Marvin Lawrence

M, #333, b. 1916
FatherWilliam Littleton Lawrence b. 21 Jun 1894, d. 19 May 1950
MotherVada Barnes b. 26 May 1894, d. 20 Oct 1980
RelationshipGranduncle of Kellie Sue Thompson
ChartsJames Jackson Barnes Descendants
William Berry Descendants
Bennett Silas Lawrence Descendants
     Marvin Lawrence was born in 1916 at Arkansas. He was the son of William Littleton Lawrence and Vada Barnes.

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     Marvin Lawrence appeared on the 1920 Federal Census Izard, Arkansas in the household of his parents, William Littleton Lawrence and Vada Lawrence.
1920 United States Federal Census
about Wm Lawrence Name: Wm Lawrence
Home in 1920: White River, Izard, Arkansas
Age: 25
Estimated birth year: abt 1895
Birthplace: Arkansas
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
[Head]
Spouse's name: Vada Lawrence
Father's Birth Place: Arkansas
Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Rent
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Wm Lawrence 25
Vada Lawrence 25
Gertrude Lawrence 5
Marvin Lawrence 4
Ruth Lawrence 0
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Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: White River, Izard, Arkansas; Roll T625_65; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 56; Image: 524.

Source Information:

Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
Original data: Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City).


Marvin Lawrence appeared on the 1930 Federal Census Jackson, Arkansas in the household of his parents, William Littleton Lawrence and Vada Lawrence.
1930 United States Federal Census about William Lawrence
Name:     William Lawrence
Home in 1930:     Jefferson, Jackson, Arkansas
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Age:     35
Estimated Birth Year:     abt 1895
Birthplace:     Arkansas
Relation to Head of House:     Head
Spouse's Name:      Vada Lawrence
Race:     White
Household Members:     
Name     Age
William Lawrence     35
Vada Lawrence     35
Gertrude Lawrence     16
Marvin Lawrence     14
Ruth Lawrence     11
Asa Lawrence     8
Arvile Lawrence     6
Paul Lawrence     3 8/12
James N Lawrence     1 6/12


Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Jefferson, Jackson, Arkansas; Roll: 78; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 19; Image: 385.0.
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls.
1930 United States Federal Census about Paul Lawrence
Name:     Paul Lawrence
Home in 1930:     Jefferson, Jackson, Arkansas
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Age:     3
Estimated Birth Year:     abt 1926
Relation to Head of House:     Son
Father's Name:     William Lawrence
Mother's Name:     Vada Lawrence
Race:     White
Household Members:     
Name     Age
William Lawrence     35
Vada Lawrence     35
Gertrude Lawrence     16
Marvin Lawrence     14
Ruth Lawrence     11
Asa Lawrence     8
Arvile Lawrence     6
Paul Lawrence     3 8/12
James N Lawrence     1 6/12

Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Jefferson, Jackson, Arkansas; Roll: 78; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 19; Image: 386.0.
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls.

Marvin Lawrence of Marshall, Arkansas was listed in Vada Barnes's obituary in October 1980 as a surviving son.
Vada Lawrence Died October 20

Vada Lawrence, age 86, of Big Flat, died at Marion County Hospital October 20.

She was born at Alco May 26, 1894, a daughter of the late Sam and Janie Berry Barnes.

Survivors are three sons, Marvin of Marshall, Paul and James of Big Flat; four daughters, Mrs. Gertrude Sutterfield, Big Flat, Mrs. Ruth Treat, Lowell, Mrs. Lenora McGregory, Clarksville, Tennessee and Mrs. Robbie Lee, Centralia, Missouri; three brothers, Corbit Barnes, Mountain View, Walter Barnes, Bakersfield, California and Arthur Barnes, Bull Shoals; 22 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.

Funeral was October 22 at the Big Flat Assembly of God Church, Rev. O'Neal Nessler officiating. Burial was in Freeman Cemetery under direction of North Arkansas Funeral Home of Marshall.

Pallbearers were Nobe Sutterfield, Otis Ferguson, Allen Wallace, J.C. Jones, Odell Morrow and Randolph Boyd.