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Oliver Newell Edwards



Father: Mother:



Isaiah Edwards
Betsy Elizabeth Peabody

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

1/7/1851 Otisfield ME

Married:

Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Myra Ann Hughes 5/20/1876 Otisfield ME William Hughes Sophia Helen Jones

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

12/3/1849 Bristol Eng

Child(ren):

Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Helen Bessie Edwards 4/21/1877 Otisfield ME

Wallace Wilkins Edwards 3/14/1879 Otisfield ME

William Hughes Edwards 6/29/1881 Otisfield ME 4/18/1906 Augusta ME
Alice Weston Edwards 6/17/1886 Otisfield ME

Ralph Merton Edwards 6/9/1890 Otisfield ME

Comments:

Family located: Otisfield ME; New Gloucester ME, 11/23/1905
Occupation: Farmer

Other Info:

Census:

1880 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Oliver N    29    Farm Laborer    ME    ME    ME
_____ Marianne H    29    Wife    Keeping house    Eng    Eng    Eng
_____ Bessie H    3    Daughter    ME    ME    ME
_____ Wallace W    1    Son    ME    ME    ME

1900 Otisfield town (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Oliver N    Jan 1851    M 24    ME    ME    ME    Farmer
_____ Mary A    Dec 1849    M 24    5    5    ME    ME    ME
_____ Helen B    Daughter    Apr 1877    S    ME    ME    ME    Servant
_____ William H    Son    June 1881    S    ME    ME    ME    Servant
_____ Alice W    Daughter    June 1886    S    ME    ME    ME    At School
_____ Ralph M    Son    June 1890    S    ME    ME    ME    At School

1910 New Gloucester (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Oliver N    59    34    ME    ME    ME    Farmer    General Farm
_____ Mary    60    34    England    England    Wales    none
_____ Helen B    Daughter    32    S    ME    ME    England    none
_____ William W    Son    31    S    ME    ME    ME    England    Farm Laborer    Home farm
_____ Alice _    Daughter    21    S    ME    ME    England    none
_____ Ralph M    Son    18    S    ME    ME    England    none

1920 New Gloucester (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Wallace W    39    S    ME    ME    England    Farmer    General Farm
_____ Mary A    Mother    69    Wd    England    England    England    none
_____ Alice W    Sister    32    S    __    ME    England    none
_____ Ralph M    Son    28    S    __    ME    England    Riveting    Ship Yard

1930 New Gloucester (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Wallace W    51    M 44    ME    ME    England    Farmer    General Farm
_____ Bessie M    43    M 36    ME    ME    ME    none
_____ Helen B    Daughter    6    S    ME    ME    ME    none
_____ Averill V    Daughter    4 7/12    S    ME    ME    ME    none

1930 New Gloucester (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Ralph M    38    S    ME    ME    England    Farmer    General Farm
_____ Mary A    Mother    Wd    26    England    England    England    none
_____ Alice W    Daughter    48    S    ME    ME    England    none

Published History/Genealogy:

John Oliver Hubbard Newell Edwards son of Isaiah lived south of Spurrs Corner, where Charles Smith lived and also north of the Corner, where Oliver Spurr formerly lived. He moved to New Gloucester and died there.
son Wm. Hughes 6/29/1881-4/18/1906 died at Augusta Insane Hospital.
Source: History of Otisfield by William Samuel Spurr; Reprinted by the Town of Otisfield, 2nd edition