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Calahill M Edwards

Calahill M Edwards

Male 1831 - 1896  (65 years)

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  • Name Calahill M Edwards 
    Born 1 Jan 1831  , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1850  Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1860  Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Military 7 Jul 1861  Richmond, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Enlisted in 21st Virginia Infantry Regiment, Company I, by Captain W A Witcher. 
    Military 17 Dec 1862  Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Discharged from Company I, 21st Virginia Infantry Regiment. Furnished a substitute. 
    Residence 1880  Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Died 25 Oct 1896  Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I24  Master
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2017 

    Father George Allen Edwards,   b. 1793, , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1863, Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Judith C Witcher,   b. 1792, , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1870, Union Hall, Franklin, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1810  , Cumberland, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Ann Reynolds,   b. 1828, , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1864, , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 31 Oct 1851  , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. James Hardin Edwards,   b. 23 Mar 1855, Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1918, , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    +2. William F Edwards,   b. 1857, Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1890, Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
    +3. Susan Alice Edwards,   b. 11 Oct 1858, , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1935  (Age 76 years)
     4. Samuel Edwards,   b. 1861, , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Emma Elizabeth Edwards,   b. 8 Sep 1864, Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1900, Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F13  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Drusey Griffith,   b. 1821, , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 9 Nov 1865  , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F321  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jan 1831 - , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Oct 1851 - , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Enlisted in 21st Virginia Infantry Regiment, Company I, by Captain W A Witcher. - 7 Jul 1861 - Richmond, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Discharged from Company I, 21st Virginia Infantry Regiment. Furnished a substitute. - 17 Dec 1862 - Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Nov 1865 - , Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Oct 1896 - Rondo, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Civil War
    21st Virginia Infantry Regimental Flag
    21st Virginia Infantry Regimental Flag
    Used as regimental flag after previous flag captured at Chancellorsville, and until new ANV flag issued fall 1864. Captured at Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1863 by 60th New York Infantry.

    First National; 11 stars; oil-painted seal in canton. Obv.: motto, “Dulce Et Decorum Est Pro Patria Mori.” Rev.: seal; motto, “A Crown for the Brave”. 55” x 65”

    Albums
    Calohill Edwards Confederate Service Record
    Calohill Edwards Confederate Service Record (8)

  • Notes 
    • From Pittsylvania genweb site:
      EDWARDS, Callohil M., age 37, widowed, occ Farmer, s/o George A. and Judieth A. Edwards to Drusey Jones, age 40, widowed,d/o Rebecca Griffith.9 November 1865. Married by W.S. McDowell.
      EDWARDS, George H., age 46, single, occ Farmer, s/o George A. and Judy Edwards to Ann Rorer, age 40, single, d/o Jack and Francis Rorer. 24 December 1864. Married by Abner Anthony Jr.

      Virginia Marriages, 1851-1900 Print

      Name Spouse Marriage Date County State
      CRIDER, WILLIAM Jr. EDWARDS, HARRIETT C. 07 Oct 1863 Pittsylvania VA
      EDWARDS, COLLOHILL M. JONES, DRUSEY [Mrs] 09 Nov 1865 Pittsylvania VA

      21st Infantry Regiment VA
      Muster Date: 09 April 1865
      Regiment Type: Infantry
      Battles Fought:
      *******************************************
      Fought on 09 August 1861 at Kernstown, VA.
      Fought on 16 September 1861 at Taggert's Valley.
      Fought on 09 November 1861.
      Fought on 03 January 1862 at Bath, Morgan Co, VA.
      Fought on 03 January 1862 at Morgan County, WV.
      Fought on 15 March 1862 at Luray, VA.
      Fought on 23 March 1862 at Kernstown, VA.
      Fought on 23 March 1862 at Winchester, VA.
      Fought on 08 May 1862 at McDowell, VA.
      Fought on 27 June 1862 at Gaines' Mill, VA.
      Fought on 22 July 1862.
      Fought on 09 August 1862 at Cedar Mountain, VA.
      Fought on 20 August 1862.
      Fought on 29 August 1862 at 2nd Manassas, VA.
      Fought on 30 August 1862 at 2nd Manassas, VA.
      Fought on 30 August 1862 at Groveton, VA.
      Fought on 17 September 1862 at Antietam, MD.
      Fought on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg, MD.
      Fought on 18 September 1862 at Antietam, MD.
      Fought on 27 September 1862.
      Fought on 13 December 1862 at Fredericksburg, VA.
      Fought on 14 December 1862 at Fredericksburg, VA.

      Buried in family plot on farm at Rondo, Virginia.

  • Sources 
    1. [S229] 1850 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009.), Year: 1850; Census Place: Northern District, Pittsylvania, Virginia; Roll: M432_968; Page: 254; Image: 506.
      Name: Calahill Edwards
      Birth Date: abt 1830
      Birth Place: Virginia
      Residence Date: 1850
      Residence Place: Northern District, Pittsylvania, Virginia
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1850usfedcenancestry&h=15441791&ti=0&indiv=try
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1850usfedcenancestry&h=15441791&ti=0&indiv=try

    2. [S232] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.), Year: 1880; Census Place: Callands, Pittsylvania, Virginia; Roll: T9_1384; Family History Film: 1255384; Page: 60.1000; Enumeration District: 164; Image: .
      Name: Calahill Edwards
      Birth Date: abt 1832
      Birth Place: Virginia
      Residence Date: 1880
      Residence Place: Callands, Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1880usfedcen&h=42858488&ti=0&indiv=try
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1880usfedcen&h=42858488&ti=0&indiv=try

    3. [S31] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.), Year: 1860; Census Place: North District, Pittsylvania, Virginia; Roll: M653_1370; Page: 238; Image: 243.
      Name: C M Edwards
      Birth Date: abt 1829
      Birth Place: Virginia
      Residence Date: 1860
      Residence Place: North District, Pittsylvania, Virginia
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1860usfedcenancestry&h=34369261&ti=0&indiv=try
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1860usfedcenancestry&h=34369261&ti=0&indiv=try

    4. [S41] U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865, National Park Service, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.).
      Name: Calohill M. Edwards
      Birth Date:
      Birth Place: Virginia
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=nps_civilwarsoldiers&h=5306185&ti=0&indiv=try
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=nps_civilwarsoldiers&h=5306185&ti=0&indiv=try

    5. [S229] 1850 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009.), Year: 1850; Census Place: Northern District, Pittsylvania, Virginia; Roll: M432_968; Page: 254; Image: 506. (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Calahill Edwards
      Birth Date: abt 1830
      Birth Place: Virginia
      Residence Date: 1850
      Residence Place: Northern District, Pittsylvania, Virginia
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1850usfedcenancestry&h=15441791&ti=0&indiv=try
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1850usfedcenancestry&h=15441791&ti=0&indiv=try

    6. [S31] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.), Year: 1860; Census Place: North District, Pittsylvania, Virginia; Roll: M653_1370; Page: 238; Image: 243. (Reliability: 3).
      Name: C M Edwards
      Birth Date: abt 1829
      Birth Place: Virginia
      Residence Date: 1860
      Residence Place: North District, Pittsylvania, Virginia
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1860usfedcenancestry&h=34369261&ti=0&indiv=try
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1860usfedcenancestry&h=34369261&ti=0&indiv=try

    7. [S170] Civil War Service Records, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), (National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)) (Reliability: 3).
      Calohill M Edwards
      Residence:
      Occupation:
      Service Record:
      Enlisted as a Private on 07 July 1861
      Enlisted in Company I, 21st Infantry Regiment Virginia on 07 July 1861.
      disch , furnished substitute Company I, 21st Infantry Regiment Virginia on 17 December 1862


    8. [S318] Confederate Soldiers of Pittsylvania County & Danville, Mike K. Williams, (Mike K. Williams, 1988) (Reliability: 3).
      Callohill M. Edwards -
      Listed as a Private, Company I, 21st VA Infantry (Pitts. Co. Turkey Cock Grays)

    9. [S170] Civil War Service Records, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), (National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)) (Reliability: 3).
      Calohill M Edwards
      Residence:
      Occupation:
      Service Record:
      Enlisted as a Private on 07 July 1861
      Enlisted in Company I, 21st Infantry Regiment Virginia on 07 July 1861.
      disch , furnished substitute Company I, 21st Infantry Regiment Virginia on 17 December 1862

    10. [S232] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.), Year: 1880; Census Place: Callands, Pittsylvania, Virginia; Roll: T9_1384; Family History Film: 1255384; Page: 60.1000; Enumeration District: 164; Image: . (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Calahill Edwards
      Birth Date: abt 1832
      Birth Place: Virginia
      Residence Date: 1880
      Residence Place: Callands, Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1880usfedcen&h=42858488&ti=0&indiv=try
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1880usfedcen&h=42858488&ti=0&indiv=try

    11. [S163] Virginia Marriages, 1851-1929, Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.) (Reliability: 3).
      EDWARDS, Callohil M., age 37, widowed, occ Farmer, s/o George A. and Judieth A. Edwards to Drusey Jones, age 40, widowed,d/o Rebecca Griffith.9 November 1865. Married by W.S. McDowell.