Evans, James William Edwood

Birth Name Evans, James William Edwood 1a
Gender male
Age at Death 78 years, 9 months, 26 days

Narrative

Family information from "From the Top of the Hill" pg 147

Evans, James W. E.. James was born in April 1910. He married Marion Pickering and they had eleven children: Irene, Blair, Elizabeth, Mildred, Lowell, James, David, Linda, Brian, Janet and Justin.

James was a boxer who, in 1936, won the Heavyweight Boxing title of P.E.I. He served oversees in the Second world War with the West Nova Scotia Regiment and returned to farming after the war. He died in 1985.

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth April 12, 1910 Prince Edward Island, Canada   1b
Death February 8, 1989 Prince Edward Island, Canada    

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Evans, John NathanielJuly 23, 1867October 27, 1943
Mother Mann, Janet MelvinaNovember 1874May 26, 1926
    Sister     Evans, Gladys Irene February 13, 1909 1924
         Evans, James William Edwood April 12, 1910 February 8, 1989
    Brother     Evans, John Harold July 12, 1911 about 1911
    Brother     Evans, John Nathaniel September 14, 1912 1981

Families

Family of Evans, James William Edwood

  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Evans, David L.19551982

Source References

  1. 1911 Census of Canada
      • Source text:

        Birth date: April 1910 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1911 Residence place: Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: April 1910 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1911 Residence place: Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada