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Husband: Thomas Edwards
Born: about 1720
Married: before 1755 in Lunenburg Co, VA
Died: 1791 in Pittsylvania Co, VA
Father: Thomas Edwards
Mother: Martha
Spouses:
Wife: Lucy
Born:
Died: after 1791 in Pittsylvania Co, VA
Father:
Mother:
Spouses:
Children
01 (M): William Edwards
Born: before 1746 in VA
Died: after 1791 in Pittsylvania Co, VA
Spouses: >>>
02 (M): Edmund Edwards
Born: before 1758 in VA
Died: after 1791
Spouses:
03 (M): James Edwards
Born: in VA
Died: after 1791 in Pittsylvania Co, VA
Spouses:
04 (M): John Edwards
Born: before 1758 in VA
Died: after 1791
Spouses:
05 (M): Thomas Edwards
Born: in VA
Died: after 1791
Spouses:
06 (M): Nathan Edwards
Born:
Died: about JAN 1820 in Oglethorpe Co, GA
Spouses:
07 (F): Martha Edwards
Born: 1763 in Henry Co, VA
Died: 19 JUL 1824 in Union Co, IL
Spouses: Lt William Sams
08 (F): Elizabeth Edwards
Born: in VA
Died: after 1791 in Pittsylvania Co, VA
Spouses: Lansford
09 (F): Hannah Edwards
Born: in VA
Died: after 1791 in Pittsylvania Co, VA
Spouses: Scoggins
10 (F): Mary Edwards
Born: in VA
Died: after 1791 in Pittsylvania Co, VA
Spouses: Britton
Additional Information

Thomas Edwards:

Notes:

!NOTES:Marty Grant's 7th Great Grand Parent.;


!PATENT:12 Jul 1750 VA Patents 29-265 Lunenburg Co, VA to Thomas EDWARDS, 175 on the south side of Irwins River;


!NAMED-WILL:29 Mar 1751 Lunenburg Co., VA Wills Book 1 page 44
Thomas Edwards Sr. proven Oct 1751
Eldest son John Edwards
sons William, Thomas, James, Isham, Henry
dau Mary
wife Martha
S: Thomas (TE) Edwards
W: John Bullock, Thomas Gresham, Mary (M) Sames;


!NOTE:1752 Halifax County formed from Lunenburg, taking the Edwards into the new county.;


!PATENT:11 Jul 1761 VA Patents 33-1023 Halifax Co, VA to Thomas EDWARDS, 48a both sides of the South fork of Sandy River adj Henry LANGFORD;


!TAXLIST:1764 Lunenburg Co., VA
Cumberland Parish
William Edwards (Brunswick), no tithes, 372a
Thomas Edwards, 1 tithe, 435a
St James Parish
Nathll. Edwards & John Edwards, 2 tithes, 0a;


!TAXLIST:1767 Pittsylvania Co, VA List of Peter PERKINS. Thomas EDWARDS, negro Andrew & land;


!COURT:26 Feb 1768 Pittsylvania Co, VA Court Minutes 1-26 A Deed from Thomas EDWARDS to Benjamin CROWLLEY was acknowledged by Edwards. Lucy wife of said Thomas, relinquish dower;


!TAXLIST:1769 Lunenburg Co., VA
Cumberland Parish
Thomas Edwards 5 tithes, 435a;


!TAXLIST:1770 Pittsylvania Co, VA Thomas EDWARDS, negores Andrew, Margarey, 3 polls, 910a;


!PATENT: 1 Sep 1780 VA Patents E-787 Henry Co, VA to Thomas EDWARDS, 315a on the draughts of Toulout Creek adj William EDWARDS;


!TAXLIST:1782 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg Taxed W. Tithes-Negroes-Horses-Cattle
20 Arthur Edwards 1-2-6-19
21 Abel Edwards 1-0-2-14
30 James Edwards 1-0-4-6
30 John Edwards 1-0-2-0
30 William Edwards 1-0-2-9
30 Thomas Edwards Jr 1-0-3-9
30 Thomas Edwards Sr 1-5-9-30
30 James Edwards 1-0-6-11;


!TAXLIST:1783 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. By Whom taxed W. Tithes-W. Tithes 21+-Slaves16+-Slaves-16-Horses-Cattle
10. Fontaine
Thomas Edwards Senr 5-1-2-4-10-22
Negroes: Andrew, Morgan, Ede, Andrew & Squire
& 3 sons written above Squire.
John Edwards 1-1-0-0-3-6
James Edwards Senr, Levy Free 0-0-0-0-5-7
Thomas Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-2-11
James Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-2-4
11. Clark
Abel Edwards 1-1-0-0-2-8
Arthur Edwards 1-1-0-0-5-6;


!TAXLIST:1784 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. Taxed White Tithes/Whites 21+/Whites 16+/Slaves 16+/Slaves 12-16/Horses/Cattle
15 Fontaine
Thomas Edwards Senr & 7 Negroes 3-1-0-2-5-2-16
William Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-12
Thomas Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-0-2-10
James Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-2-6
John Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-4
15 Innes
Abel Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-11
Arthur Edwards & Negro Tom 2-1-0-1-0-4-16
16 Lanier
James Edwards Senr (Levy Free) 0-0-0-0-0-3-7
Jean Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-2-6;


!TAXLIST:1785 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. Taxed White Tithes/Whites 21+/Whites -21/Slaves 16+/Slaves -16/Horses/Cattle
14 Innes
Abel Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-8
Arthur Edwards & 3 Negroes 4-1-0-3-0-10-9
14 Lanier
Thomas Edwards & 7 Negroes 3-1-0-2-5-8-22
Isham Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-1-6
James Edwards Jr 1-1-0-0-0-4-10
James Edwards Sr 1-1-0-0-0-3-7
15 Lyon
Usley? Edwards 0-0-0-0-0-2-3
15 Hairston
William Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-10
James Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-1-8;


!PATENT: 5 Jun 1786 VA Patents 3-168 Henry Co, VA to Thomas EDWARDS, 550a north side of Smiths River and on both sides of Home Creek;


!TAXLIST:1786 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. Taxed White Tithes/Whites 21+ / Whites 16+/Slaves 16+ / 12-16/Horses/Cattle
10 Hughes
Thomas Edwards & 5 Young Negroes 1-1-0-0-5-5-12
Thomas Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-0-2-2
James Edwards (Levy Free) 0-0-0-0-0-4-6
Isham Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-4-6
James Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-0-4-9
10 Mitchell
John Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-0-3
William Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-0-0


!CENSUS:1787;

!CENSUS:1790;

!WILL:-- --- 1791 Pittsylvania Co., VA Deeds & Wills Book 11 page 202
Thomas Edwards. Proven 18 Apr 1791.
Wife Lucy
Sons Edmund, James, John, Thomas, Nathan, William
daughters Martha Sams, Elizabeth Lansford, Hannah Scoggins, Mary Britton;

Lucy:

Notes:

!NOTES:Marty Grant's 7th Great Grand Parent.;

!COURT:26 Feb 1768 Pittsylvania Co, VA Court Minutes 1-26 A Deed from Thomas EDWARDS to Benjamin CROWLLEY was acknowledged by Edwards. Lucy wife of said Thomas, relinquish dower;

!NAMED-WILL:-- --- 1791 Pittsylvania Co., VA Deeds & Wills Book 11 page 202
Thomas Edwards. Proven 18 Apr 1791.
Wife Lucy
Sons Edmund, James, John, Thomas, Nathan, William
daughters Martha Sams, Elizabeth Lansford, Hannah Scoggins, Mary Britton;

(02) Edmund Edwards:

Notes:

!NOTES:Marty Grant's 6th Great Grand Uncle.;

!TAXLIST:1770 Pittsylvania Co, VA Edmond EDWARDS, 1 Poll;


!TAXLIST:1782 x
* I didn't find him in Henry Co., VA on this tax list;


!TAXLIST:1783 x
* I didn't find him in Henry Co., VA on this tax list;



!CENSUS:1787;

!CENSUS:1790;

!NAMED-WILL:-- --- 1791 Pittsylvania Co., VA Deeds & Wills Book 11 page 202
Thomas Edwards. Proven 18 Apr 1791.
Wife Lucy
Sons Edmund, James, John, Thomas, Nathan, William
daughters Martha Sams, Elizabeth Lansford, Hannah Scoggins, Mary Britton;

(03) James Edwards:

Notes:

!NOTES:Marty Grant's 6th Great Grand Uncle.;


!TAXLIST:1782 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg Taxed W. Tithes-Negroes-Horses-Cattle
20 Arthur Edwards 1-2-6-19
21 Abel Edwards 1-0-2-14
30 James Edwards 1-0-4-6
30 John Edwards 1-0-2-0
30 William Edwards 1-0-2-9
30 Thomas Edwards Jr 1-0-3-9
30 Thomas Edwards Sr 1-5-9-30
30 James Edwards 1-0-6-11;


!TAXLIST:1783 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. By Whom taxed W. Tithes-W. Tithes 21+-Slaves16+-Slaves-16-Horses-Cattle
10. Fontaine
Thomas Edwards Senr 5-1-2-4-10-22
Negroes: Andrew, Morgan, Ede, Andrew & Squire
& 3 sons written above Squire.
John Edwards 1-1-0-0-3-6
James Edwards Senr, Levy Free 0-0-0-0-5-7
Thomas Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-2-11
James Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-2-4
11. Clark
Abel Edwards 1-1-0-0-2-8
Arthur Edwards 1-1-0-0-5-6;


!TAXLIST:1784 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. Taxed White Tithes/Whites 21+/Whites 16+/Slaves 16+/Slaves 12-16/Horses/Cattle
15 Fontaine
Thomas Edwards Senr & 7 Negroes 3-1-0-2-5-2-16
William Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-12
Thomas Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-0-2-10
James Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-2-6
John Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-4
15 Innes
Abel Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-11
Arthur Edwards & Negro Tom 2-1-0-1-0-4-16
16 Lanier
James Edwards Senr (Levy Free) 0-0-0-0-0-3-7
Jean Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-2-6;


!TAXLIST:1785 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. Taxed White Tithes/Whites 21+/Whites -21/Slaves 16+/Slaves -16/Horses/Cattle
14 Innes
Abel Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-8
Arthur Edwards & 3 Negroes 4-1-0-3-0-10-9
14 Lanier
Thomas Edwards & 7 Negroes 3-1-0-2-5-8-22
Isham Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-1-6
James Edwards Jr 1-1-0-0-0-4-10
James Edwards Sr 1-1-0-0-0-3-7
15 Lyon
Usley? Edwards 0-0-0-0-0-2-3
15 Hairston
William Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-10
James Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-1-8;


!TAXLIST:1786 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. Taxed White Tithes/Whites 21+ / Whites 16+/Slaves 16+ / 12-16/Horses/Cattle
10 Hughes
Thomas Edwards & 5 Young Negroes 1-1-0-0-5-5-12
Thomas Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-0-2-2
James Edwards (Levy Free) 0-0-0-0-0-4-6
Isham Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-4-6
James Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-0-4-9
10 Mitchell
John Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-0-3
William Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-0-0


!NAMED-WILL:-- --- 1791 Pittsylvania Co., VA Deeds & Wills Book 11 page 202
Thomas Edwards. Proven 18 Apr 1791.
Wife Lucy
Sons Edmund, James, John, Thomas, Nathan, William
daughters Martha Sams, Elizabeth Lansford, Hannah Scoggins, Mary Britton;

(04) John Edwards:

Notes:

!NOTES:Marty Grant's 6th Great Grand Uncle.;

!TAXLIST:1770 Pittsylvania Co, VA John EDWARDS, 1 Poll;


!TAXLIST:1782 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg Taxed W. Tithes-Negroes-Horses-Cattle
20 Arthur Edwards 1-2-6-19
21 Abel Edwards 1-0-2-14
30 James Edwards 1-0-4-6
30 John Edwards 1-0-2-0
30 William Edwards 1-0-2-9
30 Thomas Edwards Jr 1-0-3-9
30 Thomas Edwards Sr 1-5-9-30
30 James Edwards 1-0-6-11;


!TAXLIST:1783 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. By Whom taxed W. Tithes-W. Tithes 21+-Slaves16+-Slaves-16-Horses-Cattle
10. Fontaine
Thomas Edwards Senr 5-1-2-4-10-22
Negroes: Andrew, Morgan, Ede, Andrew & Squire
& 3 sons written above Squire.
John Edwards 1-1-0-0-3-6
James Edwards Senr, Levy Free 0-0-0-0-5-7
Thomas Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-2-11
James Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-2-4
11. Clark
Abel Edwards 1-1-0-0-2-8
Arthur Edwards 1-1-0-0-5-6;


!TAXLIST:1784 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. Taxed White Tithes/Whites 21+/Whites 16+/Slaves 16+/Slaves 12-16/Horses/Cattle
15 Fontaine
Thomas Edwards Senr & 7 Negroes 3-1-0-2-5-2-16
William Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-12
Thomas Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-0-2-10
James Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-2-6
John Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-4
15 Innes
Abel Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-11
Arthur Edwards & Negro Tom 2-1-0-1-0-4-16
16 Lanier
James Edwards Senr (Levy Free) 0-0-0-0-0-3-7
Jean Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-2-6;


!TAXLIST:1785 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List X
* I didn't find John Edwards in Henry Co., VA;


!TAXLIST:1786 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. Taxed White Tithes/Whites 21+ / Whites 16+/Slaves 16+ / 12-16/Horses/Cattle
10 Hughes
Thomas Edwards & 5 Young Negroes 1-1-0-0-5-5-12
Thomas Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-0-2-2
James Edwards (Levy Free) 0-0-0-0-0-4-6
Isham Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-4-6
James Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-0-4-9
10 Mitchell
John Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-0-3
William Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-0-0



!CENSUS:1790;

!NAMED-WILL:-- --- 1791 Pittsylvania Co., VA Deeds & Wills Book 11 page 202
Thomas Edwards. Proven 18 Apr 1791.
Wife Lucy
Sons Edmund, James, John, Thomas, Nathan, William
daughters Martha Sams, Elizabeth Lansford, Hannah Scoggins, Mary Britton;

(05) Thomas Edwards:

Notes:

!NOTES:Marty Grant's 6th Great Grand Uncle.;


!TAXLIST:1782 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg Taxed W. Tithes-Negroes-Horses-Cattle
20 Arthur Edwards 1-2-6-19
21 Abel Edwards 1-0-2-14
30 James Edwards 1-0-4-6
30 John Edwards 1-0-2-0
30 William Edwards 1-0-2-9
30 Thomas Edwards Jr 1-0-3-9
30 Thomas Edwards Sr 1-5-9-30
30 James Edwards 1-0-6-11;


!TAXLIST:1783 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. By Whom taxed W. Tithes-W. Tithes 21+-Slaves16+-Slaves-16-Horses-Cattle
10. Fontaine
Thomas Edwards Senr 5-1-2-4-10-22
Negroes: Andrew, Morgan, Ede, Andrew & Squire
& 3 sons written above Squire.
John Edwards 1-1-0-0-3-6
James Edwards Senr, Levy Free 0-0-0-0-5-7
Thomas Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-2-11
James Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-2-4
11. Clark
Abel Edwards 1-1-0-0-2-8
Arthur Edwards 1-1-0-0-5-6;


!TAXLIST:1784 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. Taxed White Tithes/Whites 21+/Whites 16+/Slaves 16+/Slaves 12-16/Horses/Cattle
15 Fontaine
Thomas Edwards Senr & 7 Negroes 3-1-0-2-5-2-16
William Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-12
Thomas Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-0-2-10
James Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-2-6
John Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-4
15 Innes
Abel Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-3-11
Arthur Edwards & Negro Tom 2-1-0-1-0-4-16
16 Lanier
James Edwards Senr (Levy Free) 0-0-0-0-0-3-7
Jean Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-2-6;


!TAXLIST:1785 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List X
* I didn't find Thomas Edwards Jr in Henry Co., VA;


!TAXLIST:1786 Henry Co., VA Personal Property Tax List
Pg. Taxed White Tithes/Whites 21+ / Whites 16+/Slaves 16+ / 12-16/Horses/Cattle
10 Hughes
Thomas Edwards & 5 Young Negroes 1-1-0-0-5-5-12
Thomas Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-0-2-2
James Edwards (Levy Free) 0-0-0-0-0-4-6
Isham Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-4-6
James Edwards Junr 1-1-0-0-0-4-9
10 Mitchell
John Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-0-3
William Edwards 1-1-0-0-0-0-0



!NAMED-WILL:-- --- 1791 Pittsylvania Co., VA Deeds & Wills Book 11 page 202
Thomas Edwards. Proven 18 Apr 1791.
Wife Lucy
Sons Edmund, James, John, Thomas, Nathan, William
daughters Martha Sams, Elizabeth Lansford, Hannah Scoggins, Mary Britton;

(06) Nathan Edwards:

Notes:

!NOTES:Marty Grant's 6th Great Grand Uncle.;


!TAXLIST:1782 x
* I didn't find him in Henry Co., VA on this tax list;


!TAXLIST:1783 x
* I didn't find him in Henry Co., VA on this tax list;


!CENSUS:1787;

!CENSUS:1790;

!NAMED-WILL:-- --- 1791 Pittsylvania Co., VA Deeds & Wills Book 11 page 202
Thomas Edwards. Proven 18 Apr 1791.
Wife Lucy
Sons Edmund, James, John, Thomas, Nathan, William
daughters Martha Sams, Elizabeth Lansford, Hannah Scoggins, Mary Britton;

!CENSUS:1800;

!CENSUS:1810;

!CENSUS:1820;

WILL: 8 Jan 1820 Oglethorpe Co, GA B-174 Nathan EDWARDS;

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