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Today In Genealogy History – May 1, 2012

Twins, Sarah Edwards and Joseph Edwards, were born 236 years ago – May 1, 1776 – most likely in Maryland.  At some point their parents, Jonathan Edwards and Sarah Barber, moved to Loudoun County, Virginia.  Joseph married Lydia Primm; they had 4 children:  James, Henrietta, Jonathan and John Thomas Edwards.  Sarah and Joseph Edwards were not the only twins in their family.  Older siblings Virginia and Elizabeth Edwards were born December 30, 1766.

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