See also

Family of James Edwards and Mary

Husband: James Edwards (1741-1793)
Wife: Mary (1745?-1775)
Children: Edward Edwards (1770?-1790)
Mary Edwards (1775?-1775)
Nathaniel Edwards (1775?-1846)
Marriage before 1770

Husband: James Edwards

Name: James Edwards1,2
Sex: Male
Father: William Edwards (1715?- )
Mother: Mary Dorking (bap.1754, d.1754)
Occupation farmer1
Birth September 1741 Benhall, Suffolk, England
Baptism 20 September 1741 (age 0) St. Mary's Church, Deadman's Lane, Benhall, Suffolk, England3
Death January 1793 (age 51)1,2
Burial 13 January 1793 St. Peter, Bruisyard, Suffolk, England1,2
a farmer

Wife: Mary

Name: Mary1,2
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Mary Edwards
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1745 (estimated)
Death July 1775 (age 29-30)1,2
Burial 24 July 1775 St. Peter, Bruisyard, Suffolk, England1,2
wife of James

Child 1: Edward Edwards

Name: Edward Edwards
Sex: Male
Birth 1770 (approx.)
Baptism 28 October 1770 (age 0) St. Peter, Bruisyard, Suffolk, England4
Death June 1790 (age 19-20) St. Peter, Bruisyard, Suffolk, England5
aged 19

Child 2: Mary Edwards

Name: Mary Edwards1,2
Sex: Female
Birth June 1775 (approx.)
Baptism 4 June 1775 (age 0) St. Peter, Bruisyard, Suffolk, England4
Death August 1775 (age 0)1,2
Burial 23 August 1775 St. Peter, Bruisyard, Suffolk, England1,2
infant daughter of James

Child 3: Nathaniel Edwards

Name: Nathaniel Edwards6
Sex: Male
Spouse: Mary Ann Wright (1790-1858)
Birth June 1775 (approx.) Bruisyard, Suffolk, England7
Baptism 4 June 1775 (age 0) St. Peter, Bruisyard, Suffolk, England4
Census 6 June 1841 (age 65-66) Mill Lane, Bruisyard, Suffolk, England8
head of the household aged 65 Ind born in Suffolk.
Directory 1844 (age 68-69)9
Whites 1844 Directory - Gentleman landowner of Bruisyard
Death 1846 (age 70-71) Kessingland, Suffolk, England7


1"Suffolk Family History Society - Suffolk Burial Index" (2009 SFK-BUI/2 own copy).
2The Federation of Family History Societies, "National Burial Index for England & Wales v.3" (2010 own copy).
3"Suffolk Records Office (Lowestoft) - Parish Records". Benhall St. Mary.
4"Deb Woollard personal communication".
5"Pope Genealogy web site" (on-line at Memorial Inscriptions.
6"Suffolk Family History Society - Bosmere, Claydon, Orford and Loes Marriages 1754-1812" (2007 SFK-MI/03 own copy).
7"Colin Edwards - Suffolk Edwards Database".
8"Census 1841" (on-line at and HO107/1031/4/p5.
9"Beccles Library".