John Lawrence

Male 1725 - 1800  (75 years)


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  • Name John Lawrence 
    Born 29 Sep 1725 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Oct 1800 
    Buried Randolph County, NC at Lawrence Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1761, Mar 8 -- Land Grant #153, Orange County, NC
      Enoch Spinks received 225 acres located on Fork Creek of Deep River. Jno. Lawrence and Jas. Latham were chain carriers.

      1764, Aug 7 -- 1762 - 1766 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Orange County, NC Page 223
      Ordered that twelve of the following persons meet and lay out a road from Rowan [current Davidson County/Randolph County] line opposite Fraziers Road to the best and nearest road leading to Cross Creek: Windsor Pierce, Jeffrey Beck, Christopher Monday, John Needham, John Williamson, James Pittman, James Graves, Ralph Hinwelt, Charles Strange, Solomon Morgain, John Purslay, Peter Funcanon, William Searcey, Henry Smith, Adam Andrews, John Garner, John Lawrence and Jno. Rodes.

      1772, Mar 20 -- Will, Guilford County, NC
      Will of Enoch Spinks, Dec'd. Heirs: wife Amy [negro man Sampson], daughters Martha [lot of land including the storehouse that Southerland is posessed with] and Sarah, sons John [150 acres on Deep River and negro man Adam], Enoch [land on Fork Creek], Lewis [land and plantation I now live on], Rowley and Garrett. Executors: John Larrance, John Needham and Amy Spinks. Witnesses: John Lawrence, William Comb Jr. and Windsor Pearce. Proven May 1772.

      1773, Dec -- General Assembly Session Records
      Petition to move the Guilford County, NC courthouse toward the center of the county. John Larrance was a signer.

      1775, Feb 14 -- Deed Book 1, Page 336, Guilford County, NC
      Windsor Pearce and wife Mary deeded Ransom Southerland 100 acres located south of Deep River adjoining Pearces Creek and Read's Island. Granted to William Searcy 1761 and deeded to Mary Pearce. John Lawrence and Jacob Shepherd were witnesses.

      1785 -- Tax List, Randolph County, NC
      John Lowrance listed 1 white poll, 2 black polls and 300 acres in Capt. Garner's District

      1799 -- Tax List, Randolph County, NC
      John Larrance listed 5 black slaves and 1224 acres in William Armstead's District
    Person ID I21349  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2020 

    DNA Tests  5 DNA tests are associated with John Lawrence 

    Family Nancy Ann Needham,   b. 6 Mar 1744,   d. 22 May 1829  (Age 85 years) 
    Children 
     1. Peter Lawrence,   b. 2 Jun 1774,   d. 18 Sep 1855, Henry County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +2. Martha Lawrence,   b. 18 Dec 1776, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1855, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +3. Jonathan Lawrence,   b. 11 Mar 1781, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1833, Bibb County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
    +4. Jesse Lawrence,   b. 1 Jan 1786,   d. 17 Jul 1862, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F6529  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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