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Evans, Jonathanlocked

(25 January 1759–08 February 1839)
  • H. Larry Ingle

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Evans, Jonathan (25 January 1759–08 February 1839), house builder and Quaker leader, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Jonathan Evans, an importer, and Hannah Walton. Born into a well-to-do family of Welsh descent that stretched back to 1697 in William Penn...

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