Morris Henry EDWARDS 1831-1904 & Eleanor Ann LAMBOURN 1838-1914

Gardener, Groom, Stables Manager of Digby, Naracoorte (SA) & Casterton, Victoria, Australia

Morris Henry EDWARDS b. 1831 Flintshire, Wales, son of Edward EDWARDS and Jane JONES, was married at "Rifle Downs" Station, near Digby in 1856 to Eleanor Ann LAMBORN b. 1838 Kensington, England, daughter of John LAMBOURN and Eleanor Ann BRAZIER.

Morris EDWARDS appears to be the Morris EDWARDS, groom, who had a house in the 1882 Commercial Sector Plan of Henty Street, Casterton.

Morris EDWARDS died at Casterton in 1904 and Eleanor in 1914 and both are buried in the Casterton New Cemetery.

Morris EDWARDS & Eleanor Ann LAMBORN had the following known children:

  1. Jane EDWARDS b. 1857, Casterton, Vic............?;

  2. Eleanor EDWARDS, b. 1869, Robertson Plains, SA, d. 1960, Melbourne, Vic, m. Charles Eion McFARLANE 1865-1922

  3. Edward Christopher EDWARDS b. 1872, Naracoorte, SA, d. 1957, Casterton, Vic. m. Mary McMASTER 1878-1961;

  4. Leslie Jane EDWARDS b. 1875. Casterton, Vic., d. 1920, Coleraine, Vic., m. Henry William JAMES 1870-1962;

  5. Morris Llewellyn EDWARDS b. 1877 Casterton, Vic, d. 1934, Melbourne, Vic., m. Mary Evelyn THOMAS 1882-1976;

  6. Frederick Stanley EDWARDS b. 1880, Casterton, Vic., d. 1949, Melbourne. Storekeeper of Sandford in 1909.

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