Benjamin Hamilton Edgar born OH died WVA 1903
Benjamin Hamilton Edgar b. May 1854-1854 Monroe Co., OH died Aug 1903 Hacker's Valley, Webster Co., WVA, buried Life Cemetery, Webster Co., WVA. WVA death record states that he was murdered? at age 48
Son of Cyrus and Mellisa Nancy Hamilton Edgar of Monroe Co., OH. Married 1st Mary Elizabeth Hadley Oct 1873, Monroe Co., OH; chilren: Melissa J b. 1874, Sarah Matilda b. 1876, Richard Cyrus b. 1877. 1st wife Mary E Hadley Edgar, dau. of B H and Rachel Hadley, died in 1881 in Wirt Co., WVA of Scarlett Fever.
Benjamin H Edgar married 2nd in Aug 1883 in Wirt Co, WVA, Lillian Fairbanks, b. OH, dau of Edward and Helen B. Wright of Washington Co., OH. Some children of this couple known to me:Anna B., Rosa M., Martha P., Emma E., William E., Ona E., Bertha B, Benjamin F., and George Orvall, all born WVA.
After the death of Benjamin Hamilton Edgar, widow Lillian Fairbanks Edgar moved to Fairmont, Marion Co., WVA with her children (except for Emma who died young and is buried with her father in Life Cemetery) and died there in Nov 1943 and is buried there in Woodlawn Cemetery.
I have lots more info on all of these Edgar individuals, spouses, children, locations, etc.
I would like to touch base with anyone from this Edgar family. Thanks! Sharon