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John Gary Evans
Birth: Oct. 15, 1863
Cokesbury
Greenwood County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1942
Spartanburg
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA

South Carolina Governor. When he was inaugurated in 1894 at 31, he became the youngest governor in South Carolina history. Having pledged to serve only a single term, he instead turned his sights on election to the United States Senate, but was never successful, despite several attempts. (bio by: Garver Graver) 
 
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 Parents:
  Nathan George Evans (1824 - 1868)
  Ann Victoria Gary Evans (1837 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Emily Plume Evans (1865 - 1942)
 
 Siblings:
  Nathan George Evans (1861 - 1924)*
  John Gary Evans (1863 - 1942)
  Barnard Bee Evans (1864 - 1942)*
  Mary Martin Evans (1868 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Edgefield Village Cemetery
Edgefield
Edgefield County
South Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Apr 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25741635
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Your service to our country as Inspector General of US Volunteers is remembered by the Sons of Spanish American War Veterans.
- Spanish American War
 Added: May. 22, 2015
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