Hezekiah Evans was born 211 years ago – October 8, 1801 – in Garrard County, Kentucky. Hezekiah was the son of Elijah Evans and Rebecca Plantation. He married Nancy Cole. They had 12 children: Lemuel, Darius, Elijah, Samuel G., Thomas W., James Simeon, Shropshire, Nancy Jane, Sarah, Lysander J., Emily and B. F. Evans. Hezekiah Evans was the head of the Evans family involved in the Hill-Evans Feud.