EVANS, Owen, ca. 1687-1757

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  • Name: Owen Evans
  • Alternative names:
  • Gender: M
  • Birth date: 1687
  • Place of birth: Goch (?), Merionethshire, Wales
  • Nationality:
  • Spouse(s): Ruth Milnes, Mary Nicholas
  • Children:
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  • Disowned date: --
  • Death date: 1 March 1757
  • Place of death: Gwynedd, Pa.
  • Works by:

Biography

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.

Sources

Jenkins, Historical Collections relating to Gwynedd, p. 69.
Haines, Clovercroft Chronicles, p. 180, John Smith’s ms., 1:655.

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