Marcus Anthony Edwards

1 February 1879–2 August 1956 (Age 77)
Hillsboro, Fleming, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Marcus Anthony

When Marcus Anthony Edwards was born on 1 February 1879, in Hillsboro, Fleming, Kentucky, United States, his father, John Calhoun Edwards Sr, was 43 and his mother, Sarah Lavina Toner, was 36. He lived in Magisterial District 5, Fleming, Kentucky, United States in 1900. He died on 2 August 1956, at the age of 77, and was buried in Jeffersonville, Clark, Indiana, United States.

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Marcus Anthony Edwards
Mary Singer

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Calhoun Edwards Sr


    Sarah Lavina Toner




+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 13

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 21

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

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)

  • Marcus Edwards in household of John C Edwards, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mark Edwards in household of Sarah Edwards, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Marcus Anthony Edwards, "Find A Grave Index"

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