William C. "Billy" Lawrence 112
- Born: Jan 1838, Henry Co., VA.
- Marriage: Mary E. Richardson on 9 Feb 1868
- Died: After 1900, Leatherwood, Henry Co., Virginia
The 1880 Federal Census, Virginia, Henry Co., Leatherwood District, District 129, page 77A records William Lawrence (42) with wife Mary E. (28) and children Joseph H. (11), Anna Lee (8), William M. (5), and Mary Ann (2). Next door is his brother Darling and family and nearby are his brothers Meredith and Samuel and their families.
The 1900 Federal Census, Virginia, Henry Co., Leatherwood District, District 52, page 89B records William (Jan 1838) and Mary E. (June 1852) Lawrence with children Mary J. (March 1878), Douglas A. (April 1884), and Marshall P. (Aug 1889) and daughter-in-law Narcissa B. Lawrence (Feb 1877).
The 1910 Federal Census, Virginia, Henry Co., Leatherwood District, District 68, page 86B records the widow Mary E. Lawrence (57). Also in the household is her son Joseph H. Lawrence (42) and his wife of 8 years, Lillie (30 - WV), Dougla. A. (April 1884), and Mary's children Mary J. Lawrence (32) and Douglas A. Lawrence (24). Nearby is another son, William Lawrence (35) and his wife of 10 yearws,Narcissa B. Lawrence (33), and their children Edward W. (8) and Louis P. (6). Mary has had 9 children of which 7 are still living. She is working as a saleslady in a grocery store. Joseph is a bridge worker and William is a farmer.
William married Mary E. Richardson on 9 Feb 1868. (Mary E. Richardson was born on 10 Jun 1852 in Virginia and died after 1910 in Leatherwood, Henry Co., Virginia.)