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Edmund Jackson FREEMAN

Male 1843 - 1902  (59 years)


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  • Name Edmund Jackson FREEMAN  [1
    Born 12 Jan 1843  Dover, Strafford Co., NH Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 08 Aug 1850  Dover, Strafford Co., NH Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Household includes: Edmund J. Sr. (39), Mercy A. (39), Henry D. (16), Priscilla R. (14), Harriet A. (12), Almenia T. (9), & Edmund J. Jr. (7).
    Census 06 Jun 1860  Dover, Strafford Co., NH Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Household includes: Edmund J. Sr. (49), Mercy A. (49), Priscilla R. (24), Harriet A. (22), Almenia T. (19), & Edmund J. Jr. (17).
    Residence 1890  8 Follen Street, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1894  Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 03 Apr 1902  548 Cambridge Street, Allston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Funeral services were held at his late residence
    Event-Misc 07 Apr 1902  Forest Hills Cemetery, West Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    • The Forest Hills Cemetry Receiving Tomb contains 275 vaults used for storing caskets during the winter months when the frozen ground prevents digging of graves. Edmund's casket was put in the receiving tomb pending purchase of a lot and the Spring thaw. It appears a lot was never purchased at Forest Hills and the casket remained in the receiving vault for over 14 years until its removal on 23 Oct 1916 for reburial in Wareham.
    Buried 23 Oct 1916  Centre Cemetery, Wareham, Plymouth Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • This cemetery lot was bought by Frederic Freeman in 1913 for $10.00.
    Person ID I260  Cartwright
    Last Modified 15 Mar 2012 

    Father Edmund J. FREEMAN, Sr.,   b. 12 Dec 1811, Wellfleet, Barnstable Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Jan 1894, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Mercy A. FREEMAN,   b. 22 Nov 1811, Wellfleet, Barnstable Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1880, Dover, Strafford Co., NH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1833  Wellfleet, Barnstable Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    • Marriage between cousins. Mercy was 1st cousin of Edmund's father.
    Census 08 Aug 1850  Dover, Strafford Co., NH Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Household includes: Edmund J. Sr. (39), Mercy A. (39), Henry D. (16), Priscilla R. (14), Harriet A. (12), Almenia T. (9), & Edmund J. Jr. (7). Edmund J. Sr. is listed as a trader.
    Census 06 Jun 1860  Dover, Strafford Co., NH Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Household includes: Edmund J. Sr. (49), Mercy A. (49), Priscilla R. (24), Harriet A. (22), Almenia T. (19), & Edmund J. Jr. (17). Edmund J. Sr. is a saloon keeper.
    Census 03 Jun 1870  Dover, Strafford Co., NH Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • Household includes Edmund J. (58) & Mercy A. (58). No occupation listed for Edmund.
    Family ID F146  Group Sheet

    Family Frances (Fannie) Helen HORNE,   b. 31 Jul 1842, NH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1917, Waltham, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 15 Aug 1864  [13
    Census 25 Jun 1870  Dover, Strafford Co., NH Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • Household includes: Edmund J. (57), Frances (Fannie) Helen H. (56), & son Frederic (3). Edmund J. is listed as a wholesale and retail oyster dealer.
    Census 01 Jun 1880  396 Northampton Street, Boston (Roxbury), Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    • Household includes: Edmund J. (37), Frances (Fannie) Helen H. (36), & son Frederic (12). Edmund J. is listed as a wholesale oyster dealer.
    Census 07 Jun 1900  Lamoine, Hancock Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    • Household includes: Edmund J. (57), Helen H. (56), granddaughter Helen F. (10), & three servants. Edmund J. is a hotel proprietor for the summer.
    Children 
     1. Frederic (nmn) FREEMAN,   b. 26 Sep 1866, Dover, Strafford Co., NH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1920, Wareham, Plymouth Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    Family ID F21  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    Freeman: Centre Cemetery
    Freeman: Centre Cemetery
    Freeman: Centre Cemetery
    Freeman: Centre Cemetery

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] Freeman Genealogy 1875, Frederick Freeman, (Franklin Press: Rand, Avery, and Co., Boston, MA, 1875), ID 2439 notes, Page 320.

    2. [S11] Obituary, MA, Boston Herald, 5 Apr 1902, Pg 10: Jackson, Edmund J..

    3. [S1] Freeman Family Records, Freeman, Lucy; Birthday Book.

    4. [S19] 1850 U.S. Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2009), NH, Strafford, Dover, sht 42, dwl 218, fam 322, Freeman household (October 2002)..

    5. [S42] 1860 U.S. Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2009), NH, Strafford, Dover Ward 2, pg 41, dwl 226, fam 334, Freeman household (October 2002)..

    6. [S11] Obituary, NH, Dover Enquirer, 5 Jan 1894: Freeman, Edmund (father).

    7. [S11] Obituary, MA, Boston Herald, 5 Apr 1902, Pg 10: Freeman, Edmund J..

    8. [S40] Forest Hills Cemetery, Edmund J. Freeman, receiving tomb, vault 153. Telecon David Freeman and Forest Hills Cemetery (01 Sep 2005)..

    9. [S54] Centre Cemetery, Edmund J. Freeman, headstone, lot 633. Retrieved by David Freeman (16 Aug 1999)..

    10. [S12] Freeman Genealogy 1875, Frederick Freeman, (Franklin Press: Rand, Avery, and Co., Boston, MA, 1875), ID 2439.IV.

    11. [S12] Freeman Genealogy 1875, Frederick Freeman, (Franklin Press: Rand, Avery, and Co., Boston, MA, 1875), ID 365, 820, 823.

    12. [S43] 1870 U.S. Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2009), NH, Strafford, Dover Ward 2, pg 9, dwl 63, fam 81, Freeman household ( November 2002)..

    13. [S23] Marriage Certificate, (Original Date, 15 Aug 1864).

    14. [S43] 1870 U.S. Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2009), NH, Strafford, Dover, Ward 1, Pg 1, Roll M593-849, Pg 22, Img 44.

    15. [S48] 1880 U.S. Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2009), MA, Suffolk, Boston, ED 720, Pg 159C, Roll T9-0558.

    16. [S44] 1900 U.S. Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2009), ME, Hancock, Lamoine, ED 61, sht 3A, roll 593, hse 65, fam 65; Edmund J. Freeman household data accessed 3 Jan 2008.
      Helen F. (10), Edmund J. (57) and Helen F. (55) were also listed (in error) as living with their son Frederic in Wellesley, MA.



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