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THOMAS EDWARDS







Born: July 6, 1754

Died: March 29, 1829

Buried Storms Cemetery, on a farm near Hobbeville, Indiana

Service: Henry Co, Virginia Militia, under Capt S TARRANT'S Co, 1781

Proof:

Married: (1) Unknown

Children:

James Edwards: b abt 1769 VA who married Caley Storme in 1791. He took her back to Franklin county Va.

William Edwards: abt 1771, VA,

Charlotte Edwards abt 1771 VA


(2nd wife of Thomas) Winifred MCDANIEL Jan 6, 1781 in Amherst Co., VA.
she was born abt 1759 in Henry Co., VA - died March 17, 1786

Children:

Lucinda b June 16, 1783, VA, John M. Edwards b. abt.1785 in VA;


(3rd wife): Nancy HUTCHERSON b abt1770 d jan 01, 1850 in Green co, IN, married about 1787 in VA.



Children:

Vincent

Elizabeth

Barnett

Gustavias

Linsey

Rhoda

Polly

Caroline
all born in Franklin Co. VA and then :Nancy and Minerva, place of birth not mentioned

Our expert on the Edwards family is Susan JURBAN She is writing a book on the Edwards of VA. Thomas Edwards was born July 06, 1754 in Halifax county, VA, died March 22, 1829 in Greene Co. IN.

Thomas was a brother to Isham Edwards of Dickenson County, VA. More information might be obtained from Susan Jurban. Our URL is Edwards Family

Information on the family was provided by Linda Sharp

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ON THIS SOLDIER PLEASE CONTACT Stephen D Franklin

Directions to Storm Cemetery (on farm near Hobbieville, Indiana and photos: Courtesy of Edward Hitchcock, member of the Daniel Guthrie SAR Chapter Bedford, Indiana



At the junctin of State Hwy 54 and St Hwy 45, take State Hwy 54 East for 1.2 miles to the Hibbieville Exit, turn left or north onto County Road CR 150S and go for a short distance to Hobbieville. Then go on County Road CR 1260E for a short distance, then onto CR 190S for a short distance and turn on CR 1329 and go for about 6/10 mile and turn left on the Wayne Vaught Farm (sign at entrance), go up the graveled driveway ffor about 2/10 mile to the house and Storm Cemetery is back of the house. Park vehicle in front of the house and walk across yard to cemetery.

Contact Wayne Vaught at (812) 825-6276 for permission to get access to the cemetery, thanks!

Indiana War Graves Index - Daniel Guthrie Chapter SAR, Bedford, Indiana SAR