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


Mary Hannah Edwards

Father: Mother:

Leonard Edwards
Mary Welch

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

5/12/1851 Otisfield ME


Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
John Brown Meserve 12/2/1872 Casco ME George Meserve Mary Mitchell

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

9/4/1842 Raymond ME 8/11/1912 Otisfield ME


Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Eva Ardelle Meserve 8/15/1880 Casco ME

Eliza Angie Meserve 10/7/1885 Casco ME


Family located: Casco ME; Otisfield ME
Occupation: Farmer

John B. Meserve enlisted May 6, 1861 in co. K, 5th., Me. Vol. Regt. Inf., Civil War; and was discharged July 27, 1864.

Other Info:


1880 Casco (Cumberland) ME
Meserve John B    36    Farmer    ME    ME
_____ Hannah M    28    Wife    Keeping house    ME    ME    ME
_____ George    76    Farmer    Hip out    otherwise disabled    ME    ME    ME
_____ Martha    78    Wife    House Keeper    otherwise disabled    ME    ME    ME

1900 Otisfield town (Cumberland) ME
Meserve John B    Sept 1842    M 28    ME    ME    ME    Farmer
_____ Mary H    Aug 1852    M 28    2    2    ME    ME    ME
_____ Eva R    Daugh    Aug 1880    S    ME    ME    ME    House maid
_____ Angie    Daugh    Oct 1885    S    ME    ME    ME    invalid

1910 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Meserve John B    67    M 2    37    ME    ME    ME    Farmer    General Farm
_____ Mary H    57    M 1    37    2    2    ME    ME    ME    none
_____ Lizzie G    Daughter    24    ME    ME    ME    none

1920 Harrison (Cumberland) ME
Smith William H    42    ME    ME    ME    Farmer    General Farm
_____ Eva A    39    ME    ME    ME    none
_____ Delia A    Daughter    8    S    ME    ME    ME    none
Meserve Hannah M    Mother in law    67    Wd    ME    ME    ME    none
1 boarder also in household



For more information about the ancestors of John Brown Meserve, see this section of Bailey & Sutton Genealogy, England, New England & Beyond.

Published History/Genealogy:

This family is listed in the 1906 Census, living in Otisfield.