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


Rhoda Moore Edwards

Father: Mother:

Preston Edwards
Sarah Jane Caldwell

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

4/9/1841 Otisfield ME 5/17/1914 Keene NH


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Sylvanus Andrew Morse 11/2/1867 Lawrence MA James Morse Esther Nash

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

12/8/1840 Sullivan NH 12/19/1921
Keene NH


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
James Preston Morse 12/6/1870 Keene NH 11/9/1939
Keene NH
Nellie Jane Morse 6/30/1872 Keene NH

Elmer Thomas Morse 1/14/1876 Keene NH


Family located: Keene NH
Occupation: Carpenter and Builder

In 1906 Sylvanus Morse had been three years in Keen City Council, and eight years on Board of Assessors.
Member of AF & AM of NH.

James and Elmer Morse - Members of Knights Templar, AF & AM of NH.

Other Info:

Sylvanus Morse d of heart disease
James P Morse m 10/2/1897 Keene NH Faith Cassendana Woodburn dau of George W Woodburn and Emily F Baldwin; m 2/7/1932 Keene NH Alice Lovett Rowell dau of Frank Greenwood Levett and Mary Alice Torrey
Elmer T Morse m 1/18/1902 Keene NH Belle Corey dau of Webster Corey and Mary Oakes; 4/25/1932 Nashua NH Verena Munroe dau of Joseph E Adams and Lura Corwin


1870 Keene (Cheshire) NH
Morse Sylvanus    29    Farmer    2500    NH
_____ Rhoda M    29    Keeping House    ME
_____ James    61    NH
Smith Mary J    37    Keeping House    MA

1880 Keene, Ward 5 (Cheshire) NH
Morse Sylvanus A    39    Farmer    NH    NH    NH
_____ Rhoda M    39    Wife    Keeping house    ME    ME    ME
_____ James P    9    Son    NH    NH    ME
_____ Nellie J    8    Daughter    NH    NH    ME
_____ Elmer T    4    Son    NH    NH    ME

1900 City of Keene (Cheshire) NH
Morse Sylvanus    Dec 1840    M 33    NH    NH    NH    Carpenter
_____ Rhoda M    Mar 1841    M 33    3    3    ME    ME    ME    Housekeeper
_____ Nellie J    Daughter    June 1873    S    NH    NH    ME    Dressmaker
_____ Elmer T    Son    Jan 1876    S    NH    NH    ME    Plumber

1900 Keene (Cheshire) NH
Morse James P    Dec 1870    M 3    NH    NH    ME    Pattern Maker
_____ Faith C    June 1871    M 3    2    2    NH    NH    NH    Housekeeper
_____ Hazel W    Daughter    Aug 1898    S    NH    NH    NH
_____ Marion R    Daughter    Feb 1900    S    NH    NH    NH

1910 Keene (Cheshire) ME
Morse James P    39    M 12    NH    NH    NH    __ maker    __ __ factory
_____ Faith C    39    M 12    2    2    NH    LA    NH    none
_____ Hazel W    Daughter    11    S    NH    NH    NH    none
_____ Marion R    Daughter    10    S    NH    NH    NH    none

1910 Keene (Cheshire) NH
Morse Elmer T    34    M 7    NH    NH    ME    manufacturer    chairs
_____ Belle C    37    M 7    0    0    NH    NH    MA    Cook    Hotel

1910 Keene (Cheshire) NH
Morse Sylvanus A    69    42    NH    NH    NH    Own Income
_____ Rhoda M    59    42    3    3    ME    ME    ME    none

1920 Keene (Cheshire) ME
Morse Sylvanus A    70    NH    NH    NH    none

1920 Keene (Cheshire) NH
Morse James    49    NH    NH    NH    Laborer    __ Factory
_____ Cassindena    48    NH    NH    NH    none
_____ Hazel W    Daughter    21    S    NH    NH    NH    none
_____ Marion    Daughter    19    S    NH    NH    NH    Bookeeper    Office

1930 Keene (Cheshire) NH
Morse James B    59    M 27    NH    NH    ME    ___    __ __
_____ Cassie F    59    M 27    NH    ZA    NH    none


For more information about the ancestors of Sylvanus Andrew Morse, see this section of [untitled]