See also

Family of John EDWARDS and Betty VANCE

Husband: John EDWARDS (1757-1823)
Wife: Betty VANCE ( -1832)
Children: John EDWARDS (1789- )
George EDWARDS (1794- )
Henry EDWARDS ( - )
Marriage 3 Apr 1780

Husband: John EDWARDS

Name: John EDWARDS
Sex: Male
Father: William EDWARDS ( - )
Mother: -
Birth 1757
Christening 22 Feb 1757 (age 0)
Death 19 Feb 1823 (age 65-66)

Wife: Betty VANCE

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Betty VANCE

Name: Betty VANCE
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Death 19 Nov 1832

Child 1: John EDWARDS

Name: John EDWARDS
Sex: Male
Spouse: Sarah KERSHAW ( -1835)
Birth 1789
Christening Sep 1789 (age 0)
Occupation Solicitor

Child 2: George EDWARDS

Name: George EDWARDS1
Sex: Male
Birth 1794

Child 3: Henry EDWARDS

Name: Henry EDWARDS1
Sex: Male

Note on Husband: John EDWARDS

From research by J N Thomson LHG (at request of Mark Huntriss Jones)::

"Gent, articled to Thomas Hyde of Halifax 10.7.73 for five years. Admitted to Queens Bench 17 May 1779.

Practiced 1779-1823. Probably Hydes' assistant 1779-96 and took over hs practice. In partnership with his son John 1814-1823. He died 19th February 1823 aged 66.Had offices in Lord Street Halifax 1822. Married Betty Vance of Halifax 3 April 1780, who died 19.11 1832 aged 74, by whom he had John b1789, George b1794 and Henry, an attorney. Grandfather of George Halliley E, qv will dated 11.6.1819,proved 3 Sep 1823. He left seven children"

Sources

1"J N Thompson research".