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Re: ROBERT E. EDMUNDSON 1850
Posted by: Jane Gilbert (ID *****9010) Date: February 11, 2007 at 23:40:08
In Reply to: Re: ROBERT E. EDMUNDSON 1850 by Jean Mitchell of 465

Hi Jean,

I think the "Edmeson" was just a result of sloppy and hurried handwriting in the census. When I looked at the actual image, I would have transcribed it as "Edmuson." I think the census taker just forgot the first "n."

The only way I was able to find him was to search in Fannin Co. for any male named Robert b. about 150. That's when the Robert Edmeson popped up.

Good luck with your research.

Jane


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