On 23 Aug 1742 when Edmund was 25, he married Elizabeth Scutt (32147)
, daughter of James Scutt (ca 1683-10 Dec 1769) & Elizabeth Dorr (15854)
(ca 1698-ca 1770). Born on 5 Feb 1723 in Boston, MA. Elizabeth died ca 1764 in Boston, MA.
Edmund and Elizabeth were second cousins. His maternal grandfather and her maternal grandmother were siblings.