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The Evans - Byrd Connection Updated February 27, 2003
About Our Family Research
There are almost 14,000 names on the family tree starting with Evans,Byrd,Rosser,Sargentand Penney. The Evans branch came from Wales in 1902 with Evan Evans and Margaret Gower. The Byrd / Rosser family resided in Scott County, TN during the 19th and 20th century. William Sargent came to this country in the early 17th century and settled in New England. The Penneys go back to Newfoundland at the turn of the 20th century and little is known beyond that. Some major family names include Crane, Stalcop, Owens, Oglesby, Hatfield, Perkins, Chetwood.