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  • Abigail Edwards (1679 - 1771)
  • Agnes Murray (1835 - 1891)
    Agnes Anne Edwards, a cousin of William Schwenk Gilbert (of Gilbert and Sullivan) came to New South Wales as governess to the children of Sir Alfred Stephen, Chief Justice of New South Wales. Agnes i...
  • Agustín Edwards Mac-Clure, III (1878 - 1941)
    Nació en Santiago, el 17 de junio de 1877; su padre fue Agustín Edwards Ross, banquero y dueño de El Mercurio de Valparaíso y su madre, María Luisa Mac-Clure. Se casó en 1898, con Olga Budge Zañartu ...
  • Agustín Iván Ross Edwards (1844 - 1926)
    MATRIMONIO EN LA IGLESIA DE LOS 12 APOSTOLES DIA 26 DE SE SEPTIEMBRE DE 1872 PADRINOS DON LUIS DE FERRARI BOBBIO Y DOÑA CARMEN EDWARDS OSSANDON FALLECIO DIA 20 DE OCTUBRE DE 1926 A LAS 14:30 HRS A ...
  • Agustín Roberto Edwards Budge, IV (1899 - 1956)
    Agustín Roberto Edwards Budge n. 01 agosto 1899; estudios en Europa, principalmente en Inglaterra; Presidente de la Empresa Periodística El Mercurio; Presidente del Banco Edwards; c.c. María Isabel Eas...

About the Edwards surname

Edwards (surname) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search This article is about the surname "Edwards". For other uses, see Edwards. Edwards Family name Meaning "Son of Edward" Region of origin England and Wales Footnotes: [1]

Edwards is a patronymic surname, which arose separately in England and Wales. It means 'son of Edward'. Edwards is the 18th-most common surname in the United Kingdom.[2] Within the United States, it was ranked as the 49th-most common surname as surveyed in 1990.[3] Contents [hide]

   * 1 Persons with surname Edwards
   * 2 See also
   * 3 Others
   * 4 References

[edit] Persons with surname Edwards

   * Alexander Edwards (1885–1918), Scottish soldier and recipient of the Victoria Cross
   * Amelia Edwards (1831–1892), English novelist, journalist and Egyptologist
   * Arthur Edwards (clergyman) (1834–1901), American Civil War military chaplain and periodical editor
   * Arthur Edwards (footballer) (1934–2006), Australian rules footballer in the Victorian Football League
   * Becky Edwards (born 1988), American football player
   * Bela Bates Edwards (1802–1852), American clergyman, author and periodical editor
   * Blake Edwards (1922-2010), American film director, screenwriter, and producer
   * Bryan Edwards (1743–1800), English politician and historian
   * Braylon Edwards (born 1983) Cleveland Browns WR
   * Carl Edwards (born 1979), NASCAR driver
   * Charlotte Edwards (born 1979), English cricketer
   * Clancy Edwards (born 1955), American track and field sprinter
   * Clare Edwards, a fictional character in Degrassi: The Next Generation
   * Chet Edwards (born 1951), American Democratic Party member of the United States House of Representatives
   * Clement Edwards (1869–1938), Welsh lawyer, journalist, trade union activist and Liberal politician
   * Clarence Ransom Edwards (1860–1931), American general
   * Colin Edwards (born 1974), professional motorcycle racer
   * Craig Edwards (born 1982), English footballer
   * Daniel Edwards, sculptor
   * Daniel R. Edwards, American World War I Medal of Honor recipient
   * Daniel Edwards, sculptor
   * Darcy Edwards, a fictional character in Degrassi: The Next Generation
   * David Eugene Edwards (Born 1968), American musician
   * Derek Edwards, Canadian comedian
   * Derek Edwards (rugby league), English rugby fullback
   * Douglas Edwards, (1917—1990), American television news anchor
   * Donna Edwards (born before 1960), American a lawyer community activist
   * Duncan Edwards (1936-1958), English footballer who played for Manchester United
   * Eddie Edwards (tennis), South African tennis player
   * Edward Edwards, several people
   * Geoff Edwards (born 1931), TV & radio personality
   * George Edwards (1694-1773), English naturalist and ornithologist
   * George C. Edwards, (born 1948), American politician
   * George Wharton Edwards (1859-1950), American painter and illustrator
   * Glen Edwards (pilot), test pilot, Edwards Air Force Base named in his honor
   * Graham Edwards (born 1946), Australian politician
   * Graham Edwards (born 1955), New Zealand cricketer
   * Graham Edwards (born 1965), English novelist
   * Gus Edwards (1879–1945), US-American songwriter and vaudevillian
   * Harry Stillwell Edwards (1855-1938), American journalist, novelist, and poet
   * Henry Sutherland Edwards (1828-1906), English journalist and author
   * Sir Herbert Benjamin Edwardes (1819-68), British East India soldier and administrator
   * Huw Edwards (politician), British Member of Parliament
   * Huw Edwards (journalist), British presenter of BBC One's Ten O'Clock News
   * India Edwards, Vice Chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee and an advocate for women in politics (d. 1990)
   * Iwan Edwards (born 1937), Canadian choral conductor. Member of the Order of Canada
   * Jack Edwards, American sports broadcaster
   * Jango Edwards, US-American clown and entertainer
   * Jimmy Edwards, English Comedian
   * John Edwards (born 1953), U.S. Senator from North Carolina, candidate for U.S. Vice President in 2004, candidate for U.S. President 2008
   * John Edwards (1748–1837), U.S. Senator from Kentucky from 1792 to 1795
   * John Passmore Edwards (1823-1911), English newspaperman
   * John Edwards, Congressman from Pennsylvania from 1837 to 1842
   * Jonathan Edwards (1703–1758) American theologian
   * Jonathan Edwards (the younger) (1745-1801), also a theologian
   * Jonathan Edwards (athlete) (born 1966), British triple jumper and religious commentator
   * Junior D. Edwards (1926–1951), American Medal of Honor recipient
   * Kathleen Edwards (born 1978), Canadian singer-songwriter
   * LeRoy Edwards (1914–1971), pioneer of early American professional basketball
   * Nelson "Jack" Edwards (????-1974), first African-American to hold a seat on the UAW’s International Executive Board
   * Patrick Edwards
   * Paul Edwards (philosopher) (1923-2004), Austrian-American moral philosopher
   * Paul Edwards (athlete) (born 1959), Welsh athlete
   * Paul Edwards (footballer born 1980), English footballer
   * Phil Edwards (athlete) (1907-1971), Canadian track and field athlete and Olympian
   * Phil Edwards (footballer) (born 1985), English footballer
   * Phil Edwards (surfer) (born 1938)
   * Phil Edwards (cyclist) (born 1949), British road racing cyclist
   * Phil Edwards (Welsh Politician) (born 1953), Welsh politician, member of Plaid Cymru
   * Pierrepont Edwards (1750-1826), American lawyer, son of Jonathan Edwards
   * Ray Edwards (b. 1985), an American football player
   * Ray K. Edwards (1923-1942), a United States Marine who received the Silver Star
   * Richey James Edwards (Born 1967) Lyricist and guitarist with Manic Street Preachers
   * Robert Edwards (more than one)
   * R.T. Edwards, a pseudonym of Ron Goulart, writer
   * Shaun Edwards (1966-), Rugby League player and Rugby Union coach
   * Torri Edwards, American sprinter
   * William Edwards (1770-1851), American inventor, grandson of Jonathan Edwards

[edit] See also

   * Edwards family from Chile

[edit] Others

   * Matilda Betham-Edwards (1836-1919), English novelist and writer
   * Alphonse Milne-Edwards (1835-1900), French zoologist
   * Henri Milne-Edwards (1800-85), French naturalist
   * Vero .Wynne-Edwards (1906-1997), a British zoologist

[edit] References

  1. ^ British surnames - origin
  2. ^ British surnames
  3. ^ U.S. Census Bureau; "Frequently Occurring First Names and Surnames From the 1990 Census, (Table) Name Files dist.all.last"; published May 9, 1995; <http://www.census.gov/genealogy/names/dist.all.last>