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

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'''Thomas Evans''' (1650 or 1651 - December 10, 1738) was a Welsh-American Friend, Yeoman and overseer at Goshen Meeting.
'''Thomas Evans''' (1650 or 1651 - December 10, 1738) was a Welsh-American Friend, Yeoman and overseer at Goshen Meeting.
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* '''Name:''' Thomas Evans<br/ >
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* '''Alternative names:''' Thomas ap Evan<br/ >
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|name=Thomas Evans
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* '''Gender:''' <br/ >
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|alternative names= Thomas ap Evan
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* '''Birth date:''' 1650 or 1651<br/ >
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|gender=M
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* '''Place of birth:''' Fran Goch, near Merionethshire, Wales<br/ >
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|birthdate= 1650 or 1651
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* '''Nationality:''' Wales, US<br/ >
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|birthplace= Fran Goch, near Merionethshire, Wales
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* '''Spouse(s):''' Ann, Hannah (Price) Davies ''(or Davids or David)''<br/ >
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|nationality= Wales, US
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* '''Children:''' Robert (ca. 1674), Hugh (b. 1682), [[EVANS, Evan, 1684-1747|Evan]] (b. 1684), [[EVANS, Owen, ca. 1687-1757|Owen]] (b. 1687)<br/ >
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|spouses= Ann, Hannah (Price) Davies ''(or Davids or David)
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* '''Meeting:''' Goshen Meeting<br/ >
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|children= Robert (ca. 1674), Hugh (b. 1682), [[EVANS, Evan, 1684-1747|Evan]] (b. 1684), [[EVANS, Owen, ca. 1687-1757|Owen]] (b. 1687)
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* '''Branch:''' Pre-separation<br/ >
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|meeting= Goshen Meeting
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* '''Disowned date:''' --<br/ >
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|branch= Pre-separation
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* '''Death date:''' 10 December 1738<br/ >
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* '''Place of death:''' Goshen, Pa.<br/ >
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|deathdate=10 December 1738
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|deathplace= Goshen, Pa.
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==Biography==
==Biography==

Revision as of 15:36, 25 June 2007

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


Thomas Evans
Alternative names: Thomas ap Evan
Gender: M
Birthdate: 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.

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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