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Franklin Eugene Edwards

Franklin Eugene Edwards

Male 1895 - 1942  (46 years)

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  • Name Franklin Eugene Edwards 
    Born 11 Oct 1895 
    Gender Male 
    Died Mar 1942  Ilion, Herkimer, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I38145  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Charles David Edwards,   b. 3 Jan 1863, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1937  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Kate Shepherd Maltby,   b. 17 Nov 1861, Richland, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1939, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Jul 1889 
    • Newspaper Article - Thursday, July 25, 1889 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Our Man About Town - Charles Edwards and Miss Kate Maltby, of Pulaski, were united in holy matrimony last Thursday evening. Our meat man looks awfully happy.

      Newspaper Article - Thursday, August 1, 1889 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Married - In Sandy Creek, July 19th, by Rev. E. F. Maine, Mr. Charles D. Edwards to Miss Katie S. Maltby, both of Pulaski.
    Family ID F394  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F22714  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Franklin E. Edwards - October 11, 1895 - March 13, 1942. Plot B-376. Son of Charles David and Katherine Shepherd “Kate” Maltby Edwards. Husband of Harriet E. VanVoast Edwards. [Note: After Franklin’s death, Harriet Edwards married Clifton Stannard; Harriet died in Clinton, New York on March 12, 1974, and according to her obituary, she is buried in Ilion Cemetery at Ilion, New York.]
      Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, March 19, 1942 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Franklin Edwards Funeral Sunday - A resident of this village all his life, Franklin E. Edwards, 47, died early Friday morning. He was a son of Charles and Kate Maltby Edwards. He had been employed by the Regal Paper Company a number of years. He retired several years ago because of poor health. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Harriet Edwards; a daughter, Miss Ursula Edwards; a brother, Thomas Edwards of Boston, Massachusetts, and two sisters, Mrs. Lawson Lighthall, Pulaski; and Mrs. J. Ellis, Auburn. Another brother, Robert Edwards, was killed in the first World War. The Pulaski Legion Post is named in his memory. The funeral was Sunday afternoon at the home of his sister, Mrs. Lawson Lighthall. Rev. W. R. Rogers officiated. Burial was in Pulaski Cemetery.

      Class of 1913 PACS