Frank William Edwards

1865–1951 (Age 87)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Frank William

When Frank William Edwards was born in 1865, in Wisconsin, United States, his father, Joseph Edwards, was 42 and his mother, Jane Blackbourn, was 35. He married Ella Louisa May Hammond on 21 November 1888, in Glen Haven, Grant, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Bloomington, Grant, Wisconsin, United States in 1900 and Glen Haven, Grant, Wisconsin Territory, United States for about 5 years. He died on 14 December 1951, in Glen Haven, Grant, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Frank William Edwards
1865–1951
Ella Louisa May Hammond
1870–1937
Marriage: 21 November 1888
Arch ( Archie) Teucer Edwards
1890–1957
Maude Marie Edwards
1895–1938
Claude Franklin Edwards
1897–1959
Dorothy May Edwards
1908–1976
Florence Celinda Edwards
1910–1984

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
21 November 1888
Glen Haven, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
children

(5)

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1823–1884Male

  • Jane Blackbourn

    Female1830–1918Female

siblings

(13)

  • Mary Ann Edwards

    Female1850–1920Female

  • Female1852–1915Female

  • John George Edwards

    Male1854–1939Male

  • Amelia Cecelia Edwards

    Female1856–1873Female

  • Emma Cecelia Edwards

    Female1858–1870Female

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1865

Age 0

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 2

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 25

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Frank Edwards in household of Joseph Edwards, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Frank W Edwards, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frank W Edwards, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"

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