EVANS, William, -ca. 1728

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'''William Evans''' (d. ca. 1728) was a land owner and Quaker elder from Evesham, New Jersey.
'''William Evans''' (d. ca. 1728) was a land owner and Quaker elder from Evesham, New Jersey.
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* '''Name:''' William Evans<br/ >
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* '''Gender:''' M<br/ >
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* '''Place of birth:''' Rancocas, New Jersey<br/ >
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* '''Nationality:''' US<br/ >
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* '''Spouse(s):''' Elizabeth Hanks or Hanke<br/ >
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* '''Children:''' [[EVANS, Thomas, 1693-1783|Thomas]], John, Jean<br/ >
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* '''Branch:''' Pre-separation<br/ >
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* '''Disowned date:''' --<br/ >
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* '''Death date:''' ca. December 1728<br/ >
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* '''Place of death:''' Evensham, New Jersey<br/ >
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==Biography==
==Biography==

Revision as of 15:57, 25 June 2007

William Evans (d. ca. 1728) was a land owner and Quaker elder from Evesham, New Jersey.

William Evans
Alternative names:
Gender: M
Birthdate:
Place of birth: Rancocas, New Jersey
Nationality: US
Spouse(s): Elizabeth Hanks or Hanke
Children: Thomas, John, Jean
Meeting:
Branch: Pre-separation
Disowned date:
Death date: ca. December 1728
Place of death: Evensham, New Jersey

Biography

William Evans was born in Rancocas, New Jersey to William and Jean (or Jane) (Hodges) Evans. In 1687, he moved to Evesham (Mt. Laurel), New Jersey. He aquired 300 acres at Mt. Tray and married Elizabeth Hanks (or Hanke), a minister of Darby, Pennsylvania. They had three children. Evans died around December of 1728 in Evesham.

Sources

  • De Cou, Burlington, a Provincial Capitol, p. 192.
  • The Friend (Phila.), 29:268.
  • De Cou, The historic Rancocas, index.
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