Starting Sept. 5, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum
message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles
will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will
no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
Severn & Evans of England Updated January 10, 2001
About Our Family Research
My Severn family is based around Mexborough, in South Yorkshire England. There are many of us descended from three patriarchs who moved to the area from Cotmanhay near Ilkeston, in Derbyshire - George, James and Joseph. I trace my line back to Joseph Severn. My Evans ancestors - Jack Evans came from Staffordshire, but may have come from Wales before then. My son has produced a 130 page booklet describing the family. They were, on the whole, coalminers. Family tree - I have tried uploading a gedcom file but haven't had much luck. I use Reunion on a Macintosh