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Edmunds Family History / Samuel Calhoun Edmunds

 
 
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By Brian Scott, April 11, 2011
1. Edmunds Family History Marker
Inscription.
Edmunds Family History
1710-1961

Burial Ground 1.3 Miles S.E. —›
Officers:
Will Tom Edmunds, Pres
Joe F. Edmunds, Vice President
Robert J. Edmunds, Sec & Treas.
Mary Edmunds, Historian

The first record is of John Edmunds, born 1710 Virginia. Will probated Amherst County Va. 1764. He was father of James born 1743 Albermarle County Va. Died 1826 Barren, Ky. Will probated there. He & his wife Sarah Lavender were parents of Alexander born 1763 in Va. He was the first to come to South Carolina with wife Lydia Calhoun in 1790. He died in edgefield 1823. Wife died 1797. They were parents of Samuel Calhoun & Lydia. Samuel C was born 1793 and died 1859 near McCormick. Lydia was born 1796 and died 1847. Samuel C married Polly Bussey. Children: Sarah Lavender - James Alexander - Agnes. His second marriage to Henrietta R. Harris. Children: Frederick Harris - Margaret Ann - John Francis - Henry Clay - Emma - Samuel - Whitefield - Betty. Sam & Whit were killed in Virginia during the Civil War.

Husbands & Wives of
Samuel Calhoun Edmunds'
Children & Their Children
———— ••• ————
Sarah L.E. married Patrick S. Rogers. Children: John N - Mary E - Peter A - Samuel B - Patrick A - Savannah E - William M. John
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& Peter died in Civil War. James A married Martha Barrett. Children: Alex - Eliza - James. Second wife: Lizzie White. Children: George W - Charlie H - Joseph F - John A - Augustus A - Robert N - Fred F - Perry E - Mattie - Wesley J. Frederick H married Mary Jennings. Children: James W - Josephine H - Sarah J - Ella C - Samuel R - Henry C - John T - Thomas W - Georgia M. John F. married Sara Newby. Sons: Sam L & Thomas A. Second wife was Augusta Ann Harris. Childen: Mary J - Martha A - Henrietta - John Z - Luther H - Fannie E - Sallie E - Whitefield F - Will H - James F. Emma E. married W.S. Atchinson. One son: Winnie. Second married Chester Walker. Children: Lewis - Whit - Vince - Sam - John - Lizzie - Lorena.

Ernest F. Bentley
Margaret E. Floyd
Warren N. Edmunds

 
Erected 1961 by Edmunds Family History Association.
 
Location. 33° 52.25′ N, 82° 22.633′ W. Marker is in McCormick, South Carolina, in McCormick County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 378 and Holiday Road (State Road S-33-7), on the left when traveling west on U.S. 378. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Cormick SC 29835, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Welcome to Baker Creek State Park
Samuel Calhoun Edmunds Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, April 11, 2011
3. Samuel Calhoun Edmunds Marker
(approx. 1.4 miles away); General Elijah Clark (approx. 1.9 miles away in Georgia); Tory Pond (approx. 2.8 miles away in Georgia); The Guillebeau House (approx. 3.2 miles away); New Bordeaux Worship Site (approx. 3.9 miles away); New Bordeaux (1764) (approx. 4.1 miles away); John De La Howe Forest (approx. 4.6 miles away); John De La Howe School Lethe Farm Trail (approx. 4.6 miles away); Badwell / Badwell Cemetery (approx. 4.9 miles away); Dorn’s Mill / Dorn Gold Mine (approx. 5.4 miles away but has been reported missing). Click for a list of all markers in McCormick.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Samuel Calhoun Edmunds Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, April 11, 2011
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Samuel Calhoun Edmunds Marker, looking west along US 378 and Holiday Road image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
5. Samuel Calhoun Edmunds Marker, looking west along US 378 and Holiday Road
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 899 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   5. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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