See also

Family of Charles Edwards and Mary Kersey

Husband: Charles Edwards (1787- )
Wife: Mary Kersey (1795?- )
Children: Charles Edwards (1818?-1845)
George Cordy Edwards (1819-1900)
Thomas Kersey Edwards (1821?- )
Edwin Edwards (1823?- )
Marriage 24 March 1817 St. Andrew's Church, Great Glemham, Suffolk, England1
Charles of Framlingham

Husband: Charles Edwards

Name: Charles Edwards2
Sex: Male
Father: George Edwards (1753-1836)
Mother: Ann Cordy (1757-1839)
Occupation shopkeeper, grocer then a farmer3,4,5
Birth 8 January 1787 Framlingham, Suffolk, England2,5,6
Baptism 9 January 1787 (age 0) St. Michael's Church, Church Street, Framlingham, Suffolk, England2,7
son of George Edwards and Ann his wife late Cordey
Directory 1830 (age 42-43) Framlingham, Suffolk, England8
Banker - Gurneys, Turner, Brightwen & Lloyd. also grocer, tallow chandler, draper, spirit merchant & fire office agent.
Directory 1830 (age 42-43) Framlingham, Suffolk, England8
Grocer, tallow chandler, drapers, spirit merchant & fire office agent.
Census 6 June 1841 (age 50) Broadwater, Framlingham, Suffolk, England6
an independant living with his son Thomas Kersey Edwards and five servants, born in Suffolk.
Directory 1844 (age 56-57)
1844 Whites Dir - EDWARDS & Co Stamp Office, Market Hill, Framlingham Suffolk.
Census 30 March 1851 (age 64) Market Hill, Framlingham, Suffolk, England5
married visitor working as a farmer and living with Jonathon Hart and family, born in Framlingham Suffolk

Wife: Mary Kersey

Name: Mary Kersey1
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1795 (estimated)

Child 1: Charles Edwards

Name: Charles Edwards3
Sex: Male
Birth 1818 (approx.)3,9
Baptism 28 February 1818 (age 0) St. Michael's Church, Church Street, Framlingham, Suffolk, England3,7
son of Charles Edwards (shopkeeper of Framlingham) and Mary
Death March 1845 (age 26)9,10,11
Burial 1 April 1845 St. Michael's Church, Church Street, Framlingham, Suffolk, England9,10,11,12,13
aged 26 of Framlingham

Child 2: George Cordy Edwards

Name: George Cordy Edwards14
Sex: Male
Spouse 1: Elizabeth Lorina Branford (1820-1873)
Spouse 2: Dora Zillah Bacon (1853- )
Occupation urgeon apothecary then a general practioner medicine15,16
Birth 19 June 1819 Framlingham, Suffolk, England14,15,17
Baptism 29 July 1819 (age 0) St. Michael's Church, Church Street, Framlingham, Suffolk, England7,14
son of Charles Edwards (grocer of Framlingham) and Mary
Directory 1844 (age 24-25) Northgate, Ipswich, Suffolk, England18
Surgeon.
Census 1851 (age 31-32) North Gate Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England19
head of the household aged 31, General practioner MBCSL, born in Framlingham.
Directory 1855 (age 35-36) Carr Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England20
Surgeon.
Census 1861 (age 41-42) 13 Carr Street, St. Margaret, Ipswich, Suffolk, England21
head of the household aged 41, Practising Medicine, born in Framlingham
Census 3 April 1881 (age 61) 13 Carr Street, St. Margaret, Ipswich, Suffolk, England22
head aged 61, surgeon apothecary living with two daughters and two servants, born in Framlingham Suffolk
Directory 1885 (age 65-66) 13 Carr Street, St. Margaret, Ipswich, Suffolk, England
Whites Dir. od Suffolk - medical Officer to Borough Fever Hospt. & St. Margarets Dist. of Ipswich & Ipswich District of Samford Union Houses, 13 Carr St., Ipswich.
Census 5 April 1891 (age 71) 52 Christchurch Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England23
head aged 71, general practioner medicine living with wife, a son and two servants, born in Framlingham Suffolk
Death 6 June 1900 (age 80) Suffolk, England17,24
aged 80
Burial 11 June 1900 Felixstowe, Suffolk, England17

Child 3: Thomas Kersey Edwards

Name: Thomas Kersey Edwards25
Sex: Male
Occupation solicitor/attorney26
Birth 1821 (approx.) Framlingham, Suffolk, England6,7,25
Baptism 26 January 1821 (age 0) St. Michael's Church, Church Street, Framlingham, Suffolk, England7,25
son of Charles Edwards (shopkeeper of Framlingham) and Mary
Census 6 June 1841 (age 20) Broadwater, Framlingham, Suffolk, England6
a law student living with his father and born in Suffolk

Child 4: Edwin Edwards

Name: Edwin Edwards4
Sex: Male
Spouse: Elizabeth Ruth Escombe (1833?- )
Birth 1823 (approx.) Framlingham, Suffolk, England4,27
Baptism 1 April 1823 (age 0) St. Michael's Church, Church Street, Framlingham, Suffolk, England4,7
son of Charles Edwards (grocer of Framlingham) and Mary
Census 7 April 1861 (age 38) Thames Bank House, Sunbury on Thames, Middlesex, England27
married head of the household as a gentleman and living with his wife, a sister-in-law, a visitor and two servants, born in Framlingham Suffolk

Note on Child 1: Charles Edwards

called to the bar in 184428

Note on Child 4: Edwin Edwards

an artist with painitings in National and Tate galleries28

Sources

1"Suffolk Family History Society - Suffolk Marriage Index 1813 - 1837" (1992 - 2005). volume:13 page:27.
2"Suffolk Family History Society - Framlingham St Michael" (2005 own copy).
3"Suffolk Family History Society - Framlingham St Michael" (2005 own copy). Baptisms 1718-1841 page:212.
4"Suffolk Family History Society - Framlingham St Michael" (2005 own copy). Baptisms 1718-1841 page:233.
5"Census 1851" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1802 folio:123 page:24.
6"Census 1841" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1028 book:9 folio:22 page:1.
7"Suffolk Family History Society - Baptism Extracts".
8"Ancestry Pigot's Directory of Suffolk, 1830" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk).
9"Suffolk Family History Society - Framlingham St Michael" (2005 own copy). Burials 1765-1920 page:99.
10"Suffolk Family History Society - Suffolk Burial Index" (2009 SFK-BUI/2 own copy). Framlingham, St. Michael.
Text From Source: aged 26 of Framlingham
11The Federation of Family History Societies, "National Burial Index for England & Wales v.3" (2010 own copy). Framlingham, St. Michael.
Text From Source: aged 26
12"Suffolk Family History Society - Burial/Baptism Extracts".
13"Sian Plant (One Name Study) personal communication". ex NBI.
14"Suffolk Family History Society - Framlingham St Michael" (2005 own copy). Baptisms 1718-1841 page:218.
15"Census 1881" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk).
16"Census 1891" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk).
17"Sheppard Family Tree" (on-line at www.sheppardfamily.us).
18Archive CD Books, "White's Directory of Suffolk 1844 (own copy)" (CD-ROM). Beccles Library.
19"Census 1851" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Lowestoft Record Office 6/6/01, HO107/1800/576.
20Archive CD Books, "White's Directory of Suffolk 1855 (own copy)" (CD-ROM). CD-ROM, own copy.
21"Census 1861" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). 1861/RG9/1165/P154.
22"Census 1881" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). 1881/RG11/1877/4/1.
23"Census 1891" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). 1891/R12/1472/P270.
24"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Woodbridge 1900 quarter:2 volume:4a page:565.
25"Suffolk Family History Society - Framlingham St Michael" (2005 own copy). Baptisms 1718-1841 page:222.
26"Robert J "Bob" Briscoe personal communication". email dated 27th October 2018.
Text From Source: in Grays Inn
filed under Rose Edwards #6053
27"Census 1861" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG09 piece:763 folio:13 page:19.
28"Robert J "Bob" Briscoe personal communication". email dated 27th October 2018.
filed under Rose Edwards #6053