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A. Edwards A.D. Edwards
Full Name: A. D. Edwards
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 4 Jan 13, 1874 - Apr 18, 1876 14th   Democrat Rockwall / Rockwall   Anderson, Henderson, Kaufman, Rockwall, Van Zandt
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Possibly Augustus Daniel Edwards, Edwards Family Tree, birth date 9/1/1829 in Louisiana, death date 3/25/1882 in Terrell, Kaufman County, residence in Kaufman County in 1870-1880 Census, occupation: merchant in 1870, druggist in 1880, spouse: Florence R. Edwards in 1870, Kate Edwards in 1880. No A.D. Edwards in Rockwall County in 1870-1880 Census. Ancestry.com.
  • A.D. Edwards, Rockwall, Rockwall County, merchant, age 44, born in Louisiana ca. 1830. Directory of the Members and Officers of the Fourteenth Legislature of the State of Texas . . ., 1874.
  • Possibly A.D. Edwards, birth date 9/1/1829, death date 3/25/1882, burial in Oakland Memorial Park, Terrell, Kaufman County. Find a Grave.
  • Possibly Augustus Daniel Edwards, son of Augustus Edwards and Patsey Roberts, married Florence Rosalie Simpson of Nacogdoches, children Mary Emma, Gertrude and Summerfield G. Edwards. Ancestral Study of Four Families: Roberts, Griffith, Cartwright, Simpson, by Emily Griffith Roberts, Terrell, Texas, 1939, pp. 29, 545. Google Books.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. A. Edwards, 14th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 14th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
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    14th R.S. - 1874
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