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Joseph EVANS

Joseph EVANS

Male [1769] - Bef 1860 CEN

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  • Name Joseph EVANS 
    Born [1769]  MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Birth MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Census 1880 Samuel
    Birth ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Census 1880 Francis, Benjamin [Charles Dow]
      Census 1900: Benjamin [Charles Dow]
    Birth China, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Birth Berwick, York, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • "Berwick"
    Birth [BEFORE 1775] 
    Birth [1771-1790] 
    Birth [1781-1790] 
    Residence 1790  Jones Plantation, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1790 United States Federal Census
      Name: Joseph Evins
      Home in 1790 (City, County, State): Jones Plantation, Lincoln, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 16: 3 [Thomas, John, Nathaniel]
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 and over: 2 [Joseph, Joseph]
      Free White Persons - Females: 4 [Ann, Anna, Mary, Zipporah]
      Number of Household Members: 9
      Year: 1790; Census Place: Jones Plantation, Lincoln, Maine; Series: M637; Roll: 2; Page: 136; Image: 82; Family History Library Film: 0568142
    Residence 1810  Palermo, Waldo, ME? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Richard [Sic] Evans
      in the 1810 United States Federal Census
      Name: Richard Evans
      Home in 1810 (City, County, State): Palermo, Lincoln, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 2 [Samuel, Ephraim]
      Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44 : 1 [Joseph]
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 1 [Frances? Margaret? Zipporah?]
      Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25: 1 [Mary]
      Number of Household Members Under 16: 3
      Number of Household Members Over 25: 1
      Number of Household Members: 5
      Year: 1810; Census Place: Palermo, Lincoln, Maine; Roll: 12; Page: 311; Image: 00315; Family History Library Film: 0218683
    Residence 1820  Palermo, Waldo, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Joseph Evens
      in the 1820 United States Federal Census
      Name: Joseph Evens
      Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Palermo, Lincoln, Maine
      Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 2 [Benjamin, ?]
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15: 2 [Samuel, Ephraim]
      Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1 [Joseph]
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1 [Mary]
      Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 3
      Free White Persons - Under 16: 4
      Free White Persons - Over 25: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 6
      1820 U S Census; Census Place: Palermo, Lincoln, Maine; Page: 291; NARA Roll: M33_36; Image: 163
      Why aren't the daughters counted?
    Residence 1830  Palermo, Waldo, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1830 United States Federal Census
      Name: Joseph Evans
      Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Palermo, Waldo, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 1 [Benjamin]
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1 [Samuel? Ephraim?]
      Free White Persons - Males - 60 thru 69: 1 [Joseph]
      Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49: 1 [Mary]
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 1
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 4
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 4
      1830; Census Place: Palermo, Waldo, Maine; Series: M19; Roll: 50; Page: 481; Family History Library Film: 0497946
    Residence 1840  Palermo, Waldo, ME? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1840 United States Federal Census
      Name: John Evens
      Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Palermo, Waldo, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 1 [?]
      Free White Persons - Males - 60 thru 69: 1 [Joseph]
      Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1 [?]
      Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1 [?]
      Free White Persons - Females - 50 thru 59: 1 [Mary]
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 2
      White Persons - Blind: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 2
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 1
      Total Free White Persons: 5
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 5
      Year: 1840; Census Place: Palermo, Waldo, Maine; Roll: 153; Page: 371; Image: 757; Family History Library Film: 0009709
    Occupation 2 Sep 1850  [2, 3
    Farmer 
    Residence 2 Sep 1850  St Albans, Somerset, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Joseph Evans
      in the 1850 United States Federal Census
      Name: Joseph Evans
      Age: 81
      Birth Year: abt 1769
      Birthplace: Massachusetts
      Home in 1850: St Albans, Somerset, Maine, USA
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 565
      Joseph Evans 81 Farmer MA
      Jane Evans 70 ME
      Year: 1850; Census Place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine; Roll: M432_268; Page: 139A; Image: 275
    Died Bef 1860 CEN 
    Person ID I39372  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2017 

    Father Joseph EVANS,   b. 23 Nov 1740,   d. 13 Apr 1826, China, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Ann PAYSON,   b. [1744],   d. Bef 1840 CENSUS? 
    Married 28 Apr 1766  Sharon, Norfolk, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Joseph Evens
      mentioned in the record of Joseph Evens and Ann Payson
      Name Joseph Evens
      Spouse's Name Ann Payson
      Event Date 28 Apr 1766
      Event Place Sharon, Norfolk, Massachusetts
      "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FHL3-MLV : accessed 12 October 2015), Joseph Evens and Ann Payson, 28 Apr 1766; citing reference Vol 1 P78 R250; FHL microfilm 777,850.
    • Anna Payson
      in the Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
      Name: Anna Payson
      Event Type: Marriage
      Marriage Date: 28 Apr 1766
      Marriage Place: Sharon, Massachusetts
      Spouse Name: Joseph Evens
      Ancestry.com. Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
      Original data: Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Vital and Town Records. Provo, UT: Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook).
      Married by the Revd Mr Philip Cutrus as following viz
      Evens April the 28 1766 Joseph Evens of Dorcester and Anna Payson of Stoughtonham
    Family ID F12685  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Jane JOHNSON,   b. [6 Jul 1776],   d. 20 Nov 1876 
    _MARI 5 Jan 1799  Harlem, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/331529?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Town and vital records, 1796-1822
      Authors: Harlem (Maine). Town Clerk
      Town and vital records, 1796-1822
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      10621 Item 1
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/007595330?cat=331529
      [137/644]
      Publishments
      22nd
      An Intention of Marriage between Joseph Eveans of Harlem & Jean Johnson of Ballston Entered & published January 5th 1799
      ...
      26th
      An Intention of Marriage Between David Johnston of Ballston & Polly Evens of Harlem Entered & Published March the 30th 1799
      [153/644]
      Marriages
      19th Joseph Evens & Jean Johnson were Joined in Marriage February 24th 1799 by Job Chadwick Minister
      [154/644]
      Marriages
      21th [sic] David Johnston and Polly Evins were Married May 10th 1799 by Abraham Burrell Esq
    Married 14 Feb 1799  Harlem, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Joseph Evens, "Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907"
      name: Joseph Evens
      spouse's name: Jean Johnson
      event date: 14 Feb 1799
      event place: China,Kennebec,Maine
      indexing project (batch) number: M50644-2
      system origin: Maine-ODM
      gs film number: 10621

      David Johnston, "Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907"
      name: David Johnston
      spouse's name: Polly Evins
      event date: 10 May 1799
      event place: China,Kennebec,Maine
      indexing project (batch) number: M50644-2
      system origin: Maine-ODM
      gs film number: 10621
    • https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/331529?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Town and vital records, 1796-1822
      Authors: Harlem (Maine). Town Clerk
      Town and vital records, 1796-1822
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      10621 Item 1
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/007595330?cat=331529
      [137/644]
      Publishments
      22nd
      An Intention of Marriage between Joseph Eveans of Harlem & Jean Johnson of Ballston Entered & published January 5th 1799
      ...
      26th
      An Intention of Marriage Between David Johnston of Ballston & Polly Evens of Harlem Entered & Published March the 30th 1799
      [153/644]
      Marriages
      19th Joseph Evens & Jean Johnson were Joined in Marriage February 24th 1799 by Job Chadwick Minister
      [154/644]
      Marriages
      21th [sic] David Johnston and Polly Evins were Married May 10th 1799 by Abraham Burrell Esq
    Children 
     1. Frances S EVANS,   b. China, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1893, Derry, Rockingham, NH Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Margaret EVANS,   b. 10 Mar 1799,   d. 15 Jul 1846  (Age 47 years)
     3. Zipporah EVANS,   b. 10 Apr 1801, China, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1850  (Age 49 years)
     4. Samuel Johnson EVANS,   b. China, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1901, Brunswick, Cumberland, ME Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Ephraim EVANS,   b. 28 Oct 1809, Palermo, Waldo, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1878  (Age 68 years)
     6. Benjamin Dow EVANS,   b. [21 May 1815], China, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1908, City Hospital, Bangor, Penobscot, ME Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F11592  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Census 1810: Unclear. Not at Harlem or Palermo. Perhaps the Richard Evans in Palermo.
      Census 1830: The was no John Evans in Palermo in 1830, but there was in Patricktown.
      Census 1840: John Evans?
      Census 1860: Nil
      Maine Courts: Nil
      Kennebec County Wills: Nil
      Kennebec Probate: Nil
      Kennebec County Deeds
      0009 / 0105 1 EVANS JOSEPH 2 BREED NATHAN DEED 12/21/1805 03/04/1798
      0025 / 0476 2 EVANS NATHANIEL 1 EVANS JOSEPH DEED 02/17/1817 03/28/1814
      0025 / 0476 1 EVANS JOSEPH 2 EVANS NATHANIEL DEED 02/17/1817 03/28/1814
      Mary Jane Evans: nil - 1880
      Maine Proabte: Nil
      War of 1812: Nil

      China vitals probably in Palermo records [Fire]
    • Town and vital records, 1796-1822 [Checked through 1810]
      Authors: Harlem (Maine). Town Clerk (Main Author)
      LDS Film 10621 Item 1
      [26/644]
      p 39 1800
      At a Legal Meeting of the Inhabitants of the Town of Harlem holden at the Dwelling house of Michel Norton in Said Town on Monday the Sixth Day of October AD 1800
      ...
      3d Voted That Joseph Eveans should have thirty Dollars for one year and the use of a Cow one year from the tim he has the Cow for keeping Negro Jack. Providence Jack stays with him one year and if not to have his Pay in Like Proportion..

      [37/644]
      At a legal meeting of the inhabitants of the town of Harlem holden in said town on Monday the 4 day of April 1803
      ...
      Surveyors of highways
      ...
      Joseph Evens sworn

      [46/644]
      At a legal meeting of the inhabitants of the town of Harlem holden in said town on Monday the first day of April 1805
      ...
      School Committee
      ...
      John Jonson sworn
      ...
      Surveyors of Highways
      ...
      John Jonson sworn
      ...
      [53/644]
      At a legal meeting of the inhabitants of the town of Harlem holden in said town on Monday the fourth day of April 18
      ...
      Selectmen
      ...
      Nathaniel Johnson sworn
      ...
      [54/644]
      School Collector
      ...
      Nathaniel Johnson sworn

      [Numerous mentions of Nathaniel Johnson]

      [57/644]
      At a legal meeting of the inhabitants of the town of Harlem holden in said town on Monday the third day of April 1809
      ...
      p 100
      Surveyors of Highways
      ...
      Joseph Evens sworn

  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Census, US Federal, 1850, Department of Commerce.

    2. [S3891] Death Certificate of Fannie S Davis, State of New Hampshire, (d 1 February 1893).

    3. [S3892] Death Certificate of Samuel J Evans, State of Maine, (d 5 September 1901).

    4. [S2923] Census, US Federal, 1820, Department of Commerce, (1820).

    5. [S1025] Census, US Federal, 1830, Department of Commerce, (1830).