edwards genealogy


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


Wyatt Turner Edwards

Father: Mother:

Isaiah Edwards
Betsy Elizabeth Peobody

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

3/17/1844 Otisfield ME


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Abbie Roselle Durfee

William Durfee Rosanna Kilgore

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

11/28/1846 Hanover ME


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Ellie May Edwards 1/5/1867
Ellsworth Edwards 11/28/1869
8/27/1877 Otisfield ME
Elena Rose Edwards 5/31/1881

Hattie May Edwards 4/30/1883


Family located: Albany ME; Otisfield ME
Occupation: Farmer

Wyatt T. Edwards served in Co. C, 25th. Me. Regt., Inf., Civil War. He enlisted Sept. 10, 1862; and was discharged July 11, 1863.

Member of Oriental Lodge, No. 17, K of P of ME; Bickmore Post, No. 11, GAR of ME.

Other Info:


1870 Albany (Oxford) ME
Edwards Wyatt    25    Farming    500    250    ME
_____ Abbie R    23    Keeping house    ME
_____ Ella May    2    At home    ME
_____ Ellsworth    7/12    At home    ME

1880 Windham (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Silas B    42    work in pulp mill    ME    ME    ME
_____ Malissa A    35    Wife    Keeping House    ME    ME    ME
_____ Granville    18    Son    At Home    ME    ME    ME
_____ Eulelia M    11    Daughter    At School    ME    ME    ME
_____ Annie B    8    Daughter    At School    ME    ME    ME
_____ Charles E    6    Son    ME    ME    ME
Cusaria Durfee    28    Boarder    Laborer    ME    ME    ME
_____ Lizzie J    26    Boarder    Boarder    ME    ME    ME
_____ Willie J    1        ME    ME    ME
Edwards Abbie R    34    Sister in law    Boarder    ME    ME    ME

1900 Otisfield town (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Wyatt T    Mar 1844    M 33    ME    ME    ME    Farmer
_____ Abbie R    Nov 1847    M 33    4    2    ME    ME    ME
_____ Elena R    Daughter    May 1881    S    ME    ME    ME    Servant
_____ Hattie M    Daughter    Apr 1883    S    ME    ME    ME    Servant

1910 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Wyatt T    66    45    ME    ME    ME    Retired
_____ Abbie R    63    45    4    2    ME    RI    ME    none
Davis Edwin    son in law    32    2    ME    ME    ME    Laborer    Saw Mill
_____ Hattie M    Daughter    26    M2    2    2    2    ME    ME    ME    none
_____ Marjorie M    Grand daughter    11/12    S    ME    ME    ME    none
_____ Maron    Grand daughter    11/12    S    ME    ME    ME    none
Stuart Lena R    Daughter    28    D    1    1    ME    ME    ME    House Keeps    Private Family
_____ Ellsworth W    Grand son    5    ME    ME    ME    none

1920 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Davis Edwin    41    ME    ME    ME    Farmer    General Farm
_____ Hattie M    36    ME    ME    ME    none
_____ Margaret M    Daughter    18    S    ME    ME    ME    none
Edwards Wyatt T    Father in law    75    ME    ME    ME    none
_____ Abbie R    Mother in law    73    ME    ME    ME    none
Stuart Ellsworth W    Nephew    15    ME    ME    ME    none


Wyatt Turner Edwards, wife Abbie, and children Ellie May and Ellsworth are buried at Cedar Crest Cemetery, Otisfield ME.


Published History/Genealogy:

Abbie Roselle Durfee d 11/28/1928.
Wyatt Turner Edwards lived in several places in Spurrs Corner.
Source: History of Otisfield by William Samuel Spurr; Reprinted by the Town of Otisfield, 2nd edition

This family is listed in the 1906 Census, living in Otisfield.