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Chapter 1
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John 1
John 2
John 3
Richard 3
Jonathan 3
Samuel 3
Nathaniel 3
William 3

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Samuel S Edwards



Father: Mother:



John Edwards
Jemima Wallingford

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

3/9/1781 Haverhill MA 5/10/1870

Married:

Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Hannah Thompson 1/30/1808 Gilmanton NH


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


NH
10/11/1849

Child(ren):

Name Birth Date Birth Location Death Date Death Location
Sarah T Edwards 1809 Liberty ME
5/20/1880
Woburn MA
Irene W Edwards
10/25/1810 ME 10/17/1893
Martha Edwards 7/1812
11/26/1860
Susan S Edwards 1814 ME
5/14/1888
Woburn MA
Hannah T Edwards 8/1816 Liberty ME
4/13/1896
Lowell MA
David W Edwards 12/1819
10/13/1864
Rachel Edwards 11/2/1822
12/4/1890
[male] Edwards 1820-25


Julia D Edwards9/18/1825
11/4/1874
Montville ME
Rosannah Edwards 1828


Comments:

Tradition is that Samuel S. Edwards, after his marriage at Gilmanton, N. H., located in the central or eastern portion of southern Maine.

Other Info:

1810 census household of Samuel Edwards, Montville Plantation, Lincoln County, Maine lists 2 adults and one girl under the age of 10.
1820 census, Montville Plantation - 2 adults, 1 boy and 4 girls under the age of 10, one girl age 10-16.
1830 census - Liberty (Waldo County) ME - 2 adults aged 40-50, 2 girls under 5, 1 boy and 1 girl age 5-10. 1 boy and 1 girl 10-15, 2 girls 15-20,  1 girl 20-30
1840 census - Liberty - 2 adults 50-60, 2 girls 10-15, 1 girl 15-20, 1 boy and 3 girls 20-30
1850 census - Liberty - Samuel, farmer, age 68, head of household; Martha W, 38; Susan S, 36, Hannah, 24; Rosannah, 22
1860 census - Liberty - Samuel Edwards, 80, born MA; Martha 47, born ME

1855 Woburn (Middlesex) MA
Susan Edwards    41    ME

1865 Woburn (Middlesex) MA
Converse Lydia    62    MA    S
Edwards Susan    50    ME    S

1880 Wob urn (Middlesex) MA
Edwards Susan S    65    S    Nurse    ME    MA    MA

buried in Mt Repose Cemetery Montville (Waldo County, Maine):
Capt Samuel Edwards died may 10, 1870 age 90 yr 2 mo 1 day
his wife Hannah died Oct 11, 1849 age 63
Martha Edwards died Nov 26, 1860 age 48 yr 4 mo

Susan S Edwards d disease of the heart

from History of the town of Liberty
Samuel Edwards
Samuel Edwards came here among the early settlers and lived on what is now A B Sherman’s place. His son, David W, a charter member of Liberty Masonic Lodge, was killed in 1865 while attending to his duties as US Deputy Marshal.

Martha unmarried lived with father always as per census
Susan and Rosannah unmarried and living tog in 1870 as per census