Birth:            11 Mar 1819
Death:            28 Oct 1875, Trelleck
Occ:            Farmer and butcher
Father:            Daniel Henry PONTIFEX (1768-1826)
Mother:            Harriet BLAND (1774-1868)
In the 1841 census,  Edwin is living in Llandogo.  Edwin is a butcher.
Farmer at Newland, Gloucestershire.
In the 1851 census the family is living at Chapel Hill, Trelleck, Monmouthshire.
Living in Newland, Gloucestershire, England in the 1861 census, Edwin and Diana have 8 children and a servant living with them.
Spouse:            Diana BARNET
Birth:            1 Oct 1822, Trellech, Monmouth, Wales
Father:            Richard BARNET (1797-1869)
Mother:            Hannah (1801-)
In the 1881 census Diana is a widow living in Newland with a couple of boarders living with her.
Marr:            1840, Pontypool
Children:            Arthur (1841-)
            Emma (1843-)
            Edwin (1844-)
            Alfred (1849-)
            Albert (1852-)
            Herbert (1852-)
            Lucy (1854-)
            Willy (1859-)
            Felix (1861-)
1.1 Arthur PONTIFEX
Birth:            2 May 1841, Llandogo, Monmouthshire, Wales
Spouse:            Catherine DANIEL
Birth:            1842, Langstone, Monmouth, Wales
Father:            John DANIEL (1804-)
Mother:            Catherine Buckland PAYNE (1816-)
In the 1851 census, Catherine is living with her grandparents in Chapel Hill, Monmouthshire.
Marr:            24 Oct 1861
Birth:            28 May 1843, Llandogo, Monmouthshire, Wales
Spouse:     Francis Charles Ebbom
1.3 Edwin PONTIFEX
Birth:            23 Mar 1844, Llandogo, Monmouthshire, Wales
In the 1891 census Edwin and Ellen are living in Whistley Green, Berkshire, England.  Edwin is a farm servant.
Spouse:            Ellen
Birth:            1840, Henley on Thames
Found an entry for a marriage between Edwin Pontifex of full age, Bachelor of Llandogo, Father Edwin Pontifex, Farmer wed to Elizabeth Wintour, Full age, Spinster, of Lydney, Gloucestershire, Father John Wintour, Butch.  Witnesses:  George Wintour and Lucy Pontifex.  Not sure is this is the wife shown in the above entry for the 1891 census or there are two marriages.
1.4 Alfred PONTIFEX
Birth:            1849
Spouse:            Emma HUDSON
1.5 Albert PONTIFEX
Birth:            1852, Monmouthshire, Wales
Spouse:            Amelia EVANS
Children:            Albert (1892-)
1.6 Herbert PONTIFEX
Birth:            17 Mar 1852, Chapel Hill, Monmouthshire, Wales
Birth:            10 Feb 1854, Chapel Hill, Monmouthshire, Wales
1.8 Willy PONTIFEX
Birth:            1859
1.9 Felix PONTIFEX
Birth:            1861