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Name: Lydia Evans

Burial Number: 1561

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1863

Died: 18/05/1933

Buried: 23/05/1933


Lydia Evans was born in Gower, Swansea in 1863, her father was John G. Davies, a Clergyman, her mother was Alice Llewellyn Davies.
Lydia married William Archard Evans, Mariner, in 1885 in Swansea. She afterwards appears to have lived with her widowed mother presumably while her husband was at sea.
In 1911, William, 52yrs, now a retired Master Mariner, lived with Lydia, 48yrs, at 179, Kings Road, Kingston Hill, Kingston-on-Thames, Surrey. According to the census, they had had 3 children but only one had survived.
Lydia was widowed in 1921 and died on 18th May 1933, aged 70yrs, at 14 Cavendish Road, Kilburn, London.

Researcher: Maggie Martin

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: SES Row: 11 Plot: 14

Exact Location (what3words): deal.verbs.retain

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of Captain William Archard Evans of Uplands, Kingston Hill died at Worthing April 5th 1921 aged 62 years "Peace, perfect peace". Also Lydia Evans beloved wife of the above died May 18th 1933 in her 71st R.I.P.

Further Information


Name: Lydia Evans

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1863

Town: Unknown

County: Unknown

Country: Wales


Maiden Name:Davies

Marriage Date: //1885

Spouse First Name: William

Spouse Second Name: Archard

Spouse Last Name: Evans

Town of Marriage: Unknown

County of Marriage: Unknown

Country of Marriage: Wales

Information at Death

Date of Death: 18/05/1933

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: 14

Address line 3: Cavendish road

Town: Kilburn

County: London

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: £7790 16 s 0 d

Current value of effects: £561000

Census Information


Alice L. Davies, widow, 56yrs, daughters – Margaret Davies, single, 26yrs, Lydia Evans, married, 28yrs, all living on own means, at 112, Gough Road, Llanguick, Glamorgan.


Alice L. Davies, 66yrs, widow, daughter, Lydia Evans, married, 38yrs, and grandson, William Maynard Islwyn Evans, 1yr, living at 142, Richmond Road, Cardiff.


William A. Evans, 52yrs, retired Master Mariner, wife, Lydia, 48yrs, living at 179, King’s Road, Kingston Hill, Kingston-on-Thames, Surrey, employing 1 domestic servant.

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