Edwards, Joseph

Joseph Edwards, a native of Rhode Island, was born in 1823, and came from that State to Alfred with his parents in 1826.  He married Miss Harriet Williams, of Alfred, in 1851.  They are both members of the Seventh-Day Baptist Church.  Mr. Edwards is a farmer, owning one hundred and eighty acres of land.  He has served as assessor of the town of Ward six years.