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Evans Motto "Libertas" is Latin for liberty

Welsh surnames

"Jones and Evans are the most common surnames in Wales."

"Jones is a common family name that comes from the term 'Son of John'"

"Evans is of Welsh origin. In its anglicised form the name means 'son of Evan'
Regarding its Welsh roots, it is a derivative of the name Ifan, a cognate of John."

So, "Jones" = "Evans"

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Why did "John" have so many sons in Wales? After the Roman period, there was a mass
conversion to Christianity. Converts were called the "son of John."

List of people named 'Evans'.