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


Addison S Edwards

Father: Mother:

Nathaniel Edwards
Joanna Bradman

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

2/26/1823 Casco ME 12/7/1904 Lewiston ME


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Dorcas Herrick 12/14/1845 Poland ME John Herrick Joanna Fickett

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

7/10/1826 Poland ME 8/7/1904 Lewiston ME


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Addison Alphonso Edwards 2/11/1846 Casco ME
Poland ME
Addison Alden Edwards 4/12/1847 Casco ME

Angeline Augusta Edwards 10/1/1849 Casco ME 7/2/1905 Poland ME
Angenett Edwards 1/17/1851 Casco ME 3/26/1868 Poland ME
Arvesta Estelle Edwards 7/7/1853 Poland ME

Ella Frances Edwards 7/18/1855 Poland ME
Poland ME
Agnes Edwards 11/25/1857 Poland ME

Freeland Herrick Edwards 11/25/1863 Poland ME 2/2/1906 Lewiston ME
Grace Walker Edwards 5/27/1865 Poland ME

Sarah Stimson Edwards 2/8/1867 Poland ME 12/6/1892 Lewiston ME


Family located: Casco ME; Poland ME; Lewiston ME, about 1870
Occupation: Carpenter

Other Info:

Dorcas Herrick Edwards d malignant disease of liver
Sarah S Edwards d peritonitis


1850 Poland (Cumberland) ME
Addison L Edwards    27    Farmer
Dorcas    23
Addison A    3
Angelina A    1

1860 Poland (Androscoggin) ME
Adison S Edwards    37    House Carpenter    0    50
Dorcas    34
Adison A    13
Angelia A    11
Anngenette E    9
Arvesta    7
Agnes    2

1870 Lewiston Ward 2 (Androscoggin) ME
Edward Addison    48    Carpenter    ME
_____ Dorcas    44    House Keeping    ME
_____ Alden A    22    Works in Cotn M    ME
_____ Vesta    18    Works in Cotn M    ME
_____Agness    13    At home    ME
_____ Freeland    6    At School    ME
_____ Grace W    5    At home    ME
_____ Sarah    3    ME

1880 Lewiston (Androscoggin) ME
Edwards Addison S    57    ??? Carpenter    ME    ME    ME
_____ Dorcas    53    Wife    Keeps house    ME    ME    ME
_____ Vesta H    26    Daughter    at home    ME    ME    ME
_____ Freeland H    16    Son    work in shoe shop    ME    ME    ME
_____ Grace W    15    Daughter    at school    ME    ME    ME
_____ Sarah S    13    Daughter    at school    ME    ME    ME
Snell Angie A    30    Daughter    widowed    at home    ME    ME    ME
Doyle Agnes    22    Daughter    widowed    at home    ME    ME    ME
Snell Jesse L    12    Grandson    at school    ME    ME    ME

1900 Lewiston town (Androscoggin) ME
Edwards Addison    Feb 1823    M 54    ME    ME    ME    house carpenter
_____ Dorcas    July 1825    M 54    10    3    ME    ME    ME
Snell Angeline A    Daughter    Oct 1848    Wd    4    2    ME    ME    ME
Weed Agnes    Daughter    Nov 1858    Wd    1    0    ME    ME    ME
Edwards Freeland H    son    Nov 1863    S    ME    ME    ME    day laborer


Addison Edwards and wife Dorcas are buried in Highland Cemetery, Poland ME.


For more information about the ancestors of Dorcas Herrick, see this section of New England Bryant Genealogy Site.