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John Thomas Lanier, Jr.

Also Known As: "John James Lanier"
Birthplace: London, England
Death: Died in Charles City, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Prince George, Prince George County, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Lanier, "the Emigrant" and Lucreece Lanier
Husband of Katherine Elinor Sampson; Katherine Ellinor Lanier and Sarah Lanier
Father of Sampson Lanier; Robert Lanier; John Lanier, III; Sampson Lanier, Sr.; Sarah Brewer and 1 other
Brother of Katherine Elizabeth Bass and Catherine Lanier

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About John Lanier, Jr.

John Lanier, Jr. was born in 1655 in England and brought to Virginia by his parent sin 1756. He married in Charles City County in 1677, He lived all his life in what is now Prince George County and died in 1719.

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First of the Lanier line, together with his father John "the Emmigrant" and his mother Lucreece, to come to America before 1656.


_FA1: was a Huegonot whose ancesters were originally from France

Religion: a Huguenot Note:

4 John Lanier, Jr. (II) 1655 -

+ Katherine Sampson +Sarah Edmunds

5 Robert Lanier 1678 - 1743/44 5 Sampson Lanier, Sr.

+Pricilla Washington -------------------- John Lanier came to America as a baby. He grew up on the James River in Charles City, Virginia. He participated in Bacon's Rebellion ('s_Rebellion) with his father in 1676. In 1683 he bought land with Peter Wycke in the parish of Westover.

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John Lanier, Jr Birth: 1655 London Greater London, England Death: 1719 Charles City Charles City County Virginia, USA

John Lanier Jr. 1655 - 1719

John Lanier Jr. was born 1655 in London, England and died 1719 in Charles City Co., VA.

John Lanier Jr., son of John "The Emmigrant" Sr. and Lucreece (?) Lanier, and grandson of Clement and Hannah Rebecca (Collett) Lanier.

John Lanier Jr., married 1st Katherine Elinor Sampson, daughter of John and (?) Sampson, 1677 in Charles City Co., VA.

Children: Robert Lanier b: 1678 in Charles City Co., VA. John Lanier b: abt 1680 in Charles City Co., VA. Sampson Lanier b: 1682 in Charles City Co., VA.

John Lanier Jr., married 2nd Sarah (?) Edmunds, daughter of (?), and the widow of William Edmunds abt 1685

Children: Sarah Lanier b: c 1686 in Charles City Co., VA. Nicholas Lanier b: 1690 in Charles City Co., VA.

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John Lanier, Jr.'s Timeline

London, England
Age 22
Charles City Co. VA
Age 23
Charles City, Charles, Virginia, USA
Age 25
Charles City, Charles, Virginia, USA
Age 27
Age 30
Charles City Co. VA
Age 31
Charles, Prince George County, VA
Age 34
Charles City, VA, USA
Age 35
Charles City, Charles, Virginia, USA
April 14, 1719
Age 64
Charles City, Virginia, United States