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A Edwards Family Tree

Ninian Edwards signed 20 treaties as Governor of Illinois Territory, typically as a co-commissioner with Auguste Chouteau and William Clark. The town of Edwardsville, created as a place to register deeds for recently ceded Indigenous land, was named after him. His brother Cyrus also signed four treaties.

2 U.S. SIGNERS WHO ACCOUNT FOR 24 SIGNATURES ON 20 TREATIES

Cyrus Edwards

Ninian Edwards