Sydney D. Edwards enlisted in Civil War, Jan., 1862, in Co. I, 5th. Me. Regt. Inf.; was discharged; re-enlisted Nov., 1863 in Co. B. 30th. Me. Regt. Inf. being mustered into service Dec. 28; was transferred to Co. C, of same Regt. 1864; and was finally discharged Aug. 5, 1865. He participated in Red River Expedition.
He was for several years member of Board of Selectmen of Oxford, and also Supt. of Schools of the same town. He was Trial Justice for over fourteen years.
Member of AF&AM of Maine; and T. A. Roberts Post, GAR of Maine.
1880 Oxford (Oxford) ME
Edwards Sidney 36 Huckster ME ME ME
_____ Anna 26 Keeping house ME ME ME
_____ L???a 5 ME ME ME
_____ Sidney Jr 2 ME ME ME
1900 town of Oxford (Oxford) ME
Edward Sidney Sept 1843 M 27 ME ME ME Farmer
_____ Anna Aug 1852 M 27 3 3 ME ME ME
_____ Roy Son Feb 1878 S ME ME ME [illeg]
_____ Ralph Son May 1885 S ME ME ME at school
Denning Herbert boarder June 1871 M 5 MA ME ME Carpenter
_____ Lenore boarder Dec 1874 M 5 1 1 ME ME ME
_____ Verna boarder Jan 1896 ME MA ME
McAllister Elmer boarder Nov 1877 S ME ME ME Painter (House)
1910 Oxford (Oxford) ME
Edwards Anna F 57 Wd 3 3 ME ME ME none
_____ Leroy son 32 11 ME ME ME Farmer Home Farm
_____ Lucritia B Daughter in law 28 11 1 1 ME ME ME none
_____ Ivan L Grandson 9 S ME ME ME none
Irving James E Boarder 28 M2 IA ME ME ___ Woolen Mill
1920 Oxford (Oxford) ME
Edwards Anna F 67 Wd ME ME ME Farmer Farm ___
_____ Roy S Son 41 ME ME ME Farmer __ __
_____ Bell L Daughter in law 35 ME US US Finisher Woolen Mill
_____ Ivan N Grandson 18 S ME ME ME Presser Woolen Mill
_____ Methyl L Granddaughter 15 S ME ME ME none
_____ Mona E Granddaughter 14 S ME ME ME none
_____ Hugh M Grandson 5 S ME ME ME none
For more information about the ancestors of Annie (Joanna) Files Wardwell, see this section of Samuel Wardwell of Andover.