EVANS, Owen, ca. 1687-1757
From Quaker Dictionary
- Name: Owen Evans
- Alternative names:
- Gender: M
- Birth date: 1687
- Place of birth: Goch (?), Merionethshire, Wales
- Spouse(s): Ruth Milnes, Mary Nicholas
- Disowned date: --
- Death date: 1 March 1757
- Place of death: Gwynedd, Pa.
- Works by:
b. ca 1687, Fron Goch? Merionethshire, Wales, s. Thomas ap Evan or Evans and Ann Evans.
1698, came to America.
in. Ruth Miles.
m. (2d), Mary Nichols.
Store-keeper. Justice of the Peace.
ca. 1743, an elder. Serviceable in business meetings.
For several years member of Assembly, as representative for the County of Phila.
d. 1 Mar. 1757, Gwynnedd, Pa.,aged ca. 70.
Jenkins, Historical Collections relating to Gwynedd, p. 69.
Haines, Clovercroft Chronicles, p. 180, John Smith’s ms., 1:655.