Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Benjamin Wroe Edwards

Male Abt 1775 - 1837  (~ 62 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Wroe Edwards 
    Born Abt 1775  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1837  Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I036574  Tree1
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 

    Father John Edwards,   b. 1748, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1833, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Susannah Wroe,   b. 5 May 1748, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1833, Bourbon County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married Abt 1768  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18219  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Rule,   b. Bef 1784,   d. Aft 1837, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 55 years) 
    Married 11 Jan 1800  Bourbon County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 
    Family ID F21298  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=richardedwards&id=I24658

      Benjamin Edwards, with possibly some thirty men, on December 16, rode into Nacogdoches and proclaimed the Republic of Fredonia, thus instituting the minor revolution known as the Fredonian Rebellion

      The Handbook of Texas vol. 1, Austin, the Texas State Historical Association, 1952. page 546

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      Author: Kay Withers
      Date: September 26, 1999
      Location: kwithers@kih dot net

      No one knows anything about Wroe, but it has been suggested that since Benjamin has the middle initial 'W', they are one and the same.

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