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


Rachel Edwards

Father: Mother:

William Edwards
Lydia Baker

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

9/31/1793 Gilmanton NH 1/16/1885 Otisfield ME


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Henry Gould 3/17/1808
Otisfield ME Moses Gould

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

Portland ME
Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Gilbert Winslow
Portland ME

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

Fayette ME


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
William Edwards Gould 5/22/1810 Otisfield ME

Stephen Gould 5/26/1811 Otisfield ME 9/28/1896 Harrison ME
Henry Gould 1812 Otisfield ME

Mary Ann Gould 11/14/1813 Otisfield ME 6/12/1850 Otisfield ME
Siebe Gould 1/24/1817 Otisfield ME 1/7/1892 Otisfield ME
Harvey Gould
Otisfield ME
Bath ME
George Gilbert Winslow 6/3/1828 Otisfield ME 2/6/1915
Westfield MA
Caleb Edwards Winslow 9/14/1830 Otisfield ME 4/8/1913 Otisfield ME
Maria M Winslow 1833 Otisfield ME 10/8/1846 Otisfield ME
Margaret Ellen Winslow 7/12/1835 Otisfield ME 10/1898 Otisfield ME
Almira Helen Winslow 7/12/1835 Otisfield ME 1910 Phillips ME


Gould family located: Casco ME
Occupation: Farmer

Winslow family Located: Otisfield ME
Occupation: Brickburner and Farmer

Other Info:

Sephen Gould d 9/28/1891 Otisfield ME apoplexy, bur Kezsar Falls Park; b Casco s of Wm Gould and Rachel Edwards
Ellen M Jones d 10/8/1898 Naples ME result of burn by explosion of lamp; buried Edes Falls Cemetery, dau of John G Winslow and Rachel Edwards


1830 Raymond (Cumberland) ME
Gilbert Winslow
2 males under 5
1 male 10-15
1 female 15-20
1 male 30-40
1 female 40-50

1840 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Gilbert Winslow
2 females under 5
1 male 1 female 5-10
1male 10-15
1 male 20-30
1 male 1 female 40-50

1850 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Rachel Winslow    60
Caleb    18    none
Margaret    14
Almira    14

1860 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Rachel Winslow    65    Widow
Caleb    28    Farm Laborer    400



Rachel Edwards, son George Gilbert, and daughter Maria are buried in Forrest Edwards' Cemetery, Otisfield ME.

Published History/Genealogy:

Henry Gould son of Moses was a cooper M. Rachel dau of Wm. and Lydia (Baker) Edwards. lived near the Willow Tree Corner on the Gore, afterwards lived in Norway, and then in the south part of Otisfield, and died in Portland. Taxed first in 1805.
Henry Gould deeded to Richard Edwards 8/21/1811 for $100 "His homestead farm in Thompson Pond Plantation, 50 acres."
Gilbert Winslow m int 11/4/1827 Mrs. Rachel (Edwards) Gould dau of Wm and Lydia and wid. of Henry Gould. He came from Cape Elizabeth was a brick burner and farmer, may have lived on Oak Hill where his son Caleb lived.
George G. 6/3/1828 soldier in Co. E, 31,32 ME inf
Source: History of Otisfield by William Samuel Spurr; Reprinted by the Town of Otisfield, 2nd edition