John Lemuel Lawrence [Sr.]1,2

#92811, b. circa 1793, d. 11 October 1897
FatherRobert Lawrence b. bt 1760 - 1770, d. c 1834
MotherUnknown ?
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
Conflicting evidence states that John Lemuel Lawrence [Sr.] was born circa 1793 at North Carolina.3,4

Major Life Events

     John Lemuel Lawrence [Sr.] was born circa 1793 at Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee.2 He married Nancy Ann Rogers on 3 February 1820 at Sumner Co., Tennessee.2,5 John died on 11 October 1897.2

Children of John and Nancy:

Narrative

     Conflicting evidence states that John Lemuel Lawrence [Sr.] was born circa 1793 at North Carolina.3,4

U. S. Census Records

Census1850In the Census of 1850 enumerated 28 October 1850, John Lemuel Lawrence [Sr.] was listed as a head of household at District 11, Sumner Co., Tennessee. He was listed at age 57, occupation as a farmer with no real estate value listed, born in North Carolina. Also enumerated in the household: Nancy Ann Lawrence, Martha M. Lawrence, Mary Lawrence, Wylie Lawrence, Larkin W. Lawrence and John Lemuel Lawrence Jr.3
Census1860In the Census of 1860 enumerated 16 August 1860, John Lemuel Lawrence [Sr.] was listed as a head of household at District 10, Sumner Co., Tennessee. He was listed at age 60, no occupation listed with real estate value of $1,200 and personal estate value of $900, born in North Carolina. Also enumerated in the household: Nancy Ann Lawrence and Mary Lawrence.4

Citations

  1. Possible son of Robert Lawrence and a first wife.
  2. [S2322] Ancestry Family Trees, online http://www.ancestry.com, Lawrence-Kendall Family Tree (John Lemuel Lawrence Sr. - Nancy Ann Rogers (Lawrence) Family Group Sheet).
  3. [S992] 1 June 1850, 1850 U. S. Census, Sullivan, Sumner, Tipton, and Van Buren Cos., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 277B, line 9, dwelling 10, family 10.
  4. [S894] 1 June 1860, 1860 U. S. Census, Sullivan and Sumner, Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 239, line 9, dwelling 1133, family 1133.
  5. [S3862] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002, online ancestry.com, Lemuel Lawrence - Nancy Rogers.

Nancy Ann Rogers1

#92812, b. circa 1800

Major Life Events

     Nancy Ann Rogers was born circa 1800 at North Carolina.1,2,3 She married John Lemuel Lawrence [Sr.], son of Robert Lawrence and Unknown ?, on 3 February 1820 at Sumner Co., Tennessee.1,4

Children of Nancy and John:

U. S. Census Records

Census1850Nancy Ann Lawrence was listed at age 50, born in North Carolina, as a member of the household of John Lemuel Lawrence [Sr.] at District 11, Sumner Co., Tennessee, in the Census of 1850 enumerated 28 October 1850.5
Census1860Nancy Ann Lawrence was listed at age 60, born in North Carolina, as a member of the household of John Lemuel Lawrence [Sr.] at District 10, Sumner Co., Tennessee, in the Census of 1860 enumerated 16 August 1860.6

Citations

  1. [S2322] Ancestry Family Trees, online http://www.ancestry.com, Lawrence-Kendall Family Tree (John Lemuel Lawrence Sr. - Nancy Ann Rogers (Lawrence) Family Group Sheet).
  2. [S992] 1 June 1850, 1850 U. S. Census, Sullivan, Sumner, Tipton, and Van Buren Cos., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 277B, line 10, dwelling 10, family 10.
  3. [S894] 1 June 1860, 1860 U. S. Census, Sullivan and Sumner, Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 239, line 10, dwelling 1133, family 1133.
  4. [S3862] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002, online ancestry.com, Lemuel Lawrence - Nancy Rogers.
  5. [S992] 1 June 1850, 1850 U. S. Census, Sullivan, Sumner, Tipton, and Van Buren Cos., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 277B, line 9, dwelling 10, family 10.
  6. [S894] 1 June 1860, 1860 U. S. Census, Sullivan and Sumner, Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 239, line 9, dwelling 1133, family 1133.

Unknown ?1

#92815

Major Life Events

     Unknown ? married Robert Lawrence, son of Charles Lawrence and Amey Joyner.

Children of Unknown and Robert:

Citations

  1. Possible first wife of Robert Lawrence.

Alfred Gaines1

#92816
FatherThomas F. Gaines1 b. c 1792, d. a 1830
MotherPatsy Lawrence1
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence

Major Life Events

     Alfred Gaines was born at Sumner Co., Tennessee.1

Citations

  1. [S2322] Ancestry Family Trees, online http://www.ancestry.com, Lawrence-Kendall Family Tree (Thomas F. Gainer - Patsy Lawrence (Gainer) Family Group Sheet).

Nancy Gaines1

#92817
FatherThomas F. Gaines1 b. c 1792, d. a 1830
MotherPatsy Lawrence1
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence

Major Life Events

     Nancy Gaines was born at Sumner Co., Tennessee.1

Citations

  1. [S2322] Ancestry Family Trees, online http://www.ancestry.com, Lawrence-Kendall Family Tree (Thomas F. Gainer - Patsy Lawrence (Gainer) Family Group Sheet).

Benjamin Franklin Gaines1

#92818, b. circa 1823, d. 14 July 1852
FatherThomas F. Gaines1 b. c 1792, d. a 1830
MotherPatsy Lawrence1
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
Conflicting evidence states that Benjamin Franklin Gaines was born circa 1823 at North Carolina.2,3

Major Life Events

     Benjamin Franklin Gaines was born circa 1823 at Tennessee.1 He married Elizabeth Jane Crumpley on 24 December 1844 at Sumner Co., Tennessee.2,4 Benjamin died on 14 July 1852 at sea. He was returning from the California Gold Rush.1 He was interred at sea near Key West, Florida.

Narrative

     Conflicting evidence states that Benjamin Franklin Gaines was born circa 1823 at North Carolina.2,3

U. S. Census Records

Census1850In the Census of 1850 enumerated 17 August 1850, Benjamin Franklin Gaines was listed as a head of household at Campbell, Greene Co., Missouri. He was listed at age 27, occupation as a farmer with no real estate value listed, born in North Carolina. Also enumerated in the household: Eliza Jane Crumpley.3

Citations

  1. [S2322] Ancestry Family Trees, online http://www.ancestry.com, Lawrence-Kendall Family Tree (Thomas F. Gainer - Patsy Lawrence (Gainer) Family Group Sheet).
  2. [S2322] Ancestry Family Trees, online http://www.ancestry.com, Ferris Family Tree (Benjamin Franklin Gainer - Elizabeth/ Eliza Jane Crumpley Family Group Sheet).
  3. [S3208] 1 June 1850, 1850 U. S. Census, Greene, Grundy, and Harrison Cos., Missouri, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 251A, line 22, dwelling 99, family 99.
  4. [S3862] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002, online ancestry.com, Eliza Crumpley - Benjamin Gainnes.

Elizabeth Jane Crumpley1

#92819, b. 10 February 1827, d. 3 December 1912

Major Life Events

     Elizabeth Jane Crumpley was born on 10 February 1827 at Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee.2,3,4,5,6,7,8 She married Benjamin Franklin Gaines, son of Thomas F. Gaines and Patsy Lawrence, on 24 December 1844 at Sumner Co., Tennessee.2,9 Elizabeth died on 3 December 1912 at Bassett, Allen Co., Kansas, at age 85.1,2 She was interred at Iola, Allen Co., Kansas.1

Narrative

     Elizabeth was also known as Eliza Jane.

U. S. Census Records

Census1850Eliza Jane Crumpley was listed at age 23, born in Tennessee, as a member of the household of Benjamin Franklin Gaines at Campbell, Greene Co., Missouri, in the Census of 1850 enumerated 17 August 1850.10
Census1860In the Census of 1860 enumerated 5 June 1860, Elizabeth Jane Gaines was listed as a head of household at Wilson, Greene Co., Missouri. She was listed at age 33, no occupation listed with no real estate value listed and personal estate value of $100, born in Tennessee.4
Census1870In the Census of 1870 enumerated 4 August 1870, Elizabeth Jane Crumpley was listed as a head of household at Wilson, Greene Co., Missouri. She was listed at age 45, occupation as a seamtress with no real estate value or personal estate value listed, born in Tennessee.5

Citations

  1. [S4686] Kansas, Find A Grave Index, 1854-2012, online Ancestry.com, Eliza Jane Crumpley Gainer.
  2. [S2322] Ancestry Family Trees, online http://www.ancestry.com, Ferris Family Tree (Benjamin Franklin Gainer - Elizabeth/ Eliza Jane Crumpley Family Group Sheet).
  3. [S3208] 1 June 1850, 1850 U. S. Census, Greene, Grundy, and Harrison Cos., Missouri, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 251A, line 23, dwelling 99, family 99.
  4. [S3217] 1 June 1860, 1860 U. S. Census, Greene and Grundy Cos., Missouri, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 179, line 15, dwelling 35, family 35.
  5. [S3225] 1 June 1870, 1870 U. S. Census, Greene and Grundy Cos., Missouri, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 270A, line 34, dwelling 1543, family 1543.
  6. [S3234] 1 June 1880, 1880 U. S. Census, Greene (last part), Grundy, and Harrison (first part) Cos., Missouri, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 161B, ED40, line 20, dwelling 197, family 209.
  7. [S4669] 1 June 1900, 1900 U. S. Census, Greene Co., Missouri, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 8B, ED42, line 80, dwelling 169, family 178.
  8. [S2632] 15 April 1910, 1910 U. S. Census, Allen Co., Kansas, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 4B, ED15, line 51, family 26.
  9. [S3862] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002, online ancestry.com, Eliza Crumpley - Benjamin Gainnes.
  10. [S3208] 1 June 1850, 1850 U. S. Census, Greene, Grundy, and Harrison Cos., Missouri, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 251A, line 22, dwelling 99, family 99.