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Edmund Heard

Edmund Heard[1, 2]

Male 1807 - 1853  (45 years)

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  • Photos
    Edmund Heard
    Edmund Heard
    A gift from Betty H. Traver, his great granddaughter. Caption on reverse: "Edmund Heard was a twin. He had an older step-brother (buried in Augusta cemetery with a large stone), who refused to help Edmund Heard when the latter lost everything as a cotton factor in Augusta. Slit his wrists and died on a park bench in Augusta."

    Documents
    1850 Census - Edmund Heard, Elizabeth Thompson family.
    1850 Census - Edmund Heard, Elizabeth Thompson family.
    Georgia, Richmond, Division 73, Edmund Heard age 41, clerk, Elizabeth 30, Henry 10, Emma B 8, Edna P. 6, Mary E. 2.

    Headstones
    Edmond and Elizabeth Heard
    Edmond and Elizabeth Heard
    Photo #14. Edmond (1808-1853) and Elizabeth (1817-1872) Heard. One of a group of stones in the Thompson Plot at the Magnolia Cemetery, Augusta, Georga (2009 Jim Brittain photo)

  • Name Edmund Heard  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Born 10 Oct 1807  Nr Old Cambridge, Abbeville Co., S.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 8, 10
    Gender Male 
    FamilySearch KZK8-QGD 
    Died 30 Apr 1853  Augusta, Richmond, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8
    Buried Magnolia Cemetery, Augusta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I689  Main
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2017 

    Father George Heard, R. S.,   b. Bef 1765,   d. Bef Dec 1820, Edgefield Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Mother Edna Perrin,   b. 1769, Edgefield Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1808, Old Cambridge, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 6 Jun 1786  Edgefield Dist, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 11
    Notes 
    Married:
    • L.L. Erwin notes:

      "No. 167 Edna Perrin born c 1778, probably Edgefield County, South Carolina; died ___; married 6 June 1786, George Heard.  He is recorded in the first census, 1790, as of 96th District, Abbeville County, South Carolina.  He had military service 1780-1783.  Mr. Heard married (2) Mrs Elizabeth Goode.  In his will dated 29 Apr. 1816, proved 11 Dec. 1820, he mentions his wife Elizabeth Heard; sons, George Jared Heard, Thomas Heard, Abner Heard, Robert Wilson Heard, Edmund Heard, and daughter Betsy Ann Heard." [5]
    Family ID F292  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Thompson,   b. 28 Sep 1817, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1872, Augusta, Richmond, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 6 Mar 1837  Augusta, Richmond, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ellen Heard,   b. 3 Mar 1838,   d. 10 Aug 1838  (Age 0 years)
     2. Henry Heard, CSA,   b. 6 Jul 1839, Augusta, Richmond, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1864, Barnesville, Lamar County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    +3. Emma Berrien Heard,   b. 22 Apr 1841, Augusta, Richmond, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1918, Cuthbert, Randolph Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +4. Edna Perrin Heard,   b. 30 Apr 1843, Augusta, Richmond, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1925, White Plains, Greene County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Hannah Brooks Heard,   b. 31 May 1845,   d. 15 Jun 1848  (Age 3 years)
     6. Mary Elizabeth Heard,   b. 23 Jun 1848, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1935  (Age 87 years)
     7. William Thompson Heard,   b. 2 Jan 1851, Augusta, Richmond, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1908, Florence, Florence County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2009 
    Family ID F289  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Mar 1837 - Augusta, Richmond, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Apr 1853 - Augusta, Richmond, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Magnolia Cemetery, Augusta, Georgia Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Notes 
    • His will dated 19 April 1816, Edgefield Co., SC
      His twin brother Albert died as an infant. [4]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] JSH Feb 13 2003 gedcom, John S. Howell, Jr.

    2. [SAuth] John Spencer Howell, Jr., John Spencer Howell, Jr., (http://www.jhowell.com/ jhowell@jhowell.com).

    3. [S24] Cloptonfamily.org, (The Clopton Family Association - http://www.cloptonfamily.org/amerline/), Cloptonfamily.org (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S725] Charles Perrin, Charles Perrin, (http://www.sneakers.pair.com/roots/index.html).

    5. [S1347] Clopton Ancestors by Lucy Lane Erwin, Lucy Lane Erwin, (c 1939), p. 165 (Reliability: 0).

    6. [S689] 1850 U.S. Census, Georgia, Richmond, Division 73 (Reliability: 0).

    7. [S1333] Betty Howell Traver, Elizabeth (Howell) Traver, Photo (Reliability: 0).

    8. [S1345] Huguenot Society of South Carolina, (Charleston, S.C.), No. 73, 1968, p. 52-53 (Reliability: 0).

    9. [S1686] Burkes 1600 distinguished families, Burke's Peerage Limited, (illustrated with heraldic colour plates. 549 pages. London, England.), p. 2777 (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S689] 1850 U.S. Census, Georgia, Richmond, Division 73, Edmund Heard age 41, clerk, Elizabeth 30, Henry 10, Emma B 8, Edna P. 6, Mary E. 2. (Reliability: 0).

    11. [S756] Clopton Genealogical Soc., http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~clopton/walterc.htm (Reliability: 3).