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John W. Edmundson
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1825
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 11, 1897
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

History of Allegheny County, Page 684

John W. Edmundson, farmer, Post Office Buena Vista, is a son of John Sr. and Nancy (Calhoun) Edmundson. Joseph Edmundson, grandfather of John W., was a native of York County, Pa., and settled in Mifflin Township, this county, in 1802 and afterward purchased property in Elizabeth Township, near McKeesport, where he resided until his death in 1822. John Sr., the father of John W., was born in York County in 1787, came to this county with his parents and finally settled in what is now Lincoln Township and followed farming. He died in 1863, his wife in 1862. They raised five children, two of whom are living: John W. and Sarah, a maiden lady who resides with him. The subject of this memoir was born on the homestead in 1825 and was educated in the public schools. In 1866 he purchased his present farm, where he has since resided. His wife, Cordelia, daughter of Joseph and Hannah (Lane) White, of this county, and they have seven living children: William A., a merchant of Buena Vista and McKeesport; Nancy A; Sarah J., now Mrs. John Calhoun, of Elizabeth Township; Mary M., Annie M., Olive, Josephine. Mr. Edmundson and family are members of the Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church. 
Family links: 
  John W. Edmundson (1787 - 1863)
  Nancy Calhoun Edmundson (1791 - 1862)
  Cordelia Lane White Edmundson (1837 - 1905)*
  William Addison Edmundson (1858 - 1956)*
  Nancy Alwilda Edmundson (1862 - 1927)*
  Mary Martha Edmundson (1867 - 1939)*
  Annie M. Edmundson (1868 - 1947)*
  Sarah Edmundson (1818 - 1895)*
  John W. Edmundson (1825 - 1897)
*Calculated relationship
McKeesport and Versailles Cemetery
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section H, Lot 0
Maintained by: James Edmundson
Originally Created by: Dr. James M. Owston
Record added: Jan 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33317251
John W. Edmundson
Added by: James Edmundson
John W. Edmundson
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Cousin to James E. Edmundson.
- James Edmundson
 Added: May. 13, 2013

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