Dean Evans Family Tree


John William EVANS "Will"  was born about 1890 in Dawley and was christened 15 May 1890 at  Dawley Magna. He moved to Coventry with his family whilst a young man and was at one time running a Newsagent at "The Partings of the Heaths", Foleshill, Coventry. He later moved to Wellington, Shropshire with his family in around 1920., Will was a keen athlete, running for Birchfield Harriers and was 1 mile Champion in 1912-1914. He won many prizes, one of which was a Marble mantle clock that sat on our mantle piece for several years, long after it had stopped working.

Will married Doris Jenkins.

I have knowledge of them having only one child:

Jeffery EVANS., born 12 March 1919. Jeffery became a policeman and was thought to be in Rotherham in about 1950.


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