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Family of James Seaman Edwards and Cecilia Alyward

Husband: James Seaman Edwards (1837?-1902?)
Wife: Cecilia Alyward (1842- )
Marriage 1893 Middlesex, England1

Husband: James Seaman Edwards

Name: James Seaman Edwards2
Sex: Male
Alt. Name: Ellen Harriet Edwards
Alt. Name: Seaman Edwards3
Father: George Edwards (1809?-1876)
Mother: Emily Seaman (1802-1876)
Occupation farmer and churchwarden 1858-78 and 18891,4
Birth November 1837 (approx.) Monk Soham, Suffolk, England1,2,5
Census 17 June 1841 (age 3) Monk Soham Hall, Monk Soham, Suffolk, England3
son aged 3 born in Suffolk living with parents
Census 30 March 1851 (age 13) Flemings Hall, Bedingfield, Suffolk, England5
aged 13. Born in Monk Soham, living with parents.
Census 7 April 1861 (age 23) Monk Soham Hall, Monk Soham, Suffolk, England6
head of the household aged 23, Farmer of 200 acres empl. 7 men & 4 boys. Born in Monk Soham
Census 2 April 1871 (age 33) Monk Soham, Suffolk, England7
married head of the household aged 33 Farmer of 200 acres empl. 8 men and 4 boys.
Census 3 April 1881 (age 43) Flemings Hall, Bedingfield, Suffolk, England8
head of the household aged 43, Farmer 290 acres empl. 10 Labs 7 5 Boys. Born in Monk Soham.
Directory 1885 (age 47-48) Hall Farm, Monk Soham, Suffolk, England9
Directory 1885 (age 47-48) Flemings Hall, Bedingfield, Suffolk, England9
Census 5 April 1891 (age 53) Flemings Hall, Bedingfield, Suffolk, England10
head of the household aged 53, Farmer. Born in Monks Soham Suffolk
Directory between 1891 and 1892 (age 53-55) Flemings Hall, Bedingfield, Suffolk, England11
Census 31 March 1901 (age 63) Flemings Hall, Bedingfield, Suffolk, England12
head of the household aged 63, marr, Farmer, employer. Born in Monk Soham.
Death February 1902 (approx.) (age 64) Suffolk, England1,13
aged 61

Wife: Cecilia Alyward

Name: Cecilia Alyward10
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Cecilia Edwards
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1842 Capel St. Mary, Suffolk, England14
Census 5 April 1891 (age 48-49) Flemings Hall, Bedingfield, Suffolk, England10
Sister-in-law, aged 49, House-Keeper. Born in Capel St. Mary Suffolk, living with James Seaman Edwards
Census 31 March 1901 (age 58-59) Flemings Hall, Bedingfield, Suffolk, England12
wife aged 59, marr. Born in Capel St. Mary, living with her husband.


1"Colin Edwards personal communication". email.
2"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at, and Hoxne 1837 quarter:4 volume:13 page:320.
3"Census 1841" (on-line at and class:HO107 piece:1026/P44.
4"Suffolk Family History Society - Hoxne Baptisms 1813-1905" (2010 SFK-BPI-12/P1 own copy). daughter Ellen Russell baptism
5"Census 1851" (on-line at and 1851/1796/373.
6"Census 1861" (on-line at and 1861/RG9/1153/P199.
7"Census 1871" (on-line at and class:RG10 piece:1741/23/p8.
8"Census 1881" (on-line at and class:RG11 piece:1858/48/14.
9"White's Directory of Suffolk 1885". own copy.
10"Census 1891" (on-line at and 1891/CD2/R12/1461/P79.
11"Ancestry White's Directory of Suffolk 1892" (on-line at Lowestoft Record Office.
12"Census 1901" (on-line at and class:RG13 piece:1767/36.
13"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at, and Hoxne 1902 quarter:1 volume:4a page:599.
14"Colin Edwards - Suffolk Edwards Database".