John Lawrence

M, b. 17 February 1739
  • John Lawrence was born on 17 February 1739 in Somerset, England.
  • He was the son of John Lawrence and Prudence Unknown.
  • At the age of 25 years, 2 months and 6 days, John Lawrence married Joan Lawrence on 23 April 1764 in Merriott.

Children of John Lawrence and Joan Lawrence

John Lawrence

M, b. 12 February 1860
  • John Lawrence was baptized on 12 February 1860 in Merriott. His mother was a single woman.
  • He was the son of Mary Lawrence.
  • At the age of 25 years, 10 months and 13 days, John Lawrence married Emma Hooper, daughter of Charles Hooper and Maryann Eason, on 25 December 1885 in Merriott. The Marriage record shows Emma Hooper 21, spinster, living Broadway, father Charles Hooper, a market gardener, witness Mary Hooper. John Lawrence,24, bachelor, living Broadway, a market gardener, illegitimate, witness William Hooper.

John Lawrence

M, b. 1875

John Lawrence

M, b. circa 1700
  • John Lawrence was born circa 1700.
  • John Lawrence married Prudence Unknown circa 1730.

Children of John Lawrence and Prudence Unknown

Lois Albina Lawrence

F, b. 13 October 1909, d. 1958

Luke Lawrence

M, b. 8 March 1793
  • Luke Lawrence was baptized on 8 March 1793 in Somerset. He was the son of John and Ann Lawrence - there were two families living in Merriott at the time of Lukes birth John Lawrence and Ann Webb, and John Lawrence and Ann Geep.
  • At the age of 17 years, 8 months and 5 days, Luke Lawrence married Mary Osborne on 13 November 1810 in Somerset.
  • Luke Lawrence was buried on 19 August 1823 in Somerset.

Child of Luke Lawrence and Mary Osborne

Martha Lawrence

F, b. 1 June 1748

Mary Lawrence

F, b. circa 1745

Children of Mary Lawrence and John Hooper

Mary Lawrence


Child of Mary Lawrence

Phyllis Mabel Lawrence

F, b. 27 September 1905, d. 5 August 1966

Prudence Lawrence

F, b. 20 January 1765, d. 5 January 1807
  • Prudence Lawrence was baptized on 20 January 1765 in Merriott.
  • She was the daughter of John Lawrence and Joan Lawrence.
  • At the age of 24 years, 7 months and 3 days, Prudence Lawrence married Abraham Osborne on 23 August 1789 in Merriott. Abraham's surname was spelt Osband.
  • Prudence Lawrence died on 5 January 1807 at age 41.
  • She was buried on 6 January 1807 in Merriott.

Children of Prudence Lawrence and Abraham Osborne

Robert Lawrence


Child of Robert Lawrence and Elizabeth Osborne

Robert Lawrence

F, b. 17 March 1751
  • Robert Lawrence was baptized on 17 March 1751 in Merriott, Somerset, England.
  • She was the daughter of John Lawrence and Prudence Unknown.
  • Robert Lawrence was buried on 24 July 1769 in Somerset.

Samuel Lawrence


Samuel Lawrence

M, b. 1874

Sarah Lawrence


Child of Sarah Lawrence

Simon Lawrence

M, b. 1 July 1770

Sussanah Lawrence

F, b. 6 October 1745

Walter Charles Lawrence

M, b. circa 1901
  • Walter Charles Lawrence was born circa 1901. He was the son of Arhur Lawrence of Croydon, County Surrey, England.
  • Walter Charles Lawrence married Annie Dorothea (Dolly) Allard, daughter of Frank Allard and Mary (Minnie) Crawford, on 16 May 1928 in New South Wales. The reception was held at the residence of John and Eve Cottell. The couple intended to live in Brooklana.

William Lawrence

M, b. 30 March 1732

Margaret Lawrie

F, b. 1861, d. 1948
  • Margaret Lawrie was born in 1861. She was the daughter of John LAWRIE and Jane MORETON.
  • Margaret Lawrie married John Norman.
  • Margaret Lawrie died in 1948 in Queensland.

Child of Margaret Lawrie and John Norman

Jane Lawry

F, b. circa 1810
  • Jane Lawry was born circa 1810.
  • Jane Lawry married an unknown person on 17 October 1829.
  • She was buried on 1 February 1837.
  • Jane was buried the day her son Thomas was christened.

Gladys Isabella Mary Laws

F, b. 1931, d. 1960
  • Gladys Isabella Mary Laws was born in 1931 in New South Wales.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Samuel Laws.
  • Gladys Isabella Mary Laws died in 1960 in Burwood, New South Wales.

Thomas Samuel Laws

M, b. circa 1900
  • Thomas Samuel Laws was born circa 1900.

Child of Thomas Samuel Laws

Beryl Millicent Lawson

F, b. 25 February 1921, d. 16 March 1992
  • Beryl Millicent Lawson was born on 25 February 1921.
  • At the age of 20 years, 6 months and 19 days, Beryl Millicent Lawson married Mervyn Henry Johannesen, son of Peter Jens Johannesen and Ellen Chambers, on 13 September 1941.
  • On 11 May 1961,her husband, Mervyn Henry Johannesen died in Queensland at age 41. Mervyn ran a sleeper business. He was accidentally killed when a splinter from a log hit him after the saw struck an iron peg in the log he was sawing.
  • Beryl Millicent Lawson died on 16 March 1992 at age 71.

Daniel Lawson

M, b. circa 1840, d. 1920
  • Daniel Lawson was born circa 1840. He was the son of Danilel Lawson and Martha Fuller.
  • Daniel Lawson married Miriam Ann Cox circa 1860.
  • Daniel Lawson died in 1920 in Queensland.

Children of Daniel Lawson and Miriam Ann Cox

Eliza Annie Lawson

F, b. circa 1860, d. 1963

Ethel Elizabeth Blanche Persia Lawson

F, b. 1889, d. 23 August 1973
  • Ethel Elizabeth Blanche Persia Lawson was born in 1889 in Queensland. She was the daughter of Alick Clarence Lawson and Olympia Ramagh Cripps.
  • At the age of 32 years, Ethel Elizabeth Blanche Persia Lawson married George Albert Victor Orr in 1921 in Queensland.
  • Ethel Elizabeth Blanche Persia Lawson and George Albert Victor Orr appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Crow's Nest.
  • On 28 April 1940,her husband, George Albert Victor Orr died in Queensland.
  • Ethel Elizabeth Blanche Persia Lawson died on 23 August 1973 in Queensland.
  • She was buried on 27 August 1973 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery. RC3-006-0028.

Miriam Ann Lawson

F, b. 1864, d. 20 April 1896
  • Miriam Ann Lawson was born in 1864.
  • She was the daughter of Daniel Lawson and Miriam Ann Cox.
  • At the age of 21 years, Miriam Ann Lawson married Francis Smyth, son of Charles Blackmore Smyth and Mary Gainey, in 1885 in Queensland.
  • Miriam Ann Lawson died on 20 April 1896 in Queensland.
  • She was buried in Crow's Nest Cemetery. UNIT-00N-0045.
  • The Methodist Church in Crow's Nest erected memorial plaques to early Crow's Nest Pioneers on the Church building and fence.Francis and Miriam's names were amongst them.
    Pioneer Plaque to Francis and Miriam Smythe - Crow's Nest Methodist Church

Children of Miriam Ann Lawson and Francis Smyth

Agnes Mary Juaneta Lawton

F, b. 1903, d. 9 November 1998
  • Agnes Mary Juaneta Lawton was born in 1903 in Queensland. She was the daughter of Thomas Lawton, Gowanbrae, Miles and Cecilia Agnes Mackay.
  • At the age of 23 years, Agnes Mary Juaneta Lawton married John Thomas Trousdell, son of John George Trousdell and Helen Jane Gardiner, on 27 February 1926 in Queensland.
  • Agnes Mary Juaneta Lawton died on 9 November 1998.
  • She was buried in Garden of Remembrance, Toowoomba. Plot ICW-E-F23; Memorial ID 180188030.