Weldon W. Edwards

Weldon W. Edwards (Warren County)

State House: 1874-1877, 1882-1883

Born: c. 1850 in Mississippi

Served as a city alderman and deputy sheriff and was on the Board of Trustees for public schools in 1874. Gave testimony for the congressional investigation into the violence during the 1875 election season.

Vicksburg Herald, January 6, 1872
New National Era, June 26, 1873
Vicksburg Herald, July 12, 1874
Clarion-Ledger, March 4, 1875
Weekly Mississippi Pilot, Oct 23, 1875
The American Citizen, April 1, 1876
Weekly Democrat, July 14, 1880
Clarion-Ledger, September 15, 1880
Vicksburg Herald, August 23, 1881
Vicksburg Evening Post, Oct 3, 1883
Vicksburg Herald, August 15, 1884