Posted By:Shirley Boyd
Subject:Re: Lawhead/Vance
Post Date:May 07, 2002 at 21:18:35
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Information that I have says William died 18 Dec 1896. This came from Ada Martin a descendant of the Lawhead family.

William's parents were Alfred C. Lawhead and Catherine W. Alfred d in Osborn, DeKalb Co., MO and is buried in Amity Mo. as is Catherine. Alfred's parents were James Lawhead and Jane Boyd. Jane's parents were Thomas Boyd and Sarah Sherlock. Jane's grandfather was Thomas Boyd. Jane was b in Ireland. The family emigrated in 1830.

Avicia married Peter Joseph Schmitz. Peter is buried in Rose Hills Cemetery, Whittier, CA. They had one son Harry L who was a banker. Harry married and had four children, Josephine b Osborn MO m Mike Wright; Pauline b MO m James C. Warren; Billy b MO; and Daniel b CA.

Emma married a Benedict.

Carrie married Andrew A. Woodworth.They had four sons all born in NE. Floyd b cir 1893; Ray b cir 1897; Archard (?) b cir 1900; and Emery b cir 1906.

Jennie married a Miller. She may have lived in Honolulu.

James E. married Maude Greenup. They lived near Milwaukee, WI.

Lester A. married Lizzie Whipple. he was a Department Head at Townsend-Wyatt Store in St. Joseph, MO.

Bertha died of TB. She made her home with Avicia (Vi).

Clyde 1887-1907 died of TB, buried in Amity, MO. He made his home with Vi along with his father and Bertha after his mother's death.