Benjamin Bird Lanier, Sr.

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Benjamin Bird Lanier, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Surry County, Virginia, Colonial America
Death: December 12, 1796 (84-85)
Mecklenburg, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Poarch Store, Brunswick, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Lanier, III and Elizabeth Clarey Lanier
Husband of Elizabeth (Warren) Lanier
Father of John Robert Lanier, Sr.; Lucretia Lucy Malone; Capt. Lemuel Lanier; Frederick Lanier; Benjamin Bird Lanier, Jr. and 5 others
Brother of Bird Thomas Lanier, Sr.; Elizabeth Albritton; Lemuel Lanier, Sr.; Robert Lanier; Mary Hagood 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.

GEDCOM Source

@R-1563603414@ U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Yates Publishing Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data - This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was derived 1,7836::0 Source number: 425.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: FJA 1,7836::718461

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@R-1563603414@ Family Data Collection - Individual Records Edmund West, comp. Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000. 1,4725::0 Birth year: 1711; Birth city: Surry County; Birth state: VA 1,4725::4363472

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@R-1563603414@ U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current Ancestry.com Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. 1,60525::0 1,60525::94766471

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@R-1563603414@ Family Data Collection - Deaths Edmund West, comp. Ancestry.com Operations Inc 1,5771::0 1,5771::1550298

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@R-1563603414@ Family Data Collection - Individual Records Edmund West, comp. Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000. 1,4725::0 Birth year: 1711; Birth city: Surry County; Birth state: VA 1,4725::4363472

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@R-1563603414@ U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current Ancestry.com Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. 1,60525::0 1,60525::94766471

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@R-1563603414@ U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current Ancestry.com Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. 1,60525::0 1,60525::94766471

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Benjamin Bird Lanier, Sr. Birthdate: 1711 Birthplace: Surry County, Virginia, United States Death: Died December 12, 1796 in Brunswick Co., VA Immediate Family: Son of John Lanier, III and Elizabeth Clarey / Lanier Husband of Elizabeth Lanier and Lucy Lanier, widow Father of John Lanier; Capt. Lemuel Lanier; Lucy Lanier;Frederick Lanier; Benjamin Bird Lanier, Jr. and 6 others Brother of Bird Thomas Lanier; Lemuel Lanier, I; Robert Lanier; Elizabeth Albritton; Mary Lanier and 1 other

Managed by: Cheryl Judd Last Updated: April 28, 2015

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.

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Benjamin Bird Lanier, Sr.'s Timeline

1711
1711
Surry County, Virginia, Colonial America
1738
1738
Brunswick County, VA, United States
1740
February 26, 1740
Brunswick Co., VA
1741
April 12, 1741
Prince George, Prince George County, Virginia
1745
1745
Brunswick County, Virginia, United States
1747
1747
Brunswick Co, VA
1749
1749
Meherrin, Brunswick, Virginia, United States
1754
1754
Brunswick County, VA, United States
1756
December 2, 1756
Lunenburg Co., VA