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Where is the Edwards family from?
You can see how Edwards families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Edwards family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Edwards families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 10,266 Edwards families living in London. This was about 12% of all the recorded Edwards's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Edwards families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Edwards surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Edwards. 6% of Edwards men worked as a General Labourer and 62% of Edwards women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Edwards were Colliery Hewer and Domestic Duties. .