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Francis Lewis Edwards

Francis Lewis Edwards

Male 1856 - 1925  (68 years)

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  • Name Francis Lewis Edwards  [1, 2, 3
    Born 5 Oct 1856  Wakefield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1871  Croydon, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1891  25 Chandos Rd, Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells, St James Parish Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Source: 1891 England Census RG12; Piece: 679; Folio 97, Page 35; GSU roll:6095789 
    Military service 1899-1902  Boer War Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name: EDWARDS, FL
    Rank: Driver
    Soldier number: 6563
    Unit: Division Telegraph Battalion Royal Engineers
    Medal roll (from National Archives WO100 series):
    Roll Page
    159 0 Two entries 
    Died 26 Aug 1925  Dartford (Reg District), Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Will 24 Oct 1925  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Probate record: "Edwards Francis Lewis of Sunny Bank Ruskin road Belvedere Kent died 21 August 1925Probate London 24 October to Ellen Drayson Edwards Widow. Effects L1263 4s 8d 
    Person ID I00057  Vine of New Zealand
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2019 

    Father Henry David Edwards,   b. 1821, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1902, Croydon, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Anna Maria Keens,   b. 1832, Kensington, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1901, Croydon, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 23 Jul 1848  Kennington, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Source: Parish Register Page 245: Parish Church , District of Kensington.
      Residence for both: Kensington Ave.
      Henry's occupation: "Stationer".
    Family ID F00153  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Drayson Knowler,   b. Jun 1851, Maidstone, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1943, Carlisle, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 91 years) 
    Married Jan 1880  Croydon, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
    +1. Rose Catherine Edwards,   b. 26 Nov 1880, Mayfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Edgar F Edwards,   b. Abt 1883, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Sidney George Edwards,   b. 24 Apr 1887, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1968, Bulawayo, Matabeleland North, Zimbabwe Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +4. Mildred Mary Drayson Edwards,   b. Abt 1889, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1970, Mount Pleasant, Perth, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
    +5. Winifride Annie Edwards,   b. 09 Nov 1894, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1973, Greenlane Hospital, Auckland, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     6. Ernest Cuthbert Edwards,   b. 15 Jul 1896, Belvedere, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Harry Edwards,   b. 1883,   d. 1888  (Age 5 years)
    Last Modified 30 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F00030  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Edwards, Francis Lewis Will
    Edwards, Francis Lewis Will
    Extract from 1925 Register of Wills
    Francis Lewis Edwards Probate
    Francis Lewis Edwards Probate

  • Sources 
    1. [S00014] 1901 Census RG13/701 p6 31 Nelson Road, Dartford Parliamentary Divion, Kent.

    2. [S00052] 1871 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Database online.
      Record for Francis L Edwards

    3. [S00067] 1901 Census RG13/701 p6 31 Nelson Road, Dartford Parliamentary Divion , Kent.

    4. [S00062] 1881 England Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;) (Reliability: 3).
      Address: Holy Trinity Lodge, Wakefield, Yorkshire

    5. [S00033] Letter from Patricia 1999?.

    6. [S172] FreeBMD. England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915 [database on-line]., Vol 23 Page 33., Vol 2a, Page 319 (Reliability: 3).
      Croydon District