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Edwin (Ted) EDWARDS

Edwin (Ted) EDWARDS

Male 1870 - 1918  (47 years)

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  • Name Edwin (Ted) EDWARDS  [1
    Born 28 Nov 1870  Cleehill, Coreley, Salop (Shropshire), England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    • called "Faulkner's Fold near Ludlow.
    Gender Male 
    Census 02 Apr 1871  Cleehill, Coreley, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Household includes: Edward (21), Abigail (22), Elizabeth (2), Edwin (4 mos), Abigail's brother Daniel (18) and Daniel's wife Caroline (18).
    Census 03 Apr 1881  War Edge, Caynham, Salop (Shropshire), England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Household includes: Edward (31), Abigail (32), Elizabeth (12), Edwin (10), John (8), Peter (6), Mary (2), & Edward W. (5 mos).
    Emigration Apr 1890  Liverpool, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Edwin arrived in New York 14 Apr 1890 on the S/S City of Chicago.
    Died 26 Oct 1918  St. George (Clark Island), Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • In support of the WW1 war effort, Ted and his son Peter went to Bath, Maine to work in the shipyard. It was at the shipyard where it is believed he was exposed to the dreaded flu virus.
    Buried Aft 26 Oct 1918  Old First Parish Cemetery, St. George (Wiley's Corner), Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Notes 
    • Edwin returned to England in early 1892 to visit his family. On this date, he sailed from Liverpool with his brother John (Jack) Edwards arriving in New York on 9 Mar 1892. [10]
    Person ID I49  Cartwright
    Last Modified 5 Mar 2012 

    Father Edward EDWARDS,   b. 08 Aug 1849, Bennets End, Knowbury, Ludlow, Salop (Shropshire), England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Apr 1926, Faulkners Fold, Cleehill (near Ludlow), Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Abigail HICKMAN,   b. 1849, Cradley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Dec 1909, Faulkners Fold, Cleehill (near Ludlow), Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 14 Sep 1868  St. Thomas Church, Dudley, W. Midlands Co., W. Midlands, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Census 02 Apr 1871  Cleehill, Coreley, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Household includes: Edward (21), Abigail (22), Elizabeth (2), Edwin (4 mos), Abigail's brother Daniel (18) and Daniel's wife Caroline (18). Edward is a coal miner.
    Census 03 Apr 1881  War Edge, Caynham, Salop (Shropshire), England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Household includes: Edward (31), Abigail (32), Elizabeth (12), Edwin (10), John (8), Peter (6), Mary (2), & Edward W. (5 mos). Edward is a coalminer. They live next to Edward's brother William Edwards, his father John Edwards and his uncle Edward Edwards,
    Census 05 Apr 1891  Cleehill, Caynham, Salop (Shropshire), England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • Household includes: Edward (42), Abigail (42), Peter (16), Mary (12), Edw. William (10), Herbert (8), Nellie (2), & Daniel (11 mos). Edward is a coal miner.

      Six Edwards' households living next to one another: Edward (b. 1816), John (b. 1819), John (b. 1847), Edward (b. 1849), William (b. 1853), and Edward (b. 1871).
    Census 31 Mar 1901  Cleehill, Salop (Shropshire), W. Midlands, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    • Household includes: Edward (52), Abigail (53), John (28), Edward William (20), Herbert (18), Ernest (16), Nellie (13), Daniel (10), and Abigail's mother Mary (Russon) Hickman (76). Edward is a coalliery proprietor.
    Family ID F18  Group Sheet

    Family Rose Gardner VENNER,   b. 17 Jul 1874, Rockland, Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1957, Rockland, Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 23 Feb 1893  Rockland, Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 14
    Census 05 Jun 1900  St. George (Clark Island), Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    • Household includes: Ted (30), Rose (26), Edwin (6), & Peter (3). Ted is a paving cutter.
    Census 10 May 1910  Ocean Street, St. George (Clark Island), Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    • Household includes: Ted (40), Rose (36), Edwin (16), Peter (13), Lucy (10), Rose (6), Ernest (4), Olive (2), brother Daniel (20), Ted's sister-in-law Lydia Christoffersen (34), and Lydia's son Carl (4). Ted is a paving cutter in a stone quarry.
    Children 
     1. Edwin Richard EDWARDS, Sr.,   b. 20 Feb 1894, St. George (Clark Island), Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1979, Rockland, Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Lucy Anne EDWARDS,   b. 07 Nov 1900, St. George (Clark Island), Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1988, Heart Failure, Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     3. Rose Abigail EDWARDS,   b. 04 Dec 1904, St. George (Clark Island), Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1999, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     4. Ernest Leroy EDWARDS,   b. 19 Mar 1906, St. George (Clark Island), Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1974, Rockland, Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     5. Olive Mabel EDWARDS,   b. 21 Jun 1908, St. George (Clark Island), Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1996, Thomaston, Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     6. Lillian May EDWARDS,   b. 28 Apr 1910, St. George (Clark Island), Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1910, St. George (Clark Island), Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     7. Nellie Elizabeth EDWARDS,   b. 16 Jan 1912, St. George (Clark Island), Knox Co., ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 2001, Bradenten, Manatee Co., FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Family ID F23  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Edwin (Ted) Edwards (1870-1918)
    Edwin (Ted) Edwards (1870-1918)
    About 1915 at Long Cove Quarry
    S/S City of Chicago 1883-1892
    S/S City of Chicago 1883-1892
    Edwin (Ted) Edwards emigrated from England arriving in New York 14 Apr 1890 on the S/S City of Chicago. This 430' steam powered ship had four masts for sailing and could achieve a speed of 14 knots under power. There were accommodations for 140-1st, 100-2nd, and 850-3rd class passengers.

    Source:
    Ship Photo: Norway Heritage - Hands Across The Sea, online http://www.norwayheritage.com (29 Mar 2006).
    Ship Description: Clyde-Built Database, online http://www.clydesite.co.uk/clydebuilt/viewship.asp?id=4764 (29 Mar 2006).
    Edwards Home, Clark Island, Maine (1918)
    Edwards Home, Clark Island, Maine (1918)

    Headstones
    Edwards: Old First Parish Cemetery
    Edwin Edwards 1870-1918
    Wiley's Corner, St. George, Maine

    Histories
    Biography: Edwards, Edwin (Ted)
    Biography: Edwards, Edwin (Ted)
    b. 1870, d. 1918

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Freeman Family Records, Edwards: In posession of Daniel Edwards, Jr. Baraboo, WI. Provided to David Freeman Spring 2004..

    2. [S1] Freeman Family Records, Lucy Freeman Birthday Book (Donna Freeman).

    3. [S99] 1871 England Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2005), England, Shropshire, Corely, ED 4, Pg 23, RG10/2738, Folio 32.

    4. [S30] Edwards' Origins, Compiler: Philip Edwin Edwards, (Rockland, Maine, 1972), Edward Edwards (63), Pg Vc3.

    5. [S87] Cemetery Records/Marker, Edwards headstone; transcribed by Vivian Edwards September 2005..

    6. [S99] 1871 England Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2005), Shropshire, Corely, St. John, ED 4, ref RG10/2738, folio 32, pg 23, hsehld 106; Edward Edwards household data accessed Oct 2002.

    7. [S102] 1881 England Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2005), Shropshire, Cainham, Knowbury, ED 3, ref RG11/2616, folio 33, pg 12, hsehld 55; Edwards Edwards household data accessed 2 Mar 2006.

    8. [S103] NY Passenger Lists 1820-1897, Compiler: Ancestry.com, (MyFamily.com Inc., Provo, UT, 2005), Roll 546, ln 9, lst 471; Edwin Edwards data accessed 16 Jul 2004.

    9. [S39] Achorn Cemetery, Edwards headstone; transcribed by Vivian Edwards September 2005..

    10. [S103] NY Passenger Lists 1820-1897, Compiler: Ancestry.com, (MyFamily.com Inc., Provo, UT, 2005), 1892, HMS Tuetonic; roll 583; line 7; pg 13. Data accessed 4 Mar 2012.

    11. [S6] LDS/IGI - v5.0 British Isles, Batch No: M040142, Dates: 1866-1870, Source Call No: 0378783, Type: Film.

    12. [S172] 1891 England Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2005), Shropshire, Cainham, Knowbury, ED 3, ref RG12/2082, folio 31, pg 12, hsehld 31; Edward Edwards household data accessed 4 Mar 2006.

    13. [S166] 1901 England Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2005), Herefordshire/Shropshire, Cainham, Knowbury, Ludlow, ED 3, ref RG13/2505, folio 33, pg 13, hse 64; Edward Edwards household data accesses Oct 2002.

    14. [S7] Edwards Fam Statistics, Olive Edwards Strout, (Jan 1990).

    15. [S44] 1900 U.S. Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2009), ME, Knox, t. eorge, Clark Island Village, ED153, Roll T623-595, Bk 1, Pg 213a.

    16. [S49] 1910 U.S. Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2009), ME, Knox, St. George, Clark Island Village, ED 157, sht 22B, roll 542, bk 3, pg 74B.



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