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Benjamin Franklin  Edwards

Benjamin Franklin Edwards[1]

Male 1840 - 1910  (69 years)

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  • Name Benjamin Franklin Edwards  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Nickname Bing 
    Born 28 Sep 1840  Cherokee County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Cherokee County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Living in District 27 
    Census 1860  Sparks, Titus County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military 10 May 1862  Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Civil War - Confederate - Badge of Courage - Sgt. Co. K 19 Tex Inf. CSA;
    Indexed as B. F. Edwards, age 24, Sergeant. Member of Company K, 19th Infantry, Texas. Reported to Camp Waterhouse near Jefferson, Hopkins County, Texas; Enlisted in Hopkins County on 10 May 1862 for a period of 3 years or war. No. of miles to rendezvous was 75 miles. Present on Muster Roll cards for May 10, 1862 to June 30, 1862; July and Aug 1862; Oct 31, 1862. The November/December 1862 Muster Roll states: ?Sent to convalescent camp near Little Rock, Arkansas. Name appears in roll of names present.? In Muster Roll dated January/February of 1863 ? he is present ? states he enlisted in Titus County ? which conflicts ? previously said Hopkins. In Muster Roll dated May and June 1863 he is present ? last paid on June 30th. In Muster Roll dated July and Aug 1863 he is absent ? ?Left sick at Monroe Louisiana on July 18, 1863. Still absent in Sept/October 1863. Present in January/February of 1864.  
    Census 1870  Hopkins County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Living in Precinct 2 
    Census 1880  Johnson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1900  Hill County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Living in Justice Precinct 6 
    Died 4 Jul 1910  Hill County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Hill County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Derden Cemetery; Plot: W-2
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    Person ID P2148  Curbow Montoya Family | Curbow Family Branch, Ham Family Branch
    Last Modified 5 Jul 2011 

    Father Gideon Edwards,   b. 1801, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1890, Weir, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Jane Unknown,   b. 1797, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1932  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joanna Elizabeth Ham,   b. 31 Aug 1843, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sept 1915, Buel, Johnson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Calidonnia Mansfield Edwards,   b. 25 Jul 1864, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1939, Archer County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +2. Alice Lenorah Edwards,   b. 26 Feb 1866, Fannin County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1946, Plainview, Hale County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Mary Udora Edwards,   b. 12 Aug 1868, Hopkins County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Apr 1943, Cleburne, Johnson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  []
     4. Sara Edwards,   b. 1871, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  []
    +5. Joanna Elizabeth "Betty" Edwards,   b. 21 Sep 1872, Buel, Johnson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1930, Cleburne, Johnson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  []
     6. Ninnie M Edwards,   b. 1875, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     7. Benjamin Franklin Edwards,   b. Sep 1877, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     8. Lula L Edwards,   b. 1879, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     9. William Arthur Edwards,   b. 7 Oct 1880,   d. 1 Sept 1898  (Age 17 years)  []
    +10. Robert Eston Edwards,   b. 31 Mar 1882, Johnson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Jan 1974, Plainview, Hale County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  []
    +11. Ola Etna Edwards,   b. Aug 1885, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1971, Abilene, Taylor County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)  []
    +12. Thomas E Edwards,   b. 29 July 1886, Johnson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1950, Lawton, Blaine County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  []
    Family ID F1929  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Sep 1840 - Cherokee County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Living in District 27 - 1850 - Cherokee County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Civil War - Confederate - Badge of Courage - Sgt. Co. K 19 Tex Inf. CSA; Indexed as B. F. Edwards, age 24, Sergeant. Member of Company K, 19th Infantry, Texas. Reported to Camp Waterhouse near Jefferson, Hopkins County, Texas; Enlisted in Hopkins County on 10 May 1862 for a period of 3 years or war. No. of miles to rendezvous was 75 miles. Present on Muster Roll cards for May 10, 1862 to June 30, 1862; July and Aug 1862; Oct 31, 1862. The November/December 1862 Muster Roll states: ?Sent to convalescent camp near Little Rock, Arkansas. Name appears in roll of names present.? In Muster Roll dated January/February of 1863 ? he is present ? states he enlisted in Titus County ? which conflicts ? previously said Hopkins. In Muster Roll dated May and June 1863 he is present ? last paid on June 30th. In Muster Roll dated July and Aug 1863 he is absent ? ?Left sick at Monroe Louisiana on July 18, 1863. Still absent in Sept/October 1863. Present in January/February of 1864. - 10 May 1862 - Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Living in Precinct 2 - 1870 - Hopkins County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Johnson County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Living in Justice Precinct 6 - 1900 - Hill County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Jul 1910 - Hill County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hill County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Benjamin Franklin Edwards
    Benjamin Franklin Edwards
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    Military Records
    Benjamin Franklin Edwards
    Benjamin Franklin Edwards
    Civil War Muster Roll Card

  • Sources 
    1. [S2624675888] 1880, (1880 U.S. Census Index ), Year: 1880; Census Place: , Johnson, Texas; Roll: T9_1313; Family History Film: 1255313; Page: 284.1000; Enumeration District: 82; Image: .
      Birth date: abt 1841Birth place: AlabamaResidence date: 1880Residence place: Johnson, Texas, United States

    2. [S2625378497] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860. M653, 1), Year: 1860; Census Place: Sparks, Titus, Texas; Roll: M653_1305; Page: 172; Image: 343.
      Name: Benjamin EdwardsBirth Date: abt 1840Birth Place: AlabamaResidence Date: 1860Residence Place: Sparks, Titus, Texas

    3. [S2624675888] 1880, (1880 U.S. Census Index ), Year: 1880; Census Place: , Johnson, Texas; Roll: T9_1313; Family History Film: 1255313; Page: 284.1000; Enumeration District: 82; Image: .
      Name: Benjamin EdwardsBirth Date: abt 1841Birth Place: AlabamaResidence Date: 1880Residence Place: Johnson, Texas, United States

    4. [S2625380337] 1900 United States Federal Census, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, ), Year: 1900; Census Place: Justice Precinct 6, Hill, Texas; Roll: T623 1645; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 48.
      Name: Benjamin EdwardsBirth Date: abt 1841Birth Place: AlabamaResidence Date: 1900Residence Place: Justice Precinct 6, Hill, Texas

    5. [S2625403972] 1850 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, ), Year: 1850; Census Place: District 27, Cherokee, Alabama; Roll: M432_3; Page: 137B; Image: .
      Birth date: abt 1839Birth place: AlabamaResidence date: 1850Residence place: District 27, Cherokee, Alabama

    6. [S2624683368] 1870 United States Federal Census, (1870. United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls. Minnesota. Minnes), Year: 1870; Census Place: Precinct 2, Hopkins, Texas; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: .
      Birth date: abt 1841Birth place: AlabamaResidence date: 1870Residence place: Precinct 2, Hopkins, Texas, United States