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
Ella Louisa May Hammond
Marriage: 21 November 1888
Arch ( Archie) Teucer Edwards
Maude Marie Edwards
Claude Franklin Edwards
Dorothy May Edwards
Florence Celinda Edwards

Spouse & Children

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


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1823–1884Male

  • Jane Blackbourn




  • Mary Ann Edwards


  • Female1852–1915Female

  • John George Edwards


  • Amelia Cecelia Edwards


  • Emma Cecelia Edwards


+8 More Children

World Events (8)


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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