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Sir John Evans (b. 1823), K.C.B., D.C.L., LL.D., Sc. D., F.R.S., President of the Royal Numismatic Society since 1874 ; trustee of the British Museum; treasurer and vice-president of the Royal Society during twenty years ; has been president of numerous learned societies ; author of works on the coins of the Ancient Britons, and on their stone and bronze implements.["Who's Who," and " Ency. Brit."]

fa fa, Lewis Evans (1755-1827), F.R.S., F.A.S.,

mathematician; first Mathematical Master of R.M.A., Woolwich.-[" Dict. N. Biog."]

fa, Arthur Benoni Evans 0781-1854), D. D., miscellaneous writer; Professor of Classics and History, R.M.C., 1805-1822 ; headmaster of Market Bosworth Grammar School, 1825-1854. Dict. N. Biog. "]

me bro and wi fa, John Dickinson (1782-1869 ),

F.R.S., inventor of paper-making machine.

bro, Sebastian Evans, LL. D., poet, artist, and


si, Anne Evans (1820-1870), poet and musician,

composer.-[" Dict. N. Biog."]

son, Arthur John Evans (b. 1851), D.Litt. (Oxon), Hon. D.Litt. (Dublin), Hon. LL.D. (Edinburgh), F.R.S., Keeper of Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, since 1884 ; in 1893 started investigations in Crete, which resulted in the discovery of the pre-Phoenician script ; in 1900 - 1905 excavated the prehistoric palace of Knossos.-[" Who's Who."]