Benjamin Bird Lanier, Sr.

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Benjamin Bird Lanier, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Surry County, Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Brunswick Co., VA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Lanier, III and Elizabeth Lanier
Husband of Elizabeth Lanier and Lucy Lanier, widow
Father of Bird Lanier; John Lanier; Lemuel Lanier; Lucy Lanier; Frederick Lanier and 7 others
Brother of Bird Thomas Lanier; Lemuel Lanier, I; Robert Lanier; Elizabeth Albritton; Benjamin Lanier and 2 others

Managed by: Cheryl Judd
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About Benjamin Bird Lanier, Sr.

Benjamin Lanier moved to Brunswick County, Virginia which later became Mecklenburg County. Benjamin B. Lanier was a recorded patriot of the American Revolution. During the Revolutionary War he gave money and supplies to aid the Americans and his descendents are eligible for membership in the D.A.R.

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=52046125

DAR Ancestor #: A069061 Benjamin is buried in Poarch Store, Va, an unincorporated area of Brunswick County, Va.

Will

Children listed in Will

  1. John,
  2. Lucy,
  3. Lemuel,
  4. Frederick,
  5. Benjamin,
  6. Jesse,
  7. Robert,
  8. Sarah,
  9. Nicholas,
  10. Allen.

Daughter Elizabeth not listed in the will but her children are:

  • Ezekiel,
  • Rebecca, and
  • Jincy Redding.
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Benjamin Bird Lanier, Sr.'s Timeline

1711
1711
Surry County, Virginia, United States
1737
1737
Age 26
Surry, VA
1738
1738
Age 27
Brunswick Co., VA
1740
1740
Age 29
Brunswick Co., VA
1741
April 12, 1741
Age 30
Brunswick Co., VA
1745
1745
Age 34
Brunswick Co., VA
1747
1747
Age 36
Brunswick Co, VA
1749
1749
Age 38
Brunswick Co., VA
1751
1751
Age 40
Brunswick Co., VA
1754
1754
Age 43
Brunswick Co., VA