Edward Ebenezer Holt Evans


 KNOWN AS   Teddy
 BORN c12 January 1857 at Stroud, Gloucestershire, England.
 DIED 29 September 1945 at Stoke Pages, Bucks.
 FATHER Philip Charles Evans (1809-1886)
 MOTHER Anne Thurtell (1820-1905)
 MARRIED 1 Dorothy Iles (1856-1883) in 1881 in Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire, England.
 CHILDREN   Dorothy Winifred Anne Evans (b. 12 April 1882, m. Dowglass)
 MARRIED 2 Harriette Emily Davis (1857-) on 17 October 1894 in Cardiff, Wales.
 CHILDREN   John Reginald Austen Evans (1895-)
Lionel Courtney Evans (1897-)
Lettice Mary Rutherford Evans (1901-1965) (m. Crossley)

Edward (left) and his brother Arthur.

Teddy went into the family business at Brimscombe. Married Dorothy Iles [sister of Arthur’s wife, Anne] and subsequently Harriet Davis.

In the 1901 census, the 44-year-old Ebenezer (woollen cloth manufacturer — employer) appears with his 44-year-old wife Harriett [sic], living at Inglewood House in the Parish of Thrupp (Stroud). Present were also: his daughter Dorothy, 18; his sons John, 5, and Lionel, 3; and daughter Lettice, 4 months. (Dorothy was born at Brimscombe, the others at Thrupp.) There were also three female servants: cook, housemaid and nurse (the first two from Glamorgan, like their mistress).

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