ID # 10, (1822-1900)
|Birth||Israel Evans was born in 1822 at United States.|
|Marriage||He married Minerva Jane Moe, daughter of Henry Moe and Teressa M. Coleman, on 9 October 1843 at Chatham, Kent, Canada West.|
|Marriage||He married Susan B. Hooper Allen on 20 June 1888 at Chatham, Ontario; Minerva Jane died in 1886 and Israel Evans remarried in 1888. His marriage registration follows:|
005513-88 Israel Evans, age 65, widower, residing Chatham, born United States. (Some census information suggests that he was born in Pennsylvania.) He is shown as an inspector. His parents are shown as Israel and Abigail.
Susan B. Allen, 62 (the registration does not say so, but the surname of her father suggests that she is a widow). She is said to reside in Chatham and to have been born there. Her parents were John and Susan Hooper. The witnesses were H. Hill and Mrs. Goodyear, both of Chatham.They were married on June 20, 1888, in Chatham. They were both Methodists and the clergyman was R. Johnson Treleaven.
|Death||He died on 5 February 1900 at Chatham, Kent, Ontario.|
|Note||In a History Atlas of Essex and Kent, H. Belden and Co., Toronto, 1880-1881, the following is listed:|
Chatham: Evans, Israel, livery proprietor and license inspector. Came to county in 1826 and held office of Warden. Born U.S. 1822
Evans, H.M. propr of livery stable. Born in Chatham 1854 and lived there all his life. It now appears that H.M. Evans was Husted Evans, per the 1861 census for Chatham Town, and the son of Israel Evans.
Children of Israel Evans and Minerva Jane Moe
|Last Edited||26 Jul 2017|