John Evans

Male, #9914, (circa 1739 - before Nov 1806)
Birth*circa 1739 John was born at Orange Co., Virginia, circa 1739. 
Marriage*circa 1765 He married Ann Culpepper of Nash Co., NC circa 1765. 
Birth of Son8 May 1769 His son Sherwood Evans was born on 8 May 1769 at Culpeper Co., Virginia
American Revolution*between 1775 and 1783 He provided service in the American Revolutionary War between 1775 and 1783
(DAR Listing: John Evans, born circa 1739 in Virginia, died before 1806 in North Carolina, married Ann Culpeper, Private, North Carolina.)1 
Will*5 Nov 1805 He made a will at Nash Co., North Carolina, on 5 Nov 1805.2 
Death*before Nov 1806 He died at Nash Co., North Carolina, before Nov 1806. 
Probate*Nov 1806 Probate action was taken on John's estate in Nov 1806 at Nash Co., North Carolina
Biography* John Evans, Sr., died in 1806 in Nash County, North Carolina. His will lists the following legatees: Ann Evans - wife, Isaac Evans - son, Sherod - son, George - son, Abraham - son, Tempy Winstead - granddaughter, Ann - daughter, Caleb Davis - grandson, Elizabeth Warren Evans - granddaughter and Dolly Evans (no relation given).
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That John's wife Ann was a Culpepper has not been proven, but is apparently a family tradition. 

Family

Ann Culpepper of Nash Co., NC (say 1744 - after 1810)
Marriage*circa 1765 He married Ann Culpepper of Nash Co., NC circa 1765. 
Child
Last Edited30 Apr 2012

Citations

  1. DAR Patriot Index, Washington, DC: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, 2003.
  2. Book 1, p. 164.