This info is typed as printed in the following book. Hope it helps someone out there.Contact me if you are related to George's family - as I have his childrens lines.
Source: Book located at the Waterloo Public Library in the reference dept.
" THE HISTORY OF LINN COUNTY, 1878"
" The History of LINN COUNTY, Iowa. containing A History of the County, it's Cities, Towns, &c.,
A biographical Directory of its citizens, war record of it's volunteers in the late rebellion, General and local statistics, Portraits of early settlers and prominent men, history of the nOrthwest, history of Iowa, Map of LINN county, constitution of the UNited States, Miscellaneous matters, &c."
Chicago, Western Historical Company 1878
Edgerly, Chas., farmer; PO Central City, Maine Twp. p 691
**( George is the son of Lyman and Lucretia Fair Edgerly; brother to my Ann Edgerly Fleming.)
Edgerly, Geo. C. farmer, Sec. 26; PO Central City, owns 360 acres of land, worth $10,000; was born on Lamoille Co. VT, April 9, 1833; came to county in 1854, first settling in Jordon's Grove; moved to his present farm in 1859, which is one of the finest in the township; has raised from it, 4,800 bushels of wheat in one year. Mrs. Edgerly's maiden name was Gilchrist; his children are RAYMOND, BRAINARD, FRANK, and CLARA.---- Page 683 Jackson Twp.