Evans, William Lowell

Evans, William Lowell

Male 1912 - 1998  (85 years)

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  • Name Evans, William Lowell 
    Born 12 Aug 1912  Taylor Township, Owen County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 7 Jan 1920  Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 10 Apr 1930  Cloverdale, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1 May 1942  Otterbein, Benton, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 5 Jul 1969  Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 29 Jun 1998  Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried New Providence Cemetery, Mount Meridian, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I7621  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2017 

    Father Evans, Jesse Alonzo,   b. 20 Sep 1883, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1942, Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Goss, Cressie Iola,   b. 6 Jun 1889, Owen County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1969, Buck Creek, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 5 Aug 1908  Owen County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 12 children 
    +1. Evans, Waneta Pearl,   b. 12 Aug 1908, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1996, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Evans, August Goss,   b. 13 Oct 1910, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1983, Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. Evans, William Lowell,   b. 12 Aug 1912, Taylor Township, Owen County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1998, Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +4. Evans, Ruth Lavon,   b. 30 Oct 1914, Warren Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 2017, Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 102 years)
     5. Evans, Jesse Morton Jr.,   b. 31 Aug 1916, Warren Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1919, Cloverdale, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     6. Evans, Helen Pauline,   b. 18 Jan 1919, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1994  (Age 75 years)
    +7. Evans, June Harding,   b. 26 Feb 1921, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 2005, Avon, Hendricks County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     8. Evans, Henry Lee,   b. 12 Jun 1924, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1993, Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     9. Evans, Doris May,   b. 31 Jan 1927, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1927, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     10. Living
    +11. Evans, Robert Gene,   b. 9 Jun 1931, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 2013, Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     12. Evans, William Wayne,   b. 4 Mar 1933, Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1973, Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     
    Family ID F3100  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elmore, Frances Elberta,   b. 26 Sep 1913, Jefferson Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1997, Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 7 Jan 1966  Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F16366  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Aug 1912 - Taylor Township, Owen County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 7 Jan 1920 - Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 10 Apr 1930 - Cloverdale, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 May 1942 - Otterbein, Benton, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Jan 1966 - Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 5 Jul 1969 - Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Jun 1998 - Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - New Providence Cemetery, Mount Meridian, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S937] 1930 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 2 Jul 2017.
      1930 Census, enumerated 10 Apr 1930 in Cloverdale Town, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, United States

      Jesse A Evans Head M 45 Indiana
      C Iola Evans Wife F 40 Indiana
      August G Evans Son M 19 Indiana
      William L Evans Son M 17 Indiana
      Ruth Evans Daughter F 15 Indiana
      Helen P Evans Daughter F 10 Indiana
      June H Evans Daughter F 8 Indiana
      Henry L Evans Son M 5 Indiana
      Jesse J Evans Son M 1 Indiana

      "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X4BW-V4F : accessed 4 July 2017), Ruth Evans in household of Jesse A Evans, Cloverdale, Putnam, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 2, sheet 6A, line 32, family 172, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 623; FHL microfilm 2,340,358.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1366] Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2011, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 4 Jul 2017.
      Name: William Lowell Evans
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 85
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Birth Date: 12 Aug 1912
      Birth Place: Putnam County, Indiana
      Death Date: 29 Jun 1998
      Death Place: Greencastle, Putnam, Indiana, USA
      Father: Jess Alonzo Evans
      Mother: Cressie Iola Evans

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S2402] Indiana, U.S., Birth Certificates, 1907-1940, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 4 Jul 2017.
      Name: Erans
      [William Lowell Evans]
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 12 Aug 1912
      Birth Place: Taylor, Owen, Indiana, USA
      Registration Year: 1912
      Father: Jesse Erans
      Mother: Cola Goss
      Certificate Number: 33162
      Roll number: 012
      Agency: Indiana State Dept. of Health
      Volume Range: 557 - 563

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S999] 1920 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 2 Jul 2017.
      1920 Census, enumerated 7-8 Jan 1920 on Owen County Line Road in Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, United States

      Jess Evans Head M 33 Indiana
      Iolla Evans Wife F 29 Indiana
      Hellen Evans Daughter F 11 Indiana
      Wanita Evans Daughter F 9 Indiana
      August Evans Son M 7 Indiana
      Lowell Evans Son M 5 Indiana
      Ruth Evans Daughter F 0 Indiana

      "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MF48-SR4 : accessed 4 July 2017), Jess Evans, Cloverdale, Putnam, Indiana, United States; citing ED 69, sheet 2B, line 62, family 46, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 461; FHL microfilm 1,820,461.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 5 Jul 2017.
      Journal and Courier (Lafayette, Indiana), Saturday 2 May 1942, page 11

      Jesse Evans Dies From Injuries in Crash on Highway

      Jesse A, Evans, 58, for 20 years a Monon railroad brakeman, died at 11:35 o?clock Friday night at the Home hospital of injuries suffered in a head-on collision between his automobile and a truck on U.S. 52, six miles southeast of Lafayette Friday morning. His chest was crushed and he had multiple fractures, and also suffered from shock. Evans was en route to his home three miles northeast of Stockwell on route 5 when the accident occurred. He was the father of 10 children.

      Born in Putnam county Sept. 20, 1883, he was a son of William H. and Ida (Sackett) Evans. He married Cressie Iola Goss, who survives, together with his mother, who lives at Cloverdale, and the following children: Mrs. Wanda Colliver, Battle Ground; August Evans, Martinsville; Lowell Evans, Otterbein; Mrs. Ruth Faust, Lafayette; Mrs. Helen Metzger, route 4; June Evans, Detroit; Harry, Jesse, jr., Bobby and Billy, all at home; also a brother, June Evans, Cloverdale; and six sisters: Mrs. Jean Raikes, Indianapolis; Mrs. Edith Hill, San Francisco, Calif.; Mrs. Julia Coffman, Greencastle; Mrs. Pearl McCullough, Fowler; Mrs. Mannie Furr, Cloverdale, and Mrs. Jewell Spangler, Linton.

      The family formerly lived in Lafayette, having moved to the farm near Stockwell the first of the year. Mr. Evans was planning to retire soon.
      Services at 2 p.m. Monday from Mill Grove Methodist church, near Cloverdale, of which he was a member; burial in Cloverdale cemetery. Friends may call at the residence after 2 p.m. Sunday. Baker funeral directors, Dayton, in charge.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    6. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 5 Jul 2017.
      Journal and Courier (Lafayette, Indiana), Journal and Courier (Lafayette, Indiana), Monday 7 July 1969, page 8

      MRS. CRESSIE EVANS

      Mrs. Cressie Iola Evans, 80, formerly of 1010 S. 1st St., died Saturday night in Lesley Nursing Home, Buck Creek. She had been a patient there since February, but death was unexpected.

      Mrs. Evans was born in Owen County, where she was married in 1906 to Jesse A. Evans, who died in 1942. A member of the Milgrove United Methodist Church in Owen County, she moved to Lafayette in 1937.

      Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Jauanita Colliver of Rt 12 and Mrs. Ruth Lavon Foust and Mrs. Helen P. Metzger, both of Lafayette; and seven sons, August G. of Martinsville, William Lowell of Greencastle, J. Harding of West Point, Henry L. of Tampa, Fla., Jesse A. Jr. of Rt. 1, Monrovia, Robert G. of Lafayette and Billy W. of Rt. 12.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    7. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 5 Jul 2017.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 20948600
      https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=20948600

      William Lowell Evans
      Birth: Aug. 12, 1912
      Death: Jun. 29, 1998

      Burial:
      New Providence Cemetery
      Mount Meridian
      Putnam County
      Indiana, USA

      Created by: Jon Rice
      Record added: Aug 14, 2007
      Find A Grave Memorial# 20948600

      Researched by Ted Smith


    8. [S815] Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 3 Jul 2017.
      Name Jesse Evans
      Event Type Marriage Registration
      Event Date 05 Aug 1908
      Event Place Owen, Indiana, United States
      Residence Place Putnam
      Gender Male
      Age (Estimated) 25
      Race White
      Race (Original) White
      Number of Total Marriages Once
      Birth Date 20 Sep 1883
      Birthplace Indiana
      Marriage Place Owen
      Father's Name Henry Evans
      Mother's Name Ida Sackett
      Spouse's Name Cressie Goss
      Spouse's Residence Place Owen
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Spouse's Age (Estimated) 18
      Spouse's Race White
      Spouse's Race (Original) White
      Spouse's Birth Date Jun 1890
      Spouse's Birthplace Owen
      Spouse's Father's Name Tillman Goss
      Spouse's Mother's Name Don't Know, deceased
      Officiator's Name S H Chenoweth
      Number of Images 1
      Note: Jesse's second marriage; Crissie's first marriage

      "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XXFR-G4W : 21 January 2016), Jesse Evans and Cressie Goss, 05 Aug 1908; citing Owen, Indiana, United States, various county clerk offices, Indiana; FHL microfilm 1,312,986.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    9. [S1515] Indiana, Marriage Certificates, 1958-2005, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 4 Jul 2017.
      Name: William Lowell Evans
      Gender: Male
      Age: 53
      Birth Date: abt 1913
      Birth Place: Indiana
      Marriage Date: 7 Jan 1966
      Marriage Place: Greencastle, Putnam, Indiana, USA
      Spouse: Frances Elberta Krug
      Certificate Number: 66002405

      Name: Frances Elberta Krug
      Gender: Female
      Age: 52
      Birth Date: abt 1914
      Birth Place: Indiana
      Marriage Date: 7 Jan 1966
      Marriage Place: Greencastle, Putnam, Indiana, USA
      Spouse: William Lowell Evans
      Certificate Number: 66002405

      Researched by Ted Smith


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