Introductory Material:

Chapter 1
The Edwards Coat of Arms

Family Records:
John 1
John 2
John 3
Richard 3
Jonathan 3
Samuel 3
Nathaniel 3
William 3


The Crockett Connection
Edwards and the Civil War
Photo Album
Our Immigrant Ancestors
1906 Census

Family Fun
Mayberry Hill Chronicles

This Old House
Justin Edwards had a Farm
Letters from Henry

Betsy Edwards

Father: Mother:

John Edwards
Betsy Powers Holden (Mrs.)

Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:

8/23/1786 Pepperell MA 11/30/1871 Brooklyn NY


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Timothy Frisbie 8/4/1822

Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:

Fryeburg ME


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
John LaFayette Frisbie 6/17/1825 Canterbury NH 5/24/1896 Covington KY


Family located: Canterbury NH; Bristol NH, 1838; New York, 1839-71
His occupation: Blacksmith

Betsy Edwards was the second wife of Timothy Frisbie. By his first wife, Persis Lombard Frisbie, he had a daughter, Alcemena Frisbie, who became the wife of James Edwards, and later of his brother David.

Other Info:


1830 Canterbury (Merrimack) NH
Timothy Frisbie
1 male under 5
1 male 1 female 15-20
1 female 30-40
1 male 60-70 

1840 _____ (Kings) NY
Mrs Frisbey
1 male under 5
1 female 15-20
1 male 1 female 20-30

1850 Lynn (Essex) MA
John L Frisbie    25    Machinist    NH
Jane    23    MA
Arthur    1    MA
Betsy    64    NH
Hannah Wiley    25    Ireland
George W Kent    7    MA
Mary C    “    5    MA
Charles A Kent    3    MA

1860 8th Ward Cincinnati City (Hamilton) Ohio
John Frisbie    35    Machinist    200    NH
Martha J    32    MA
Arthur C    11    MA
Sophia Cost    21    KY
Fannie E Frisbie    8    MA
Gennie L Frisbie    3    OH
Mary L Frisbie    6/12    OH
Frances C Busfird    25    Seamstress ME
Arman Humbury    24    RR Conductor    OH
Betsey Frisbie    73    NH

1870 The ninth ward City of Brooklyn (Kings) NY
Frisbie John L    45    Machinist    5000    NH
Martha J    42    keeping house    MA
Arthur C    20    Clerk in Store    MA
Fannie E    18    MA
Jennie L    13    At School    OH
Mary    10    At School    OH
John L    7    At School    Ohio
Oscar    1    NY
Betsey    83    NH