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

Nancy Cummins Piper

Father: Mother:

William Piper
Hannah Edwards

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

Otisfield ME
Attleborough MA


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Thomas Wyman

Peru ME
John C Wyman

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

Peru ME

Name:Marriage Date:Marriage Location:Father:Mother:
Erastus I Abbott 10/9/1870 Franklin Plantation ME

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

1/23/1818 Hartland VT


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Clarence A Wyman
Peru ME

Josephine Susanna Wyman
Peru ME

Henrietta Adelia Wyman
Peru ME

Francis Lyford Wyman
Peru ME

Clinton M Wyman
Peru ME 6/16/1867

Esther Jane Wyman
Peru ME

Lee Livingstone Abbott
West Peru ME

Althea Nancy Abbott
West Peru ME

Freemont Quincy Abbott
West Peru ME

Other Info:

Nancy C [Piper] Abbott died of pneumonia, buried Peru ME
Henrietta Adelia Wyman b 3/18/1860 Franklin Pl ME
Francis Lyford Wyman b 2/17/1863 Franklin Pl ME m 3/16/1892 Dedham MA Mabel F Rounds, 23, b Bridgton ME dau of Edward G Rounds and Diana Hall; he died 2/17/1901 Braintree MA, railroad accident, resident of Weymouth, buried S Weymouth MA; s of Thomas Wyman and [marriage record gives mother's name as Nancy Piper; death record as Sophronia Piper]
Alice W Wyman b 1/25/1895 Braintree MA d 9/4/1894 Holbrook MA cholera infantum
Leroy Lyford Wyman b 5/25/1897 Braintree MA
John Francis Wyman b 5/3/1901 Weymouth MA
Esther Jane Wyman b 8/19/1867 Franklin Pl ME
Alver Edwin Abbott b 8/30/1875 Franklin Plantation ME s of Erastus t Abbott and Josephine
Josephine S Wyman m 7/21/1872 Franklin Plantation Erastus T Abbott
Erastus Taylor Abbot b 10/17/1849 Franklin Plantation ME s of Erastus I Abbot and Lydia Ann A
Fremont Quincy Abbott b 11/14/1875 Franklin Plantation ME s of Erastus t Abbott and Nancy C
Esther J Wyman m 1/27/1887 Woodstock ME John T Harding
Lee Livingston Abbott b 9/27/1871 Franklin Plantation ME s of Erastus T Abbott and Nancy C


1860 Peru (Oxford) ME
Thomas Wyman    29    Farmer    800 590    ME
Nancy C “     30    ME
Clarance A “     5    ME
Josephine S “     2    ME
Henryetta A “     2/12    ME

1870 Peru (Oxford) ME
Wyman Nancy C    40    Keeping house    1300    600    ME
_____ Josephine L    11    ME
_____ Francis L    17    At home    ME
_____ Henrietta S    10    ME
_____ Esther J    2    ME

1880 Franklin Plantation (Oxford) ME
Abbott Erastus I    62    M    Farming    VT    NH    NH
_____ Nancy C    50    M    Keeping house    ME    ME    ME
_____ Wyman Esther J    12    Daughter    S    at school    ME    ME    ME

1880 Peru (Oxford) ME
Wyman Francis L    17    Servant    S    Farm laborer    ME    ME    ME
living in the household of Otis Wyman

1900 Weymouth (Norfolk) MA
Wyman Francis L    Feb 1863    M 8    ME    ME    ME    Shoe maker
_____ Mabel F    Sept 1866    M 8    5    2    ME    ME    ME
_____ Harold P    Son    Apr 1896    S    ME    ME    ME
_____ Leroy E    Son    May 1897    S    ME    ME    ME

1900 Haverhill (Essex) MA
Harding John J    June 1866    M 13    MA    NH    NH    Insurance Agent
_____ Esther    Aug 1867    M 13    1    1    ME    ME    ME
_____ C???        Apr 1888    S    ME    NH    ME    At School

1930 Columbia Heights (Anoka) MN
Wyman Harold    33    M    27    ME    ME    ME    Carpenter    Railroad
_____ Stella    26    M    20    MN    Poland    Poland    none
_____ Kenneth    Son    4 2/12    MN    ME    MN    none
_____ Lucilla    Daughter    2 7/12    MN    ME    MN    none
_____ Robert    Son    4/12    MN    ME    MN    none
_____ John    Brother    28    S    MA    ME    ME    Carpenter    Bridge work

1940 Braintree (Norfolk) MA
Wyman LeRoy    42    M    MA    Electric Worker    Electric Co
_____ Sarah E    43    M    MA
_____ Alfred R    Son    21    S    MA    Helper    Ship Building
_____ LeRoy    Son    15    S    MA

1940 Wiscasset (Lincoln) ME
Wyman John F    39    M    MA    Metal worker    Ship building
_____ Mildred T    34    M    ME
_____ Stuart R t    Son    4    S    ME
_____ Gwendolyn R    Daughter    2/12    ME
_____ Mabel F    Mother    73    Wd    ME
Rounds Agnes W    Aunt    64    S    ME


For more information about the ancestors of William Piper, see this section of piper taylor family.

Published History/Genealogy:

Nancy Cummins (Piper) m. Thomas Wyman of Peru.
Source: History of Otisfield by William Samuel Spurr; Reprinted by the Town of Otisfield, 2nd edition