Notes for Edward Fowler: Edward first appears in the 1860 US Census of Honey Creek Township., Delaware Co., IA, as a two-year-old, living with his parents and five older siblings. He has not been located in the 1870 Census. However, he reappears as a 22-year-old man with his new bride, Bridget Burke, aged 21 years, in the 1880 US Census. They are shown living with Edward's aging parents in Greenfield Township., Calhoun Co., IA.
Edward appears again in the 1900 US Census of Greenfield Township., Calhoun Co., with his wife and ten children: Edward [February 1857, IA]; Bridget A. [February 1859, IA]; Jennie M. [Mar 1881, IA]; Emmet F. [Jan 1883, IA]; Ambrose L. [Jun 1884, IA]; Josephene L. [Nov 1886, IA]; Emma [February 1888, IA]; John C. [Sep 1889, IA]; Florence I. [Dec 1890, IA]; Joseph E. [Aug 1893, IA]; Francis H. [Mar 1895, IA]; Alice G. [Jul 1897, IA].
After the death of his wife in 1907, Edward married a woman named Ida. They are enumerated with four children who appear to be Edward's (possibly listed by middle names) in the 1910 US Census of Greenfield Township., Calhoun Co: Edward [53, IA, farmer, 2nd marriage]; Ida [51, IL, 4th marriage]; Claud [20, IA]; Elmer [16, IA]; Herbert [15, IA]; Allie [12, IA]. Edward's 18-year-old daughter, Florence, is shown as a housekeeper with the Black family.
According to Josephine Crilly, Edward died in 1923, probably in Iowa. He is buried in Barnum, Johnson Township., Webster Co., IA.
More About Edward Fowler: Burial: Barnum, Johnson Township, Webster Co., Iowa. Occupation: Farmer.
More About Edward Fowler and Bridget Anna Burke: Marriage: April 11, 1880, Webster County, Iowa.
Children of Edward Fowler and Bridget Anna Burke are: