Sargent Lawson


                    Richard Sargent Lawson2 (William Lawson1) was born 1836, and died April 06, 1862.... killed in Battle of Shiloh, Civil War w/ 13th Arkansas Infantry.  He married Martha Jane Damron, daughter of George Damron and Mary Low.

Children of Sargent Lawson and Martha Damron are:

           i.          Mahaley Lawson, born October 1857 in Arkansas; died 1935 in Izard
My Line             County Arkansas,  buried Violet Hill Cemetery1.   She married John
                   Moses Barnes.

          ii.         Mary Lawson, born October 29, 1859 in Arkansas; died in Shawnee,
                       Oklahoma, buried Blackburn Chapel Cemetery - Bethel Acres2.

         iii.         Sargent S Lawson, born 1861.

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Notes for Sargent Lawson:
Sargent Lawson and Martha Jane (Damron) were listed in the the Craighead County census in 1860.  Sargent was killed in the Civil War - Battle of Shiloh, April 6, 1862.  Martha Jane and her three children Mahaley, Mary, and Sargent were in Searcy County in 1870, and in 1880 she and her two children, Mary and Sargent were living in Izard County, Newhope Township, household #266.  Her daughter Mahaley was married to John M. Barnes and living in household #264.
Martha Jane's parents, George and Mary Ann (Low) Damron were living in household #92, Newburg Township, Izard County Arkansas.

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1.   Carroll Hayden's "Cemeteries of Izard County Arkansas" Book.
2.    Info from Rhonda, a Lawson researcher.
 

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1880 Izard County Arkansas  -  NewHope Township
LAWSON       Jane       F    43   ****      Keeping House  TN   IL   AL 

266/266 Mary F 20 daughter At Home AR MS TN

Sargent S M 19 son Farmer AR MS TN

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1870 Searcy County Arkansas  -  Big Flat Township

79/79
LAWSON
Martha J
32
F
W
Keeping House
200/150

MS


Mahaley
12
F
W
At Home


AR


Mary
10
F
W
At Home


AR


Sargen C
 8
M
W
At Home


AR

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1860 Craighead County Arkansas  -  Jonesboro Township

254/254
Sargent
LAWSON 24
M
W
Farmer
$1000
$255
Unk

Martha J
LAWSON 23
F
W



Unk

Mahaley
       "
2
F
W



AR

Mary
       "
6/12
F
W



AR

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