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


Ellen Maria Edwards

Father: Mother:

Clark Swett Edwards
Maria F Mason

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

1/27/1853 Bethel ME 7/23/1924
Milan NH


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
James Selden Phipps 6/17/1875 Bethel ME James Monroe Phipps Lydia Gould Wheeler

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

5/15/1847 Milan NH 4/3/1905 Berlin NH


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Maud Lillian Phipps 1/26/1877 Milan NH

Marcia Edwards Phipps 11/9/1889 Milan NH


Family located: Milan NH
Occupation: Merchant

Other Info:

Ellen M Phipps died of acute dilation of heart


1880 Village of Milan Corner (Coos) NH
Phipps James M    63    Farmer    NH    NH    NH
_____ Lydia G    60    Wife    Keeps house    NH    NH    NH
_____ James S    33    Son    Farmer    NH    NH    NH
_____ Ellen M    27    Daughter in law    Keeps house    ME    ME    ME
_____ Maud L    3    Grand daughter    NH        NH    ME
Cole Emily P    39    Daughter    Seamstress    NH    NH    NH
_____ Elmer E    19    Grandson    at home    NH    NH    NH
_____ Clara E    16    Granddaughter    at home    NH    NH    NH
_____ Lena B    13    Granddaughter    at school    NH    NH    NH
_____ Louis H    41    son in law    ?????     NH    NH    NH
Pettengill George D    26    Servant    Farm laborer    NH    NH    NH

1900 town of Milan (Coos) NH
Phipps James S    Mar    1848    M 25    NH    NH    ME    Bank Treas
_____ Nelle M    Jan 1853    M 25    2    2    ME    ME    ME
_____ Marcia E    Daughter    Nov 1889    S    NH    NH    ME    at school
O’Neil Thomas    Servant    1870    S    Canada    Canada    Canada    Farm Laborer

1920 Milan (Coos) NH
Phipps Ellen M    67    Wd    ME    ME    ME    none
Taylor Thomas N    Son in law    33    VT    US    US    Retail Merchant    __ Store
_____ Marcia P    Daughter    30    NH    NH    ME    none

1930 Milan (Coos) NH
Taylor Thomas N    43    M 29    VT    VT    NH    Merchant    General Store
_____ Marcia P    40    M 26    NH    NH    ME    none
1 servant, 1 boarder also in household


For more information about the ancestors of James Seldon Phipps, see this section of Traylor's from France to Virginia and Beyond.