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

Hepzibah Powers Edwards

Father: Mother:

John Edwards
Betsy Powers Holden (Mrs.)

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

5/23/1788 Pepperell MA 12/27/1865 MN


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Jeremiah P Sawyer 12/27/1810 Belmont NH

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

Chester NH

East Andover MA.


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Emeline Sawyer

Rochester IL
John Sawyer

Boston MA
Jeremiah Sawyer

Daniel Sawyer

Hepzibah Sawyer
Chester NH 6/24/1894
Andover NH
Olive Sawyer

Franklin NH
Louise Sawyer

Lowell MA


Family located: Bristol NH, Andover NH
His Occupation: Blacksmith

Daniel Sawyer was the first Superintendent of Yellowstone Park, which position he held for several years.

Other Info:

Louise Sawyer, 29,  of East Andover NH m 9/21/?? Daniel Swan, 32, operative of Methuen s of Isaac and Sarah [Mass VR]
Francis M Swan and Emma L Swan b 12/6/1853 Haverhill MA s and dau of Daniel and Louisa. he shoemaker b Lawrence, she b Concord NH
Susie Sawyer Swan b 10/16/1863 N Reading MA dau of Daniel Swan, cordwainer, b Methuen and Louisa A Sawyer b Concord NH
Emma L Swan, 22, m 7/17/1876 Lowell MA George W Frye, 22 operative, b NH s of Nathan Frye and Eliza _____
Susie S Swan, 21, of N Reading m ?/28/1883 Lowell MA J Warren Bailey, 33, brush maker of W Andover, s of Joseph Bailey and Lucy _____
Sara R Swan, 32, school teacher of N Reading m 7/16/1889 Lowell MA Charles Griffin, 33, Carpenter of Littleton NH, s of Josiah E Griffin and Susan M _____
Louise [Sawyer] Swan d fracture of hip, bur Lowell
Emma L Frye d 3/30/1899 age 45 w of George W frye dau of Daniel Swan and Louise A Sawyer

Hepzibah Sawyer m John Buswell b 3/9/1817 Gilmanton s of Nicholas Buswell and Hannah French
John Buswell b Gilmanton NH d 11/2/1886 Andover ae 70 7 23 Pneumonia
John H Buswell stonemason 20 of Andover m 5/12/1875 Andover Julia K Tucker 15 of Andover; both b Andover; first marriage of both
John H Buswell stonecutter 26 b Andover of Concord m 9/1/1881 Mary K Sullivan 35 b Cork Co Ireland of Concord; second marriage of both

Hepzibah E Buswell wid. d 6/24/1894 Andover NH ae 78 5 25 Lumbar abscess; father Jeremiah Sawyer b Chester NH blacksmith; mother Hepzibah Edwards b Gilmanton NH

Albert F Woodbury farmer 29 b Thornton of Thornton NH m 2/1874  Eunice F Buswell 24 b Andover of Andover; first marriage of both
Eunice Woodbury b 8/5/1849 Andover NH d 1/5/1929 Thornton [NH] Bronchial Pneumonia dau of John and Hepzibah Buswell

Wm H Weeks farmer 24 of Gilmanton m 12/17/1864 Gilmanton Olive A Buswell 20 teacher of East Andover

Clara S Buswell factory operative b Andover d 7/26/1881 Andover ae 35 affection with epilepsy dau of John Buswell b Gilmanton and H E Sawyer b Bow NH

D E Sawyer m 2/24/1875 Goodhue MN Sarah R Burpee
Edward Lynn Sawyer b 7/3/1876 Pine Island MN s of Daniel E Sawyer b New Hampshire and Sarah Parker b Ohio
Daniel June Sawyer m 7/21/1880 Goodhue MN Emma F Smith
Daniel LS Sawyer b 6/20/1882 Goodhue MN
Daniel Edwards Sawyer b 6/20/1882 Pine Island MN s of Daniel June Sawyer and Emma F Smith
[?D E Sawyer d 11/4/1901 Olmsted MN age 73 s of Jno Sawyer and K E Edwards]


?1830 Gilmanton (Belknap) NH
Jeremiah Sawyer
1 male 5-10
2 males 1 female 20-30
2 females 30-40
1 female 60-70
1 male 70-80

1840 Andover (Merrimack) NH
Jerh P Sawyer
1 female 5-10
1 male 10-15
1 male 1 female 50-60

1850 Andover (Merrimac) NH
Jeremiah Sawyer    63    Blacksmith    Mass
Hepcibah    62

1860 North Reading (Middlesex) MA
Daniel Swan    40    Cordwainer    -    40    MA
Louisa A Swan    38    Seamstress    NH
Emma L Swan    6    MA
sarah N Swan    3    MA
Rebecca N Swan    43    Seamstress    MA

1870 North Reading (Middlesex) MA
Swan Louisa A    43    Keeping House    250    NH
_____ Emma L    15    at school    MA
_____ Sarah R    13    at school    MA
_____ Susie S    7    at school    MA
Sawyer Jay E    58    Civil Engineer    MA

1860 Concord Township (Dodge) MN
Daniel E Sawyer    31    Farmer    1000    500    NH
Julia M Sawyer    28    HK    MA
Charles Sawyer    8    NH
Calef M Sawyer    5    NH
Daniel J Sawyer    3    MN

1870 Cherry Grove (Goodhue) MN
sawyer Daniel    41    Cabinet Maker    3000    960    NH
_____ Julia M    39    Keeping house    NH
_____ Caleb M    16    Farmer    NH
_____ Jameous    13    at home    MN
_____ Francis    11    at home    MN
_____ Mary E    7    at home    MN
1 servant also in household

1880 Pine Island (Goodhue) MN
Sawyer Daniel E    51    Furniture Dealer    NH    MA    NH
_____ Sarah R    40    Keeping house    OH    CT    OH
_____ David Junius    22    Son    carpenter    MN    NH    MA
_____ Mary Ellen    17    Daughter    at home    MN    NH    MA
_____ Edward Lynn    4    Son    at home    MN    NH    MA

1900 Pine Island (Goodhue) MN
Sawyer Daniel E    Sept 1828    M 25    NH    NH    NH    Salesman Furniture
_____ Sarah R    May 1840    M 25    4    4    OH    CT    OH
_____ Lynn E    Son    July 1876    S    MN    NH    OH    Salesman “Dry Goods”
Frank E Sawyer    1    MN
Hepta E Sawer    72    HK    NH