HOUSE OF EDGEWORTH , SOUTH CAROLINA

LOOKING BACK TO GAIN KNOWLEDGE FOR THE FUTURE

 

 

 

THIS IS A STORY IN PICTURES OF THE EDGEWORTH FAMILY . AS TIME AND MATERIAL PERMITS, I WILL ADD MORE TO THE SITE. IT IS MY HOPE THAT THIS WILL IN SOME WAY HELP YOU TO UNDERSTAND THE PATH OF THE AMERICAN EDGEWORTH FAMILY TO AND ACROSS AMERICA.  AS WE LOOK BACK WE SEE A FAMILY THAT PASSED THE TEST OF TIME, AND DID WHAT THEY COULD TO HELP THEIR FAMILY AND FRIENDS.  IF ANY OF OUR VISITORS TO THIS SITE HAS ANY INFORMATION THAT THEY WOULD LIKE TO SHARE THAT WOULD HELP TELL THIS STORY BETTER, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO E-MAIL ME ON MY LINK.

WE ARE CONTACTING DIFFERENT LINES OF THE EDGEWORTH  FAMILY THAT WILL LIKE TO BE A PART OF THIS PICTURE HISTORY AND WE ARE GRATEFUL THAT SO MANY HAVE CHOSEN TO PARTICITATE ON THIS PAGE. IT WILL TAKE TIME TO PLACE THEM IN THE RIGHT ORDER SO KEEP CHECKING THIS PAGE.

THANKS  FOR YOUR VISIT ..... 

DOUGLAS  M  EDGEWORTH

ENGLAND

 

THE FOLLOWING ARE DIRECT  ANCESTORS OF  RICHARD

[DICK] EDGEWORTH  WHO CHARTERED THE TOWN OF

SNEEDBORO ON HIS FARM NEAR THE PEE DEE RIVER IN

ANSON CO NC -BORN MAY 29,1764 AND DIED AUGUST 19,1796

LADY JANE EDGEWORTH- FRANCIS'S WIFE

SIR JOHN EDGEWORTH

SIR JOHNWAS THE GRANDSON OF FRANCIS AND JANE

 

IRELAND


RICHARD EDGEWORTH MP

1701-1767

BUILT THE MANOR HOUSE AT EDGEWORTHSTOWN IRELAND

FATHER OF RICHARD LOVELL EDGEWORTH

 


RICHARD LOVELL EDGEWORTH  1744 TO 1817

 

 


RICHARD LOVELL EDGEWORTHS

MEDAL FOR INVENTION

RICHARD [DICK] EDGEWORTH--WON MEDAL AT AGE 13

HAVE NO PICTURE AT PRESENT OF RICHARD EDGEWORTH

THIS MEDAL IS IN THE HANDS OF AN EDGEWORTH MALE

IN THE NATHANIEL LOVELL LINE  THE OLDEST SON OF RICHARD

MARIA EDGEWORTH IN 1807

MARIA EDGEWORTH   1768-1849

 

 




PHOTO  SUPPLIED BY WILLIAM FOSTER EDGEWORTH JR   

MARIA EDGEWORTH'S LIBRARY

SCHOOL FOR BOYS FOUNDED BY RICHARD LOVELL EDGEWORTH AND DAUGHTER

MARIA EDGEWORTH

 



THE PHOTO PROVIDED BY COLIN EDGEWORTH .. TAKEN SEPT..2007

PHOTO BY COLIN EDGEWORTH WHO VISITED EDGEWORTHSTOWN IRELAND IN

SEPT -2007


                                        PROVIDED BY COLIN EDGEWORTH BRISBRANE AUSTRALIA WHO VISITED
                                         EDGEWORTHSTOWN IRELAND IN SEPT 2007

PHOTO BY COLIN EDGEWORTH TAKEN SEPT 2007



DEPLICTING IRISH FARM FAMILIES DURING THE POTATO FAMINE. MARIA EDGEWORTH

DID EXTENDED WORK IN HELPING FIND FOOD FOR IRISH FAMILIES AT THAT PERIOD OF

IRISH HISTORY

HOUSES IN EDGEWORTHSTOWN IN 1819


 

 

MARIE EDGEWORTH IN1841

PICTURE IS A DAGUERREOTYPE


RICHARD LOVELL EDGEWORTH

GRANDSON OF RICHARD LOVELL EDGRWORTH

MICHAEL PAKENHAN EDGEWORTH

BOTANIST -SERVED BRITISH GOVERNMENT

IN INDIA


 

FRANCIS Y EDGEWORTH

GRANDSON OF RICHARD LOVELL EDGEWORTH

EDGEWORTHSTOWN IRELAND

 

GRANDSON OF RICHARD LOVELL

MARIE EDGEWORTH AND RICHARD LOVELL EDGEWORTH WITH SOME OF HIS

22 CHILDREN AT HOME AT EDGEWORTHSTOWN IRELAND

TOP MANOR  AT EDGEWORTHSTOWN AND BOTTOM THE POST OFFICE


PHOTO  SUPPLIED BY WILLIAM FOSTER EDGEWORTH JR

 

HENRY ESSEX EDGEWORTH WHO'S NAME CHANGED \

TO ABBE EDGEWORTH DE FIRMONT THIS IS THE ROBE THAT

ABBE EDGEWORTH De FIRMONT WORE TO GIVE LOUIS THE 16TH

LAST RITE BEFORE HE WAS BEHEADED .

 

RECTORY WHERE HENRY E EDGEWORTH WAS BORN ,

HIS FATHER WAS RICHARD LOVELLS FIRST COUSIN.. ROBERT EDGEWORTH


                                                                                                  

                                                                                               PHOTO SUPPLIED BY WILLIAM FOSTER EDGEWORTH JR 

ABBE EDGEWORTH DE FIRMONT IS BURIED HERE IN RUSSIA

         THIS IS THE GRAVEYARD MADE INTO A PARK, THE SITE

          WAS DESTROYED BY ALLIED BOMBING IN WORLD WAR TWO

 

 

 

 

 

 

RICHARD LOVELLS EDGEWORTH'S FIRST  WIFE WAS ANNA MARIA ELERS, HER

CHILDREN WERE RICHARD "THE IMMIGRANT" , MARIA,  EMMELINE  AND

ANNA MARIA

MARIA BECAME  A WORLD FAMOUS AUTHORESS OF CHILDREN'S BOOKS.

 

         RICHARD EDGEWORTH "THE IMMIGRANT"

ALSO KNOWN TO FAMILY AS DICK.1764-1796

DIED IN SNEEDSBORO NC.  NO MARKER  AND NO PICTURE

MEDAL GIVEN TO YOUNG RICHARD

AT THE AGE OF 13 FOR EARLY MECHANIC GENIUS

THE MEDAL IS IN THE POSSESSION OF A DESCENDANT OF NATHANIEL

 LOVELL EDGEWORTH

MARIA EDGEWORTH WAS ONE OF THE FIRST WOMEN

TO WRITE UNDER HER NAME.MANY ACADEMIES FOR

YOUNG LADIES USED THE EDGEWORTH NAME IN AMERICA


ST JOHNS CRURCH , EDGEWORTHSTOWN , IRELAND

 

ST JOHNS CHURCH ALTAR

 

THE PEWS AT ST JOHNS CRURCH WHERE THE EDGEWORTH FAMILY

SAT WHILE ATTENDING SERVICES

MODERN LOOK AT ST JOHNS CHURCH IN EDGEWORTHSTOWN

IRELAND

CHURCHYARD AT EDGEWORTHSTOWN IRELAND WHERE

THE EDGEWORTH FAMILY WAS LAID TO REST