. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Evans
1836–
Mary Elizabeth Tongue
1839–
Marriage: 27 May 1860
Emma Evans
1861–
John Evans
1873–
Johanna or Hannah Evans
1862–
Jane Evans
1864–
Henry Evans
1866–
Samuel Evans
1868–
Keturah Evans
1870–
Joseph Evans
1872–
Joe Evans
1875–
Kate Evans
1877–
John Evans
1877–
Ernest Evans
1879–
Samuel Evans
1881–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 May 1860
Dudley, Worcestershire, England
children

(13)

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Evans

    Male1808–Male

    Mary Tomlinson

    Female1803–Female

siblings

(10)

    Elizabeth Evans

    Female1827–Female

    Samuel Evans

    Male1829–Male

    Benjamin Evans

    Male1830–Male

    Benjn. Evans

    Male1831–Male

    John Evans

    Male1832–Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1843

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

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)

  • Joseph Evans, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Joseph Evans in household of John Evans, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Joseph Evans in household of John Evans, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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