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Rosa Marvin Edwards
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Birth: 1877
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 1897
North Carolina, USA

She was a daughter of the Reverend Thomas H. Edwards and Caroline McPherson Kilgore. Her stepmother was Sallie Henley Edwards.

According to the local newspaper, her date of death was 1897; not 1898 as inscribed on the stone.

Oct. 28, 1897 (The Morganton Herald) --
"Miss Rosa Edwards, the beautiful daughter of Rev. T. H. Edwards, was drowned in Johnson's mill pond, one mile from Rutherford College. . . The theory of suicide was confirmed later today. . ."

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 Parents:
  Thomas H. Edwards (1830 - 1911)
  Caroline McPherson Kilgore Edwards (1835 - 1888)
 
 Siblings:
  Louisa Edwards Weedon (____ - 1937)**
  Sarah Lavinia Edwards Johnson (1859 - 1935)**
  Rhoda Ellen Edwards Franklin (1867 - 1905)*
  Hattie Mae Edwards Whiteside (1868 - 1901)*
  Henry Ida Edwards (1869 - ____)*
  James Henry Edwards (1873 - 1953)*
  Jessie Summers Nelson Edwards (1875 - 1919)*
  Rosa Marvin Edwards (1877 - 1897)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Abernathy Methodist Church Cemetery
Rutherford College
Burke County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Armantia
Record added: Oct 03, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9546137
Rosa Marvin Edwards
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Rosa Marvin Edwards
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Rosa Marvin Edwards
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 Added: Dec. 10, 2011
 
 
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