EVANS, Hannah Bacon, 1765-1829

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  • Name: Hannah Bacon Evans
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  • Gender: F
  • Birth date: 1765
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  • Spouse(s): Jonathan Evans II (m., 1786)
  • Children: 7
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  • Disowned date: --
  • Death date: 27 February 1829
  • Place of death: Philadelphia, Pa.
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Biography

b. 1765, dau. David and Mary (Trotter) Bacon. Was a sister of Elizabeth Bacon, whom Thomas Scattergood married.
Minister.
m., 1786, Jonathan Evans II [see Evans, Jonathan, 1759-1839]. Seven children.
1816, visited N.Y. Yearly Meeting, with her son William Evans, and Sarah Wilson. At Jericho, the women stayed the home of Elias Hicks, with whom H. E. laboured to dissuade him from the course he was pursuing.
Bright and cheerful in disposition.
d. 27 Feb. 1829, Phila., Pa., aged 64.

An. Mon., 18:20.

Sources

Evans, William, Joarnal of the life and religious services.
Haines, Clovercroft Chronicles, pp. 189, 199.

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