was born on 18 Feb 1866 in Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri.
He died on 11 May 1937.
1900 Census for Apple Creek Township, Cape Girardeau, Missouri shows Edward
Bedwell (misspelled Bewell on census page), born Feb 1868, a farmer who owns
his land, as head of household with: Gusta (?), born Aug 1872, his wife of five
years who has had two children with one still living; daughter Catherine, born
Dec 1895; and sister-in-law Sophie Hesse (?), born Apr 1881. They are listed
on the same page as mother Emily Bedwell.
1910 Census for Apple Creek Township, Cape Girardeau, Missouri shows Edward
A. Bedwell, 44, a farmer who owns his land, as head of household consisting of:
Augusta, 38, his wife of 15 years who has had six children with four still living;
daughter (illegible -- looks like Nettis), 14; son Vernon, 9; son Sheldon, 7;
son Eugene, 4; sister-in-law Sophia Hess, 28; and a boarder named H. Reid who
is a public school teacher.
1920 Census for Apple Creek Township, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, taken
in Jan 1920, shows Edward A. Bedwell, 53, a farmer who owns his land, as head
of household including: wife Augusta, 47; daughter (illegible) C., 24; son Vernon
C., 18; and son Sheldon O., 17. Eugene is not listed with the family; he should
be only about 14, so he may have died before 1920.
1930 Census for Apple Creek Township, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri,
taken in April 1930, shows Vernon C. Bedwell, 29, a farmer who owns his land,
as head of household with: Lucy G., 26, his wife of four years; son Donal F.,
8/12; and father Edward A., 64, a widower.
Edward August Bedwell and Augusta
Hesse were married about 1895.1539
was born in Aug 1872 in Missouri.1539
She died before Apr 1930.1540
She was also known as Augusta Hess. Edward August Bedwell and Augusta
Hesse had the following children:
|Vernon C. Bedwell.|
|Sheldon O. Bedwell.|
|Eugene Bedwell1541 was born about 1905 in Missouri.1541 He died before Jan 1920.|