edwards genealogy


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

Hattie G Edwards

Father: Mother:

David W Edwards
Caroline Bartlett

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



Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
John W Ayer
1/31/1867 Palermo ME

of Montville Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:


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


Other Info:

voter registration records Oakland CA 1896:
David Edwards Ayer, Lawyer, 23, 5'5" fair complexion, black eyes, brown hair
Richard Bartlett Ayer, Newspaperman, 25, 5'8 1/2" dark complexion, gray eyes, brown hair
both b Maine and living at 1031 7th Av
Hattie G Ayer applied for passport NY NY 1/9/1905; widow, age 54, 5'4", high forehead, brown eyes, med nose, med mouth, round chin, brown hair, med complexion, round face


1870 Fairfield (Somerset) ME
Ayer John W    29    Dry Goods dealer    0    2000    ME
_____ Hattie G    21    Keeping house    ME

1880 Sutter Creek (Alameda) CA
Ayer John W    40    M    clerk in __ mill    ME    ME    ME
_____ Hattie G    30    M    school teacher    ME    ME    ME
_____ Richard    9    son    at school    ME    ME    ME
_____ David E    7    son    at school    ME    ME    ME

1900 Oakland (Alameda) CA
Ayer Olive    Daughter    Sept 1870    M 0    0    0    CA    NY    NH
_____ Richard B    Son in law    Sept 1870    M 0    ME    ME    ME    Clerk (Street Dept)
living in the home of Celia M Denison

1900 Oakland (Alameda) CA
Ayer Hattie G    Dec 1850    Wd    2    2    ME    ME    ME
Garland Converse J    Father    May 1819    M 25    ME    NH    CT
_____ Caroline A    Mother    Sept 1825    M 25    3    3    ME    ME    ME
Bartlett Erastus    Cousin    Mch 1811    Wd    ME    ME    ME
2 servants also in household

1910 Oakland (Alameda) CA
Ayer Olive D    daughter    38    M1    2    2    CA    NY    NH    none
_____ Richard B    son in law    38    M1    ME    ME    ME    Contractor    Street
_____ Eli D    son    7    S    CA    ME    CA    none
_____ John W    son    5    S    CA    ME    CA    none
living in the home of Celia M Dennison

1920 Piedmont (Alameda) CA
Ayer Richard B    49    M    ME    ME    ME    Agent    Real Estate
_____ Olive D    49    M    CA    NY    NH    none
_____ Dennison    Son    15    CA    ME    CA    none
_____ John W    Son    14    CA    ME    CA    none
3 other persons in household

1920 Shreveport ( Caddo) LA
Ayer David E    47    M    ME    US    US    Broker    Oil Stocks
_____ Mary E    22    M    NJ    NJ    Ireland    none

1930 Piedmont (Alameda) CA
Ayer Dennison    26    S    CA    ME    CA    agent    real estate
_____ Olive    Mother    51    Wd    CA    NY    ME
_____ Harriet G Grandmother    79    Wd    ME    ME    ME
1 servant, 1 cook also in household