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Temple Family – Greene Co. Tennessee Wills

Major Temple 29 October 1816 $600 To my wife Mary, I give the use of my dwelling, servants, wearing apparel, one hundred dollars, a hors , and 3 cows. Children: Thomas, James and heirs of my son John, Jinny wife … Continue reading

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Paul Family – Pictures

                   James Temple Paul                              Charlotte Newell Darr Paul          James Temple Paul                                  James Temple Paul with at Lookout Mountain                                with grandson, Bill Paul    J.T. Paul’s house in Benton, Polk County TN. (people in this photo – unknown) … Continue reading

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Transcription of Family Register – Manerva Biggs Paul’s Bible

Transcribed by Ron Evans  This was transcribed from a photostat copy of the family record pages. The location of the actual bible is unknown to me. Images of the photostats follow the transcription FAMILY RECORD BIRTHS Manervy Marelah Biggs was Born 15 … Continue reading

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Sam M. Paul’s Reminiscences of the War Between the States

Transcribed from a type written document by  Ronald P. Evans (great great nephew of Mr. Paul) I was a small boy, when the war began, living with my father and mother, on their farm in Polk County, Tennessee. Our farm … Continue reading

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Henry James Paul

by Bernard Paul Henry James Paul was born Aug. 12, 1880 in Polk Co., Tennessee on his Grandfather’s farm. He was raised in Cleveland, Tenn., where he went to High School. He worked for a Grocery Store until 1905 when … Continue reading

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The EVANS Coat of Arms

Note: according to Hereldic Armories, coats of arms are issued to individuals, not families. I have provided an image of this version of the arms and the associated information because I considered it of general interest for the EVANS surname. … Continue reading

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THE EVANS FAMILY – TRIP TO ANDERSON COUNTY – Sept 29, 1994

Transcribed by Ron Evans from a home video made by John and Penny Evans Setting: Oscar’s House before the trip. Oscar Evans: When my mother died, I thought it would be a good time to go away for a while. … Continue reading

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THE EVANS FAMILY IN ANDERSON COUNTY

by Ethel Evans Walczyk Grandpa (Peter) Evans lived on a farm in Anderson County. Part of the land (where the barn was located) was in Union County. The house was a large frame house that had a porch all the … Continue reading

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Robert Lee Evans

by Doris Evans Lanning         Robert Lee Evans               Blanche Bradley Evans Robert Lee Evans was born May 3, 1889 in Anderson County, Tennessee. He was the youngest son of Solomon Peter and Margaret Ann Underwood Evans. Both his parents were … Continue reading

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FRED OLEN EVANS 1902 – 1964

by Jim Evans (Olen’s son) Olen Evans was born November 15, 1902. He was the second child and oldest son of Joe and Minnie Evans. The family lived in Anderson County, Tennessee, for several years. They lived in an area … Continue reading

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