He married in Maryland Mary Elizabeth DURST(1831MD-1914WA).
John S. BEVANS followed his Aunt, Mary Hansel(082-1), to Iowa & in the 1860 Clayton Co. IA Census he was living next to John & Mary HANSEL.
He is buried in Hansel Cemetery, Clayton Co. IA.
In the 1870 IA Census, John & Mary HANSEL were giving shelter to two of the Bevan's children: Catherine Ann & Charles.
John Bevan's widow, Mary E. DURST, appears in 1870 Elk Twp,Clayton.Co,IA Census as a teacher age 38. After removing to Kansas, she remarried a Joseph WOLF(1822VA-d.1895 father of Sophrona wife of Strother HANSEL(See HANSEL File) the postmaster of Beulah,Crawford.Co,Kansas & after removing to WA in 1907 died in 1914 at Tacoma, Washington. Joseph & Mary WOLF were farming in 1880 at SheridanCrawford,KS.