Isaac Edwards

26 May 1815–25 January 1880 (Age 64)
Harveysburg, Massie Township, Warren, Ohio, United States

The Life of Isaac

When Isaac Edwards was born on 26 May 1815, in Harveysburg, Massie Township, Warren, Ohio, United States, his father, Archibald Edwards, was 35 and his mother, Nancy Ann Harvey, was 28. He married Nancy Harvey on 26 August 1835, in Clinton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 25 January 1880, in Wayne Township, Warren, Ohio, United States, at the age of 64.

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Isaac Edwards
Mary Ann Rich
Marriage: 1853
Florence J Edwards
Christine Ann Edwards
Margaret Emma Edwards
Edwin Thomas Edwards
Mervin C Edwards

Spouse and Children

Warren, Ohio, United States


    Florence J Edwards


    Christine Ann Edwards






+2 More Children

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+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 5

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 21

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • Isaac Edwards, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Isaac Edwards, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Isaac Edwards in entry for Mervin Edwards, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"

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