lineagekeeper's genealogy
genealogy of the drew, huggard, young, merrill families
First Name:  Last Name: 
[Advanced Search]  [Surnames]
John Lawrence

John Lawrence

Male 1803 - 1846  (43 years)

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name John Lawrence 
    Born 21 Jun 1803  , Dutchess, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1810  Patterson, Dutchess, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Move 1843  Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Move 1844  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 

    • Driven out of Nauvoo by murderous outlaws.
    Move Feb 1846  Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 

    • Name: Lawrence, John
      Father: Lawrence , William (John's P.Blessing shows his father as "John")
      Birth Date: 1777
      State: NY
      Country: USA
    Property

    • H. Smith: Block 7, Lot 1
      T4 R8, Sec 22, E /2 of the SW / 4 part
    Died 13 Dec 1846  Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 13 Dec 1846  Nw Corner, Cutler Park, Winter Quarters, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • Winter Quarters

      Sunday, December 13, 1846
      Winter Quarters, Nebraska:

      Heber C. Grant, three-month-old son of George and Margaret Grant died. John Lawrence, husband of Rhoda Sandford Lawrence died at the age of forty-three.

      http://www.ldsworld.com/gems/150/dec1346.html

      ************************************************

      Winter Quarters

      Sunday, December 13, 1846
      Winter Quarters, Nebraska:

      Heber C. Grant, three-month-old son of George and Margaret Grant died. John Lawrence, husband of Rhoda Sandford Lawrence died at the age of forty-three.

      http://www.ldsworld.com/gems/150/dec1346.html

      PROPERTY:
      H SMITH: Block 7, Lot 1
      T4 R8, Sec 22, E/2 of the SW/4 (part)

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 172
      70's Record, p 443
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 27, pp 559-561
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, by Black and Black, Vol # 4, pp 2160- 2161

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Times and Seasons, Vol # 5, p 506
      Winter Quarters, Tombstone Inscriptions, p 17


      Nauvoo Property Records:


      Name: Lawrence, John
      Birth Date: 21 June 1803
      Birth Place: Dutchess, Albany, New York
      Death Date: 13 December 1846
      Death Place: Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska
      Father: Lawrence, John
      Mother: Lucretia (Letitia)
      Spouse: Sanford, Rhoda
      Marriage Date: 1830
      Marriage Place: Ontario, Canada
      Comments: John was endowed on 21 January 1846 in the Nauvoo Temple.
      Source: International Genealogical Index; Rowena Miller Files, Lands and Records Office, Nauvoo Restoration, Inc.; Black and Black, Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, 1840-1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, 4:2160-61; Black, Membership of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1848, 27:558-60.
      Grantor:Samuel Bent and Lettice, wife
      Residence: Hancock County, Illinois
      Grantee: Edward Lawrence estate: Margaret Lawrence, John Lawrence, Winslow Farr, executors; Edward Lawrence, deceased
      Residence: Adams County, Illinois
      Transaction Date: 10 February 1840
      Considerations: $200.00
      Land Parcel: North/2 West/2 Northeast/4 Section 36 Township 7 North Range 9 West
      Witness: John Carlin
      Acknowledged: 10 February 1840, Daniel H. Wells, Justice of the Peace, Hancock County, Illinois
      Grantor: Due 8 February 1841, interest 12%; Released 1 September 1847, Margaret Butterfield, late Margaret Lawrence, executor.
      Source: Hancock County Deeds, book H page #174-75 entry #3523 (20 February 1840)
      Grantor:Hyrum Smith and Mary, wife
      Residence: Hancock County, Illinois
      Grantee: John Lawrence
      Residence: Adams County, Illinois
      Transaction Date: 4 September 1840
      Considerations: $150.00
      Town Parcel: Lot #1, Block #7, Hyrum Smith Plat, Town of Nauvoo
      Witness: R. B. Thompson
      Acknowledged: 4 September 1840 Daniel H. Wells, Justice of the Peace, Hancock County, Illinois
      Source: Hancock County Deeds, book I page #34-35 entry #3982 (21 December 1840)
      Grantor:John Lawrence and Rhoda, wife
      Residence: Hancock County, Illinois
      Grantee: Joseph Smith, sole trustee-in-trust, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
      Residence: Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois
      Transaction Date: 25 March 1844
      Considerations: $1.00, love and goodwill
      Town Parcel: Lot #1, Block #7, Hyrum Smith Plat, Town of Nauvoo
      Witness: Amanda M. Higbee
      Acknowledged: 25 March 1844, Isaac Higbee, Justice of the Peace, Hancock County, Illinois
      Source: Hancock County Deeds, book V page #326 entry #12792 (8 March 1849)
      Grantor:John Lawrence and Rhoda, wife
      Residence: Hancock County, Illinois
      Grantee: Solomon Sanford
      Residence: Hancock County, Illinois
      Transaction Date: 5 April 1844
      Considerations: $200.00
      Land Parcel: Part East/2 Southwest/4 Section 22 Township 4 North Range 8 West
      Legal Description: Beginning Southeast corner said land; West 25 Rods; North 64 Rods; East 25 Rods; South 64 Rods to beginning.
      Acknowledged: 5 April 1844, Isaac Higbee, Justice of the Peace, Hancock County, Illinois
      Source: Hancock County Deeds, book N page #503-04 entry #7099 (16 June 1845)
      Grantor:John Lawrence and Rhoda, wife
      Residence: Hancock County, Illinois
      Grantee: Caswell Hendrix
      Residence: Gallatin County, Kentucky
      Transaction Date: 22 November 1845
      Considerations: $300.00
      Land Parcel: East/2 Southwest/4 Section 22 Township 4 North Range 8 West
      Witness: Hiram Ellison
      Acknowledged: 22 November 1845, Aaron Johnson, Justice of the Peace, Hancock County, Illinois
      Source: Hancock County Deeds, book O page #43-44 entry #7316 (22 November 1845)
    Person ID I439273  7_families
    Last Modified 28 Apr 2013 

    Father John Lawrence,   b. 1777, Clinton, Dutchess, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Lucrieta,   b. 1779, Of Delaware, Albany, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Abt 1802  Of Clinton, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F159764  Group Sheet

    Family Rhoda Sanford,   b. 15 Jun 1812, Brockville, Leeds, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1896, Lehi, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 1830  Of, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Araminta Miranda Adelia Lawrence,   b. 5 Dec 1831, Kitley, Leeds, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1891, Lehi, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +2. Sarah Jane Lawrence,   b. 22 Aug 1834-1835, , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1928, Lehi, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    +3. Mariah Lawrence,   b. 24 May 1836, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1909, Lehi, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +4. Emma Smith Lawrence,   b. 12 Jun 1838, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1915, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +5. Mary Elleanor Lawrence,   b. 12 Jan 1841, Lime City, Adams, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1919, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     6. Angeline Elizabeth Lawrence,   b. 17 Nov 1842, , Adams, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1846, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     7. Rhoda Almira Lawrence,   b. 9 Mar 1845, , Hancock, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1846, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     8. John Edwin Lawrence,   b. 11 Mar 1847, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1847, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2006 
    Family ID F159732  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Jun 1803 - , Dutchess, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1810 - Patterson, Dutchess, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMove - 1843 - Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMove - 1844 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMove - Feb 1846 - Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Dec 1846 - Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 13 Dec 1846 - Nw Corner, Cutler Park, Winter Quarters, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Maps 
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    John Lawrence Property in Nauvoo, Illinois
    John Lawrence Property in Nauvoo, Illinois

    Headstones
    John Lawrence grave marker
    John Lawrence grave marker
    John Lawrence and son John Lawrence Jr. cemetery marker.
    John Lawrence and son John Lawrence Jr. cemetery marker.
    John Lawrence - Winter Quarters Grave 39
    John Lawrence - Winter Quarters Grave 39

  • Sources 
    1. [S542] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Historian's Office, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 50 E. North Temple, Church Historian), John Lawrence, Patriarchal Blessing, no. 104 (Reliability: 4).

    2. [S7574] New York, Dutchess, Patterson - 1810 - Federal Census, New York, Dutchess, Patterson, (www.ancestry.com).

    3. [S7580] Nebraska, Winter Quarters - Burials, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Sexton's Records, (Florence, Nebraska, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2003), 8: John Lawrence buried in grave 39 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S7580] Nebraska, Winter Quarters - Burials, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Sexton's Records, (Florence, Nebraska, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2003), 8: John Lawrence buried in grave 39. (Reliability: 3).