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George William Edwards (1839 - 1862)

Lieutenant George William Edwards
Born in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine, United Statesmap
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Died at age 23 in Fredericksburg, Virginia, United Statesmap
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Biography

Birth

George William Edwards was born on 27 Nov 1839 in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine, United States, son of James Harker Roach Edwards (1807 - 1890) and Emeline (McLellan) Edwards (1810 - 1846).

Siblings

Military Service

* According to EdwardsGenerations,

"Service Record: Enlisted as a Lieutenant 2nd Class on 02 August 1862 at the age of 22; Commission in Company B, 16th Infantry Regiment Maine on 02 August 1862; Killed on 13 December 1862 in Fredericksburg, VA. (Source: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Maine. (MERoster) Published in 1861-1866 by Stevens & Sayward)."

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Death

George died on 13 Dec 1862 in Fredericksburg, Virginia aged 23.

Sources


*Source: [S238] http://edwardsgenerations.net/.

*Source: . [S240] History of Gorham, Maine, Hugh Davis McLellan, (Portland: Smith and Sale; rpt. Picton Press), 478.

*Source: [S239] Gorham Town Records, (LDS film #0010930 records 1753-1881).

*Source [S240] History of Gorham, Maine, Hugh Davis McLellan, (Portland: Smith and Sale; rpt. Picton Press).





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