Looking for an ancestral uncle and family. George Richard Edwards was born in Deerfield, Massachusetts 7 August 1848 and married a Jennie Knowlden, probably about 1873. 1880 US Census shows George and Jennie with two children, Arthur and a seven-month-old unnamed daughter, living in the household of her parents, James and Margaret Knowlden, in the village of Cold Spring, Putnam County, New York.George is a printer. 1900 US Census shows this family on Walnut Street in Hartford, Connecticut.Jennie's father, James G. Knowlden, 83, is living with them.George is a printer. In 1910, George and Jennie live alone, still on Walnut Street.He is now called a compositor at a daily paper.Jennie indicates she has given birth to two children, neither of whom are living.
The female child from the 1880 census likely died very young.Arthur, born 6 September 1876, died in Hartford in 1906, at 29 or 30 years of age.I have photographs of young Arthur and his wife.She is a lovely thing, identified on the back of her portrait only as "Mrs. Arthur Edwards"!I have found no marriage record, and I do not know Arthur's cause of death, be it illness or accident.
Finally, I have no death dates for George or Jennie Edwards and can find no record of where they were buried less than a century ago.