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Corp Thomas Evans
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1839, Wales
Death: Oct. 7, 1914
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA

Corporal, Company H, 18th Pennsylvania Cavalry. Enlisted on March 11, 1864. Promoted to Corporal, date unknown. At war's end, the 18th Pennsylvania Cavalry and the 22nd Pennsylvania Cavalry were consolidated to form the 3rd Pennsylvania Provisional Cavalry. Thomas was mustered out with Company E, 3rd PA Provisional Cavalry on October 31, 1865.

Lived in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, after the war. Filed for a pension on July 16, 1897, application number 1,194,523, certificate 1,009,827. His wife Rachel filed for a widow's pension on October 24, 1914, application number 1,035,925, certificate number 785,798.

See 18th PA Cav for a virtual cemetery of the 18th Pennsylvania Cavalry.
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  Rachel Bierley Evans (1841 - 1934)*
  Melvin S. Evans (1880 - 1955)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Burial information from Sons of Union Veterans database and verified by burial information obtained from Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-1999.
Vine Street Cemetery
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Lot 260A
Created by: Tony Klingensmith
Record added: Aug 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75212362
Corp Thomas Evans
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Corp Thomas Evans
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Corp Thomas Evans
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- Tony Klingensmith
 Added: Jul. 2, 2014

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