Edwin Eugene Evans


Edwin Eugene Evans Born 15 Dec 1848, Farmington, St. Francois Co., MO

Died 12 Mar 1881


Parents found in the 1860 Arcadia, Iron Co., MO Census

William C Evans 31 

Rachel K Evans 32  

Edward E Evans 11 

Almeda E Evans 9 

Ulysses W Evans 7 

Luther Evans 3 

David Evans 11/12


The mother’s maiden name was Rachel Ketturah Walker


Missouri Marriage Records Page 28 Jefferson County

Dr. Edward E. Evans and Miss Sythy C. McCormack; married on 21 February (1872) by D. J. Marquis, ordained Minister at Jefferson Co., Mo. 


Cynthia McCormack, wife of Edwin was born 02 Apr 1854, Plattin Township, Jefferson Co., MO and died 04 Mar 1923. Her parents were Mitchell McCormack and Harriett J. Bellville. She is buried in the James McCormack Cemetery Jeff. Co., MO.


Advertisement Jefferson Democrat April 1873

Edwin Eugene Evans M.D. Plattin, Jefferson Co., MO  Office at residence of Mitchell McCormack


1880 Perry, St. Francois Co., MO Census

E. E. Evans 31  Physician  MO

Cynthia E. Evans 26  MO

Tolman E. Evans 7  MO

Mac A. Evans 2  MO

Harry Evans 7M  (Dec)  MO

Martha   13  Servant

Otto H. Grelle 44  Boarder


The Democrat, FRIDAY, 16 JUNE 1882

Mrs. Dr. EVANS, of Farmington, is visiting her father, Mr. Mitchell McCORMACK.


Cynthia’s death was noted in the minutes of the McCormack McMullin family reunion, dated Sept. 1, 1923.

"Mrs. Cynthia E. Perkins nee McCormack was born April 2, 1854 at Plattin, and departed this life March 4, 1923 at her home near Plattin station, aged 68 years 11 months and 2 days. She was married February 21, 1872 to Dr. E. E. Evans, who departed this life March 12, 1881. To this union four sons were born; Thomas E., Allyne, Mac H. and Harry E., two of whom survive her, Thomas E. of Plattin and Harry E. of Festus. She was again married to H. R. Perkins, who departed this life June 17, 1921. To this union were born two sons, William P. and Rudy M., both of which preceded her to the grave. Mrs. Perkins was a devoted member of the Methodist church from her girlhood. She had lived most of her life near Plattin, so was well known. She was buried in the McCormack cemetery, March 6, 1923."


(Note…..Her four sons with Edwin were named Tolman, (not Thomas) Allyne, Mac & Harry)