The Dictionary of Virginia Biography is published online through a partnership with Encyclopedia Virginia. Biographies that do not also appear in the three print volumes (surnames Aaroe�Daniels) link to lists of sources consulted.
Sources consulted for the biography of:

Ballard Trent Edwards (c. 1828–1881)

Primary Sources

Political Career

Secondary Sources


Obituaries (all misidentifying Edwards as a former member of the Senate of Virginia)

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