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Edens Cemetary In Universal City

Written by Art Hall This small cemetery is a pioneer grave yard completely surrounded by development in Universal City, Bexar County, Texas. It is located immediately across from the municipal animal shelter and inside a fenced area which encompasses various … Continue reading

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Another Look At The Edens-Madden Massacre

Written by Art Hall Often when we consider the Edens-Madden Massacre, we tend to look at the massacre as an isolated incident and not consider the events surrounding it. These surrounding events help us place the massacre into historical perspective … Continue reading

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Alexander Edens in the Oolenoy Valley

Written by Art Hall Our Alexander Edens (ca. 1750 VA – 1835 SC) moved from his native Virginia to the far western part of South Carolina sometime between 1783, when his son (Texas) John Edens was born in Virginia, and … Continue reading

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Alexander Edens (circa 1750 VA to 1835 SC)

Written by Art Hall In all probability, our Alexander Edens was born in Buckingham Co., VA, sometime around 1750. He was living there in 1773 and 1774 when he appeared in the tithe (tax) lists, living near his father, John, … Continue reading

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Early Edens History in America

Written by Art Hall The information below is taken from The Edens Adventure, published in 1992. At that time, we relied upon previously published data for some of the information we included about our early Edens family in Virginia. The … Continue reading

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