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


Bela Cass Edwards

Father: Mother:

John Edwards
Susanna Scribner

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

8/29/1812 Casco ME 1870 (at sea)


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Sarah Ann Guilford 1848 Portland ME Elijah Guilford Abigail _____

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

8/10/1868 Cape Elizabeth ME


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Emily Flemming Edwards 5/30/1849 Portland ME 12/8/1929
Central Falls RI
Elizabeth Bradford Edwards 3/10/1851 Portland ME 7/15/1876 Haverhill MA
Oliver Nash Edwards 3/18/1853 Boston MA 5/18/1912 Sailors' Snug Harbor
Elijah Guilford Edwards 6/10/1855 Casco ME 10/18/1905 Providence RI
Clarissa Ann Edwards 7/18/1857 Casco ME

Adeline Guilford Edwards 1/2/1859 Casco ME 11/1891 Cumberland Mills ME
Bela Edwards 3/20/1865 Cape Elizabeth ME 3/2/1872 Chelsea MA
Loring Harold Edwards 6/1866 Cape Elizabeth ME 2/1868 Cape Elizabeth ME


Family located: Casco ME; Cape Elizabeth ME, 1857
Occupation: Mast and Spar Maker

Elijah G. Edwards was not married. His occupation: File Grinder

Other Info:

Bela Edwards d of consumption


1850 Ward 6 Portland, Cumberland County, ME
Bela Edwards    38    Sparmaker
Sara    22
Emily    1
Charles Brown    17    Apprentice

1860 Casco (Cumberland) ME
Bela Edwards    48    Farmer    1000    125
Sarah A G    31
Emily F    11
Lizzie B    9
Oliver N    7
Elijah G    4
Clarissa A    3
Adeline G    1

1900 Providence (Providence) RI
Washington [Street?]
Sykes Letitia    Apr 1863    Wd    2    2    ME    Canada    Canada    Lodging  house    keeper
_____ Charles E    Son    July 1896    S    RI    MA    ME
_____ Raymond P    Son    July 1897    S    RI    MA    ME
Edwards Lizzie A    Sister    May 1860    M 18    0    0    ME    Canada    Canada    Spooling thread in mill
_____ Oliver N    Brother in law    MA    ME    ME    File grinder
_____ Elijah S    Lodger    June 1857    S        ME    ME    ME    File grinder
5 other lodgers in household


For more information about the (possible) ancestors of Sarah Ann Guilford, see this section of Ancestors: Holmes, Jones, Reed, Higgins, etc.