Edwards, Osmond Henry (1878-1939) and Muriel Constance O’Leary (1882-1970)

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Wedding of William Henry Edwards (b.1863) and
Muriel Constance O’Leary (1882-1970)

Osmond Henry Edwards (1878-1939)
Son of William Henry Edwards (b.1853) and Cecilia Maud Norris (1862-1940)
Born in Bangalore on 29 September 1878
Married in India to Muriel Constance O’Leary (1882-1970)  on 16 June 1909
Employed in the Public Works Department, Hyderabad.  Osmond built many houses in Bangalore and a particularly large one in Hyderabad in which he wanted all his children to live, but which never became a eventuality. Muriel his wife made wonderful dolls clothes for all the Edwards’ families.
Osmond and Muriel  had six children
Died in Bangalore, India in 1939


(i) Oscar Reginald Edwards (1911-1986)
Born in India on 18 December 1911
Did not marry
Died in Perth, Western Australia on 9 August 1986

(ii) Norman Richard Edwards (1914-1982)
Born in Hyderabad, India on 26 July 1914
Married to Joan Sylvera Cooke (b.1919) in Bangalore on 15 April 1942
Norman and Joan had one child: Lynne Maxine Edwards (b.1951)
Norman died in Perth, Western Australia in 1982

(iii) Aileen Cecilia Edwards (1916-2005)
Born in India on 5 September 1916
Married John Birch (1921-1948)
Aileen and John had one child Susan Birch (b.1948) in Belfast on 10 December 1948
Aileen died at Kialeeya Hospital, East Freemantle, Western Australia on 12 July 2005

(iv)Donald Osmond Edwards (1919-1990)
Born in Nulgunda, India on 1 February 1919
Married on 18 December 1943 to Mary Barbara Jervis (b.1919), born in Calcutta on 2 September 1919. Donald and Mary had two children: Cheryl Linda Edwards (b.1947) and Cyril Trevor Edwards (b.1951)
Died in Perth, Western Australia on 6 November 1990

(v) Cyril Trevor Edwards (1921-1948)
Born in India in 1921
Did not marry
Died in India on 28 June 1948)

(vi) Maud Edwards (…..)

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