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

Rufus Haines Butterfield

Father: Mother:

Bryce Butterfield
Sarah Susanna Edwards

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

Portland ME


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:

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



Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Lizzie F Butterfield

Other Info:


1860 Biddeford (York) ME
Rufus Butterfield 26 Seaman
Selinda " 24
Betsy Reynolds 21 Operative
Sarah F " 19 Operative
May A " 16 Operative
John Newell 30 Machinist
Lucy J Dame 24 Operative

1870 Dayton (York) ME
Butterfield Rufus H  35 Ship master 1000 250
_____ Selinda 33 Keeping House
_____ Lizzie 9

1880 Brooklyn (Kings) NY
Butterfield Rufus    46    Stevedore    ME    ME    ME
_____Selinda    46    wife    keephouse    ME    ME    ME
_____ Lizzie    19    daughter    ME    ME    ME

1900 City of New York Borough Brooklyn (Kings) NY
Butterfield Salinda    Jan 1836    Wd    1    1    ME    ME    ME    retired
Provost David B    son in law    Oct 1858    M 17    NT    NY    NY    Bookkeeper    Lumber Co
_____ Lizzie F    daughter    Jan 1861    M 17    0    0    ME    ME    ME
Parker Edwin A    nephew    Aug 1844    Wd    PA    ME    ME    salesman    clothing
_____ Ethel P    niece    May 1878    S    RI    PA    RI    stenographer
Zerman John    boarder    May 1865    S    German    German    German    stockbroker
Buttermilch Francis    servant    F    Feb 1873    S    Germany    Germany    Germany    servant

1910 Borough of Bklyn City of NY (Kings) NY
Butterfield Rhoda    74    Wd    1    1    ME    ME    ME
Provost Lizzie    Daughter    47    Wd    0    0    ME    ME    ME
Parker Edwin    Nephew    56    Wd    PA    PA    ME    Clerk    Store
_____ Ethel    Niece    35    S    RI    ME    ME    Stenographer    printing
Buttermilk Frances    servant    35    S    Ger    Ger    Ger    servant    house

1920 New York City Borough Brooklyn (Kings) NY
Butterfield Selindia    Aunt    54    W    ME    ME    ME
living in the household of Josiah Pitts