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


Royal Edwards

Father: Mother:

Isaac Edwards
Emeline Bragdon

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

12/30/1862 Poland ME


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Mary Allison

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

Northumberland, N. B


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Harry W Edwards 1890 Portland ME

Wheelock A Edwards 9/15/1891 Portland ME

Estelle M Edwards 10/25/1892 Portland ME

Bertha E Edwards 10/25/1892 Portland ME

Lillian E Edwards 7/4/1894 Portland ME

Royal L Edwards 1896 Portland ME

Mildred Edwards 1900


Family located: Portland ME; Windham ME
Occupation: Blacksmith

Other Info:


1880 Casco (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Royal    16    Laborer    ME    ME    ME
living in the home of Asa Edwards

1900 Windham Town (Cumberland) ME
Royal Edwards? [page mostly illeg]
husband wife + 5 children
M 11; 6 ch, 5 living

1910 Windham (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Royal N    48    20    ME    ME    ME    Blacksmith Horseshoer
_____ Mary A    44    20    6    5    Canada    Canada    Canada    none
_____ Wheelock A    Son    18    S    ME    ME    ME    Laborer    Lumbering
_____ Mildred M    Daughter    17    S    ME    ME    ME    table girl    hotel
_____ Lillian W    Daughter    15    S    ME    ME    ME    none
_____ Royal L    13    S    ME    ME    ME    none

1920 Windham (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Royal    57    ME    ME    ME    Blacksmith    Own Shop
_____ Mary A    53    Canada    Canada    Canada    none
_____ Wheelock A    Son    28    S    ME    ME    Canada    Hostler    Livery Stable

1930 Windham (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Royal    68    M 27    ME    ME    ME    none
_____ Mary A    64    M 23    Canada    Canada    Canada    none
_____ Royal L    Son    33    S    ME    ME    Canada    Laborer    Motel __ Co

1900 Windham (Cumberland) ME
Edwards Royal    Mar 1862    M 11    ME    ME    ME    Blacksmith
_____ Mary A    Mar 1866    M 11    6    5    New Brunswick    New Brunswick    New Brunswick
_____ Harry W    Son    Apr 1890    S    ME    ME    New Brunswick
_____ Whelock A    Son    Sept 1891    S    ME    ME    New Brunswick
_____ Mildred W    Daughter    Oct 1892    S    ME    ME    New Brunswick
_____ Lillian E    Daughter    Jul 1894    S    ME    ME    New Brunswick
_____ Royal L    Son    Oct 1896    S    ME    ME    New Brunswick

1920 Somerville (Middlesex) MA
Edwards Harry    Lodger    28    S    ME    ME    ME    Conductor    Street Railway
living in the household of John J Ryan

1930 Cambridge (Middlesex) MA
Edwards Henry W    Lodger    40    D 30    ME    ME    ME    Operator    Elevater
living in the household of Joseph Temple


Royal Edwards, wife Mary, and son Wheelock are buried in Arlington Cemetery, Windham ME.

Unpublished Resources:

Mary Allison: Born 3/14/1866, Trout Brook, North Esk, Northumberland, NB, Canada
Died 8/20/1937, North Windham, ME
Parents: David Allison & Margaret Jane Mullin , Trout Brook, North Esk
Harry W Edwards: Born 4/14/1890 Died 2/1973
Needham, MA (3 boys, 1 accidental death in his twenties).
Wheelock A Edwards: Died 8/31/1962 Windham, ME(never married)
Estelle & Bertha Edwards: (Twins) I never knew about them until  I found your site.
Lillian E Edwards: Died 9/21/1970 Portland ME ( 1 child ?)
Royal L Edwards: Died 5/28/1961 Harrison, ME (never married)
Mildred Edwards: Died 9/14/1965 Gorham, ME (4 children)
Except for my brother all of my first cousins on my father's side have died
source: A G Edwards via email, June 9, 2005


For more information about the ancestors of Mary Allison, see this section of Decendants of Henry McCafferty-Elizabeth Holland from Enniskillen Ireland and NewCastle New Brunswick, also Piens-Gillis,from Belgium, and Doherty-Lamothe of Pontiac Quebec and many Others from New Brunswick Miramichi area, Belgium.