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Edwards, C to D

EDWARDS (Soundex E363) — See also EDWARD, EDWARDE, EDWARDSEN, EDWARE, HARVEY-EDWARDS, SEWARDS, SOWARDS, SUMTER-EDWARDS, TREDWAY, WARDSWORTH, WOODWARD.

  Edwards, C. H. — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Mayor of Tallahassee, Fla., 1872-75. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, C. J. — of Plant City, Hillsborough County, Fla. Mayor of Plant City, Fla., 1971. Still living as of 1971.
  Edwards, C. S. P. — of Mason County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mason County, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, C. V. — of Millersburg, Holmes County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Caldwell (1841-1922) — of Bozeman, Gallatin County, Mont. Born in Sag Harbor, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., January 8, 1841. Member of Montana state house of representatives, 1890; U.S. Representative from Montana at-large, 1901-03. Died in Sag Harbor, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 23, 1922 (age 81 years, 196 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Sag Harbor, Long Island, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Edwards, Carl R. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1988 (alternate), 1992; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1990. African ancestry. Still living as of 1992.
  Edwards, Cary — of Oakland, Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Candidate in primary for Governor of New Jersey, 1989, 1993. Still living as of 1993.
  Edwards, Casper M. (b. 1870) — of Malden, Dunklin County, Mo. Born in Farmington, St. Francois County, Mo., May 19, 1870. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Dunklin County, 1919-24. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1892 to Mary B. Roberts.
  Edwards, Cecile See Brenda Edwards
  Edwards, Charles — of Kent, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 17th District, 1874. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Charles — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Richmond County 1st District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Charles A. — of Prattville, Autauga County, Ala. Postmaster at Prattville, Ala., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Charles B. — of Lamar, Barton County, Mo. Mayor of Lamar, Mo., 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Charles G. — of Spring Valley, Fillmore County, Minn. Republican. Member of Minnesota state senate, 1877-78, 1887-90 (3rd District 1877-78, 2nd District 1887-90); delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Edwards, Charles G. — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in New York. Republican. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Charles Gordon (1878-1931) — also known as Charles G. Edwards — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Born in Daisy, Tattnall County (now Evans County), Ga., July 2, 1878. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Georgia 1st District, 1907-17, 1925-31; died in office 1931. Died in Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga., July 13, 1931 (age 53 years, 11 days). Interment at Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Jefferson Edwards and Annie (Conley) Edwards; married, December 17, 1902, to Ora Beach.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Edwards, Charles L. — of Carleton, Monroe County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Charles R. — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 3rd District, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Chester B. — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Edwards, Chet See Thomas Chester Edwards
  Edwards, Cindy — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Edwards, Claire C. — of Waukegan, Lake County, Ill. Circuit judge in Illinois 17th Circuit, 1919-25. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Clarence R. (d. 1931) — of Westwood, Norfolk County, Mass. Republican. General in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928 (Convention Vice-President). Died in 1931. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Edwards, Clark, Jr. — of Elberton, Elbert County, Ga. Circuit judge in Georgia Northern Circuit, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Claude R. — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Candidate for mayor of Orlando, Fla., 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Edwards, Clement Stanislaus (b. 1869) — also known as Clement S. Edwards — of Albert Lea, Freeborn County, Minn. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 4, 1869. Lawyer; newspaper editor and publisher; real estate business; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; U.S. Consul in Acapulco, 1911-17; Santo Domingo, 1917-19; Paris, 1919-20; Frankfort, 1920; Hamburg, 1920; Kovno, 1921-24; Valencia, 1924-30; Bradford, 1930-33. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Clifford C. — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Conservative. Candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention 1st District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Edwards, Cynthia — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Edwards, Cyrus (1793-1877) — of Alton, Madison County, Ill. Born in Howard County, Md., June 17, 1793. Whig. Candidate for Governor of Illinois, 1838; postmaster at Alton, Ill., 1841-43; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from Madison County, 1847. Baptist. Died in Alton, Madison County, Ill., August 31, 1877 (age 84 years, 75 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Alton, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Edwards and Margaret (Beall) Edwards (1754-1826); brother of Ninian Edwards; married 1818 to Nancy Harriet Reed (1802-1834); married 1837 to Sophia Loomis (1809-1897); grandfather of Richard Lee Metcalfe (1861-1954); granduncle of John Pope Cook; great-grandfather of Theodore W. Metcalfe.
  Political family: Edwards-Cook family of Illinois and Nebraska (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Edwards, Dale — of Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Oakland County 6th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Edwards, Dan See Daniel Kramer Edwards
  Edwards, Daniel Kramer (1914-2001) — also known as Daniel K. Edwards; Dan Edwards — of Durham, Durham County, N.C. Born in Durham, Durham County, N.C., February 17, 1914. Lawyer; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of North Carolina state house of representatives, 1947-50; mayor of Durham, N.C., 1949-51. Methodist. Member, Phi Delta Theta; Phi Beta Kappa; Civitan; American Bar Association; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. Died, at Hillcrest Convalescent Center, Durham, Durham County, N.C., July 17, 2001 (age 87 years, 150 days). Interment at Maplewood Cemetery, Durham, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of Charles W. Edwards and Eva Marie (Kramer) Edwards; married, December 24, 1941, to Mary B. Partin.
  Edwards, Daniel M. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, David — of Spencer County, Ind. Spencer County Sheriff, 1818-20; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1823-24. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, David — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. Mayor of Ypsilanti, Mich., 1864-65, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, David L. — of Onondaga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County 2nd District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Dee See Norma Dee Edwards
  Edwards, Denise Winebrenner — of Pennsylvania. New Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 18th District, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Edwards, Dixon See J. Dixon Edwards
  Edwards, Don See William Donlon Edwards
  Edwards, Don — of Coffeyville, Montgomery County, Kan. Mayor of Coffeyville, Kan., 2003-04. Still living as of 2004.
  Edwards, Don Calvin (1861-1938) — also known as Don C. Edwards — of London, Laurel County, Ky. Born in Moulton, Appanoose County, Iowa, July 13, 1861. Republican. Lumber manufacturer; banker; Laurel County Circuit Court Clerk, 1898-1904; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1900 (alternate), 1912; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 11th District, 1905-11; defeated (Independent Republican), 1903. Died in London, Laurel County, Ky., September 19, 1938 (age 77 years, 68 days). Interment at A.R. Dyche Memorial Park, London, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Lewis Edwards and Jane (Saylor) Edwards; married, February 11, 1904, to Lida Hodge.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Edwards, Don Hon — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Edwards, Donald R. — of Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Candidate for Wisconsin state senate 11th District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Edwards, Donna S. — of Baltimore, Md.; Largo, Prince George's County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 2000, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Edwards, Dorothy — of Greenville, Washington County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Edwards, Dorsey W. — of Lihue, Island of Kauai, Kauai County, Hawaii. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1956. Still living as of 1956.


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