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


Bryce McLellan Edwards

Father: Mother:

Bryce McLellan Edwards
Martha Irish

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

9/25/1839 Westbrook ME 3/31/1903 Portland ME


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Henrietta Libby 1/5/1864 Westbrook ME Andrew Libby Sophronia Small

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

4/3/1843 Gorham ME 4/25/1896 Portland ME


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
George Cole Edwards 1/25/1866 Westbrook ME

William Dean Edwards 8/3/1868 Westbrook ME 5/30/1870 Westbrook ME
Louise Libby Edwards 5/20/1870 Westbrook ME

Marion McLellan Edwards 2/27/1879 Portland ME


Family located: Westbrook ME, 1864; Portland ME, 1877
Occupation: Hardware Merchant

Bryce M. Edwards was Senior Member and President of Firm, Edwards & Walker Co., Portland Me. Member of Temple Lodge, No 86, AF&AM of Maine.

Marion M. Edwards graduated from Portland High School in 1898, and attended School of Boston Museum of Fine Arts, 1903-05.

Other Info:


1870 Westbrook (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Bryce M    70    Trader    6000    1500    ME
_____ Martha    61    Keeps house    ME
_____ Bryce Jr    34    Grocer    ME
_____ Etta    27    wife    ME
_____ Geo C    4    ME
_____ girl    1/12    ME

1880 Portland (Cumberland) ME
Maple Street
Edwards Bryce M    40    Genl? Hardware    ME    ME    ME
_____ Etta    37    Wife    Keeping house    ME    ME    ME
_____ George C    14    Son    At home    ME    ME    ME
_____ Louise    10    Daughter    At home    ME    ME    ME
_____ Marion    1    Daughter    At home    ME    ME    ME
_____ Elizabeth B    58    Boarder    Widowed    Dress Maker    ME    ME    ME
Frederick Walker, Genl Hardware, living in next house

1900 Portland town (Cumberland) ME
Free Street
Edwards Bryce    about 1846    Wd    ME    ME    ME    Merchant
_____ George Son    May 1875    S    ME    ME    ME    Clerk
_____ Marian    Daughter    Apr 1879    S    ME    ME    ME
Connelly Delia    Servant    Nov 1878    S    Ireland    Ireland    Ireland    Servant


For more information about the ancestors of Henrietta Libby, see this section of John Libby Descendants - A work in progress in collaboration with Allen E. Humphries, JLFA Board Member