Descendants Of William Lawson  

"Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of the Garton, Smith & Associated Families, Volume 2", compiled by Judy Parsons Smith © 2003

William Lawson

William Lawson , b. 1690, VA; d. bef. 4 Feb 1754, Luenburg Co., VA.  William Lawson had four (4) children:

1.       John Lawson , b. 1707.
2.      
Jonas Lawson , b. 1710.
3.      
William Lawson , b. 1726.
4.      
Bartlet Lawson , b. 1727, Luenburg Co., VA; d. 1764, Cumberland Co., NC.

Bartlet Lawson

4. Bartlet “Bartholomew” Lawson , son of William Lawson , b1727, Luenburg Co., VA; d. 1764, Cumberland Co., NC; m. 1746 to Suzanna Simkins , daughter of John & Elizabeth (Rench/ French /Wrench) Simkins .

Bartlet “ Bartholomew ” & Suzanna (Simkins) Lawson  had two (2) children:

4.1.    William Lawson , b. 1755, Bedford Co., VA; d. 1811, Hawkins Co., TN.
4.2.   
Lisha Lawson , b. 1753.

Thomas Lawson

3.1.  Thomas Lawson  son of William & Sarah (Hinton) Lawson , b. 1779, Pittsylvania Co. VA; d. 1862, Osage Co., MO; m. 1802 to Mary Polly Barrett , daughter of Miles & Judith (Unknown) Barrett .

Thomas Lawson  served during the War of 1812.

Thomas & Mary Polly ’ ( Barrett ) Lawson  had six (6) children:

3.1.1.         Howell Lawson , b. 5 Jan 1804, Greene Co. TN; d. 20 Mar 1844, Blount Co., TN.
3.1.2.        
James Huston Lawson , b. 5 May 1825, Greene Co. TN; d. 17 Jan 1894, Wear's Valley, Sevier Co., TN
3.1.3.        
Ailcy Lawson , b. 13 Feb 1807; d. 10 Dec 1885; m. George W. Freshour .
3.1.4.        
Margaret Lawson , b. 15 Sept 1815; d. 13 Jun 1861; m. 2 Feb 1829 to Daniel Bird .
3.1.5.        
Mary Lawson  
3.1.6.        
William Lawson , b. 1805; m. Rhoda Bird .

William Lawson

4.1. William Lawson , son of Bartlet “Bartholomew” & Suzanna (Simkins) Lawson , b. 1755, Bedford Co., VA; d. 1811, Hawkins Co., TN; m. 1778, Pittsylvania Co., VA to Sarah Hinton , daughter of William & Mary (Unknown)  Hinton .  

Fact 1: 1782, Hawkins Co., Tn
Fact 2: Rev., Lt. 14th VA.

William & Sarah (Hinton) Lawson  had twelve (12) children:

·         Thomas Lawson , b. 1779, Pittsylvania Co. VA; d. 1862, Osage Co., MO.
·        
William Lawson , b. 1781; m. Mary Hays .
·        
Isham Lawson , b. 1782.
·         Anna Lawson , b. 1787.
·        
Mary Lawson , b. 1785.
·        
Elijah Lawson , b. 1788.
·        
Stephen Lawson , b. 5 Apr 1790.
·        
Elisha Lawson , b. 1792
·        
George Lawson .
·        
    Preseton Lawson .
·        
Hinton Lawson .
·        
     Wiley Lawson .

Howell Lawson

3.1.1.  Howell Lawson , son of Thomas & Mary ‘Polly’ (Barrett) Lawson , b. 5 Jan 1804, Greene Co. TN; d. 20 Mar 1844, Blount Co., TN; m.13 Feb 1825, Greene Co., TN to Mary Bird , daughter of Jacob & Amelia (Dunn) Bird , bur. Meyers Cemetery.

Tuckaleechee Cove is associated with Howell Lawson

Howell & Mary (Bird) Lawson  had eleven (11) children:

3.1.1.1.          James Dunn Lawson , b. 12 Jan 1826, Tuckaleechee Cove, Blount Co., TN; d. 15 Nov 1906, Wear's Valley, Sevier Co., TN
3.1.1.2.         
Daniel Bird Lawson , b. 1827.
3.1.1.3.         
Amelia Lawson , b. 1828.
3.1.1.4.         
Mary Jane Lawson , b. 1830.
3.1.1.5.         
William Headrick Lawson , b. 1832.
3.1.1.6.         
Isham Lawson , b. 11 Feb 1836.
3.1.1.7.         
John Wesley Lawson , b. 1837.
3.1.1.8.         
Jacob Lee Lawson , b. 1840.
3.1.1.9.         
Rhonda Jane Lawson , b. 1841.
3.1.1.10.      
Thomas Jefferson Lawson , b. 1843.

James ‘Red’ Huston Lawson

3.1.2  James ‘Red’ Huston Lawson , son of Thomas & Mary ‘Polly’ (Barrett) Lawson , b. 5 May 1825, Greene Co. TN; d.17 Jan 1894, Wear's Valley, Sevier Co., TN; m. Mary Elizabeth Maddox /Mattox , daughter of William & Martha (Williams) Maddox /Mattox .

James ‘Red’ Houston & Mary (Maddox/Mattox) Lawson  had nine (9) children:  

3.1.2.1.    Thomas Huston Lawson , b. 25 Apr 1854, Wear’s Valley, Sevier Co., TN; d. 15 Jun 1930, Wear’s Valley, Sevier Co., TN.
3.1.2.2.   
Mary C. Lawson , b. 1847
3.1.2.3.   
Martha R. Lawson , B. 1850
3.1.2.4.   
William Jasper Lawson , b. 12 Aug 1851
3.1.2.5.   
Sarah Tuck Lawson , b. 13 Mar 1853
3.1.2.6.   
Andrew J. Lawson , b. 5 Aug 1856
3.1.2.7.   
Richard West Lawson , b. 15 Apr 1859
3.1.2.8.   
Nancy C. Lawson , b. 15 Apr 1859
3.1.2.9.    Sarah Elizabeth Lawson , b. 1863

James Dunn Lawson

3.1.1.1.  James Dunn Lawson , son of Howell & Mary (Bird) Lawson , b. 12 Jan 1826, Tuckaleechee Cove, Blount Co., TN; d. 15 Nov 1906, Wear's Valley, Sevier Co., TN; m 24 Sept 1846 to Sarah Jane Burns , daughter of James & Elizabeth (Crowson) Burns .

More About JAMES DUNN LAWSON :
Fact 1: March 13, 18 56, Movedcotter Farm Wearsvalley
Fact 2: November 09, 18 47, Housekeeping Widow Lawson Land

James Dunn & Sarah (Burns) Lawson  had five (5) children:

3.1.1.1.1.           Mary Lawson , b. 9 Oct 1851; d. 25 Mar 1914.
3.1.1.1.2.          
Martha Lawson , b. 14 Jun 1849
3.1.1.1.3.          
Howell Lawson , b. 23 Sept 1853
3.1.1.1.4.          
Unknown   Lawson , b. 23 Dec 1855
3.1.1.1.5.          
V. Huldah Lawson , b. 25 Aug 1857.

Thomas Huston Lawson

3.1.2.1.  Thomas Huston Lawson , son of James ‘Red’ Houston & Mary (Maddox/Mattox) Lawson , b. 25 Apr 1854, Wear's Valley, Sevier Co., TN; d. 15 Jun 1930, Wear's Valley, Sevier Co., TN; m. 11 Oct 1874 to Winnie Texanna Tuck , daughter of Joseph & Elizabeth (Peterson) Tuck

Thomas Huston & Winnie (Tuck) Lawson had nine (9) children:

·         Leona Lawson , b. 18 Sept 1901; d. 8 Dec 1985, Wear's Valley, Sevier Co., TN
·        
James Henry Lawson , b. 12 Aug 1875
·        
  Joseph Jasper Lawson , b. 21 Jun 1877.
·        
George Lawson , b. 11 Oct 1879.
·        
Laura E. Lawson , b. 29 Sept 1883.
·        
William E. Lawson , b. 28 Apr 1884.
·        
Grant Houston Lawson , b. 7 Aug 1888.
·        
Jacob Lawson , b. 19 Dec 1890.
·        
Boyd Lawson , b. 24 Mar 1895.