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Hester Laurens (Grasset)

Also Known As: "Esther", "Croesset"
Birthdate: (41)
Birthplace: Staten Island, New York
Death: April 3, 1742 (41)
Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina
Immediate Family:

Daughter of <private> Grasset and Martha Grasset
Wife of Jean Samuel Laurens
Mother of Mary Gittens; Martha Bremar; Henry Laurens, 5th President of the Continental Congress; Lydia Laurens; James Laurens and 1 other

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About Hester Laurens

Hester Grasset (daughter of Samuel Grasset and Marthe Poupin) was born May 30, 1700 in Staten Island, New York, and died April 1742 in Charleston, South Carolina. She married John Samuel Laurens on c.1715 in New York. He was the son of Andre Laurens and Marie Lucas.

Children of Jean Samuel Laurens and Hester Grasset:

  • Mary Laurens (1716-1774) married Nathaniel Gittens and had one child.
  • Martha Laurens (1721-1769) married Frances Braemar and had eight children.
  • Henry Laurens (1724-1792) married Eleanor Ball and had seven children.
  • Lydia Laurens (b.1726) married Peter Laurens and had one child
  • James Laurens (1728-1784) married Mary Broughton and had one child.
  • Hester Laurens (b.1730)
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Hester Laurens's Timeline

May 30, 1700
Staten Island, New York
Age 15
July 21, 1721
Age 21
St Tho St Denis, Berkeley, South Carolina, USA
March 6, 1724
Age 23
Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina
Age 25
Age 27
Age 29
April 3, 1742
Age 41
Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina