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edmonds family tree . 0946 A.D to 2010 .A.D.

Journal by edmondsallan

To whom it may be of interest . John samuel Edmonds B. 1799- m.1822. D.1865 -age 66 years ( buried in symonds street cemetery AK. nz I am a direct descendant of Samuel ( eldest son ) If you are of Maori blood Lines you are a descendant from the second son Arthur I have researched the edmonds family for over twenty years and most of the material in the Book " A good keen Man " brought together by Mrs massang . now in the national Library of nz I have to date completed 5 books of over 400 pages each on the 4 parts of the " edmonds Family tree". I also have completed the maori waka papa of the genealogy going back to the great maori explorer " Maruiwi & the better known maori explorer " Mahuhu" The great paramount maori chief " Rahiri" was one of his descendants I have the tribal boundary maps back into 1600. & nearly all of the nz maori wakapapa in Nz The maori " edmonds" Name started with Arthur who married 3 maori wives . To save time . The original edmonds name was Edmund. They were known by their trade" Sons of stone" The Kings Son - prince edmund got into a huge debt. He decided everyone would have a name in his kingdom .to collect taxes. If you did not have a name your head was cut off.The "men of stone" working in his quarrie adopted his surname " Edmund" The 5 books are for my present family when I pass on > I also have the original "edmonds Family Bible passed down to me Regards allan edmonds

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on 2010-08-04 19:35:34

edmondsallan , from auckland .nz , has been a Family Tree Circles member since Aug 2010. is researching the following names: CLAYTON, EDMONDS.

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by edmondsallan on 2011-05-09 00:00:29

I have just completed another family " Edmonds " book . As this now in the " Edmonds " personal ancestry collection I have to see if the family will allow me to put on the net for others to peruse

by kotiroma on 2012-10-16 09:16:40

I am enjoying reading your journals. I now realise I will have to read more on the history of the family from England. What I haven't been able to find is the first Arthur Edmonds you have referred to. What year was Arthur born?

by kotiroma on 2012-10-16 11:53:55

I am enjoying reading your journals. I now realise I will have to read more on the history of the family from England. What I haven't been able to find is the first Arthur Edmonds you have referred to. What year was Arthur born?

by junecarter on 2014-04-29 22:35:57

did you find a connection to ivy edmonds

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