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George Evans and Elizabeth Williams - London DNA

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George Evans and Elizabeth Williams arrived in South Australia on the "Katherine Stewart Forbes" in 1837 with their children.

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Elizabeth Williams, Daughter of William Williams and Leah Hawkins was born in London on 17 Sep 1794, and baptised on the 16 Nov 1794 at Barbican Chapel, St Giles Cripplegate, London, UK. (Anglican)

George Evans "(?) was born on September 14, 1795, in London, his foster father was John Evans. South Australian Register." Because of this statement, it is not 100% that he is in fact an Evans by birth. He was employed on the Thames docks as Clerk before 1837, when he, wife Elizabeth and six children were sent out to Adelaide Australia as the first clerk of customs at port Adelaide until is his demise in 1839 of a serious infection.


  • Robert Graham Evans b. April 7, 1829, Stepney, Middlesex, London, Greater London, United Kingdom; d. June 25, 1908, Destitute Asylum, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Matched to each other

  • William Kinsman Evans m Goodes b. January 19, 1832, London, United Kingdom; d. July 20, 1912, Fitzroy Street, Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
    • George Baxter Evans b. December 22, 1855, Kyneton, Victoria, Australia; d. February 4, 1911, Attunga, New South Wales, Australia
      • Leslie Angus Evans b. March 31, 1903, Rosebank, Attunga, via Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia; d. circa August 14, 1963, Tamworth Hospital, North Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
        • One Grand Daughter tested
  • Charles Evans m Size b. February 1, 1834, Stepney, London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom; d. September 14, 1924, Semaphore, City of Port Adelaide Enfield, South Australia,
    • Catherine Adelaide Evans m Maguire b. December 29, 1874, Keyneton, Mid Murray Council, South Australia, Australia; d. May 13, 1941, Narrogin, Town of Narrogin, Western Australia, Australia
      • Joan Maguire b. November 10, 1912, Narrogin, Town of Narrogin, Western Australia, Australia; d. November 25, 2001, Noranda, Western Australia, Australia
        • One son, One Granddaughter and two Great Grandchildren tested
    • Charles (Charle) Abben Evans m von Boeckmann b. October 27, 1871, South Australia, Australia; d. April 14, 1954, Ascot Park, South Australia, Australia
      • Patrick Evans m Riding b. December 1, 1906, SA, Australia; d. December 10, 1971, SA, Australia
        • One daughter, Two Grandchildren tested
    • George Evans m. Groth b. September 21, 1860, North Rhyne, South Australia, Australia; d. July 2, 1928, South Australia, Australia
      • Herbet Albert Evans m. King b. August 25, 1891, Rhine Villa, South Australia, Australia; d. June 22, 1964, Purnong, South Australia, Australia
        • one Grandchild tested