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Edmunds of Dorset Descendants of Edward Edmunds 1660

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Edward Edmunds was born in Corfe Castle c1660 he had aprox(more) 2 children Edward, John

Edward Edmunds, Corfe Castle 1692 married Mary FRY b c1868 and had 7 children John, Elizabeth, George, Margaret, Ann, James, Mary

George Edmunds 1718 Worth Matravers, Dorset married Mary DAVIE bc1720 and had 8 Children William, Jenny, James, John, John Edward, Joseph, Mary

John Edmunds 1753-1841 Married Mary BILLETT 1755-1834 and they had 10 Children, Elizabeth, John, Jane, Susanna, Anne, George, Charlotte, Mary, Josiah William

Josiah Edmunds 1796-1844 Moreton, Dorset married Mary ORCHARD 1800-1879 and they had 13 Children, Mary, Elizabeth, John George, Charles, George, Richard, Edward, Thomas, Henry, Mary, Isaac, Nehemiah

John Edmunds 1852-1902 Married Hester HOUSE 1827-1892 and they had 9 children, Maria, Henry, Hiram, Edwin,Elizabeth, Helena, Lucy, Kate, Charles

Edwin Edmunds 1860-1942 married Charlotte SOUTHWELL 1867-1905 Moreton Dorset and they had aprox 5 children, John, Dorothy, Frederick, Ernest, and Albert

Frederick Edmunds Swindon, Wiltshire 1897-1969 Married Ila Smith Stonehouse Gloucestershire 1897-1963 they had 2 children, Phyllis Grace and Joyce Audrey

Phyllis Grace Edmunds Stroud, Glos 1921-1952 married Dennis John Morley, (Hickinbottom)Peckham, London 1919 (still living and just fantastic) and had 1 child Denise

Denise Elizabeth Morley 1949 married Richard Gerald Wynne (Baker)and had 2 children - Tracey and Nigel

Tracey Elizabeth 1970 <- ME


Most of the Edmunds worked as Agricultural Labourers at Corfe Castle.
Frederick 1897 was a Coppersmith. Fred spent sometime in prison as after Ila had left him and the children, she took the children back - by all accounts Ila wasn't a very good mother or person, Phyllis and Joyce were left to live with their Aunty and Uncle in Stonehouse. Fred tried fighting this and consequently was sent to prison.

Phyllis was a beautiful woman who had a voice of an angel, she was a secreetary, her first husband was a bit of a drinker and would not divorce Phyllis, so Phylils and Dennis had Denise out of wedlock, marrying as soon as her divorce was final in 1951, in 1952 Phyllis sadly died of cancer, leaving my mum a 3 year old with no mother. Dennis remarried soon after Phyllis died obviously upsetting the family. But Phyllis, Eva and Dennis had worked together at Standish Hospital.

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on 2008-08-24 04:47:53

Tracey2205 , from Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England, has been a Family Tree Circles member since Aug 2008. is researching the following names: HOUSE, HICKINBOTTOM, TRENT and 20 other(s).

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by megan_edmunds on 2011-09-01 14:33:14

im looking for family around janis edmunds if u know her

by Maoriwahine2007 on 2011-09-25 19:58:31

Hi Tracey we have some Edmonds from Langton,Matravers,Dorset, A John Edmonds & Maryanne Edmonds (nee: Sticklands), John & Maryanne Edmonds migrated to NZ,A good person to get a hold of is: Allan Edmonds on Family Tree Circles, as he is the Holder of the Edmonds Family History, he's a knowledge of wealth. Joyce

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