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From: Jan and Wendy Walker <>
Subject: Re: Edwards
Date: Tue, 01 Jul 1997 23:03:26 -0500

Just joined the list and wanted to share some EDWARDS info that I have
in my files that does not apply to my branch. Contact the person I have
listed about any connection or questions
Delos Edwards b. 1847 in Randolph, NY m. 1868 d. Jan 31, 1907 Park
Rapids, MN.
Father of Delos was Stanley Edwards b. 1812 in Cortland Co., NY
married 1834 to Harriet Abbey. d. 1856 in Randolph, Catt, NY
Father of Stanley was Samuel Edwards b. 1771 m. 1793 to Lucy
Contact: Patricia E. Maher, 1348 Westwood Hills Rd., Mnpls, MN
Eli Edwards b. 1791 in NY Cayuga Co. married Catherine Longstreet.
Eli died 1862 in Ellington, NY. They had 13 children, Corlista, Vincent,
Lathan, Harriet, Deborah, Phidelia, Deby Ann, Richard R., Sally
Saphronia, Rev. Wm. Ulysses, Alonzo Eli, Ovanda, Rachel E.


D. J. Edwards married on 12-10-83 to Artie Parmelee
Contact: Mitchell County Courthouse, Osage, IA 50461
Simon B. Edwards was born in Windsor, Broome Co., NY. He was the son of
Joseph and Abigal Buell Edwards.

Contact: - I have a page from the History of Walworth
County, WI Book.

Julius D. Edwards born Sep 29. 1821 in Northampton, MA. Son of Julius
and Theodosia Edwards. They moved to WI in May 1939.

Contact: - I have a page out of the History of
Walworth County, WI book.
Henry Richard Edwards born Feb. 29, 1824 in Redruth, Cornwall, England.
Died July 28, 1910 in Ireton, IA.


Jennie Mae Edwards born 1898 in Green Co., WI Died May 1980 in Marshall,
Father of Jennie is George Alger Edwards b. 1857 in Sylvester, Green
WI. Died Sep. 1944 in Grand Forks, ND married Emma Stephenson.
Father of George is Luke Edwards born 1819 in Wolcott, Wayne, NY
died Mar. 22, 1895 in Sylvester, Green, WI and married Sally Miller.
Father of Luke is Moses Edwards b. ? died 1868 in Rock Island, IL

Contact: Norma McKinley
P. O. Box 308
Junction City, Oregon 97448
Thomas J. Edwards born Dec. 1853 Marshall Co., ILL to the parents
Sylvester S. and Mary (Schimp) Edwards. In the parental line he comes
from one of the old Virginia families. Grandparents were Thomas and
Elinor (Scott) Edwards, both natives of Hampshire Co., Virginia.
Unto Thomas and Elinor were born five children: Sylvester, Isadora,
Sarah Jane, George W. and Edward D.

Edward D. Edwards born 1853.

Lots of info on these people in History of Peoria County.

Contact: Jan Walker
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1850 NY Census shows in Amsterdam, Montgomery Co. a Thomas Edwards age
27 and with him was a Sarah Edwards age 61 who was born in NJersey.

1850 NY Census shows in Ephratah
Thomas Edwards age 38
Anna Edwards age 31
Peter Edwards age 11
Thomas Edwards age 7
John Edwards age 2
John William Edwards was a bootmakes in a small country town named St.
Neots in Huntingdon, England. He was married to a Sara Jane Brittian and
they had sons Bertram, Ralph, Walter, Charlie, Frederick and Harry and a
daughter Hilda. Two sons came to USA during the first world war - Ralph
and Charlie.
Ralph settled in Missouri and Charlie in S. Dakota.

Contact: From a personal letter written to
from Mrs. B. De Feo, 1337 Wolf St., Philadelphia, PA 19148

A group of brothers:
Maurice Edwards 1887-1967
Hjalmer Edwards 1890-1972 - moved to CA
Oliver Edwards (dates unknown)
Lloyd Edwards died 1948
Simeon Edwards b. 1793 in Canada and died in Poke, IL married in NH to a
woman named Mary. Their son listed below:

Edwin H. or R. Edwards a farmer born May 10, 1820 in NY and died April
17, 1864 in Griggsville, IL. He married Calista Rose Daggett. Their
daughter listed below:

Mary Elizabeth Edwards born May 13, 1843 in Pike, IL D. Nov. 30, 1902 in
Lead, Lawrence, SD. She married a Oscar Woodward.
Charles Edwards a farmer born in Warren Co., Ohio Sep 16, 1822. In 1834
he moved with his parents to Switzerland Co., IN and married in 1844
Julia Ayers of NY. They had five sons and two daughters. In 1854 they
came West and settled in Peoria Co., IL. Owns 160 acres of land, well
improved and very valuable, which is the result of his own industry. Is
school director of district in which he resides.

Contact: Taken from Radnor Directory
Joseph Edwards b. abt. 1822 from Wales. Married Mary ?. They had issue:
James L. b. abt. 1840 m. Catherine Duncan
David b. 1842
Mary E. b. abt. 1844
Margaret b. abt. 1845
John W. b. abt. 1847
Sarah A. b. abt. 1849
Hannah b. abt. 1854
The children were all born somewhere in PA, the family resided in
Youngstown, OH by 1860, then James removed to Terre Haute, IN.

Contact: Leslie S. Edwards

Henry Brayton was the son of Chapman Johnson and Hannah Edwards. He was
born 1818 in Delaware Co., NY and moved to Johnstown Township in 1844
from Jefferson County, NY. He died in 1902.

Personal Letter
Family group sheet for Ellish Edwards WFT Est 1781-1820 from England and
unknown Sarah
children: William, Ellish, Sarah, Thomas, Rhoda, Joe, Charley, Effraim,
Susson, Mary Jane.

Family group sheet for Thomas Edwards born 1690 in Wales and Elizabeth
Downing. Their children were: Robert, William b. 1720, Joshua b. 1724,
Thomas b. 1724, Leonard b. 1725, John b. 1727 in Scotland, Jacob b.
Martha b. 1731.

Family group sheet for John Edwards born 1727 in Scotland his father was
Thomas Edwards and his mother Elizabeth Downing.
Children: Arthur b. 1786 in NY d. 1866 in Osceola, IA
John, Owen, Thomas, Joshua, William, Samuel

Family group sheet for Arthur Edwards b. 1786 in NY died 1866 in
Osceola, IA and wife Freelove b. 1798 and died 1869 in Osceola, Ia.
Children: Polly b. 1820, Joshua, Owen, Cathorine, William, John, Nancy,
Thomas, Able, Isaac, Elizabeth.

Hope this helps someone.
Jan in IOWA

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