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Charles Houston Evans
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1871
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun. 7, 1946
Cocke County
Tennessee, USA

Charles Houston "Charlie" Evans built a mill on Indian camp Creek Road in Cosby, TN, shingled it with license plates, and demonstrated many mechanical and shooting skills. Devoted to family. He retired from working at Unaka Tannery in Newport, TN.

Charlie and wife Elinor Caledonia "Donie" Franklin had 6 children, 1 daughter and 5 boys:

-Vina Catherine (McGaha) 1892-1929
-John Thomas Evans 1895-1959
-Jessee Alexander Evans 1898-1949
-Luther Dewey Evans 1900-1936
-Houston Monroe "Bake" Evans 1902-1959
-Otha Leonard Evans 1905-1964.

Parents & siblings:
Charlie was the 3rd of 5 children born to Edward Thomas Evans (from SC) & Barbara Baughard Trobaugh Evans (from Greene County, TN.)
His Evans siblings:
-Margaret Evans 1867
-Thomas Asburry Evans 1869-1949
-Vina L. Evans 1873
-Minnie Evans 1877

Charlie's Mother Barbara Baughard also had an older son & 2 daughters from her first marriage. They & their children sometimes used the Evans last name:
-Mary Jane Trobaugh 1858-1919
-Susan Trobaugh 1860-1887
-Richard Trobaugh 1865

In the 1880 census, Charlie's Mom Barbara is listed as divorced. 
Family links: 
  Edward Thomas Evans (1847 - 1931)
  Barbara Jane Baughard Evans (1837 - 1885)
  Elinor Caledonia Franklin Evans (1868 - 1949)*
  Vinia Catherine Evans McGaha (1892 - 1929)*
  John Thomas Evans (1893 - 1959)*
  Jessee Alexander Evans (1898 - 1948)*
  Luther Dewey Evans (1900 - 1936)*
  Houston Monroe Evans (1902 - 1958)*
  Otha Leonard Evans (1905 - 1964)*
  Mary Jane Trobaugh Holt (1854 - 1919)**
  Thomas Asberry Evans (1866 - 1949)*
  Charles Houston Evans (1871 - 1946)
  Mary Mandy Mae Evans Gilmore (1898 - 1986)**
  William W. Evans (1908 - 1995)**
*Calculated relationship
Union Cemetery
Cocke County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Enter at Gate 5, Look on the right
Created by: Anna Lane Long
Record added: Feb 19, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34001999
Charles Houston Evans
Added by: Anna Lane Long
Charles Houston Evans
Added by: Anna Lane Long
Charles Houston Evans
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Love from Great-Granddaughter,
- Anna Lane Long
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