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Lawson, Collins, Anderson, Johnson & more
Posted by: Donna Gill (ID *****9918) Date: August 29, 2006 at 14:24:10
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I am looking for my Grandson's paternal ancestors. His fathers family is all from Kyles Ford area of Hancock Co., TN. any help with this line is greatly appreciated.

Donna

ps. I deleted off the first 2 generations of the report since they are all still alive. There are still my grandsons great granndparents Lawson alive in Kyles Ford.
Mommy and Poppy have given us as much information on the family as they can remember.

Generation No. 3

       4. Orbin H. Lawson1,2,3, born November 22, 1892 in TN; died August 1981 in Eidson, Hawkins, Tennessee. He was the son of 8. Rev. William Alfred Lawson and 9. Emily Jane Sizemore. He married 5. Martha Johnson 1921 in TN.
       5. Martha Johnson4,5, born April 1895 in Kyles Ford, Hancock Co., TN; died 1958 in Morristown, Hamblen Co., TN. She was the daughter of 10. Robert Johnson and 11. Nancy.

Notes for Orbin H. Lawson:
Social Security Death Index
Name Birth Date Death Date Last Residence (City,County,State)
Orbin Lawson 22 Nov 1889 Aug 1981 Eidson, Hawkins, Tennessee


More About Orbin H. Lawson:
Census: 1910, Name spelled Auburn
Occupation: 1930, General Farmer

More About Martha Johnson:
Census: 1930, States father born TN, mother VA

Marriage Notes for Orbin Lawson and Martha Johnson:
The 1930 census states Mattie was 26 at the time of her first marriage.
       
Children of Orbin Lawson and Martha Johnson are:
              i.       Minnie Lawson6, born 1922 in TN.
              ii.       Gale Lawson6, born 1924 in TN.
              iii.       Grant Lawson6, born August 1925 in TN.

Notes for Grant Lawson:
Social Security Death Index
Name: Grant Lawson
SSN: 412-30-8447
Last Residence: 37765 Kyles Ford, Hancock, Tennessee, United States of America
Born: 5 Jul 1925
Last Benefit: 37765 Kyles Ford, Hancock, Tennessee, United States of America
Died: Apr 1981
State (Year) SSN issued: Tennessee (Before 1951 )


              iv.       Houston Lawson6, born February 1930 in TN.
       2       v.       Robert Lee Lawson, born July 09, 1933; married Pauline Ruth Collins February 03, 1955 in Morristown, TN.
              vi.       Kermit Lawson, born January 15, 1936 in Hancock Co., TN; died February 1977 in TN.

Notes for Kermit Lawson:
Social Security Death Index Record
about Kermit Lawson
Name: Kermit Lawson
SSN: 412-54-7395
Last Residence: 37731 Eidson, Hawkins, Tennessee, United States of America
Born: 15 Jan 1936
Died: Feb 1977
State (Year) SSN issued: Tennessee (1952 )



              vii.       Bonnie Lawson
              viii.       Monnie Lawson
              ix.       Mary Lawson


       6. Dana Herman Collins, born January 09, 1907; died Abt. 1954 in either sneedsville or Kyles Ford. He married 7. Minnie Oma Anderson.
       7. Minnie Oma Anderson7,8, born July 03, 1913 in Hancock Co., TN. She was the daughter of 14. Harvey Anderson and 15. Rosa Collins.

Notes for Dana Herman Collins:
Hancock County
Main Street
Sneedville, TN 37869
(423) 733-2519

Tennessee Department of Health
Tennessee Vital Records
Central Services Building
1st Floor
421 5th Avenue North
Nashville, Tennessee
37247-0460
Phone (615) 741-1763

Hancock County Archives
Scott Collins, Clerk and Master
P.O. Box 277
Sneedville , TN 37869
Phone: (423) 733-4524


More About Minnie Oma Anderson:
Census: 1920, Gives age as 5
       
Children of Dana Collins and Minnie Anderson are:
              i.       Homer Coy Collins, born 1935 in Kylesford, TN.
       3       ii.       Pauline Ruth Collins, born February 27, 1941 in Kylesford, TN; married Robert Lee Lawson February 03, 1955 in Morristown, TN.
              iii.       Ray Collins, born March 30, 1947 in MD; died 1995.


Generation No. 4

       8. Rev. William Alfred Lawson9,10,11,12, born August 03, 1866 in Hancock Co., TN; died November 10, 1945 in Hancock Co., TN. He was the son of 16. William Johnson Lawson and 17. Frances Baldwin. He married 9. Emily Jane Sizemore 1888.
       9. Emily Jane Sizemore13, born September 1866 in TN.

Notes for Rev. William Alfred Lawson:
... 4 Caldona Cody b: May 17, 1877; d. May 23, 1944 in Hancock County, TN
.......+Alfred Lawson b. 3 Aug 1866; d. 10 Nov 1945
http://www.geocities.com/cody_zed/index.html

More About Rev. William Alfred Lawson:
Census: 1920, States father born NC, mother TN
Occupation: 1900, Farmer

More About Emily Jane Sizemore:
Census: 1900, States 4 children born, 3 alive

Marriage Notes for William Lawson and Emily Sizemore:
1900 census shows Emily and Alfred to have been married for 12 years.
       
Children of William Lawson and Emily Sizemore are:
       4       i.       Orbin H. Lawson, born November 22, 1892 in TN; died August 1981 in Eidson, Hawkins, Tennessee; married (1) Kathrine Gibson 1911 in TN; married (2) Martha Johnson 1921 in TN.
              ii.       Eliza Jane Lawson14,15, born September 1894 in TN.
              iii.       Martha B. Lawson16,17,18, born May 1900 in TN.
              iv.       Ida Lawson, born Bef. 1900; died Bef. 1900.


       10. Robert Johnson19, born March 1866 in TN. He married 11. Nancy 1887.
       11. Nancy20, born December 1870 in VA.

More About Robert Johnson:
Census: 1900, States both parents born in TN
Occupation: 1900, Farmer

More About Nancy:
Census: 1900, States 5 children born, 5 living

Marriage Notes for Robert Johnson and Nancy:
The 1900 census states that Robert and Nancy have been married for 12 years.
       
Children of Robert Johnson and Nancy are:
              i.       Celia Johnson21, born June 1888 in TN.
              ii.       Melvin Johnson21, born September 1890 in TN.
              iii.       Minnie Johnson21, born October 1892.
       5       iv.       Martha Johnson, born April 1895 in Kyles Ford, Hancock Co., TN; died 1958 in Morristown, Hamblen Co., TN; married Orbin H. Lawson 1921 in TN.
              v.       Maggie Johnson21, born August 1897 in TN.
              vi.       Fannie Johnson, born 1901 in Hancock Co., TN.


       14. Harvey Anderson22,23,24,25, born November 28, 1878 in TN. He was the son of 28. Patton Anderson and 29. Margaret M.. He married 15. Rosa Collins 1898 in TN.
       15. Rosa Collins26,27,28, born January 1877 in TN; died Bef. April 1930. She was the daughter of 30. Evan Collins and 31. Mahala Delp.

Notes for Harvey Anderson:
World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Harvey Anderson
City: Not Stated
County: Hancock
State: Tennessee
Birth Date: 28 Nov 1872
Race: White
Roll: 1852990

1920 United States Federal Census Record
about Harvey Anderson
Name: Harvey Anderson
Home in 1920: Spartanburg Ward 6, Spartanburg, South Carolina
Age: 47 years
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1873
BirthPlace: Tennessee
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouses's Name: Rosie
Father's Birth Place: Tennessee
Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee
Marital status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Rent
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Image: 377
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Harvey Anderson 47
Rosie Anderson 43
Beanna Anderson 19
Fred Anderson 16
Ezra Anderson 15
Dewey Anderson 10
Minnie Anderson 5
Ruthie L Anderson 3
Ralph Anderson 1
Jalie Nicholls 21

More About Harvey Anderson:
Census: 1930, States not a veteran
Occupation: 1930, Carpenter - Houses
Residence: January 1920, 265 College St., Spartanburg, SC

More About Rosa Collins:
Census: 1920, States both parents born in TN

Marriage Notes for Harvey Anderson and Rosa Collins:
The 1900 census states that Harvey and Rosa have been married for 2 years.
       
Children of Harvey Anderson and Rosa Collins are:
              i.       Freemon Anderson29, born February 1900 in Hancock Co., TN.
              ii.       Beanna Anderson30, born 1901 in TN.

More About Beanna Anderson:
Occupation: 1920, Mill Operator - Cotton Mill

              iii.       Fred Anderson30, born 1904 in TN.

More About Fred Anderson:
Occupation: 1920, Mill Operator - Cotton Mill

              iv.       Ezra Anderson30, born 1905 in TN.
              v.       Dewey Anderson30, born 1910 in TN.
       7       vi.       Minnie Oma Anderson, born July 03, 1913 in Hancock Co., TN; married Dana Herman Collins.
              vii.       Ruth L. Anderson31,32, born 1915 in Hancock Co., TN.

More About Ruth L. Anderson:
Census: 1920, Gives age as 3

              viii.       Ralph Anderson33,34, born 1918 in Hancock Co., TN.

More About Ralph Anderson:
Census: 1920, Gives age as 1

              ix.       Claude Anderson35, born December 1929 in Hancock Co., TN.

Notes for Claude Anderson:
Joe Follmeyer talked to Pauline, Minnie Oma's daughter...she's sister to Claude and she said Claude had a twin who died at birth.

              x.       Unknown Anderson, born December 1929.


Generation No. 5

       16. William Johnson Lawson, born 1825 in NC; died in Rogersville, Hawkins Co., TN. He married 17. Frances Baldwin.
       17. Frances Baldwin, born July 04, 1834 in Hancock Co., TN. She was the daughter of 34. Nicholas Baldwin and 35. Alicy Neal.

More About William Johnson Lawson:
Occupation: 1880, Farmer
       
Children of William Lawson and Frances Baldwin are:
              i.       Looney Lawson, born 1854 in TN.
              ii.       Eliza J. Lawson36, born September 1856 in TN; married (1) William A. Cobb; born 1850 in Hawkins Co., TN; married (2) William Livesay 1893.

More About Eliza J. Lawson:
Census: 1900, States 5 children born, 5 alive

              iii.       Thine Lawson, born 1858.

More About Thine Lawson:
Census: 1860, Shows name as "Thine with us"

              iv.       Wilson Lawson, born 1862.
       8       v.       Rev. William Alfred Lawson, born August 03, 1866 in Hancock Co., TN; died November 10, 1945 in Hancock Co., TN; married (1) Emily Jane Sizemore 1888; married (2) Caldona Cody 1903 in Hancock Co., TN.

       28. Patton Anderson37, born July 1853 in TN. He married 29. Margaret M..
       29. Margaret M.38, born November 1850 in VA.

More About Patton Anderson:
Census: 1880, States both parents born in TN
Occupation: 1880, Farmer

More About Margaret M.:
Census: 1880, States both parents born in NC
       
Children of Patton Anderson and Margaret M. are:
              i.       Jane Anderson39, born 1872 in TN; married Unknown Phillips.
       14       ii.       Harvey Anderson, born November 28, 1878 in TN; married Rosa Collins 1898 in TN.
              iii.       Simpson Anderson39, born September 1879 in TN.

More About Simpson Anderson:
Census: 1900, States born Aug. 1881


       30. Evan Collins40, born 1831 in TN. He married 31. Mahala Delp.
       31. Mahala Delp41, born 1831 in VA. She was the daughter of 63. Allie.

More About Evan Collins:
Census: 1880, States both parents born in TN
Occupation: 1880, Farmer

More About Mahala Delp:
Census: 1880, States both parents born in VA
       
Children of Evan Collins and Mahala Delp are:
              i.       Bailey Collins42, born 1858 in TN.
              ii.       Sarah Collins42, born 1863 in TN.
              iii.       Monroe Collins42, born 1866 in TN.
              iv.       William Collins42, born 1870 in TN.
              v.       Lizzie Collins42, born 1872 in TN.
              vi.       Pallestine Collins42, born 1874 in TN.
       15       vii.       Rosa Collins, born January 1877 in TN; died Bef. April 1930; married Harvey Anderson 1898 in TN.


Generation No. 6

       34. Nicholas Baldwin He married 35. Alicy Neal.
       35. Alicy Neal
       
Child of Nicholas Baldwin and Alicy Neal is:
       17       i.       Frances Baldwin, born July 04, 1834 in Hancock Co., TN; married William Johnson Lawson.


       63. Allie, born 1790 in VA.
       
Child of Allie is:
       31       i.       Mahala Delp, born 1831 in VA; married Evan Collins.




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