EVANS, Thomas, 1693-1783
From Quaker Dictionary
- Name: Thomas Evans
- Alternative names:
- Gender: M
- Birth date: 12 February 1693
- Place of birth:
- Spouse(s): Esther Haines (m., 1715), Rebecca Haines (m., 1718)
- Disowned date: --
- Death date: 21 January 1783
- Place of death: Evensham, N.J.
- Works by:
b. 12 II 1693, s. William and Elizabeth Hanke Evans
m., 1715, Esther Haines.
m. (2d), Rebecca Owen. Children.
1718, Minister. Travelled.
Temperate in his living. Peacemaker in his community. When his understanding of worldly matters failed him, he used still to speak in a lively manner to the states of people assembled.
d. 21 Jan. 1783, aged near 90, and was interred at Evesham (Mt. Laurel), N. J., a minister about 65 years.
Comly, Friends Misc., 10:233.
Phila. Y. Mt ., Col. of Memorials, 1787, p. 409.