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Absalom Evans
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Birth: Jan. 3, 1816
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 27, 1908

Husband of Catharine Ader.

He is the son of Joseph and Mary L.A. Sauers Evans.
Absalom bought a plot in Brown's Wonder Cemetery but his obituary says he is in Union Cemetery (Old Union). There is no record of him at either cemetery and no stone at either. Because the trustee has a plot for him at Brown's Wonder, I can assume he is next to his wife.

Obituary:
The Lebanon Reporter
March 28, 1908, page 1

Absalom Evans Is Dead At Age Of 93
His Demise Occurred At Son's Home In Putnam County
Body Is Brought Here
Funeral Will be Conducted Sunday at Fairview Church and Burial Will be at Union Cemetery

Absalom Evans, ninety-three years old, died at the residence of his son, Simpson Evans, in Putnam county, at 4:20 p.m. Friday of senility. The body arrived here today on the noon interurban car, and was taken to his late residence, six miles east of Lebanon. The funeral will be held at the Fairview church at 2 p.m. Sunday, the Rev. C.A. Brown officiation. The interment will be at Union cemetery.
Mr. Evans was born in Davidson County, NC in 1815. He was married in 1827 to the late Catherine Aden. The children surviving are: George Evans, Oklahoma; Simpson Evans, Putnam county, Ind.; Siritha Raborn, Oklahoma. He was a member of the First Christian church at Fairview.

(There are many mistakes in this obit. I typed it as is.) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Evans (1775 - 1866)
  Mary L.A. Sauers Evans (____ - 1849)
 
 Spouse:
  Catharine Ader Evans (1817 - 1888)
 
 Children:
  Simpson Evans (1840 - 1915)*
  Saritha Jane Evans Rayborn (1843 - 1930)*
  Israel G. Evans (1846 - 1898)*
  Refina Mahala Evans Quick (1848 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hester Evans Weesner (____ - 1875)*
  Jacob Evans (____ - 1870)*
  Mary Magdelene Evans Todd (1800 - 1877)*
  Susannah Evans Pickett (1800 - 1868)*
  Peter Evans (1804 - 1835)*
  Phebe Evans Collings (1806 - 1877)*
  Marium Evans Weesner (1809 - 1885)*
  Soloman Evans (1811 - 1858)*
  Sylvester Evans (1813 - 1890)*
  Absalom Evans (1816 - 1908)
  Gazzam Evans (1818 - 1874)*
  Robert Evans (1822 - 1852)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Family
 
Burial:
Browns Wonder Cemetery
Lebanon
Boone County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Cami
Record added: Jan 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17295978
Absalom Evans
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Absalom Evans
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- Cami
 Added: Sep. 20, 2008
 
 
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