Descendants of Robert Edgar

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Robert Edgar and his wife Catherine lived near Portadown in Northern Ireland.  Robert had been a sailor and served throughout the Napoleonic wars, he had served on HMS Victory during the Battle of Trafalgar, and was there when Lord Nelson died in 1805.  In 1822 Robert, Catherine and their sons left Ireland for Canada arriving at the Port of Quebec.  They set up home in Sherrington Parish which is about thirty miles south of Montreal, just north of the New York State border.

Roberts family consisted of the following:

Parents:

Robert Edgar, born 1772 in Ireland

Catherine Thompson, born 1781 in Ireland

Children:

John Edgar, born 1806 in Ireland

William Edgar, died young in Ireland

David Edgar, born 1810 in Ireland

Robert Edgar, born 1812 in Ireland

James Edgar, born in Ireland

George Edgar, died as a baby in Ireland

Charles Edgar, born 1st July 1821 in Ireland

Eliza Ann Edgar, born 12th September 1825 in Sherrington, Quebec, Canada

 

Descendants of Robert Edgar by generation:

1 Robert Edgar 1772 - ? Wife Catherine Thompson 1781 - ?
..... 2 John Edgar 1806 - ?
..... 2 William Edgar 
..... 2 David Edgar 1810 - ?
..... 2 Robert Edgar 1812 - ?
..... 2 James Edgar 
..... 2 George Edgar 
..... 2 Charles Edgar 1821 - 1911 
......... +Naomi Stocks 1826 - 1911 
............ 3 Samuel Edgar 1847 - 1920 
............ 3 Robert Edgar 1848 - 1892 
................ +Anna Eliza Cowan Abt 1850 - ?
................... 4 Flora Edgar 
................... 4 Robert Edgar 1888 - 1892 
................... 4 Edith May Edgar Abt 1890 - ?
............ 3 Charles John Edgar 1862 - 1941 
................ +Charlotte Stuart 1864 - 1957 
................... 4 Charles Walter Edgar 1888 - 1935 
....................... +Rita Jackson 1891 - 1974 
.......................... 5 Charles Stuart Edgar 1913 - 2001 
.............................. +Helen Edith Reed 1913 - ?
................................. 6 Charles Gordon Edgar 1940 - ?
................................. 6 James Stuart Edgar 1943 - 
.......................... 5 Marion Elizabeth Edgar 1914 - 1985 
.............................. +Leslie Gillett 
................................. 6 Walter Gillett 1937 - ?
................................. 6 Peter Gillett 1939 - ?
................................. 6 Andrew Stuart Gillett 1941 - ?
................... 4 Eleanor Naomi Edgar 1889 - 1972 
....................... +John Ramsdell Mackey 1886 - 1966 
.......................... 5 John Edgar Mackey 1916 - 1970 
.............................. +Virginina Vorkeller 
................................. 6 Jinya Mackey 
................................. 6 John Mackey 
................... 4 Robert Harold Stuart Edgar 1891 - 1971 
................... 4 Dulce Maude Edgar 1893 - 1986 
....................... +Edwin Spice 1885 - 1965 
.......................... 5 George Edgar Spice 1933 - ?
.............................. +Vera Deighton 1931 - ?
................................. 6 Patricia Margaret Spice 1960 - ?
................................. 6 Ian Edwin Edgar Spice 1962 - ?
................................. 6 Brenda Dulce Spice 1965 - ?
................................. 6 George Michael Spice 1969 - ?
..... 2 Eliza Ann Edgar 1825 - ?

The pictures below were taken on the 60th Wedding Anniversary of Helen and Stuart Edgar on the 16th August 1999, they show Helen and Stuart with their sons Gordon and James, and with their sons families.

Darren Edgar, Kevin Edgar, Helen Edgar, Stuart Edgar, James Edgar, Stephanie Edgar and Cameron Edgar

 

Daphne Edgar, Beverley Edgar, Helen Edgar, Stuart Edgar, Gordon Edgar, Gregory Edgar and Bruce Edgar

 

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