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Re: LAWTON Slave holder
In Response To: Re: LAWTON Slave holder ()

Here's an abbreviated descendants list of the Lawtons demonstrating how each of the eight individuals mentioned above were related.

GENERATION ONE

Joseph LAWTON was born 18 Oct 1753 in Edisto Isl, Charleston Co., SC. He died 5 Mar 1815 in Mulberry Grove Plantation, Nr. Robertville, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC and was buried Mar 1815 in Robertville Cemetery, Jasper Co., SC.
Joseph married Sarah ROBERT on 18 Mar 1773 in St. James Isl, Charleston Co., SC. Sarah was born 6 Feb 1755 in St. James-Santee Parish, SC. She died 6 Oct 1839 in Transpine Plantation, Nr. Robertville, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC and was buried Oct 1839 in Robertville Cemetery, Jasper Co., SC.

Their children:

1. William Henry LAWTON was born 23 Feb 1775 and died 11 Nov 1827.

2. Joseph James LAWTON was born 19 Aug 1777 and died 23 Sep 1859.

3. Benjamin Themistocles Dion LAWTON was born 22 Dec 1782 and died 18 Apr 1846.

4. Col. Alexander James LAWTON was born 21 Nov 1790 in Beaufort Co., SC. He died 8 Apr 1876 in Savannah, Chatham Co., GA and was buried 23 Apr 1876 in Black Swamp Cemetery, Nr. Garnett, Hampton Co., SC.
Alexander married (1) Martha MOSSE on 15 Nov 1809. Martha was born about 1790 in Beaufort Co., SC. She died 25 Jul 1838 in Black Swamp, Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC.
Alexander also married (2) Mrs. Cordelia P. (LeFebre) SCHNELL on 31 Aug 1837 in Gillisonville, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC. Cordelia was born 1799/1800 in SC or Germany. She died 11 Sep 1856 in Black Swamp, Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC.

5. Rev. Winborn Asa LAWTON was born 23 Jun 1793 in Robertville, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC. He died 28 Feb 1878 in Lawtonville, Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC and was buried 1878 in Lawtonville Baptist Church Cemetery, Estill, Hampton Co., SC.
Winborn married (1) Mary Elizabeth CATER about 1811. Mary was born 25 Jul 1776 in Cater Hall Plantation, Beaufort Co., SC. She died 25 Feb 1823 in Robertville, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC.
Winborn also married (2) Mrs. Isadora PERRY about 1824. Isadora was born 25 Jan 1801. She died 17 Sep 1826 in Beaufort Co., SC and was buried in Robert Cemetery, Nr. Robertsville, Jasper Co., SC.
Winborn also married (3) Lucinda Walker LANDRUM on 1827/1828. Lucinda was born 4 Mar 1803 in Edgefield Dist, SC. She died 2 Feb 1876 in Lawtonville, Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC.

GENERATION TWO

William Henry LAWTON (Joseph) was born 23 Feb 1775 in Mulberry Grove Plantation, Nr. Robertville, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC. He died 11 Nov 1827 in Black Swamp, Nr. Garnett, Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC and was buried Nov 1827 in Black Swamp, Nr. Garnett, Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC
William married Catherine MANER on 31 Oct 1797. Catherine was born 1 May 1777 in Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC. She died 30 Nov 1842 in Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC and was buried 1842 in Bostick Cemetery, Garnett, Hampton Co., SC

Their children:

1. Joseph Maner LAWTON was born 27 Aug 1800 and died 5 Dec 1862

2. Maj. William John LAWTON was born 21 Oct 1824 in Garnett, Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC. He died 8 Feb 1912 in Hampton Co., SC and was buried Feb 1912 in Black Swamp Cemetery, Nr. Garnett, Hampton Co., SC.
William married Susan Bailey MANER about 1849. Susan was born 23 Jan 1833 in St. Peters Parish, Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC. She died 11 Nov 1912 in Hampton Co., SC and was buried Nov 1912 in Black Swamp Cemetery, Nr. Garnett, Hampton Co., SC

Joseph James LAWTON (Joseph) was born 19 Aug 1777 in Mulberry Grove Plantation, Nr. Robertville, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC. He died 23 Sep 1859 in Barnwell (now Allendale) Co., SC.
Joseph married Phoebe Jane MOSSE on 18 Oct 1798 in St. Helena Isl., Beaufort Co., SC. Phoebe was born 1781 in Beaufort Co., SC. She died 21 Sep 1858 in Barnwell (now Allendale) Co., SC.

Their child:

1. Rev. Joseph Alexander LAWTON was born 9 Dec 1811.
Joseph married (1) Martha STONEY on Apr 1836. Martha was born 24 Feb 1807. She died 12 Apr 1880 in Allendale Co., SC.
Joseph also married (2) Josephine Barksdale POHILL.

Benjamin Themistocles Dion LAWTON (Joseph) was born 22 Dec 1782 in Mulberry Grove Plantation, Nr. Robertville, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC. He died 18 Apr 1846 in Albany, Dougherty Co., GA and was buried Apr 1846 in Albany, Dougherty Co., GA.
Benjamin married Jane MOSSE on 16 Jun 1803. Jane was born 27 Dec 1783 in Prob. SC. She died 23 May 1857 in Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC and was buried May 1857 in Lawtonville Baptist Church Cemetery, Estill Co., SC.

Their child:

1.Robert Thermistocles LAWTON was born 15 Feb 1807 in Beaufort Co., SC. He died 25 Aug 1881.
Robert married (1) Harriet Charlotte SINGLETON on 23 Feb 1831. Harriet was born 10 Dec 1807. She died 12 Aug 1863 in Blockade House, Screven Co., GA.
Robert also married (2) Ellen LIVINGSTON.

2. Dr. James Stoney LAWTON Sr. was born 4 Apr 1821 in Prob. Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC. He died 16 Dec 1891 in Prob. Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA and was buried Dec 1891 in Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA.
James married (1) Sarah Calder BAYNARD. Sarah was born 19 Aug 1822 in Beaufort, Beaufort Co., SC. She died 26 Nov 1856 in Lawtonville, Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC and was buried Nov 1856 in Lawtonville Baptist Church Cemetery, Estill Co., SC.
James also married (2) Mildred Ann LEWIS. Mildred was born 1819/1820. She died 19 Aug 1901 in Prob. Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA and was buried Aug 1901 in Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA.

GENERATION THREE

Joseph Maner LAWTON (William Henry, Joseph) was born 27 Aug 1800 in Mulberry Grove Plantation, Nr. Robertville, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC. He died 5 Dec 1862 in Cypress Vale Plantation, Nr. Scotia, Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC and was buried Dec 1862 in Black Swamp Cemetery, Nr. Garnett, Hampton Co., SC.
Joseph married (1) Mary Anna KING on 30 Jan 1820. Mary was born about 1804 in Effingham Co., GA. She died 13 Jul 1830 in Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC and was buried Jul 1830 in Bostick Cemetery, Garnett, Hampton Co., SC.
Joseph also married (2) Elizabeth Allen THOMPSON on 5 May 1831 in Beaufort (now Hampton) Co., SC. Elizabeth was born 4 Mar 1810. She died 26 Jul 1894.

Their child:

1. William Henry LAWTON was born 1820/1821 in Beaufort Co., SC. He died 1893.
William married Sarah Ann Bolling GREEN "Anna". Anna was born 1823/1824 in SC.


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