Albert Clarke Edwards

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Albert Edwards and son, Danny (1951)
Albert Edwards and son, Danny (1951)
Margaret (Cluff) Edwards
Margaret (Cluff) Edwards
Lillian (Gilson) Edwards
Lillian (Gilson) Edwards

Albert Clarke Edwards is the son of William Joseph Edwards and Ella May Cassingham. He was born 24 Mar 1899 in Redondo Beach, Los Angeles, California and died 7 Dec 1972 at age 73 in Lawndale, Los Angeles, California. He is buried at Green Hills Cemetery, San Pedro, Los Angeles, California.

  • On 7 Aug 1920, he married (1) Lillian Lee Gilson. They had no children. This marriage ended in divorce in about 1947. Lillian is the daughter of William Caspal Gilson and Flora Jay Toland. She was born 26 Mar 1901 in Washington, Washington, Pennsylvania and died 21 Mar 1978 just short of her 77th birthday in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. She is buried at Pacific Crest Cemetery, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles, California.
  • On 25 Jan 1949, Albert married (2) Margaret Cluff. She is the daughter of Benjamin Cluff (Jr.) and Florence Reynolds. She was born 20 Feb 1911 in Springville, Utah, Utah and died 13 May 1988 at age 77 in Des Moines, King, Washington. She is buried next to Albert at Green Hills Cemetery, San Pedro, Los Angeles, California. Margaret was previously married to Edgar Parson who fathered six children with her.

Children of Albert Clarke Edwards and Margaret Cluff:

  1. Daniel Albert Edwards was born in 1949 in California.
  2. Richard Cluff Edwards was born in 1954 in California.
Richard and Daniel Edwards (2001)
Richard and Daniel Edwards (2001)


Most basic information for this family from the personal knowledge of Daniel Edwards.


  • Death from Albert's death certificate.
  • Birth and Death corroborated by both California Deaths, 1940 - 1997 and the Social Security Death Index (SSN 565-14-9285).
  • See also his gravemarker (in a picture with Daniel Edwards, his son and a closer view).



Census Listings

The individuals in this family appear in the following census listings.

  • Albert: 1900 Census. Redondo, Los Angeles, California. Page 8.
  • Albert: 1910 Census. Redondo, Los Angeles, California. Page 10.
  • Lillian: 1910 Census. Redondo, Los Angeles, California. Page 15.
  • Albert: 1920 Census. Redondo, Los Angeles, California. Page 106.
Joseph Edwards
Alpheus Edwards
Norman Ulysses Edwards (Sr.)
William Joseph Edwards
Albert Clarke Edwards


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Daniel Edwards

Last Updated: Thursday, November 17, 2011.