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


Baker Edwards

Father: Mother:

Jonathan Edwards
Sarah Stevens

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

12/25/1811 Poland ME 3/25/1884 Brockton MA


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Abigail Dame 11/27/1845
Paul Dame Betsy Hawkins

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

12/9/1825 Wolfboro NH 12/20/1902 Brockton MA


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Charles Albert Edwards 1/5/1847 Stoneham MA 8/19/1906 Brockton MA
Roselle Edwards 4/1849 Stoneham MA 9/10/1851 Stoneham MA
Frank Wellington Edwards 10/21/1852 Stoneham MA

Alma Gilson Edwards 7/11/1855 Stoneham MA

George Herbert Edwards 1/24/1863 Stoneham MA 12/10/1913 Brockton MA


Family located: Stoneham MA, 1847; Brockton MA, 1875
Occupation: Painter; Shoemaker; Barber

While Baker Edwards was following the occupation of painter, he painted the spire of the First Congregationalist Church, Stoneham, Mass. this was then considered a daring feat. Because of ill health, he gave up painting, and learning the trade of shoemaking, which he followed until 1875, after which he conducted a barber shop and vapor bath business in Brockton.


Other Info:

Abigail d of cerebral apoplexy; bur Stoneham


1850 Stoneham (Middlesex) MA
Baker Edwards    27    Shoe Manufacturer    200    ME
Abby    27    NH
C A    5
R A    1
Benjamin    45    Shoemaker    ME
Charles Wentworth    17    Shoemaker    NH
Francis Wills    22    Shoemaker    NH

1860 Stoneham (Middlesex) MA
Baker Edwards    48    Cordwainer    1000    200 ME
Abby D Edwards    47    Housewife    NH
Charles A Edwards    14
Frank W Edwards    7
Alma G Edwards    4

1870 Stoneham (Middlesex) MA
Edwards Baker    55    works in Shoe Factory    1200    150    MA
_____ Abby    45    keeping house    MA
_____ Frank    17    works in Shoe Factory    MS
_____ Alma    15    at school    MA
_____ Herbert    7    at school    MA

1880 Brockton (Plymouth) MA
Edwards Baker    68    Bath ???    ME    ME    ME
_____ Abbie D    52    Keeping house    NH    NH    NH
_____ Alma G    24    Daughter    in shoe factory    MA    ME    NH
_____ Herbert    16    Son    in shoe factory    MA    ME    NH

1900 Pre B Brockton (Plymouth) MA
Tyler Galen K    Dec 1862    M 15    ME    ME    ME    Farmer
_____ Alma G    July 1857    M 15    0    0    NH    ME    VT
Edwards Abby D    Jan 1822    Wd    1    1    NH    NH    NH
Budden Annis    Servant    Sept 1877    D    Ireland    Ireland    Ireland    HouseKeeper


For more information about the ancestors of Abigail Dame, see this section of Dave Utzinger's Database;