Caleb Edwards

22 April 1770–
Dalwood, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Caleb

When Caleb Edwards was christened on 22 April 1770, in Dalwood, Devon, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Edwards, was 39 and his mother, Dorothy Anning, was 42.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

John Edwards
Dorothy Anning
John Edwards
Thomas Edwards
Mary Edwards
Elizabeth Edwards
Joshua Edwards
Dorothy Edwards
Caleb Edwards

Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English (also common in Wales): patronymic from Edward .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Caleb, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Caleb Edwards, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.