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James LaFayette Evans
Birth: Mar. 25, 1825
Claysville
Harrison County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 28, 1903
Noblesville
Hamilton County
Indiana, USA

U.S. Congressman. He moved to Indiana, with his parents in 1837, later engaged in mercantile pursuits in Noblesville, Indiana, in 1850 and also was in the grain-elevator and pork-packing business. In 1875, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-fourth and Forty-fifth Congresses, serving until 1879. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed his previous business interests until his death at age 78. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Jonathan Evans (1799 - 1876)
  Susannah Barnett Evans (1803 - 1887)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah A. Murnan Evans (1822 - 1909)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Ann Evans Voss (1823 - 1880)*
  James LaFayette Evans (1825 - 1903)
  John David Evans (1835 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crownland Cemetery
Noblesville
Hamilton County
Indiana, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 21, 2006
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