Birth name was Edmund, but he later changed it to Edward.
"While residing in Amherst County, Virginia, he volunteered and served three tours of six months each as a sergeant in Captain Richard Ballinger’s Virginia Company, was at the Battle of Guilford and was discharged at the siege of Yorktown. No dates are given for any of the above named tours.
"After the Revolution he moved from Virginia to Clarke County, Georgia.
"He was allowed pension on his application executed November 21, 1832, while residing in Clarke County, Georgia."
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Edward by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Edward:
Looking through my notes I don't have this Edward listed as a child. There is another Edward listed under children that is the same Edward I have in my notes. Do you have any sources to verify this Edward's Parantage?