EVANS (or ap Evan), Thomas, 1650-1738

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'''Thomas Evans''' (1650 or 1651 - December 9 or 10, 1738) was a Welsh-American Friend, Yeoman and overseer at Goshen Meeting.
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'''Thomas Evans''' (1650 or 1651 - December 10, 1738) was a Welsh-American Friend, Yeoman and overseer at Goshen Meeting.
==Vitals==
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* '''Place of birth:''' Fran Goch, near Merionethshire, Wales<br/ >
* '''Place of birth:''' Fran Goch, near Merionethshire, Wales<br/ >
* '''Nationality:''' Wales, US<br/ >
* '''Nationality:''' Wales, US<br/ >
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* '''Spouse(s):''' Ann, Hannah (Price) Davies, or Davids or David<br/ >
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* '''Spouse(s):''' Ann, Hannah (Price) Davies ''(or Davids or David)''<br/ >
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* '''Children:''' 8<br/ >
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* '''Children:''' Robert (ca. 1674), Hugh (b. 1682), Evan (b. 1684), Owen (b. 1687)<br/ >
* '''Meeting:''' Goshen Meeting<br/ >
* '''Meeting:''' Goshen Meeting<br/ >
* '''Branch:''' Pre-separation<br/ >
* '''Branch:''' Pre-separation<br/ >
* '''Disowned date:''' --<br/ >
* '''Disowned date:''' --<br/ >
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* '''Death date:''' 9 or 10 December 1738<br/ >
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* '''Death date:''' 10 December 1738<br/ >
* '''Place of death:''' Goshen, Pa.<br/ >
* '''Place of death:''' Goshen, Pa.<br/ >
* '''Works by:'''  
* '''Works by:'''  
==Biography==
==Biography==
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Thomas Evans, son of Evan ap Evan was born in 1650 or 1651 at Fran Goch, near Bala, Merionetshire, Wales. W illiam John and Thomas Evans were in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania near the end of the year 1697 and chose Gwynedd as the place of settlement.  He then became a convinced Friend.  Evans and his first wife Ann (d. 1716) had eight children.  He married for the second time in 1722, to Hannah Price Davies (or Davids, or David), a widow.  From 1737 to 1738, Evans was an overseer at Goshen Meeting.  He died on December 9 or 10, 1738 in Goshen, Pennsylvania.   
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Thomas Evans, son of Evan ap Evan was born in 1650 or 1651 at Fran Goch, near Bala, Merionetshire, Wales. W illiam John and Thomas Evans were in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania near the end of the year 1697 and chose Gwynedd as the place of settlement.  He then became a convinced Friend.  Evans and his first wife Ann (d. 1716) had eight children.  He married for the second time in 1722, to Hannah Price Davies (or Davids, or David), a widow.  From 1737 to 1738, Evans was an overseer at Goshen Meeting.  He died on December 10, 1738 in Goshen, Pennsylvania.   
==Sources==
==Sources==

Revision as of 14:56, 8 June 2007

Thomas Evans (1650 or 1651 - December 10, 1738) was a Welsh-American Friend, Yeoman and overseer at Goshen Meeting.

Vitals

  • Name: Thomas Evans
  • Alternative names: Thomas ap Evan
  • Gender:
  • Birth date: 1650 or 1651
  • Place of birth: Fran Goch, near Merionethshire, Wales
  • Nationality: Wales, US
  • Spouse(s): Ann, Hannah (Price) Davies (or Davids or David)
  • Children: Robert (ca. 1674), Hugh (b. 1682), Evan (b. 1684), Owen (b. 1687)
  • Meeting: Goshen Meeting
  • Branch: Pre-separation
  • Disowned date: --
  • Death date: 10 December 1738
  • Place of death: Goshen, Pa.
  • Works by:

Biography

Thomas Evans, son of Evan ap Evan was born in 1650 or 1651 at Fran Goch, near Bala, Merionetshire, Wales. W illiam John and Thomas Evans were in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania near the end of the year 1697 and chose Gwynedd as the place of settlement. He then became a convinced Friend. Evans and his first wife Ann (d. 1716) had eight children. He married for the second time in 1722, to Hannah Price Davies (or Davids, or David), a widow. From 1737 to 1738, Evans was an overseer at Goshen Meeting. He died on December 10, 1738 in Goshen, Pennsylvania.

Sources

  • Jordan, Colonial families of Phila., p. 1467.
  • Haines, Clovercroft Chronicles, p. 179.
  • Jenkins, Historical collections relating to Gwynedd.
  • Glenn, Merlon in the Welsh Tract, p. 121.
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