Arthur Evans


 BORN 30 June 1855 at Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, England.
 DIED 15 October 1931
 FATHER Philip Charles Evans (1809-1886)
 MOTHER Anne Thurtell (1820-1905)
 MARRIED Ann Iles (1852-1920) in July 1879 in Chipping Sodbury, Glouc.
 CHILDREN   Arthur Gerald Evans (b. 1880 m.1910 Evelyn Hylda Coombs)
Percy Daniel Evans (b. 1882 m. 1919 Gladys Anne Sarah Hill)
William Alexander Evans (b. 1883 m. 1911 Maryanne Weaver)
Margaret Annie Evans (b. 1894)

Arthur (right) and his brother Edward.

Assistant Cloth Worker. In the 1901 census, the 45-year-old Arthur (b. Stonehouse Glos., “woollen cloth manufacturer - employer”) appears with his 48-year-old wife Anne (b. Hawkesbury Upton, Gloucestershire), living at Hillsley Grange in the Parish of Thrupp (Stroud), very close to Brimscombe. Present were also his sons Gerald, 20, apprentice cloth manufacturer, Percy, 19, undergraduate at Cambridge, William, 17, apprentice cloth manufacturer, and 6-year-old daughter Margaret. (All the children were born at Brimscombe.) There were also three female servants: nurse, housemaid and cook.

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