West Virginia Pioneers

John Quen Evans

Male 1847 - 1928  (80 years)


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  • Name John Quen Evans 
    Born 9 Nov 1847  Cheshire, Cheshire Twp, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Mar 1928  Cabell County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I962  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2005 

    Father John Evans,   b. 1819, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1891  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Lucinda Warner,   b. 1827, Syracuse, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1896  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 19 Dec 1846  Meigs County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • 1850 Meigs Co,. Salisbury Twp # 259-267
      Evans, John, 31, Wales, miner
      Lucinda, 24, OH
      John, 2, OH
      Margaret, 5/12, OH
      Warner, C, 70, PA

      1860 Meigs Salisbury # 290-287
      John 48, Wales, day laborer
      Lucinda, 33, OH
      John Q, 12, OH
      Margaret 10 OH
      Thomas A 8 OH
      Nathaniel W 7 OH
      William 2 OH

      1880 Census Place: Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Page 264C
      John EVANS Self M M W 61 WALES
      Occ: Farmer And Miner Fa: WALES Mo: WALES
      Lucinda EVANS Wife F M W 53 OH OH OH
      Warner N. EVANS Son M S W 25 OH
      William B. EVANS Son M S W 21 OH

      Buried Gravel Hill Cemetery, Cheshire, Gallia Co, OH
    Family ID F7817  Group Sheet

    Family Marilla Coughenour,   b. 12 Mar 1848, Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1925, Cabell County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 19 Dec 1866  Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 

    • 1870 Cheshire, Gallia, OH
      Evens, John G 23 O
      Marilla 22 O
      Carles E 3 O

      1880 Census Place: Clendennin, Mason, West Virginia Page 261B
      John Q. EVANS Self M M W 32 OH
      Occ: Saw Mill Hand Fa: WALES Mo: OH
      Martha EVANS Wife F M W 32 OH
      Occ: Keeping House Fa: VA Mo: OH
      Chas. E. EVANS Son M S W 13 OH
      Rosa EVANS Dau F S W 18 OH
      Etta EVANS Dau F S W 5 OH
      Horrace EVANS Son M S W 2 OH
      Alfred ABREY Other M S W 22 OH
      Occ: Saw Mill Hand Fa: SC Mo: VA

      1900 Hannon, Mason, WV all born OH
      Evand, John 11/1847 m 33y
      Marrilla 3/1848 m 33y 10-6 children
      Harris H 6/1878
      Berta da 9/1883
      Oneta da 10/1887
      Flossie 12/1891

      1910 Cabin Creek, Kanawha, WV
      Evans, J Q 62 m1-43y OH WVWV
      Marilla 62 m1- 43y 11-6 children OHOHOH
      Flossa da 18 OHOHOH
      11 boarders

      1920 Union, Cabell, WV # 88-88
      Evans, John Q 73 Oh Wales Ohio
      Marlilla 71 Oh Va Va

      1920 Union, Cabell, WV# 87-87
      Evans, Horace E 42 OH OH OH
      Naomi 32 WVWVWV
      Marillia 16 WV OH WV
      Lucy 14 WV OH WV
      Margeruite da 12 WV OH WV
      Dalton 4 WV OH WV
      Donald 2 WV OH WV

      1930 Union, Cabell, WV 100-100
      Evans, H C 53 WVWVWV
      Naomi 43 OHOHOH
      Dalton 14
      Donald 12
      Damon 10
      Doris 8
      Denzil 2

      Death records for John and Marilla indicate they are buried in Cheshire (John) and Gravel Hill (Marilla).
      4 Children buried in Gravel Hill Cemetery, next to Christian Coughenour:
      Evans, Bertha, b May 19, 1882, d July 2, 1882
      Evans, Adie May, d/o JD & M, d Aug 27, 1873, age 3m 27d
      Evans, Myrtie, d/o JQ & M, d Sep 6, 1869, age 1m 13d
      Evans, Cora d/o JQ & M, d Oct 10, 1870, age 2m 11d

      John Q was residing in Cheshire at the time of his death.
    Children 
     1. Charles E Evans,   b. Abt 1867, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Myrtie Evans,   b. 24 Jul 1869,   d. 6 Sep 1869  (Age 0 years)
     3. Cora Evans,   b. 30 Jul 1870,   d. 10 Oct 1870  (Age 0 years)
     4. Rosa Evans,   b. 5 Feb 1871, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Adie May Evans,   b. 30 Apr 1873,   d. 27 Aug 1873  (Age 0 years)
     6. Etta Evans,   b. 21 Dec 1874, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Horace Evans,   b. 28 Jun 1877, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Bertha Evans,   b. 19 May 1882,   d. 2 Jul 1882  (Age 0 years)
     9. Oneta Evans,   b. Oct 1887, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Flossie Evans,   b. Dec 1891, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F380  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Dec 1866 - Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Mar 1928 - Cabell County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S518] Cen.

    2. [S479] Death records, West Virginia Division of Culture and History.

    3. [S13] Marriage Records, Meigs Co, OH.

    4. [S62] Gallipolis Journal, 1/3/1867 issue.