EVANS, David, 1793-1862
From Quaker Dictionary
|Birth date:||30 June 1793|
|Place of birth:||South Carolina|
|Death date:||17 November 1861|
|Place of death:||Waynesville, Ohio|
|Meeting:||Miami (Ohio) Monthly Meeting|
|Children:||7 sons, 4 daughters|
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).
- Elliott, Errol T., Quakers on the American frontier : a history of the westward migrations, settlements and developments of Friends on the American continent Richmond, Ind. : Friends United Press, (c1969) 391.
- Friends Intell. 18(1862)649.
- Willade Wade Encyclopedia of American Quaker genealogy, Ann Arbor, Mich. : Edwards Bros. ; Richmond, Ind. : distributors, Friends Book and Supply House, 1936- V:52.
- Indiana Yearly Meeting, Minutes, 1957-1960 Muncie, Ind. : Indiana Yearly Meeting Office.