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James Henry Evans
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Birth: Aug. 21, 1837
Orange
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Jul. 6, 1877
Middletown
Middlesex County
Connecticut, USA

My great great grandfather.
Enlistment Date:14 Aug 1862
Side Served:Union
State Served:Connecticut
Service Record:Enlisted as a Private on 14 August 1862.
Enlisted in Company I, 20th Infantry Regiment Connecticut on 8 Sep 1862.
Received a disability discharge from Company I, 20th Infantry Regiment Connecticut on 15 Jan 1863.

James Henry Evans served in the war and after the war they resided in the east and he died in Hartford, Conn., where he was visiting at the home of his mother.
After leaving the VA Hosp. James went home to Connecticut to visit his parents and was hit by a train and complications of a back injury from this accident he died.

There was born to this union seven children. One passed away in infancy, and one, Mrs. Manchester, passed away in Sioux City one week before her mother. The surviving children are C.H. Evans of Groversfield, Mo.; Archie and James Evans, and Mrs. Walter Wratten of Iowa and Mrs. Katie McFarland of Burns, Mont.
Aged 40 years.

His children:
MAGGIE EVANS,b.Abt. 1861, Wisconsin.
JAMES EVANS,b.1862, Wisconsin.
CHARLES HENRY EVANS,b.04 May 1864,Hartford, Connecticut; d.30 Jan 1945,Morgan Co, Osage Twp, Missouri.
THOMAS ARCHIBALD EVANS,b.05 Mar 1866, Connecticut; d.10 Dec 1938, Estherville, Emmett, Iowa.
LILLIAN EVANS,b. Feb 1867,Postville, Allamakee,Iowa; d. Nov 1927, Sioux City,Woodbury Co., Iowa.
ADELINE HELENA EVANS, b.05 Oct 1872, Postville, Allamakee, Iowa; d.08 Jan 1957,Estherville, Emmett, Iowa.
KATHERINE E EVANS, b.Nov 1872, Postville, Allamakee, Iowa; d.04 Mar 1939,Richland Co., Montana.
JAMES EDWARD EVANS, b.03 Sep 1877, Postville, Allamakee Co., Iowa; d.24 Jun 1945, Estherville, Emmett, Iowa.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Harvey Evans (1805 - 1894)
  Adaline Buck Evans (1809 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Jane Evans Hamilton Sykes (1846 - 1927)*
 
 Children:
  Charles Henry Evans (1864 - 1945)*
  Thomas Archibald Evans (1866 - 1938)*
  Lillian Manchester (1869 - 1927)*
  Adeline Harriett Evans Wratten (1872 - 1957)*
  Catherine Evans McFarland (1872 - 1939)*
  James E. Evans (1877 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  William H Evans (1827 - 1880)*
  Martha E Evans (1832 - 1854)*
  James Henry Evans (1837 - 1877)
  David H Evans (1840 - 1902)*
  Zachary T Evans (1846 - 1848)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Co I 20th Regt Conn Vols
 
Burial:
Portland Burying Ground
Portland
Middlesex County
Connecticut, USA
 
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Originally Created by: C Greer
Record added: Apr 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51242089
James Henry Evans
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