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Edwards, S to T

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

  Edwards, Mrs. S. F. — of Leipsic, Putnam County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Samuel (1785-1850) — of Chester, Delaware County, Pa. Born in Chester Township, Delaware County, Pa., March 12, 1785. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1814-16; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1819-27 (1st District 1819-21, 2nd District 1821-23, 4th District 1823-27). Died in Chester, Delaware County, Pa., November 21, 1850 (age 65 years, 254 days). Interment at Chester Rural Cemetery, Chester, Pa.
  Relatives: Father of Mary Edwards (1827-1902; who married Edward Fitzgerald Beale (1822-1893)).
  Political family: Beale-Blaine-Edwards family of Chester, Pennsylvania (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Edwards, Samuel — of Trumbull, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Trumbull, 1837; member of Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1846. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Samuel — of Belfast, Waldo County, Maine. Postmaster at Belfast, Maine, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Samuel — of Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y. Justice of New York Supreme Court 3rd District, 1896-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Samuel L. — of Onondaga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County, 1823-24; member of New York state senate 7th District, 1833-40. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Stanford See J. Stanford Edwards
  Edwards, Stephanie R. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Louisiana, 1996; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Edwards, Stephen — of Kentucky. Delegate to Kentucky secession convention, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Suggett Louis (1906-1944) — also known as Suggett L. Edwards — of Mexico, Audrain County, Mo. Born in Callaway County, Mo., July 23, 1906. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Audrain County, 1937-40; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II. Killed in a B-29 bomber crash, Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, December 13, 1944 (age 38 years, 143 days). Cenotaph at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  Relatives: Son of Isham Lewis Edwards (1874-1947) and Janette Edwards.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Edwards, Susan — of Bismarck, Burleigh County, N.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Edwards, T. Arthur — of Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, T. J. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, T. M. — of McCammon, Bannock County, Idaho. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, T. W. — of Welch, McDowell County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of McDowell County Republican Party, 1940-42. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Theodore D. — of Colorado; Nevada. U.S. Attorney for Colorado, 1861; U.S. Attorney for Nevada, 1863-65. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Thomas A. — Judge, Oklahoma Criminal Court of Appeals, 1926-31. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Thomas Chester (b. 1951) — also known as Chet Edwards — of Waco, McLennan County, Tex. Born in Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex., November 24, 1951. Democrat. Member of Texas state senate, 1983-90; U.S. Representative from Texas 11th District, 1991-; defeated, 2010; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Methodist. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
Thomas D. Edwards Edwards, Thomas D. (1847-1935) — of Lead, Lawrence County, S.Dak. Born in Floyd, Oneida County, N.Y., April 30, 1847. Republican. Newspaper editor; postmaster at Lead, Dakota Territory, 1883-86; U.S. Consul in Ciudad Juarez, 1905-17; Cornwall, 1917-22. Died in Lead, Lawrence County, S.Dak., August 3, 1935 (age 88 years, 95 days). Interment at South Lead Cemetery, Lead, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Son of John Edwards and Mary (Evans) Edwards; married 1899 to Lucy Mary Seymour (1866-1927).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Edwards, Thomas F., Jr. — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 29th District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Edwards, Thomas L. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Thomas L. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Edwards, Thomas McKey (1795-1875) — also known as Thomas M. Edwards — of Keene, Cheshire County, N.H. Born in Keene, Cheshire County, N.H., December 16, 1795. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1834-39; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 3rd District, 1859-63. Died in Keene, Cheshire County, N.H., May 1, 1875 (age 79 years, 136 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Keene, N.H.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Edwards, Thomas Owen (1810-1876) — of Ohio. Born in Williamsburg, Wayne County, Ind., March 29, 1810. U.S. Representative from Ohio 9th District, 1847-49. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., February 5, 1876 (age 65 years, 313 days). Interment at Mt. Wood Cemetery, Wheeling, W.Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Edwards, Thomas P. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Thomas R. — of Shenandoah, Schuylkill County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Edwards, Thomas Walter, Jr. — of Spartanburg County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives 33rd District, 1981-82. Still living as of 1982.
  Edwards, Tom — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.


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