Crawford Co., Georgia
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Edwards, William M. Sr.

Male 1830 - 1903  (73 years)


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  • Name Edwards, William M. Sr. 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 1830  Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Dec 1903  Bibb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1904  Shiloh Primitive Baptist Church, Macon, Bibb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I339  Crawford Co
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2014 

    Father Edwards, William L. "Kit",   b. Abt 1778, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1876, Bibb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 98 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Summerlin, Martha,   b. 1794, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Jun 1901  (Age 107 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F271  Group Sheet

    Family Marshall, Rebecca Frances,   b. 01 Dec 1833, Hancock, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1901, Bibb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 24 Nov 1850  Macon, Bibb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Edwards, Edmund,   b. 1852, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. DECEASED
     2. Edwards, William M. Jr.,   b. 31 Oct 1855, Bibb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1905, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     3. Edwards, Robert Ellison,   b. 1857, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1891, Bibb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     4. Edwards, Mary Frances,   b. 1861,   d. Bef 1900  (Age < 39 years)
     5. Edwards, Nancy Jane,   b. 01 Jun 1862,   d. DECEASED
     6. Edwards, Eliza,   b. 05 Jan 1867,   d. 07 May 1930  (Age 63 years)
     7. Edwards, Joseph E. "Joe",   b. 05 Apr 1867, Bibb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1939, Bibb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     8. Edwards, Euchia,   b. 1871, Bibb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1889, Bibb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F260  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1830 - Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Nov 1850 - Macon, Bibb, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Dec 1903 - Bibb, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1904 - Shiloh Primitive Baptist Church, Macon, Bibb, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • MUSTER ROLL OF *COMPANY F, 57th REGIMENT
      GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY
      ARMY OF TENNESSEE
      C. S. A.
      CRAWFORD Co., GA
      BRAGG RIFLES

      Edwards William M - private May 3 1862 Captured at Vicksburg Miss July 4 1863 Paroled there July 7 1863 Exchanged in 1863 Pension records show he surrendered at Greensboro N C April 261865 (Born in Bibb Co. Ga in 1828)
      Was trained to be a Veterinarian during the War Between The States, captured at Vicksburg

      There is a family story that goes like this. Sometime during the Civil War, William was helped by an indian named Euchia. William later named a daughter Euchia.

  • Sources 
    1. [S26] 1880 Census Bibb Co., GA.

    2. [S182] Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=39494835.

    3. [S53] Bibb Co., GA Marriage Books, B p 230.