My family history

Evans-South Walsham





Glenn Piper

last updated Dec 2007


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Henry Mills born circa 1839 Lambeth. Served in the Royal Horse Artillery. Chelsea pensioner.Buried in Charlton, Kent 3rd March 1917.

John Henry Justice  born 1861 Poplar. Married Amelia Mills 1896. Served in the Royal Marine Light Infantry.Died 1935

Evans Family tree c1758-1900 Acle, South Walsham, Hemblington

Edward Evans  born 1795 Acle. Married Ann Horner in 1817 in South Walsham. Remarried 1860 to Mary Mallet. Died 1879 aged 84 years.


William Evans Born 1826 South Walsham. Married Louisa Spanton 1846. Died 1887. Builder,census enumerator and collector of poor rates.

William Evans as an older man. Possibly with son Ethelbert Spanton Evans, born 1863.


 Ethelbert Evans  Ethelbert Spanton Evans.Born South Walsham 1861. Joined the Royal Navy.Married Charlotte Eliza Curtis. Died 1946.

                                          Ethelbert Spanton Evans HMS Excellent c1878

Ethelbert Curtis Evans born 1899 South Walsham. One of 13 children. Married Hettie May Justice. Served in the Royal Navy in World War One. Worked on the Royal Yacht Britannia.

                                   Ethelbert Curtis Evans on the Royal Oak c1926

                                   (back row, 2nd from right)

The Evans family in World War One. Many of the family saw active service. Find out more here.