EVANS, David, 1793-1862

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David Evans
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Gender: M
Birthdate: 30 June 1793
Place of birth: South Carolina
Nationality: US
Spouse(s): Rachel Burnet
Children: 7 sons, 4 daughters
Meeting: Miami (Ohio) Monthly Meeting
Branch: Pre/Hicksite
Disowned date:
Death date: 17 November 1861
Place of death: Waynesville, Ohio

Biography

David Evans was born on June 30, 1793 to Benjamin and Hannah (Smith) Evans of South Carolina. While David was still a child, the family moved to the Waynesville, Ohio area. He married Rachel Burnet of Miami, Ohio. The two had seven sons and four daughters.

Evans was recorded as a member of Miami (Ohio) Monthly Meeting from 1828-1829, 1831-1837 and 1852-1853. From 1857 to 1860, he was the Clerk of Indiana Yearly Meeting (Hicksite).

Sources

  • Elliott, Errol T., Qu. on the Am. Frontier, 391.
  • Friends Intell. 18(1862)649.
  • Hinshaw, V:52.
  • Indiana Yearly Meeting, Minutes, 1957-1960.
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