Andrew Edwards

1727–1775
Virginia, United States

The Life of Andrew

Andrew Edwards was born in 1727, in Virginia, United States as the son of Unknown Edwards. He married Elizabeth UNKNOWN about 1751. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died before 27 February 1775, in Cumberland, Virginia, British Colonial America, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Edwards
1727–1775
Elizabeth UNKNOWN
1731–1778
Marriage: about 1751
William Edwards
1750–
Archibald Isham Edwards
1751–
Catherine Edwards
1751–
Andrew Edwards
1752–1819
Elizabeth Edwards
1753–
Mautry Edwards
1757–
Patty Edwards
1759–

Spouse & Children

  • Male1727–1775Male

  • Elizabeth UNKNOWN

    Female1731–1778Female

MARRIAGE
about 1751
children

(7)

  • William Edwards

    Male1750–Male

  • Male1751–Male

  • Catherine Edwards

    Female1751–Female

  • Male1752–1819Male

  • Elizabeth Edwards

    Female1753–Female

+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Unknown Edwards

    Male1700–Male

siblings

(2)

  • Male1727–1775Male

  • William Edwards

    Male1728–1784Male

World Events (2)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 31

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1775

Age 48

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • 1775 Will books, with inventories and accounts, 1749-1887; general indexes to wills, 1749-1975
  • 1775 Will books, with inventories and accounts, 1749-1887; general indexes to wills, 1749-1975
  • Who was Thomas Nathaniel Edwards

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