William Lawson, II (1763 - 1852) MP

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Birthplace: NC, USA
Death: Died in Scott, VA, USA
Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: David Grant Cash, Jr.
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About William Lawson, II

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor #: A067399

William Lawson Junior, like his father, also served the patriot's cause in the Revolutionary War and has been approved as a Patriot by both the DAR and SAR.

Military Service: Fall of 1779 to Spring of 1780, Served 3 months in Capt. Levary's Company as a substitute for Henry Yarberry (Yarborough). Rendezvoused at Court House of Franklin Co., NC . William "recollects then being in his sixteenth year" and resided in Franklin Co., NC. Note: After his discharge, William returned to Franklin Co., NC, where he left his discharge papers with "some of his friends" and never retrieved them. He "was in no battle at all." He went from Franklin Co., to his uncle's "on the water of Adkin" where he spent a year.

Ordained Methodist minister.

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William Lawson, II's Timeline

1763
1763
NC, USA
1792
1792
Age 29
Cloyd, VA, USA
1795
1795
Age 32
Russell, VA, USA
1798
January 13, 1798
Age 35
Virginia (USA)
1799
May 26, 1799
Age 36
Russell, VA, USA
1802
1802
Age 39
Russell, VA, USA
1803
1803
Age 40
Big Moccasin Creek,Scott,Virginia,USA
1805
1805
Age 42
Russell, VA, USA
1807
October 2, 1807
Age 44
Russell, VA, USA