Buhler entry: David Wood (1710-1797), m. 1733 Ruth Hopkins (d. 1792); their daughter Mary (1740-1818), m. Thomas Edes, 1761, and second John Stanton; Thomas Edes, Jr. (1762-1818), m. Mary Ball (1764-1839), 1788; their son Robert Ball Edes (1789-1862), m. Sarah Barker, 1818; their daughter Mary (1818-1880), m. James Sullivan Noyes, ancestor of the donor. R.B. Edes' son Henry Augustus Edes was father of Henry Herbert Edes, cousin of the donor's father. See Cat. no. 242.
Gift of Miss Penelope B. Noyes