EDWARDS (VETERAN CSA), FELIX JACKSON - Clark County, Arkansas | FELIX JACKSON EDWARDS (VETERAN CSA) - Arkansas Gravestone Photos


Edwards Cemetery
Clark County,

PRIVATE Confederate States Army
Company E 33 Arkansas Infantry
Civil War Confederate
May 9, 1844 - May 22, 1924

Arkadelphia Southern Standard May 29,1924 p.1 col.1
Felix Jackson Edwards was born to Jordan Edwards and Mary Prior Edwards. They moved from Morgan, Georgia to Clark County, Arkansas in the early 1850s and settled in the Unity community near Arkadelphia.
Felix's father died in 1861, and Felix and his four brothers all served in the CSA army during the War Between the States.
He married Nancy Jane Langley in Nov 1866 and had seven children between 1867 and 1885 -- Walter Orestus, Mary Ann, Joseph Jordan, Rosa, Cora, and twin daughters, Lena and Aline. Nancy died about 1905 and Felix remarried in 1917 to a widow, Rosella (Stroope) Wilkinson.
Felix died in 1924 and was buried in the Edwards Family Cemetery close to their house.
Children that
Children: These children have a known burial site except Rita.
Walter Orestus Edwards (1867 - 1952)
Mary Ann Edwards Rhodes (1869 - 1958)
Rose Edwards Winters (1874 - 1962)
Rita Aline Edwards Bryan (1885 - 1959)

Contributed on 7/7/15 by hennagins
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Submitted: 7/7/15 • Approved: 7/7/15 • Last Updated: 7/10/15 • R1086954-G0-S3

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