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  • Elizabeth Evans (1923 - 2004)
    Birth: Jun. 26, 1923 Death: Jan. 1, 2004 Ocean Springs Jackson County Mississippi, USA Elizabeth M. Evans Funeral services for Mrs. Elizabeth M. Evans, 80, of Vancleave were held Saturday at 2 p....
  • Aaron Evans (1739 - 1786)
    A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA. DAR Ancestor #: A037398 Updated from FamilySearch Family Tree via son Thomas Evans by SmartCopy : Apr 20 2015, 6:35:02 UTC
  • Abigail Evans (deceased)
  • Abigail Evans (1681 - 1750)
    nstall in: Familypedia Abigail Townsend (1681-1750) Birth: 23 January 1681 Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States Ω Death: 11 April 1750 Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United State...
  • Abigail Evans (1699 - 1739)
    Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Sep 24 2018, 23:59:47 UTC

About the Evans surname

Evans is a family name of Welsh origin. Within the United Kingdom it is the 8th most common surname, being most common in the city of Swansea, Wales. Within the United States, it is ranked as the 48th-most common surname, being most common in those states where Welsh families settled, such as the communities of Pennsylvania.

Evans is the anglicized version of saying son of Evan. It began as Ifan which simply means John

Levans, Bevans, Evens, Egans, Evins and Owens are also varients of the name Evans .

It is interesting to note it means 'lover of horses'