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William Edwards



Father: Mother:



Richard Edwards
Hannah Lathrop

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

9/2/1779 Gorham ME 6/6/1850 W. Gardiner ME

Married:

Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Dorcas Merrill 11/30/1803 (Gorham) ME Daniel Merrill Dorcas Crockett

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

1/1/1784 Gorham ME
8/21/1867 West Gardiner ME

Child(ren):

Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Susan Edwards 12/20/1804 Gorham ME
7/10/1881
Emiline Edwards 2/9/1806 Gorham ME
2/27/1880 West Gardiner ME
James Harker Roach Edwards 11/13/1807 Gorham ME 5/26/1890 Gorham ME
Betsy M Edwards 12/16/1808 Gorham ME
3/2/1882 Baltimore MD
Dorcas Merrill Edwards 12/28/1810 Gorham ME
4/25/1876 West Gardiner ME
Catherine L Edwards 3/2/1813 Gorham ME 9/10/1837 West Gardiner ME
Charlotte Edwards 2/17/1815 Gorham ME 11/7/1861 New Gloucester ME
Harriet Edwards 11/25/1817 Gorham ME 8/1/1891 West Gardiner ME
Hannah L Edwards 8/15/1819 Gorham ME 8/27/1892 West Gardiner ME
Margaret A Edwards 10/2/1821 Gorham ME
6/30/1907 Sabattus ME
Mary Jane Edwards 1/7/1825 Gorham ME
9/20/1879 Litchfield ME
Albion Keith Paris Edwards 9/29/1827 Gorham ME 9/22/1904 Lisbon ME

Comments:

Family located: Fayette ME; Gorham ME
Occupation: Carpenter

William Edwards was a private in Capt. Toppan Robie's Co., Gen. James Irish's Brigade, which marched to the relief of Portland, War of 1812.

Other Info:

Census:

1810 Gorham (Cumberland) ME
William Edwards
1 male 3 females under 10
1 male 10-16
1 male 1 female 16-26
2 males 26-45

1830 Gorham (Cumberland) ME
William Edwards
1 male under 5
2 females 5-10
2 females 10-15
3 females 15-20
2 females 20-30
1 male 30-40
1 female 40-50
1 male 60-70

1840 Gardiner (Kennebec) ME
Wm Edwards
2 males 10-15
2 females 15-20
1 female 20-30
1 female 40-50
1 male 50-60

1850 Gardiner (Kennebec) ME
William Edwards    69    Farmer
Dorcas Edwards    65
Margaret    "    28
Albion KP    "    22        "    600