See also

Family of Sampson Edwards and Matilda Bent

Husband: Sampson Edwards (1792-1864)
Wife: Matilda Bent (1793?-1859?)
Children: Elizabeth Edwards (1814- )
Harriet Edwards (1817-1850)
Sarah Edwards (1818- )
Sampson Edwards (1821- )
Mary Ann Edwards (1823- )
Lucy Edwards (1825?- )
Benjamin Edwards (1828-1852?)
Marriage Banns 28 August 1814 St. Andrew's Church, Church Road, Weybread, Suffolk, England1
both of this parish, both single. also 14/8 21/8
Marriage 2 September 1814 St. Andrew's Church, Church Road, Weybread, Suffolk, England1,2,3,4
both of full age, single and of this parish, witnessed by Martin Bent and Sarah Baxter

Husband: Sampson Edwards

Name: Sampson Edwards5
Sex: Male
Alt. Name: Sampson Edwards6
Alt. Name: Samson Edwards1
Father: Benjamin Edwards (1754?-1836)
Mother: Elizabeth Chapman (1750?-1814?)
Occupation wheelwright7,8
Birth 10 January 1792 Weybread, Suffolk, England5,7,8
Baptism 20 May 1792 (age 0) St. John the Baptist, Metfield, Suffolk, England2,5,6
son of Benjamin Edwards and Elizabeth late Chapman
Census 6 June 1841 (age 45) Weybread, Suffolk, England7
a wheelwright living with his wife, three children, father-in-law and a visitor, born in Suffolk
Directory 1844 (age 51-52) Weybread, Suffolk, England9
beer house keeper & wheelwright
Census 30 March 1851 (age 59) Weybread, Suffolk, England8
married head of the household working as a wheelwright and living with his wife, a son and a granddaughter, born in Weybread Suffolk
Directory 1855 (age 62-63) Weybread, Suffolk, England10
wheelwright
Death August 1864 (age 72)
Burial 22 August 1864 St. Andrew's Church, Church Road, Weybread, Suffolk, England1,11
aged 72

Wife: Matilda Bent

Name: Matilda Bent2,4
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Matilda Edwards2
Alt. Name: Matilda Bent12
Alt. Name: Matilda Edwards12
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1793 (approx.) Brockdish, Norfolk, England7,8
Census 6 June 1841 (age 45) Weybread, Suffolk, England7
living with her husband, three children, her father and a visitor, born in Suffolk
Census 30 March 1851 (age 58) Weybread, Suffolk, England8
married wife living with her husband, a son and a granddaughter, born in Brockdish Norfolk
Death August 1859 (approx.) (age 65-66) Weybread, Suffolk, England
Burial 14 August 1859 St. Andrew's Church, Church Road, Weybread, Suffolk, England1,13
aged 66

Child 1: Elizabeth Edwards

Name: Elizabeth Edwards1
Sex: Female
Birth 12 October 1814 Weybread, Suffolk, England1
Baptism 13 November 1814 (age 0) St. Andrew's Church, Church Road, Weybread, Suffolk, England1
Matlida (late BENT), Samson - wheelwright

Child 2: Harriet Edwards

Name: Harriet Edwards1
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Harriet Gooderham14
Spouse: Daniel Gooderham (1817?- )
Birth 31 May 1817 Weybread, Suffolk, England1,15
Baptism 3 June 1817 (age 0) St. Andrew's Church, Church Road, Weybread, Suffolk, England1
Census 6 June 1841 (age 20) Magdalen Street, Eye, Suffolk, England15
living with her husband, a daughter, mother-in-law and a sister-in-law, born in Suffolk
Death February 1850 (age 32) Hartismere "Registration District", Suffolk, England16,17
Burial 22 February 1850 St. Peter & St. Paul, Eye, Suffolk, England17
aged 32 of Eye

Child 3: Sarah Edwards

Name: Sarah Edwards2
Sex: Female
Birth 26 October 1818 Weybread, Suffolk, England2
Baptism 24 January 1819 (age 0) St. Andrew's Church, Church Road, Weybread, Suffolk, England18

Child 4: Sampson Edwards

Name: Sampson Edwards
Sex: Male
Alt. Name: Samson Edwards12,19
Spouse: Eliza Beaumont (1823?- )
Occupation wheelwright7,20
Birth 29 October 1821 Weybread, Suffolk, England1,7,20
Baptism 30 December 1821 (age 0) St. Andrew's Church, Church Road, Weybread, Suffolk, England2,18
Census 6 June 1841 (age 15) Weybread, Suffolk, England7
working as a wheelwright and living with his parents, two siblings, a grandfather and a visitor, born in Suffolk
Census 7 April 1861 (age 38) 4 Nutford Place, St. Marylebone, Westminster, Middlesex, England20
married head of the household working as a carpenter living in a house shared with three other families with his wife and two children, born in Weybread Suffolk

Child 5: Mary Ann Edwards

Name: Mary Ann Edwards2
Sex: Female
Birth 29 June 1823 Weybread, Suffolk, England1,2
Baptism 11 January 1824 (age 0) St. Andrew's Church, Church Road, Weybread, Suffolk, England2

Child 6: Lucy Edwards

Name: Lucy Edwards21
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Lucy Edwards12
Spouse: Richard Ironmonger Grayson (1820?- )
Birth 1825 (approx.) Weybread, Suffolk, England7,22
Census 6 June 1841 (age 15) Willlby Road, Weybread, Suffolk, England7
living with her parents, two siblings, a grandfather and a visitor, born in Suffolk
Census 30 March 1851 (age 26) Hampshire Grove, St. Pancras, Middlesex, England22
married daughter-in-law living with her father-in-law, husband, two children and a brother-in-law, born in Weybread Norfolk

Child 7: Benjamin Edwards

Name: Benjamin Edwards23
Sex: Male
Alt. Name: Benjamin Edwards12
Occupation wheelwright8
Birth 29 August 1828 Weybread, Suffolk, England1,7,8
Baptism 6 November 1828 (age 0) St. Andrew's Church, Church Road, Weybread, Suffolk, England1
Census 6 June 1841 (age 10) Weybread, Suffolk, England7
living with his parents, two siblings, a grandfather and a visitor, born in Suffolk
Census 30 March 1851 (age 22) Weybread, Suffolk, England8
unmarried son working as a wheelwright and living with his parents and a niece, born in Weybread Suffolk
Death April 1852 (approx.) (age 23) Weybread, Suffolk, England
Burial 26 April 1852 St. Andrew's Church, Church Road, Weybread, Suffolk, England1,24
aged 23

Sources

1"Suffolk Records Office (Lowestoft) - Parish Records". Weybread St. Andrew.
2"Colin Edwards - Suffolk Edwards Database".
3"Phillimore Suffolk Marriages". own copy.
4"FindMyPast Parish Records Collection - Marriages" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Suffolk Marriage Index Transcription.
5"Suffolk Family History Society - Hoxne Baptisms 1754-1812" (2015 SFK-BPI-12/P2 own copy).
6"Suffolk Records Office (Lowestoft) - Parish Records". St. John the Baptist, Metfield, Suffolk.
7"Census 1841" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1026 book:9 folio:10 page:13.
8"Census 1851" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1796 folio:167 page:28.
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10Archive CD Books, "White's Directory of Suffolk 1855 (own copy)" (CD-ROM). own copy.
11The Federation of Family History Societies, "National Burial Index for England & Wales v.3" (2010 own copy). Text From Source: aged 72
12"Census 1841" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1026/P175.
13The Federation of Family History Societies, "National Burial Index for England & Wales v.3" (2010 own copy). Text From Source: aged 66
14"Wethersfield, United Reform Church Records, 5/8/1997". Weybread St. Andrew.
15"Census 1841" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1023 book:8 folio:8 page:9.
16"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Hartismere 1850 quarter:1 volume:13 page:336.
Text From Source: aged 32
17"Suffolk Family History Society - Suffolk Burial Index" (2009 SFK-BUI/2 own copy). Text From Source: aged 32 of Eye
18"Bishops Transcripts". Lowestoft Latter Day Saints Church.
19"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Norwich 1849 quarter:3 volume:13 page:407.
20"Census 1861" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG09 piece:78 folio:25 page:46.
21"Census 1841" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1820/9/11/10/p13.
22"Census 1851" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1498 folio:381 page:21.
23"Census 1851" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Lowestoft Record Office, 1851/1796/167.
24The Federation of Family History Societies, "National Burial Index for England & Wales v.3" (2010 own copy). Text From Source: aged 23