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Family Group Sheet for Amos Lawrence

HUSBAND Amos LAWRENCE
  Birth

15 Jan 1755

Franklin, Norfolk, Massachusetts
Misc Genealogy notations taken from the Annals of Warren, Maine; Page 568;
Military
1 Jan 1776
Enlisted in Revolutionary War in Capt. Lemuel Cowell's Company at Dorchester, building breastworks and fortifications serving 2 months;
Military
June 1776
Re-enlisted in Capt. Samuel Fisher's Company, Col. MacIntoshes Regiment; Marched to "Saw Pit" (Port Chester), NY near White Plains serving 3 months; Last 6 weeks of term belonged to corp of Rangers on guard every day and continually engaged in skirmishes with the Hessians.
Military
June 1777
Re-enlisted in in Capt. John Ellis's Company of Col. Thomas Poor's Regiment - marched to White Plains, NY for 2-3 months, then marched up river to West Point where he remained for about 5 months.
Military
May 1778
Re-enlisted for his last term in the Continental Service for 9 months, marched to join army in NY
Marriage

5 Jul 1780

Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts
Residence

1785

Moved from Franklin, MA to Union, Maine;
Misc
1789-1790
Amos Lawrence was listed in records as a "Tithingmen" in the History of Warren, Lincoln, Maine
Residence

1790

1790 US Census; Moved from Union to Warren, Maine; Warren, Lincoln, Maine
Residence

1800

1820 US Census; Warren, Lincoln, Maine
Residence

1810

1810 US Census; Warren, Lincoln, Maine
Residence

1820

1820 US Census; Warren, Lincoln, Maine
Pension App Amos applied for an annual pension of $51.32 for service in the Revolutionary War; Pension #S.31804
Pension Rec Amos drew on pension for 8 years before death for service in Revolutionary War; Pension reference made 1840 in Census of Pensioners, Maine for Amos Lawrence ; Amos resided with son Joshua Lawrence in 1840.
Residence

1840, pg2

1840 US Census; Warren, Lincoln, Maine: Lived with son Joshua & Family, age 86 Veteran
Death

15 Dec 1841

Warren, Lincoln, Maine
Father David LAWRENCE
Mother Elizabeth SKINNER (SHUMAN)
WIFE Hannah DANIELS
  Birth

4 Jun 1756

Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts
Marriage

5 Jul 1780

Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts
Death

12 Aug 1828

Warren, Lincoln, Maine
Father Jeremiah DANIELS
Mother Mehitable WILSON
CHILDREN

M

Jeremiah D. LAWRENCE
  Birth

abt 1787

Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Marriage

1813

Sarah BARR; Hope, Waldo, Maine
  Residence

1830

1830 US Census; Northport, Waldo, Maine
  Residence

1840

1840 US Census; Northport, Waldo, Maine
  Residence

1850

1850 US Census; Northport, Waldo, Maine
  Residence

1860

1860 US Census; Northport, Waldo, Maine
  Death

bef 1870

Northport, Waldo, Maine

F

Mary LAWRENCE
  Marriage

 

Capt. John COX; Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Death

1849

Warren, Lincoln, Maine

M

Joshua LAWRENCE
  Birth

29 Apr 1784

Franklin, Norfolk, Massachusetts
  Marriage

6 Dec 1812

Eleanor THOMPSON; Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Residence

1830

1830 US Census; Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Residence

1840, pg2

1840 US Census; Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Residence

1850

1850 US Census; Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Death

10 Dec 1853

Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Gravestone Pleasantville Cemetery; Warren, Knox County, Maine;

M

David LAWRENCE
  Birth

1788

Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Residence 1850 US Census; Thomaston, Lincoln, Maine
  Residence 1860 US Census; Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Residence 1870 US Census; Warren, Lincoln, Maine

M

Sluman LAWRENCE
  Birth

1791

Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Marriage

 

Jane THOMPSON (1788-1861); Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Residence

1830

1830 US Census; Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Residence

1840

1840 US Census; Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Death
28 Mar 1856
Warren, Knox County, Maine;
  Gravestone Pleasantville Cemetery; Warren, Knox County, Maine;

F

Mehitable LAWRENCE
  Birth

1793

Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Marriage

 

Eben THOMPSON; Warren, Lincoln, Maine

M

William P. LAWRENCE
  Birth

1797

Warren, Lincoln, Maine
  Marriage

27 Feb 1820

Elizabeth GORDON; Warren, Knox, Maine; Resided in Hope, Waldo, Maine;
  Residence

1830

1830 US CENSUS; Appleton, Waldo, Maine
  Residence

1840

1840 US CENSUS; Appleton, Waldo, Maine
  Residence

1850

1850 US CENSUS; Hope, Waldo, Maine120
  Residence

1860

1860 US CENSUS; Upton, Worcester, Massachusetts119
  Residence 1870 US CENSUS; Appleton, Waldo, Maine; Lived with Widow Betsey Ripley, worked as Farm Hand
  Death

(21 Sep 1883)

Appelton, Waldo, Maine

F

Susan LAWRENCE
  Birth

Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts
  Death

Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts