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Robley Dunglison Evans
Birth: Aug. 18, 1846
Floyd
Floyd County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 3, 1912
Washington City
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

United States Navy Admiral. Known as "Fighting Bob", he fought in the Civil War as a 19 year-old, being wounded four times in the January 1865 assault on Fort Fisher, North Carolina. During the 1890's, he commanded the armored cruiser USS New York and the battleship USS lowa, which played a central part in the July 3, 1898 Battle of Santiago during the Spanish-American War. He became commander of the US Atlantic Fleet in 1904. 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel A J Evans (1816 - 1856)
  Sally A Jackson Evans Pepper (1818 - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  Charlotte Taylor Evans (1836 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Franck Taylor Evans (1875 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Maria Evans Hines (1844 - 1886)*
  Robley Dunglison Evans (1846 - 1912)
  Samuel Taylor Evans (1847 - 1890)*
  William Moore Evans (1853 - 1880)*
  George Wilson Evans (1854 - 1854)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 1, Grave 501
 
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Record added: Oct 12, 2000
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