Robert was still a single man on 5th April when the census was taken, but probably courting Jane Jones who he married 19 days later
I think this might be him, with his father, John, as lodgers
Pugh's Row, Brymbo
Ann Williams, head, single, Lodg (sic) - probably an unfinished Lodging house keeper, (or does it say Lady?), age 54, born Pentrevoilas.
John Evans boarder, single, age 50, general labourer, born Merioneth.
Robert Evans boarder, single, age 26, general labourer, born Denbigh.
John Humphreys, Boarder, single, age 22, general labourer, born Llangym.
Robert's first marriage (from certificate)
24th April 1891
Robert married Jane Jones, spinster, at the Register Office, Wrexham,
Robert was aged 26, a furnace man, of Brymbo
Jane's age was given as 23 years, also of Brymbo.
Jane's father, Robert Jones, furnaceman
Robert's father, John, was a quarryman
Witnesses E. Morris, Margaret Jones (her mark)
Robert and Jane's children
Robert John Evans (1891 - 1976)
Robert John Evans was born on 3rd December 1891 at Blast Row, Brymbo.
His father was Robert Evans, Iron Furnaceman. He registered the birth on 19th December.
His mother was Jane Evans, formerly Jones.
David Evans (1893 - )
Arthur Evans (1898 - 1977)
41 High Street, Brymbo
Robert recently widowed, with three sons
Robert Evans widower, age 36, coal hewer, born Denbigh
Robert J Evans, son, age 9, born Brymbo
David Evans, son, age 7, born Brymbo
Arthur Evans, son age 3, born Brymbo
Robert's second marriage (from certificate)
4th November 1901
Robert married Elizabeth Edwards, widow, at the Register Office, Wrexham,
Robert was aged 36, a collier, of 41 Hill Street, Brymbo
Elizabeth's age was given as 41 years.
She lived at 23 Llewelyn Road, Vron, Brymbo. [Known locally as Top Row]
Elizabeth's father, Robert Roberts (Deceased), collier
Robert's father, John, was a stone quarryman
Witnesses James Griffiths, (his mark), Mary Ann Griffiths
Birth of Robert and Elizabeth's child, Margaret
Margaret Alice Evans was born on 5th August 1902 at 23 Top Row, Vron, Brymbo, Wrexham.
Her father was Robert Evans, brickworks labourer.
Her mother, Elizabeth Evans, late Edwards, formerly Roberts, registered the birth on 9th September 1902.
2 Blast Road, Brymbo
Robert Evans age 45, labourer, steelworks, born Denbigh
Elizabeth Evans age 52, born Llangollen
(Marriage has lasted 10 years with one child, still living)
David Evans, age 18, cutter, coal mine, born Brymbo
Ioon (Juan, Joan?) Edwards, (Roberts' stepson) age 16, labourer, coal mine, born Brymbo
Arthur Evans, son age 14, scholar, born Brymbo
Lavinia Edwards, (Roberts' stepdaughter) age 13, born Brymbo
William Eric Edwards, (Roberts' stepson) age 11, born Brymbo
Margaret Alice Evans, age 9, born Brymbo
Robert Evans was buried in Coedpoeth cemetery on 18th December 1916, aged 51 years.
Elizabeth outlived him by 34 years and was buried in the same plot on 5th October 1940 aged 80 years.