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


Franklin Edwards

Father: Mother:

Jonathan Edwards
Sarah Stevens

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

6/13/1814 Poland ME 1/21/1894 Mt. Vernon NH


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Mary Dunkley Center
Stoneham MA

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

Wilton [Greenfield]NH

Lawrence MA


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Mary Francelia Edwards
Stoneham MA
Lawrence MA
Frank Angelo Edwards 2/28/1848
Lawrence MA 12/7/1911
Boston MA
Walter Scott Edwards 11/20/1850
Lawrence MA 4/14/1863
Lawrence MA
Webster Pierce Edwards 11/14/1852
Lawrence MA 3/4/1913
Westwood MA
Nellie Edwards 6/17/1857
Lawrence MA


Family located: Lawrence MA
Occupation: Painter

Webster P. Edwards graduated from Tufts College, 1883. His occupation: Dentist

Other Info:

Franklin died of cerebral apoplexy, buried Lawrence MA
Walter S Edwards died of congestion of lungs
Frank A Edwards m 9/17/1873 Lawrence MA Lizzie F Ashton dau of Robert Ashton and Kate _____
Webster Pierce Edwards died of angina pectoria, buried Bellvue Cemetery, Lawrence MA


1850 Lawrence (Essex) MA
Franklin Edwards    35    Painter    3000    ME
Mary    35    NH
Frank A    2    MA
(12 other non-related persons in household)

1860 2nd Ward Laurence City (Essex) MA
Franklin Edwards    46    Painter    3800    300
Mary B    47    NH
Frank A     12    MA
Walter S    9    MA
Webster P    7    MA
Nelly J    3    MA

1870 Ward Two City of Lawrence (Essex) MA
Edwards Franklin    56    House Painter    1000    500    ME
_____ Webster P    17    clerk in Drug Store    MA
_____ Nellie J    13    at School    MA
Stevens Emma H    37    House Keeper    ME
Stanton Ellen H    20    work in woolen mill    Canada

1880 Lawrence (Essex) MA
Edwards Franklin    66    Widowed    Painter    ME    NH    ME
_____ Nellie J    27    Daughter    Keeping House    MA    ME    NH
nine unrelated boarders also in household

1880 Lawrence (Essex) MA
Edwards Frank A    31    Clerk in ___ store    MA    MA    MA
_____ Elizabeth A    26    Wife    Keeping house    England    Eng    Eng
_____ Ashton F    5/12    Jan    Son    MA    MA    Eng
Ashton Catherine    53    Mother in law    Wd    at home    England    Eng    Eng

1880 Boston (Suffolk) MA
Edwards W P    24    Lodger    Dentist    MA    ME    NH
lliving in the household of John Peters

1900 City of Boston (Suffolk) MA
Edwards Frank A    Feb 1848    M 26    M    NH    NH    Commercial traveler
_____ Lizzie F    Aug 1854    M 26    3    2    MA    England    England
_____ Ashton F    Son    Dec 1879    S    MA    MA    MA    at school
_____ Beatrice M    Daughter    July 1882    S    MA    MA    MA    at school

1910 Dedham (Norfolk) MA
Edwards Webster P    57    M 14    MA    ME    NH    Farmer    Home Farm
_____ Mary P    68    M 14    0    0    CT    CT    CT
Summers Joseph    Servant    50    Carolina    Carolina    Carolina    Laborer    Farm