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Antoinette Almira ALEXANDER

Female 1834 - 1913  (79 years)


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  • Name Antoinette Almira ALEXANDER 
    Born 11 Mar 1834  Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Burial Elmwood Cemetery, Chanute, Neosho County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 7 May 1913  Chanute, Neosho County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Elmwood Cemetery, Chanute, Neosho County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Source: Theadora Francis .

      (2) Historical Foundation of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church and the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America <http://www.cumberland.org/hfcpc/minister/Alexander.htm#anchor1250071> :

      Antoinette Almira Alexander
      born: 11 March 1834 - Graves County, Kentucky
      died: 7 May 1913 -
      buried: Elmwood Cemetery - Chanute, Neosho County, Kansas
      married: 3 October 1854 - Graves County, Kentucky
      husband: William Henry Edwards
      [son of Rev. Jesse Edwards and Louisa Looney Brigham Edwards]
      born: 6 November 1827 - near Erin, Tennessee [then Stewart County, now Houston County]
      died: 10 March 1914 - Chanute, Neosho County, Kansas

      See Edwards Family Information

      (3) http://www.findagrave.com:

      Antoinette Almira Alexander Edwards
      Birth: Mar. 11, 1834
      Graves County
      Kentucky, USA
      Death: May 7, 1913
      Chanute
      Neosho County
      Kansas, USA

      Antoinette Almira (Alexander) Edwards was one of nine children of James Alexander Jr. (1801-1856) and Amelia Ann (Conn) Alexander (1805-1883).

      Her obit reads:

      "Mrs. W.H. Edwards, Dead, aged 79 years?with her husband she had been resident of this vicinity for forty-two years?Mrs. A.A. Edwards, wife of W.H. Edwards, died at 12:25 o'clock Wednesday afternoon, May 7, at their home, 520 West Fourth street.
      Mrs. Edwards was born March 11, 1834, near Mayfield, Graves county, Kentucky. With her family she moved to Kansas in February, 1871.

      "Mrs. Edwards was well and very favorably known in this city, having resided here a number of years. She had been a sufferer the greater part of her life, but bore her afflictions with patience and cheerfulness. Her last and prolonged illness was of great and intense pain.

      "Mrs. Edwards was the devoted Christian mother of nine children. The two eldest, Maud and Flavius, died in early childhood in Kentucky. The youngest child, Walter Lee, died September 1, 1883, and Luna A. August 21, 1908, in this city.

      "Mrs. Edwards is survived by her aged husband and five children, Mrs. Sallie E. Paul of Hollywood, Cal.; Mrs. Eudora E. Francis, Cleveland, Tenn.; Dr. R. Samuel Edwards, Cushing Okla; Dr. Mamie J. Tanquary, Independence, Kas., and Dr. J. Burrow Edwards of this city. All are here excepting Dr. R. S. Edwards.

      "The funeral services will be conducted from the home at 2:30 o'clock Friday afternoon, May 9, by Rev. Charles A. Wilson, pastor of the Presbyterian church. Interment will be made in Elmwood cemetery."

      Burial:
      Elmwood Cemetery
      Chanute
      Neosho County
      Kansas, USA
      Plot: Edwards family plot

      Record added: Nov 12 2005
      By: Theadora Francis
    Person ID I15185  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2021 

    Father James ALEXANDER, Jr.,   b. 9 Jul 1801, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1856  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Amelia Ann CONN,   b. 14 Jan 1805, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1883  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 30 Jan 1829  Madison County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6808  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Henry EDWARDS,   b. 6 Nov 1827, Stewart [now Houston] County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1914, Chanute, Neosho County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 3 Oct 1854  Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Maud EDWARDS,   b. 1856,   d. 1862  (Age 6 years)
     2. Flavius EDWARDS,   b. 1858,   d. 1862  (Age 4 years)
     3. Luna A. EDWARDS,   b. 16 Oct 1859,   d. 21 Aug 1908, Chanute, Neosho County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     4. Sallie EDWARDS,   b. 1862,   d. 1935  (Age 73 years)
     5. Eudora EDWARDS,   b. 18 Sep 1863, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1929, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     6. Dr. Robert Samuel EDWARDS,   b. 11 Oct 1865, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1944, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     7. Dr. James Burrow EDWARDS,   b. Mar 1868, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1941, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     8. Dr. Mamie J. EDWARDS,   b. 29 Apr 1870, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1927, Chanute, Neosho County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     9. Walter Lee EDWARDS,   b. 12 Jun 1874, KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1883, Neosho County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 9 years)
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2021 
    Family ID F6806  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart