Joseph H. CONNER
(1803-)
Effie
(1795-Between 1860)
Jane CONNER
(1838-1931)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Josiah EVANS

  • William Walker EVANS+
  • Josare EVANS+
  • Mary Arabel EVANS
  • Thomas Marseal EVANS
  • Rebecca Alice EVANS+
  • Joseph E. EVANS+
  • Infant EVANS
  • Clarinda EVANS
2. Franklin McNELONS

Jane CONNER

  • Born: Jul 1838, , , Indiana, United States 5
  • Marriage (1): Josiah EVANS on 31 Mar 1860 in , Douglas County, Missouri, United States 1
  • Marriage (2): Franklin McNELONS on 24 Sep 1858 in , Webster County, Missouri, United States 2 3 4
  • Died: 26 Jul 1931, , , Arkansas, United States at age 93 6
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bullet  Noted events in her life were:

Census: U.S. Federal, 22 Aug 1860, Washington Township, Taney County, Missouri, United States. 5

Alt. Death, 26 Aug 1931, , Madison County, Arkansas, United States. 8 9


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Jane married Josiah EVANS on 31 Mar 1860 in , Douglas County, Missouri, United States.1 (Josiah EVANS was born about 1839 in , , Kentucky, United States,5 died on 19 Apr 1894 in , Madison County, Arkansas, United States 10 and was buried in Spoke Plant, Johnson County, Arkansas, United States 11 12.)


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Jane next married Franklin McNELONS on 24 Sep 1858 in , Webster County, Missouri, United States.2 3 4 (Franklin McNELONS was born circa 1835 in , , , Ireland.)


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Sources


1 Josiah Evans and Jane Evans, his wife; Civil War Pension File; U.S. National Archives and Records Administration, College Park; "That she was married under the name of Jane McNelons to said Josiah Evans on the 31 day of March 1860 by Joseph Croctor, J.P. at Joseph Croctors residence, Douglas Co. Mo."

2 Josiah Evans and Jane Evans, his wife; Civil War Pension File; U.S. National Archives and Records Administration, College Park.

3 Inabell Stewart Williams, editor, Webster County, Missouri Marriage Returns (Springfield, Missouri: Owens Printing Co., July 1979), Book I: 8;
88 24 Sept. 1858Francis McNeliusJ. H. Conner, JP
Jane Conner

4 Webster, Missouri, marriage register, A: 88, Francis McNelius-Jane Conner, 1858; Webster County Recorder of Deeds, Marshfield;
State of Missouri
County of Webster
This is to certify that I did on the 24 day of September AD 1858 Solemnize the rights of matrimoney between Francis McNelius and Jane Conner at the County aforesaid.
Given under my bond
J. H. Conner, Justice of the Peace in [illegible], Webster, Mo.
File in the Record 23 Dec 1858. Recorded 24 Dec 1858.
John Foster Exofficio Recorder

5 1860 U.S. census, Taney, Missouri population schedule, Washington, p. 94, dwelling 640, family 637, Josiah Evans; digital images, Ancestry.com(www.ancestry.com); citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm M653, roll 658;
Josiah Ivans, a 21 year old farmer born in Kentucky, was living with his wife, Jane, 22 and born in Missouri, and Margaret Ivans, 15, also born in Kentucky in Washington Township, Taney County, Missouri. He was a farmer and owned $99 in personal property. The box "Married within the Year" is not checked.

6 Josiah Evans and Jane Evans, his wife; Civil War Pension File; U.S. National Archives and Records Administration, College Park; A "Drop Report" dated 15 Aug 1931 states that the pensioner was last paid "$50 per month to July 1931 has this day been dropped from the roll because of death July 26, 1931."

7 Hope Hodgdon Creek, editor, Madison County, Arkansas Cemeteries Annotated-Illustrated-Indexed, Volume IV (Huntsville, Arkansas: Madison County Genealogical and Historical Society, 2001), 152;

"Evans, Jane (fieldstone, 'called Black Granny,' may have been Indian but all census records listed her as white; nee CONNER; had one dau Effie J. McNeelis before she md Josiah Evans; Effie md Levi Eldredge & both buried in Evans Cem.)"

8 Arkansas Division of Vital Records, Arkansas Department of Health, Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950, 1924-1933: 1763, Jane Evans; digital image, Ancestry, (www.ancestry.com: 19 Oct 2008).

9 Grace Carson (4815 West Markham Street; Little Rock, Arkansas) to Autumn Brown, letter, 3 Nov 2008; privately held by Brown.

10 Josiah Evans and Jane Evans, his wife; Civil War Pension File; U.S. National Archives and Records Administration, College Park; On 4 May 1897 Josiah Evans was dropped from the pension rolls because he had not collected his pension for three years. He was last paid $12 on 4 Feb 1894 under Certificate No. 108773.

Additionally, the Declaration of Widow's Pension states that he died 19 April 1894.

11 Evans Cemetery (Johnson County, Arkansas), Josiah Evans marker, personally read by Autumn Dipert Brown, 30 Aug 2006; "Josiah Evans
Co C 8 Mo Cav"

12 Hope Hodgdon Creek, editor, Madison County, Arkansas Cemeteries Annotated-Illustrated-Indexed, Volume IV (Huntsville, Arkansas: Madison County Genealogical and Historical Society, 2001), 152;
"Evans, Josiah Co C 8 Mo Cav n.o.d. (h/o Jane CONNER: 1850 Taney Co, Mo census lists James, age 21, born Ky and wife Jane age 22, born Mo; On 4 Aug 1862 Josiah Evans, age 23, enlisted in the Union Army at Springfield Mo. According to a story in the family, he was injured when his horse jumped a ditch & he was discharged at Lake Springs, Dent, Mo 4 Aug 1863. Josiah Sr. and Jane are listed on 1880 Mad Co, Ark Boston census #294 with all ch b Mo except youngest Rebecca b Tx. He died after 1882 and before the 1900 census."



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