EVANS, Charles C.: He was born at Otterville, Cooper County, MO on October 11, 1861, a son of Edwin C. and Betty Joplin Evans. The father was a native of Washington, D.C. and the mother of Richmond, VA. They came to Pettis County in 1878. Charles C. Evans was married on June 25, 1889 to Miss Emma C. Crandell, daughter of O. A. Crandall. Three children have been born to Charles and Emma: Edwin C; Catherine who died at age three; and Clark S.

Source: McGruder, Mark A. History of Pettis County, Missouri (Topeka: Historical Publishing Company, 1919)
Submitter: Robin Helman