Ralsey E. Edwards

Ralsey E. Edwards
May 22, 1843 – February 21, 1916

Ralsey E. Edwards

Ralsey E. Edwards

Alternate Spelling: Ralsey Edwards
1860 Residence: Bladen County, NC

Military Record
May 6, 1862 – Enlisted at Bladen County, NC
40th North Carolina Regiment, 2nd Company K
also known as 3rd North Carolina Artillery, 2nd Company K
Rank:  Private
January 15, 1865 – Captured at Fort Fisher, NC
Confined at Elmira, New York
July 19, 1865 – Released after taking the Oath of Allegiance

Parents
Stephen Edwards 1808-1884
Mary Graves 1807-1892

Siblings
Keziah Edwards 1831-1918
Travis Laurin Edwards 1833-1864        40th NC 2nd Co K
Susan Edwards 1835-1918
Appy Edwards 1837-1903
Alfred Edwards 1839-1902        18th NC Co B
Sophia Edwards 1841-1930
David Tim Edwards 1846-1865        40th NC 2nd Co K
Mary Comfort Edwards 1847-1917
Nancy Jean Edwards 1848-1923
Celia F. Edwards 1851-1919

Wife
Maulsey Jane Hester 1849-1900

Children
Joseph D. Edwards 1868-1937
Susan O’Dee Edwards 1870-1958
Archibald Frances Edwards 1872-1940
Daniel Fredrick Edwards 1874-1936
David T. Edwards 1876-1953
Stephen Edwards 1878-1915
Rufus Jetter Edwards 1880-1956
Allen Ross Edwards 1886-1967
Edgar Edwards 1889-1969

Burial
Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery
1423 Oak Grove Church Road
Bladenboro, NC

Ralsey Edwards Grave

Ralsey Edwards Grave