Frank Tyler Edwards

1862–1948 (Age 85)
Champaign, Ohio, United States

The Life of Frank Tyler

When Frank Tyler Edwards was born on 9 December 1862, in Champaign, Ohio, United States, his father, John Edwards, was 28 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Cummins, was 25. He married Alvena Louisa Horne on 20 January 1885, in Alma, Wabaunsee, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Riverside Township, Trego, Kansas, United States for about 10 years and Brownell, Ness, Kansas, United States in 1940. He died on 22 October 1948, in Denver, Colorado, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in McCracken Cemetery, McCracken, Rush, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Tyler Edwards
Alvena Louisa Horne
Marriage: 20 January 1885
Mamie Edwards
William Edwards
Blanche Ethel Edwards
Bertha Esther Edwards
Beatrice Fern Edwards

Spouse & Children

20 January 1885
Alma, Wabaunsee, Kansas, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Colorado War

Age 1

The Colorado War was a conflict between the United States and an alliance among the Kiowa, Araphaho, Cheyenne, and Comache nations of the Native American. The war was over the Eastern Plains of the Colorado Territory and resulted in the removal of the tribes.

Age 24

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

Frank Tyler Edwards Life Story - written in 1918

FRANK EDWARDS. The most interesting part of the history of Kansas is the story of those individuals who made homes in the state when conditions were primitive and every settler had to fight a stubbor …

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Sources (3)

  • Frank Edwards, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Frank Edwards, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frank Edwards, "United States Census, 1910"

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