See also

Family of Benjamin Edwards and Maria

Husband: Benjamin Edwards

  • Name:

  • Benjamin Edwards1

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • Japhet Edwards (1781?-1840?)

  • Mother:

  • Charlotte Freeman (1779?-1840?)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • shopkeeper1

  • Birth:

  • 26 Mar 1806

  • Metfield, Suffolk, England1

  • Baptism:

  • 4 Apr 1806 (age 0)

  • St. John the Baptist, Metfield, Suffolk, England1,2

  • Witness:

  • 19 Sep 1834 (age 28)

  • Benjamin Edwards witnessed the marriage of Charles Martin and Eliza Edwards on Friday on 19 September 1834 in St. John the Baptist, Metfield, Suffolk, England

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 35)

  • Common, Metfield, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • head of the household aged 33 Grocer born in Suffolk

  • Directory:

  • 1844 (age 37-38)4

  •  

  •  

  • Whites Directory of Suffolk as a grocer and draper of Metfield

Wife: Maria

  • Name:

  • Maria1

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Birth:

  • 1818 (app)3

  •  

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 22-23)

  • Common, Metfield, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • Wife aged 23 born in Suffolk living with her husband

Child 1: Augusta Maria Edwards

  • Name:

  • Augusta Maria Edwards

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • Apr 1841 (app)

  • Metfield, Suffolk, England

  • Baptism:

  • 4 Apr 1841 (age 0)

  • St. John the Baptist, Metfield, Suffolk, England1

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 0)

  • Common, Metfield, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • daughter aged 3 months born in Suffolk living with parents.

Sources

1.

Suffolk Records Office (Lowestoft) - Parish Records. St. John the Baptist, Metfield, Suffolk. Cit. Date: 15 October 2003. Suffolk Record Office (Lowestoft), Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft, Suffolk, England.

2.

Colin Edwards - Suffolk Edwards Database.

3.

Census 1841, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1026/P31.

4.

Archive CD Books, White's Directory of Suffolk 1844 (own copy), (CD-ROM). Beccles Library. Cit. Date: 2 March 1998.