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Dr Thomas Emanuel Evans
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Birth: Oct., 1805, USA
Death: Sep. 10, 1874
Pettis County
Missouri, USA

Thomas Emanuel Evans
Birth: 21 OCT 1805 in Prince George's Co, MD.
Death: Death: 10 SEP 1874 in Smithton, Missouri.
Buried: Smithton Cemetery, Pettis County, Missouri

Note: There are several sections to this cemetery. Some do not have many tombstones left in them. There appears to no longer be a visible tombstone for this person. And the cemetery has no record of him, all though historical records seem to say he is here.

Dr. Thomas Evans, b. October 27, 1805 in Washington City....was
educated Columbia College, DC...Educated in Literary and Medical
Came to Missouri in 1832.
Moved to Pettis Co., Mo. in 1840.
He located on a farm on the eastern border of the county which he
improved himself. He lived and practiced medicine there until he sold
the farm and located in the town of Smithton in 1872.
Dr. Thomas Evans died September 10, 1874 and is buried in the Smithton
Dr. Evans was no ordinary man. Deeply imbued with the greatness of
his calling, he never by word or deed, lowered the standard of his
His reputation extended over Cooper, Saline, Pettis, Morgan and Benton
For 30 years he served these people with a fidelity that will not soon be forgotten.
He never held public office.
He leaves three sons residing in this county, two of whom, Drs. E. C.
and W. H. Evans, are leading physicians of Sedalia.


Father: Phillip John EVANS III b: 26 AUG 1764 in Prince Georges, Maryland
Mother: Mary HURLEY b: 30 AUG 1769 in King George's Parish, Prince George's Co. MD.

Married: 1) Dorthy Ann CHALMERS
Married: 10 JAN 1828 in Washington, D.C.
Note: Married by Rev. Ryland

Edwin Chalmers EVANS b: 29 OCT 1828
Thomas B. EVANS b: 1831
Mary N. EVANS b: 1832
Phillip Emanuel EVANS b: 22 DEC 1833 in Copper City, MO.
Charles H. EVANS b: 28 SEP 1835
(See FAG memorial #: 44741672)

Marriage 2) Susan J. CLARK b: 1807

John M. EVANS b: 1838
William H. EVANS b: 1840
Susan V. EVANS b: 1842
Charlott EVANS b: JUN 1850

Family links: 
  Susan J. Clark Evans (____ - 1888)
  Dorothy Ann Chalmers Evans*
  Edwin Chalmers Evans (1828 - 1902)*
  Philip Emanuel Evans (1833 - 1889)*
*Calculated relationship
Smithton Cemetery
Pettis County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Zoe Tom
Record added: Jan 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83894925
Dr Thomas Emanuel Evans
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5th Great Grandfather
- Rhonda
 Added: Feb. 26, 2016

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