Abial H. Edwards served throughout the Civil War. He was enrolled Sept., 1861; mustered in Oct. 4, 1861; and honorably discharged May 7, 1863. He served in the 1st., 9th., 10th., and 29th., Regiments. he was Corporal of Co. K, 9th., Regt. Inf. He was Brigade Mail Agent for some time, and for several months after peace was declared he had charge of the Confederate Mail at Charlestown, S. C.
Member of IOOF of ME; and Bosworth Post, GAR of ME.
1870 Chelsea (Suffolk) MA
Edwards, Abial H 27 Chair Dealer 3000 1800
_____ Anna 27 Keeping House
_____ Josephine 18
_____ Catherine 17
1880 Casco (Cumberland) ME
Cook Susan M 40 Wd Keeping House ME ME ME
Edwards Annie L 37 Wd Dress Maker ME MA NH
_____ Edith E 9 Daughter S MA ME ME
_____ Philip W 6 Son S MA ME ME
1900 Lawrence City (Essex) MA
Hardy George Feb 1825 M 30 NH NH MA Painter (Car)
_____ Anna Nov 42 M 30 2 2 ME MA NH
Hayes Edith E Daughter Sept 1870 M 6 1 1 MA ME ME
_____ George E S in law Dec 1870 M 6 ME ME ME ___ing salesman
_____ Dorothy E Gr Daughter July 1895 S NH ME MA
Abial Edwards is buried in Green Grove Cemetery, Casco ME.
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