James Alexander Edwards1

M, b. 16 May 1870, d. 29 March 1883

Citations

  1. [S7] Warren Co., N.C. 1880 Census.
  2. [S1126] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

James Cademous Edwards1,2

M, b. 3 November 1867, d. 8 September 1958

Family: Lillie Jane Edwards b. 9 Dec 1874, d. 30 Apr 1964

Citations

  1. [S6] 1870 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S7] Warren Co., N.C. 1880 Census.
  3. [S2361] Unknown volume, Virginia Death Records 1912-2014, www.Ancestry.com.

James Henry R. Edwards

M, b. 21 November 1817, d. 1871
  • Birth*: James Henry R. Edwards was born on 21 November 1817 at Granville Co., NC; DOB AND DOD from Vance Co. Pre 1914 Cemetary records.1
  • He was the son of Liles Edwards and Martha Vaughan.
  • Census*: James Henry R. Edwards appeared on the census of 23 July 1850 at Sandy Creek, Warren Co., NC. Henry Edwards is 33, a farmer, born in Granville Co. and living with his parents in the 1850 Census for Sandy Creek Warren Co.2
  • Marriage*: He married Martha Renn, daughter of Green Renn and Jane Worrel, on 21 January 1869 at Warren Co., NC; Mr. Jas. H.R. Edwards son of Liles and Martha Edwards marr. Miss Martha Renn dau of Green and Jane Renn on 21 Jan 1869 at C.A. Cheeks residence in Warren Co.3
  • (Witness) Deed: James Henry R. Edwards witnessed the deed of Liles Edwards on 10 December 1870 at Warren Co., NC; The undersigned consent to division of lands of Lisle Edwards decd of Warren Co. Thompson agrees to take S.E. corner lot adjoining J.D. Hawkins 46 acres. John W.A. take next lot adjoining Hawkins 61 1/3 acres. Mr. Littleton Falkner and wife take next lot adjoining Hawkins 13 1/7 acres. James Henry takes N.W. corner lot adjoining Hawkins and Rogers 11 1/2 acres. Miss E.D. take next lot adjoing Rogers 13 1/7 acres. Miss Martha V. take remainging lot adjoing Rogers 15 1/3 acres. Wit: A.J. Rogers, Thomas Ellington. Signed Elizabeth Edwards, John W.A. Edwards, John H.R. Edwards, S.T. Edwards, Martha V. Edwards, Rosey J.B. Falkner, Littleton Falkner.4
  • Death*: James Henry R. Edwards died in 1871 at Henderson, Vance Co., NC.
  • Deed*: He recorded a deed on 11 August 1871 at Warren Co., NC. Left all his estate to his wife Martha J. Edwards. The estate included 11 acres of land. The deed was witnessed by R. J. Wortham and K.D. Hoyle, formerly K.D. Rudd.5

Family: Martha Renn b. Apr 1836, d. a 15 Jun 1900

  • Marriage*: He married Martha Renn, daughter of Green Renn and Jane Worrel, on 21 January 1869 at Warren Co., NC; Mr. Jas. H.R. Edwards son of Liles and Martha Edwards marr. Miss Martha Renn dau of Green and Jane Renn on 21 Jan 1869 at C.A. Cheeks residence in Warren Co.3

Citations

  1. [S161] Unknown author, North Carolina WPA Pre 1914 Grave Index.
  2. [S4] Warren Co., N.C. 1850 Census.
  3. [S1] Warren Co., N.C. Marriage Register.
  4. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Book 34, page 281 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  5. [S205] David B. Gammon, Abstracts of Wills Warren Co., North Carolina 1845-1902, pg 40.

James Lee Edwards1

M, b. 12 October 1935, d. 7 November 1965

Family: Talifah Laura Raines b. 25 Sep 1930, d. 7 Dec 2016

Citations

  1. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  2. [S865] Unknown author, N.C. Birth Index 1800 - 2000.

James Madison Edwards

M, b. 17 August 1846, d. 21 April 1935

Family: Luella "Ellen" J. Rudd b. 14 Jul 1837, d. 20 Dec 1931

Citations

  1. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  2. [S5] Warren Co., N.C. 1860 Census.
  3. [S322] Unknown volume, Warren Co., N.C. Marriage License, unknown repository.
  4. [S7] Warren Co., N.C. 1880 Census.
  5. [S19] 1910 Vance Co., N.C. Census, pg 262.

James Rudd Edwards1

M, b. 26 November 1915, d. 4 April 1989

Family: Kathryn Earnestine Hunt b. c 1916, d. 27 Nov 2013

Citations

  1. [S160] Unknown volume, Vance County, N.C. Birth Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  2. [S1398] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriages 1759 - 1979, unknown repository.
  3. [S849] Unknown author, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908 -2004.

James Russell Edwards1

M, b. 24 January 1899, d. 1 December 1983

Family: Alice R. Patterson b. 12 May 1904, d. 6 Oct 1978

Citations

  1. [S1736] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriages 1762 - 1979, unknown repository.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

James Samuel Edwards1

M, b. 4 December 1883, d. 1 May 1964

Family: Augusta "Gussie" Dickerson b. Mar 1888, d. 13 Jan 1959

Citations

  1. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.

James Upchurch Edwards

M, b. circa 1929, d. 10 March 2012
  • Birth*: James Upchurch Edwards was born circa 1929 at Vance Co., NC.1
  • He was the son of Clarence James Edwards and Lois Harris.1
  • Marriage*: James Upchurch Edwards married Thelma Mae West, daughter of Thomas Devaro West and Lois Fenner Faulkner, on 8 July 1951 at Vance Co., NC.2
  • Death*: James Upchurch Edwards died on 10 March 2012 at Henderson, Vance Co., NC.1
  • Obituary: On 13 March 2012 at Henderson, NC, James Upchurch "Skeeter" Edwards, 83, of 103 Sherwood Road, Henderson, died Saturday, March 10, 2012, at his home.
    Born in Vance County, he was the son of the late Clarence James Edwards and Lois Harris Edwards.
    He was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Thelma West Edwards.
    Mr. Edwards, known to many in his later years as "Skeet," as he was so named by his grandchildren, was retired from 48 years in the textile business, with 44 of those years at Burkart Carolina as a former plant manager who rose to sales representative for the company. After retirement, he served as a newspaper carrier for The News & Observer and The Daily Dispatch.
    His best years of retirement were spent as the custodian for First United Methodist Church for 13 years where he made many new friends. He was a veteran of the United States Coast Guard.
    He was a member of Spring Valley United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Men of First United Methodist Church and American Legion Post No. 60.
    Funeral services will be held today at 11 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, conducted by the Rev. Ray Pearce of Spring Valley United Methodist Church and assisted by the Rev. George Speake of First United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Sunset Gardens.
    Surviving area daughter, Karen "Kaye" Holt, of Henderson; a son, James D. Edwards and wife, Cindy, of Henderson; three grandchildren, Laurie Edwards of Durham, Josh Holt of Henderson and Lucie Edwards of Henderson; and nieces and nephews and great nieces and great-nephews.
    In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Mildred E. "Sissi" Braswell and Rachel E. "Raydell" Pegram; and a brother, William H. "Billy" Edwards.
    The family received friends Monday, March 12, 2012, from 7-8:30 p.m. at Flowers Funeral Home. All other times, they will be at the home, 103 Sherwood Road, Henderson.
    Serving as active pallbearers will be Raymond Abbott, Sam Cooper, George Grissom, Scottie Barham, Travis Boyd, Bill Edwards, Rick Edwards, Jay Pegram, Larry West and W.A. West. Members of the American Legion Post No. 60 will serve as honorary pallbearers.1

Family: Thelma Mae West b. 20 Aug 1928, d. 29 Oct 2007

Citations

  1. [S522] The Daily Dispatch, 13 Mar 2012.
  2. [S992] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriage Collection 1741-2004, www.Ancestry.com.

Jerry Wayne Edwards1

M, b. 4 April 1942, d. 23 July 2005

Citations

  1. [S993] Unknown volume, North Carolina Birth Index 1800-2000, www.Ancestry.com.
  2. [S188] Unknown volume, Social Security Death Records, www.Ancestry.com.
  3. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

John Edwards

M, b. circa 1790

John Edwards1

M, b. circa 1801, d. after 1860

Family: Sally "Sarah" Harris b. c 1794, d. b 1860

Citations

  1. [S1601] 1860 Monroe Co., Miss. Census.
  2. [S21] N.C. Marriage Bonds unknown file number.

John Archie Edwards1

M, b. 20 February 1910, d. 12 January 1993

Family: Gladys Ayscue b. 28 Apr 1914, d. 20 Jun 1965

  • Billy Thomas Edwards4
  • Shirley Ann Edwards5

Citations

  1. [S1091] 1930 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S849] Unknown author, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908 -2004.
  3. [S1398] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriages 1759 - 1979, unknown repository.
  4. [S992] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriage Collection 1741-2004, www.Ancestry.com.
  5. [S865] Unknown author, N.C. Birth Index 1800 - 2000.

John Asarius Edwards

M, b. 1860, d. 1894

Family: Cora Alice "Addie" Beckham b. 18 Aug 1861, d. 3 Jul 1949

Citations

  1. [S138] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Marriage Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.

John H. Edwards1

M, b. 16 July 1873, d. 5 January 1952

Family: Lena G. Faulkner b. 16 Mar 1883, d. 2 Nov 1950

Citations

  1. [S7] Warren Co., N.C. 1880 Census.
  2. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  3. [S138] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Marriage Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  4. [S19] 1910 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  5. [S545] 1930 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  6. [S160] Unknown volume, Vance County, N.C. Birth Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.

John H. Edwards Jr.1,2

M, b. 27 February 1913, d. 1 August 1967

Family 1: Virginia Christine Waddell

Family 2: Pattie Vernicia Brown

Citations

  1. [S545] 1930 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S992] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriage Collection 1741-2004, www.Ancestry.com.
  3. [S2364] Unknown volume, Virginia Marriage Records 1936-2014, www.Ancestry.com.
  4. [S2361] Unknown volume, Virginia Death Records 1912-2014, www.Ancestry.com.

John Henry Edwards1

M, b. 24 January 1851, d. 23 January 1924

Family: Martha "Pattie" Green Knuckles b. c 1848, d. 8 Dec 1916

Citations

  1. [S5] Warren Co., N.C. 1860 Census.

John Jasper Edwards1,2

M, b. 10 June 1853, d. 7 June 1931

Family: Mary Eliza Durham b. 10 Aug 1858, d. 16 Dec 1941

Citations

  1. [S6] 1870 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.

John Washington Edwards1

M, b. circa 1800, d. circa May 1857

Family: Ann W. Hunt b. c 1800, d. a 1860

Citations

  1. [S65] 1850 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S1308] Letter, unknown author to unknown recipient, 3 Dec 2009.
  3. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  4. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate: for Rufus D. Edwards, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.

John Washington Edwards1

M, b. circa 1870, d. 12 September 1948

Family: Elizabeth Dickerson b. 28 Sep 1871, d. 29 Apr 1957

Citations

  1. [S1064] Unknown volume, Warren Co., N.C. Death Certificates, Register of Deeds Warren Co., NC Courthouse.

John Wesley Edwards1,2,3

M, b. 27 September 1881, d. 2 December 1967

Citations

  1. [S8] Warren Co., N.C. 1900 Census.
  2. [S137] 1910 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  3. [S1064] Unknown volume, Warren Co., N.C. Death Certificates, Register of Deeds Warren Co., NC Courthouse.

John William A. "Jack" Edwards1

M, b. 10 October 1815, d. 1896
  • Birth*: John William A. "Jack" Edwards was born on 10 October 1815 at Granville Co., NC.2,3
  • He was the son of Liles Edwards and Martha Vaughan.2
  • Marriage*: John William A. "Jack" Edwards married Martha Renn on 15 July 1844 at Warren Co., NC.4
  • Census*: John William A. "Jack" Edwards appeared on the census of 23 July 1850 at Sandy Creek, Warren Co., NC. Jack is 35 years old and born in Granville County. He is employed as a farmer. He is living next to Liles and Martha Edwards.2
  • (Witness) Deed: He witnessed the deed of Liles Edwards on 10 December 1870 at Warren Co., NC; The undersigned consent to division of lands of Lisle Edwards decd of Warren Co. Thompson agrees to take S.E. corner lot adjoining J.D. Hawkins 46 acres. John W.A. take next lot adjoining Hawkins 61 1/3 acres. Mr. Littleton Falkner and wife take next lot adjoining Hawkins 13 1/7 acres. James Henry takes N.W. corner lot adjoining Hawkins and Rogers 11 1/2 acres. Miss E.D. take next lot adjoing Rogers 13 1/7 acres. Miss Martha V. take remainging lot adjoing Rogers 15 1/3 acres. Wit: A.J. Rogers, Thomas Ellington. Signed Elizabeth Edwards, John W.A. Edwards, John H.R. Edwards, S.T. Edwards, Martha V. Edwards, Rosey J.B. Falkner, Littleton Falkner.5
  • (Witness) Will: John William A. "Jack" Edwards witnessed the will of Samuel T. Edwards on 17 February 1875 at Warren Co., NC; left all of his property to his two sisters Elizabeth D. Edwards and Martha V. Edwards. The survivor of the two will inherit the full share. Witnesses: John W. Edwards and Samuel J. Skinner. Dr. Robert Gill was appointed executor but refused to qualify as exr. in favor of James M. Edwards.6
  • Death*: John William A. "Jack" Edwards died in 1896 at NC .3

Family: Martha Renn b. c 1819

Citations

  1. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  2. [S4] Warren Co., N.C. 1850 Census.
  3. [S1126] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  4. [S157] Unknown volume, Warren Co., N.C. Marriage Bonds, Register of Deeds Warren Co., NC Courthouse.
  5. [S59] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Book 34, page 281 unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  6. [S205] David B. Gammon, Abstracts of Wills Warren Co., North Carolina 1845-1902.
  7. [S5] Warren Co., N.C. 1860 Census.
  8. [S6] 1870 Warren Co., N.C. Census.

Joseph Green Edwards1,2

M, b. 10 May 1845, d. 21 September 1914

Family: Eugenia Darian Alley b. 24 Jul 1845, d. 29 May 1925

Citations

  1. [S4] Warren Co., N.C. 1850 Census.
  2. [S1064] Unknown volume, Warren Co., N.C. Death Certificates, Register of Deeds Warren Co., NC Courthouse.
  3. [S5] Warren Co., N.C. 1860 Census.
  4. [S157] Unknown volume, Warren Co., N.C. Marriage Bonds, Register of Deeds Warren Co., NC Courthouse.
  5. [S6] 1870 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  6. [S7] Warren Co., N.C. 1880 Census.
  7. [S8] Warren Co., N.C. 1900 Census.

Joseph Walter Edwards1,2

M, b. circa 1872, d. 22 July 1949

Family: Lewis Cordelia Daniels b. 20 Jul 1867, d. 24 Dec 1955

Citations

  1. [S7] Warren Co., N.C. 1880 Census.
  2. [S2361] Unknown volume, Virginia Death Records 1912-2014, www.Ancestry.com.
  3. [S992] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriage Collection 1741-2004, www.Ancestry.com.

Julius Oliver Edwards1,2

M, b. 15 February 1920, d. 23 September 2007

Family: Jane Marie Anderson b. 23 Sep 1929, d. 8 Aug 1986

Citations

  1. [S1091] 1930 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S522] The Daily Dispatch, 11 Oct 2007.
  3. [S2364] Unknown volume, Virginia Marriage Records 1936-2014, www.Ancestry.com.

Junius T. Edwards1

M, b. 1 February 1858, d. 11 June 1923

Citations

  1. [S66] 1860 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  3. [S68] 1870 Granville Co., N.C. Census.

Kenneth Walter Edwards1,2

M, b. 10 August 1859, d. 11 July 1915

Family: Lula Gill b. 8 Jan 1864, d. 21 Aug 1956

Citations

  1. [S67] 1880 Granville Co., N.C. Census, pg334.
  2. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  3. [S992] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriage Collection 1741-2004, www.Ancestry.com.

Lannie Frances Edwards1

F, b. 14 February 1876, d. 2 July 1919

Family: James Edward Collins b. 23 Sep 1870, d. 23 Sep 1952

Citations

  1. [S180] Unknown volume, Franklin Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Franklin Co, NC Courthouse.

Larry McKay Edwards1

M, b. 3 August 1946, d. 8 September 2014
  • Birth*: Larry McKay Edwards was born on 3 August 1946 at Vance Co., NC.1
  • He was the son of Isham Blanford "Blannie" Edwards and Essie Pearl Faulkner.1
  • Death*: Larry McKay Edwards died on 8 September 2014 at Chapel Hill, Orange Co., NC, at age 68 .2
  • Obituary: Circa 9 September 2014 Larry McKay Edwards, 68, entered God’s heavenly home on Monday, September 8, 2014 at UNC Hospital Cancer Center. Born August 3, 1946 in Sandy Creek, Henderson, Vance County and grew up in Pamlico County. He was the son of the late Isham Blanford (Blannie) and Essie Pearl Faulkner Edwards of Reelsboro. Larry’s late paternal grandparents Isham Hamet (Jack) and Lula Ethel Dunn Edwards of
    Franklin County and the late maternal grandparents Green and Lillian Annie Belle Faulkner of Vance
    County. He was preceded in death by his grandson Christian Edward McAllister, his brother Jerry Wayne Edwards, his parents and his loved dog, Peanut.
    Funeral services were held Saturday, September 13 at 2:00pm at Jones Cemetery, 5322 Marytate Road, Pink Hill officiating Pastor Sam Jones. Visitation on Saturday was at 10am at Kahlert Funeral & Cremation, Maysville. Larry loved God, his family; genealogy, and being outdoors hunting, fishing, or cooking on his grill. He retired from Stephan Corporation as an Electrician in Lawrenceville, GA then
    came home to live in Pamlico County. Larry attended Broad Creek Christian Church and was a member of James City Grantham Masonic Lodge #725. Surviving are his beloved wife of 25 years B. Sue Jones Edwards; sisters, Brenda Edwards Armstrong Townley of Craven County & Mavis Jeanette Cahoon Holton of Pamlico County; sister-in-law, Sue
    Sanderlin Edwards; Children, Susan Edwards Butterfield (Rowe) of Oceanside, CA, Tiffany Michelle Edwards Davidson (Tart) of Pamlico County; Chris Scott Purfoy of Vernal, Utah; Brenda Ginn Samaniego of Mesa, AZ; Patricia Ginn Najera of Pitt County, Joey Ginn of Farmville & John Ginn of Marana AZ; Grandchildren, Faith Naomi Butterfield, Jacob Andrew Butterfield, Grace Abigail Butterfield, Taysia Andrea George, Jordane Jon Tomczak, Kendall Rayne Davidson, Keira Adrianne Mattocks, Lathaniel Lawrence Davidson, Emory Shaylynn Davidson, Tyson Leonard, Natasha Nicole Purifoy, Kelcee Ann
    Purifoy, Tori Beacham, Brandon Najera, Sebastina “SL” Causey, Chandler Ginn, Jaidyn Ginn, Corey Gin, Caleb Green, Mercedes Ginn; Carolee Hammond, Jessica Najera, Reynaldo Najera, Donald Proulx,
    Jeffrey Proulx & Corina Salcup; fourteen great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews.2

Citations

  1. [S993] Unknown volume, North Carolina Birth Index 1800-2000, www.Ancestry.com.
  2. [S2279] Letter, unknown author to unknown recipient.

Laura C. "Millie" Edwards1,2

F, b. circa 1845, d. 11 December 1877

Family: Phillip G. Abbott b. c 1833, d. 10 Sep 1900

Citations

  1. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  2. [S862] Unknown author, North Carolina Marriage Collection 1741 - 2000.
  3. [S68] 1870 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  4. [S1416] Unknown author, Journigan Family Tree.
  5. [S7] Warren Co., N.C. 1880 Census.