Robert Edwards

1867–
Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Robert

When Robert Edwards was born in 1867, in Sussex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Obadiah Edwards, was 35 and his mother, Margaret Luxford, was 31. He had at least 2 sons and 5 daughters with Lilian Hayward. He lived in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom for about 30 years.

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Family Time Line

Robert Edwards
1867–
Lilian Hayward
1872–
Ellen Edith Edwards
1894–
Margaret Irene Edwards
1896–
Evelyn Fanny Edwards
1898–
Obadiah Robert Edwards
1898–
Daisy Estelle Edwards
1900–1988
Nora Mildred Edwards
1903–2003
George Hayward Edwards
1904–1989

Spouse and Children

    Male1867–Male

    Lilian Hayward

    Female1872–Female

children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 13

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 17

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 37

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

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)

  • Robert Edwards in household of Obadiah Edwards, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Robert Edwards in household of Obediah Edwards, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Robert Edwards in household of Obadiah Edwards, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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