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Nathaniel Marsh Edwards



Father: Mother:



John Edwards
Mary Ann Marsh

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

7/5/1837 Haverhill MA 7/20/1908 Appleton WI

Married:

Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Laura M Wittlesey 6/8/1868 MI Samuel K Whittlesey Melissa Selby

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

4/25/1843 Tallmadge OH 6/10/1869 Appleton WI
Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Harriet Story Ballard 5/12/1874 Appleton WI Amos Story Sarah Tourtelotte

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

3/29/1833 Syracuse NY 3/11/1900 Appleton WI

Child(ren):

Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Nathaniel S Edwards 6//1869 Appleton WI 1873 Chicago IL

Comments:

Family located: Appleton WI
Occupation: Civil Engineer

Nathaniel Marsh Edwards received degree C. E. from Union College, 1859.

He served in the 5th. Mass. Vol. Regt. and the 1st. N. Y. Vol. Engineers, Civil War. He ranked in all grades from Private to Capt. His most noteworthy feat was the successful placing of the swamp battery, known as "swamp angel," which opened fire upon the city of Charlestown, S. C., and was an important feature in producing the final surrender of that city.

He was Engineer and Superintendent, Green Bay and Mississippi Canal Co., 1866-71; Engineer of Fox and Wisconsin River Improvements, under direct supervision of U. S. Corps of Engineers, 1871-76. From 1876 to date of death he was engaged in Consulting practice, as Civil and Hydraulic Engineer of Appleton, Wis.

Other Info:

See biography at
http://archive.org/stream/soldierscitizens00chic#page/241/mode/1up

Census:

1860 Haverhill (Essex) MA
Nelson Spofford    34    Carpenter    MA
Lucy A    29    MA
John S    2    MA
John Edwards    68    Farmer    4800
Nathl M    22    Civil Engineer    MA
Sarah S    20    MA

 1870 Township of Sherman (Keweenaw) MI
Whittlesey S H    59    Physician    2000    1900
_____ Melissa    54    Keeping House    OH
_____ Mary    23    At Home    OH
Falira Mary    17    Domestic Servant    MI
Edwards Nathaniel    1    WI
Second Ward City of Appleton (?) WI
hotel? boarding house?
Edwards N M    33    Civil Engineer    0    5000    MA

1880 Appleton ? WI
Edwards Nathaniel M    43    Civil Engineer    MA    MA    MA
_____ Harriet    47    Wife    Keeping house    NY    NY    NY
Ballard Ervin M    27    Married    Step son    Book Keeper    WI    NY    NY
_____ Ellen    23    Married     Step doughter    At home    WI    unknown    unknown
_____ Jeanie    5    Daughter    WI    WI    WI
_____ Anson    3    Son    WI    WI    WI
_____ Hattie    1    Daughter    WI    WI    WI
_____ Leda    25    Step daughter    At home    WI    NY    NY
_____ Rena    24    Step daughter    At home    WI    NY    NY
_____ Nellie    17    Step daughter    At home    WI    NY    NY
_____ Freddie    14    Step son    At School    WI    NY    NY
Trettina Tina    23    Servant    Servant    NY    Germany    Germany

1900 Appleton (_____) WI
Edwards Nathaniel M    July 1836    WD    MA    MA    MA    Civil Engineer
Infolk Harry    __ son    Feb    1862    M 2    ENG    ENG    ENG    M__
_____ Jeannie    __daugh    Dec 1874    M 2    0    0    WI    WI    WI
Krangusch    Lena    Servant    Apr    1871    S    WI    GER    GER

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