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

marker Reuben Heath Edwards

Father: Mother:

Stevens Edwards Deliverance Hamblen

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

11/25/1818 Otisfield ME 11/20/1890 Woodstock ME


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Abigail Smith 9/15/1839
Otisfield ME
Henry Smith Lois Morse

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

Otisfield ME 3/10/1876 Woodstock ME


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Margaret Ellen Edwards 7/11/1840 Otisfield ME 1/17/1898 Woodstock ME
Newell Nutting Edwards 4/2/1842 Otisfield ME 9/5/1843 Otisfield ME
Edwin Newell Edwards 4/2/1842 Otisfield ME 5//1842 Otisfield ME
Susan Augusta Edwards 10/11/1844 Otisfield ME 11/6/1912 Bethel ME
Lois Hannah Edwards 12/28/1846 Otisfield ME 1861 Otisfield ME
Zilpha E Edwards 7/31/1849 Otisfield ME 1861 Otisfield ME
Edwin Newell Edwards 4/10/1853
4/18/1873 Paris ME
Clara E Edwards 10/14/1854

Flora E Edwards 3/12/1858

Nora E Edwards 3/12/1858

Arvilla Evelyn Edwards

Bethel ME
Eugene Charles Edwards

Bethel ME


Family located: Otisfield ME; Harrison ME; Waterford ME; Woodstock ME
Occupation: Farmer

Other Info:

Reuben m 2/17/1877 Otisfield ME Rachel H Andrews


1850 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Reuben H Edwards    31    Farmer    1000
Abigail    29
Margaret E    10
Susan A    5
Lois H    3
Zilpha    1
Stevens    77    Farmer
Delia    74

1860 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Reubin H Edwards    41    Farmer    450    300
Abigail    39    Wife
Margaret E    19    House Work
Susan A    16    House Work
Lois H    13
Zilpha    10
Edwin N    7
Clara E    5
(twins) Nora E    2
Flora E    2
Aurilla    1/12
Benjamin S York    23    Farm Laborer

1870 the Town of Sumner (Oxford) ME
Washburn Olonzo    50     Farmer    3000    1300    MA
_____ Elvira E    49    Keeping house    MA
_____ Albert H    18    MA
_____ Clara E    13    ME
same dwelling different family
Edwards R H        52    Farmer    ME
_____ Abbie    49    Keeping house    ME
_____ Edwin N    17    ME
_____ Clara E    15    ME
_____ Flora E    12    ME
_____ Arvila E    10    ME
_____ Charles E    6    ME

1880 Woodstock (Oxford) ME
Edwards Reuben H    61    Farm Laborer    ME    ME    ME
_____ Rachel    50    Keeping House    ME    ME    ME
Andrews Edwin    17    Step son    works in Chair Factory    ME    ME    ME
_____ Nellie    12    Step daughter    at school    ME    ME    ME


For more information about the ancestors of Abigail Smith, see this section of Descendants of John and Mary Scriven Through Their Son, John Scribner.