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Posted by: Nathan M. Lorance Date: January 04, 2001 at 22:21:01
In Reply to: Re: WILLIAM LAWING-MECKLENBERG CO., NC by Beth Rowe of 246

Thank You for what you sent Beth,but I still can't send e-mail's except as replies so I'll post my info on Samuel Lawing here for you!
Samuel Lawing was born between 1780&'84(as census records show)in Mecklenburg,N.C. and he died after 1 June 1840 & before 1 June 1849 in of Rutherford,TN.He married Isabella Tassey sometime before 1818(possibly in N.C.)but likely in Warren,TN. by as early as 1812.
Isabella Tassey was born c1795 in N.C. and she died after 1 June 1880 & before 1 June 1900 in of Rutherford,TN.
Their children (that I know of) are as follows.................................
1.)Jane Lowing was born c1819 in Warren,TN. and she died after 30 Sept.1855 & before 18 Sept.1856 in Cannon,TN.She married Adam Elrod on 2 August 1838 in Cannon,TN.and their daughter Nancy Ann Elrod married my 2nd Great-Grandfather Flavius Joseph Lorance.
2.)William Lawing was born in June 1821 in Warren,TN. and he died after 1 June 1900 & before 13 December 1902 in Rutherford,TN.He married Sarah E. McEwin(daughter of John McEwin & Lucinda Hunt)on 11 Sept.1844 in Rutherford,TN.
Their children are as follows..............
a.)Nancy A. Lawing was born c1845 in Rutherford,TN. and died between 1880&1900 in Rutherford,TN.She married Albert Y. Parker on 10 Oct.1865 in Rutherford,TN.
b.)Samuel A. Lawing was born c1847 in Rutherford,TN. and died after 1 June 1870(possibly moved to Louisiana by 1880).
c.)Mary Lucinda Lawing was born c1850 in Rutherford,TN. and died after 19 Feb.1903 in of Fannin,Texas.She married Hugh A. Barr on 23 Nov.1880 in Rutherford,TN.
d.)Isabella E. Lawing was born c1854 in Rutherford,TN. and died after 15 April 1910 in of Rutherford,TN.She married John W. Cox on 22 Dec.1881 in Rutherford,TN.
e.)William D.(? or Leonard?)Lawing was born in Sept.1856 in Rutherford,TN. and died after15 April 1910 in of Rutherford,TN.He married Mary A. McCrary on 18 Dec.1879 in Rutherford,TN.
f.)Ellenora Lawing was born c1861 in Rutherford,TN. and died after 1 June 1880 in of Rutherford,TN.
g.)Maja Lawing was born in May 1863 in Rutherford,TN. and she died after 19 Feb.1903 in of Rutherford,TN.
I made no further attempt to trace William Lawing's(1821-1902)children anyfarther than posted so please dont ask for info. on them as I din't have it!


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