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Jacob Lawson

Birthdate: (72)
Birthplace: Bedford County, Virginia, United States
Death: September 5, 1833 (72)
his home in Rogersville, Hawkins County, Tennessee, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Bartholomew "Bart" Lawson and Susanna Lawson
Husband of Polly Ann Lawson
Father of Nancy Murrell and Lazarus Lawson
Brother of Elizabeth Rogers; Morman I. Lawson, Sr.; Elisha Lawson; William Lawson; David Lawson and 4 others

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About Jacob Lawson

Jacob Lawson, DAR Ancestor # A131700,  was born 1761 Bedford, Virginia and died September 5,1833 Rogersville, Hawkins County, Tennessee. He married Mary "Polly" possibly Dobson (some have her  name as Dolly Clue; some as Mary "Polly" Reynolds) on August 1784 Rogersville, Hawkins County, Tennessee. She was born 1765 Hawkins County, Tennessee and died July 10, 1844.

Notes

  • On 25 November, 1833 Petition of Reynolds Lawson and William Miller,Administrators of Jacob Lawson, deceased, to sell negroes. Jacob Lawson had 10 distributes.
  • When Jacob and Moreman Lawson came into Hawkins County, Tennessee they settled along the Holston River on the banks of Dodson Creek.
  • DNA: Haplogroup/Heritage: HVR1=German, France, Ireland, 2006,. (mtDNA: http://www.cattley-sanders.com/lawsonnotsoindianline.htm)

Children 

  1. Elizabeth ( b: AUG 1785; d aft 1838).  Married William Finnel or FINNEY b: ABT 1775
  2. Anna  b: abt 1788.  Married Thomas HAYNES b: ABT 1787
  3. Bartholomew b: abt 1790.
  4. Lewis Kendrick ( b: 1792-d: aft 1890).  Married Mary BOWEN b: 1792
  5. Lazarus (1794-1863).  Died in Franklin County, Tennessee.  Married Helen Marie Rodgers b: 8 FEB 1809
  6. Russell Harrell  b: 1798.  Married Malvina Lawson, daughter of Peter Lawson b: 1760 & Winnie Davis
  7. Reynolds (Runnolds) b: 1802.  Married Jane.
  8. Nancy, born about 1801-10. She married William Miller of Roane County, Tennessee.
  9. Tennessee b: abt 1802.
  10. Matilda  (b: abt 1811-d 1847) Married Anderson CAMPBELL b: ABT 1805.

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Jacob Lawson's Timeline

1761
1761
Bedford County, Virginia, United States
1785
1785
Age 24
Hawkins County, Tennessee, United States
1794
1794
Age 33
1833
September 5, 1833
Age 72
Hawkins County, Tennessee, United States