Nathan Melvin Edwards

Nathan Melvin Edwards

Birth
Wake County, North Carolina, USA
Death 26 Apr 1992 (aged 80)
Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 49232821 · View Source
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Son of Henry Bailey Edwards and Janetta T Howell Edwards.

Brother of:
Major Paschall Edward
John Russell Edwards
[Nathan Melvin Edwards]
Maggie Carvin Edwards Lassiter
Harvey Bruce Edwards
CPL Horace Preston Edwards

Married to Alethea Cheaves on January 1, 1933 in Franklin County, North Carolina
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1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Nathan Edwards
Age: 7
Birth Year: abt 1913
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1920: Harris, Franklin, North Carolina
Street: Polly Solomon Road
Residence Date: 1920
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital status: Single
Father's name: Henry B Edwards
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's name: Jennie Edwards
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Attended School: yes
Household Members:
Name Age
Henry B Edwards 39
Jennie Edwards 33
Paschall Edwards 13
John R Edwards 11
Nathan Edwards 7
Maggie Edwards 5
Bruce Edwards 2

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Nathan Edwards
Birth Year: abt 1912
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: North Carolina
Marital status: Single
Relation to Head of House: Son
Home in 1930: Harris, Franklin, North Carolina
Street address: Lower Road
Dwelling Number: 123
Family Number: 132
Attended School: No
Able to Read and Write: Yes
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Able to Speak English: Yes
Occupation: Farm Laborer
Industry: Home Farm
Class of Worker: Unpaid worker, member of the family
Employment: Yes
Household Members:
Name Age
Henry B Edwards 49
Genetta Edwards 46
Nathan Edwards 18
Maggie Edwards 15
Bruce Edwards 12
Horace Edwards 4

North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011
Name: N M Edwards
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 21
Birth Year: abt 1912
Marriage Date: 1 Jan 1933
Marriage Place: Franklin, North Carolina
Father: H B Edwards
Mother: Jenetta Edwards
Spouse: Alethea Cheoves
Spouse Gender: Female
Spouse Race: White
Spouse Age: 21
Spouse Father: Z L Cheoves
Spouse Mother: Lettie Cheoves
Event Type: Marriage

1940 United States Federal Census
Name: N M Edwards
Age: 29
Estimated birth year: abt 1911
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: North Carolina
Marital status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Harris, Franklin, North Carolina
Street: Highway 39
Farm: Yes
Inferred Residence in 1935: Harris, Franklin, North Carolina
Residence in 1935: Same House
Resident on farm in 1935: Yes
Sheet Number: 14A
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 204
Occupation: Operator
House Owned or Rented: Rented
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 3
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: High School, 3rd year
Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 48
Class of Worker: Working on own account
Weeks Worked in 1939: 50
Income Other Sources: Yes
Household Members:
Name Age
N M Edwards 29
Aletha Edwards 28
Douglass Edwards 6
Bebbie Edwards 4

North Carolina Deaths, 1931-1994
Name: Nathan Melvin Edwards
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 26 Apr 1992
Event Place: Louisburg, Franklin, North Carolina
Burial Place: Louisburg, N.C.
Cemetery: Rock Spring Baptist Church
Residence Place: Louisburg, Franklin, N.C.
Address: Route 1
Gender: Male
Age: 80
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Occupation: Owner-Grocery Store
Birth Date: 23 Mar 1912
Birthplace: Wake County, N.C.
Father's Name: Henry Bailey Edwards
Mother's Name: Jeanetta Howell
Spouse's Name: Alethea Cheaves
Additional Relatives: X



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  • Created by: 4losthistory
  • Added: 5 Mar 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 49232821
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nathan Melvin Edwards (23 Mar 1912–26 Apr 1992), Find a Grave Memorial no. 49232821, citing Rock Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by 4losthistory (contributor 46983562) .