- Birth Date
- 19 January 1850
- Death Date
- 27 August 1923
He is the son of Thomas Evans and Ann John Evans, who died in 1853.
The Evans family sailed to America in 1856 on the ship S. Curling.
- Age at Departure: 6
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2 October 1856, 10.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 180.
- "Services Held for Layton Handcart Pioneer," Davis County Clipper , 31 Aug. 1923, 1.
- Utah Death Certificates.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.