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Lawyer

Nelson Wiley Evans, American lawyer.

Background

Evans, Nelson Wiley was born on June 4, 1842 in Sardinia, Ohio, United States. Son of Edward Patton and Amanda J. (King) Evans.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Miami University, 1864 (honorary Master of Arts, 1883).

Career

First Lieutenant Company G, 129th and First lieutenant and captain, 173d Ohio Vol. Infantry, and acting assistant adjutant general, Civil War. Practiced law in Portsmouth, O., since 1866.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: History of Adams County, O., 1900. History of Scioto County, O., 1903. History of Taxation in Ohio.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Henderson, September 9, 1868.

father:
Edward Patton Evans

mother:
Amanda J. (King) Evans

spouse:
Elizabeth Henderson