Skip to main content

Evans family


Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Bacon Family papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1156

Correspondence, diaries and photographs relating to the 20th- century Quakers Edith Farquhar Bacon and Francis Rogers Bacon, their families, forbears, friends and colleagues.

Dates: 1800-1987

Mary G. Cary and John R. Cary papers

Identifier: HC.MC-950-038

This collection includes letters, documents, and photographs of 18th, 19th, and early 20th century family members mostly of the Quaker Cary, Cope, Elkinton, Gilpin, Newlin, Stokes, and Waln families.

Dates: 1780-1920

Cope-Evans Family papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1242

The Cope-Evans papers cover the years 1683 to 2012, and detail the history of the inter-related Cope and Evans families, important Philadelphia-area Quakers. The papers are divided into four series: Personal and Family papers, Business papers, J. Morris Evans papers, and Miscellaneous.

Dates: 1683-2012

Cope-Evans Family papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1170

Letters (with accompanying poetry, acrostics, drawings, clippings, etc.), marriage certificates, photographs, friendship book, estate related papers, account books, and computer disks. Primarily letters of the closely related Quaker families of Cope and Evans of Germantown (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania); other families include Brown, Drinker, and Haines.

Dates: 1732-1911

Charles Evans papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1006

Jonathan Evans's papers, ca. 1818-38, shed light on the religious, doctrinal controversies, and differences arising among the members of the Society of Friends related to the preachings of Elias Hicks, Nicholas Brown, and Elisha Bates. There are also letters of the Cope and Evans families relating to the Hicksite Separation.

Dates: 1681 - 1860

Evans family correspondence

 Collection — Othertype SC-035
Identifier: SFHL-SC-035

This collection includes photocopies of letters from Joseph and Hannah Evans addressed to their children William, Joseph, and Mary, while they attended Westtown Boarding School. Also included are letters from William Evans to his parents, and from Joseph Evans to his brother. These letters primarily relate family news.

Dates: 1799-1801

Evans family papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1007

Included in this collection from the Quaker Evans family spanning two centuries (mid-18th-mid-20th), are the journals and diaries of Charles Evans (1870-1958), as well as genealogical and other information on the Bacon, Barton, Carter, Cope, Harlan, Jackson, Rhoads, Shoemaker and Warrington families

Dates: 1752-1958

Frank Evans collection

Identifier: HC.MC-1311

This collection contains materials collected and donated by Frank Evans, spanning the years 1776-1978. Included in the collection are the letters, inventories, business documents, stories, geneological records, photographs, and daguerreotypes of prominant Quaker families, the Smith, Evans, Carter, Cope, Waring, and Whiteall families.

Dates: 1776-1978

William Bacon Evans papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1020

The papers of Quaker William Bacon Evans (1875-1964), a traveler to the Middle East, including Palestine, Syria and Lebanon and to Europe. His letters and journals are complemented by letters to him from a number of prominent people.

Dates: 1787-1963

Stokes-Evans-Cope Family papers

Identifier: HC.MC-1169

Correspondence, diaries, legal and business papers, artifacts, printed volumes, scrapbook, account books, marriage certificates, deeds, photographs and photo-album, computer disks, typed transcripts and various misc. papers. Papers are chiefly of the related Quaker families of Stokes, Evans, Cope and Wistar of Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Dates: 1713-1981

Additional filters:

letters (correspondence) 5
Photography 3
Quakers -- Family relationships 3
marriage certificates 3
Quaker businesspeople 2
∨ more
Quakers -- Education 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 2
Quakers in business 2
account books 2
correspondence 2
photographs 2
Abolitionists 1
African American youth -- Education -- Pennsylvania 1
African American youth -- Education -- Southern States 1
Americans -- Travel -- England -- History -- 19th century 1
Business 1
Business ethics 1
Conscientious objection 1
Death 1
Diaries 1
Drawing 1
England -- Description and travel 1
Europe -- Description and travel 1
Europe -- Description and travel -- 19th century 1
Europe -- Description and travel -- Photographs 1
Farm life 1
Freedmen 1
Freedmen -- Education -- Southern States 1
Freedmen -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Health 1
Land titles 1
Marriage 1
Marriage -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Mental Illness 1
Mental health 1
Middle East -- Description and travel 1
Photographs 1
Psychiatric hospital care -- History -- Sources 1
Quaker abolitionists 1
Quaker philanthropists 1
Quaker photographers 1
Quaker politicians 1
Quaker women -- 20th century 1
Quakers 1
Quakers -- Middle East 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Germantown (Philadelphia) 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Social life and customs 1
Quakers -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
Quakers -- Travel 1
Quakers -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Quakers -- Virginia 1
Quakers -- Wills 1
Society of Friends -- Hicksite separation 1
Society of Friends -- Missions -- Lebanon 1
Society of Friends -- Missions -- Syria 1
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 1
Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania -- Haverford 1
Vacations -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- 19th century 1
Wills 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief 1
bookkeeping records 1
business records 1
clippings (information artifacts) 1
daguerreotypes (photographs) 1
deeds 1
estate records 1
financial records 1
genealogies (histories) 1
legal documents 1
poetry and poems 1
scrapbooks 1
travel photography 1
+ ∧ less