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Samuel Becton Lawhorn

Samuel Becton Lawhorn

Male 1871 - 1917

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  • Born  1871  North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Died  11 April 1917  [2
    Person ID  I34  Main
    Last Modified  29 Apr 2017 

    Father  Valentine Lawhorn,   b. February 1830, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 1900 
    Mother  Harriett,   b. About 1843, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F325  Group Sheet

    Family  Cora Cox,   b. 03 March 1876, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 November 1949, Craven, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  28 May 1899  Township 3, Craven, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    Married:
    • Date from Lawhorn Family Bible (says last Sunday in May of 1899) and this date is very close to year extracted from 1930 census. However, marriage register appears to say May 27th as marriage date. (note updated 5/28/17)
    Children 
    >1. Samuel Valentine Lawhorn, Sr.,   b. 29 Aug 1901, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1944, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Ida M. Lawhorn,   b. 15 Sept 1906, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Oct 1972, Wilson, Wilson County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. William "Bill" Hew Lawhorn, Sr.,   b. 12 August 1910, Craven, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 October 1981, New Bern, Craven, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Phelton Gromey Lawhorn,   b. 2 Dec 1914,   d. 1914-1917?
    >5. George McArthur Lawhorn, Sr.,   b. 20 February 1917, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 August 1984, Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  28 May 2017 
    Family ID  F14  Group Sheet

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    Samuel Becton Lawhorn
    Samuel Becton Lawhorn

    Documents
    1880 Census - Township 9 (Craven County), NC
    1880 Census - Township 9 (Craven County), NC
    1) Valentine - head,age 50
    2) Harriett - wife, age 37
    3) John - son, age 13
    4) Ida - daughter, age 11
    5) Samuel - son, age 9
    6) William - son, age 4
    7) Wright - son, age 2

    Family's last name is in census as "Lawhorne"
    John is listed as having some kind of condition, but I cannot read it.
    1910 Census: Samuel Becton Lawhorn (Head)
    1910 Census: Samuel Becton Lawhorn (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 15 Apr 1910
    Enumeration District: 17
    Sheet: 2A
    Location: Barnwell - 1Pct, Craven County, NC

    1) Sam - Head, age 38, 1st marriage, married 11 yrs
    2) Cora - Wife, age 31, 1st marriage, mother of 2 children, both still living
    3) Sam - Son, age 8
    4) Ida M. - Daughter, age 3

    Family rented farm, both could read and write. Family listed as Mulatto.

    Histories At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

  • Notes 

    Died:

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] Lawhorn Family Bible (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S12] Lawhorn Family Bible.

    3. [S359] North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 (FamilySearch).
      "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 ," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZYW-SLN : 22 December 2016), Sam B Lawhorn and Cora Cox, 29 May 1899; citing Third Township, Craven, North Carolina, United States, p. pg. L, Office of Archives and History, Division of Archives and Records. State Archive of North Carolina and various county Register of Deeds; FHL microfilm 288,298.