Asa Bennett Lawrence

M, #791, b. 1858, d. 1915
FatherBennett Silas Lawrence b. 7 Aug 1827, d. 20 Dec 1861
MotherSarah Elizabeth Baker b. 22 Jul 1832, d. 24 May 1908
Relationship2nd great-grandfather of Kellie Sue Thompson
ChartsBennett Silas Lawrence Descendants
     Asa Bennett Lawrence was born in 1858 at Arkansas. He was the son of Bennett Silas Lawrence and Sarah Elizabeth Baker. Asa Bennett Lawrence married Mary J Licer on 8 October 1878 at Stone, Arkansas.
Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957
Groom A B Lawrence
Groom's Age 21
Groom's Estimated Birth Year 1857
Groom's Residence Stone, Arkansas
Bride Mary J Lices
Bride's Name 22
Bride's Estimated Birth Year 1856
Bride's Residence Stone, Arkansas
Marriage Date 08 Oct 1878
Marriage License Date 07 Oct 1878
Marriage Place , Stone, Arkansas, United States
Film number 1031177
Digital Folder Number 4326251
Image number 00110
Page number 106
Source Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
"Arkansas County Marriages, 1838-1957", database, FamilySearch; from Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and County Clerks. digital images of originals housed at various county courthouses in the State of Arkansas. Marriage records. FHL microfilm, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.

MARRIAGE RECORD
Name
A B Lawrence
Gender
Male
Age
21
Birth Year
1857
Residence
Stone, Arkansas
Spouse's Name
Mary J Lices
Spouse's Gender
Female
Spouse's Age
22
Spouse's Residence
Stone, Arkansas
Marriage Date
8 Oct 1878
Marriage License Date
7 Oct 1878
Marriage County
Stone
Event Type
Marriage
FHL Film Number
1031177
Members in Household
Mary J Lices
Collection Arkansas Marriage Index
SOURCE
Collection Arkansas Marriage Index
Source Courtesy FamilySearch.org
Description This collection of Arkansas marriage records from 1837-1957 comes from records kept by Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and county clerks. Information, when available, includes the bride and groom, their ages and residences, marriage date, license date, marriage county, and film number.
Asa Bennett Lawrence married Harriett Balentine on 27 July 1893 at Stone, Arkansas.
Arkansas Marriages, 1851-1900
about Harriett Balentine
Name: Asa M. Lawrence
Spouse: Harriett Balentine
Marriage Date: 27 Jul 1893
County: Stone
State: AR

Source Information:
Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp.. Arkansas Marriages, 1851-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001.
Original data: See the extended description for original data sources listed by county.
Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957
Groom Asa M Laurence
Groom's Age 35
Groom's Estimated Birth Year 1858
Groom's Residence Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
Bride Hariett Balentine
Bride's Name 28
Bride's Estimated Birth Year 1865
Bride's Residence Baxter, Arkansas
Marriage Date 27 Jul 1893
Marriage License Date 26 Jul 1893
Marriage Place , Stone, Arkansas, United States
Film number 1031177
Digital Folder Number 4326251
Image number 00393
Page number 59
Source Arkansas County Marriage Records
"Arkansas County Marriages, 1838-1957", database, FamilySearch; from Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and County Clerks. digital images of originals housed at various county courthouses in the State of Arkansas. Marriage records. FHL microfilm, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 about Hariett Balentine
Name:     Hariett Balentine
Gender:     Female
Age:     28
Birth Year:     abt 1865
Residence:     Baxter, Arkansas
Spouse's Name:     Asa M Laurence
Spouse's Gender:     Male
Spouse's Age:     35
Spouse's Residence:     Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
Marriage Date:     27 Jul 1893
Marriage License Date:     26 Jul 1893
Marriage County:     Stone
Event Type:     Marriage
FHL Film Number:     1031177

Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Original data:
"Arkansas County Marriages, 1838–1957." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2011. "Arkansas County Marriages, 1838–1957," database, FamilySearch; from Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and County Clerks. Digital images of originals housed at various county courthouses in the State of Arkansas. Marriage records.
Asa Bennett Lawrence died in 1915 at Arkansas. He was buried in 1915 at Freeman Cemetery, Stone, Arkansas.
Added by: Dan McGuire
7/25/2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70046543

Asa Bennett Lawrence's FindAGrave Memorial Page was created on 19 May 2011 at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=70046543 .
Asa Bennett Lawrence
Birth:      Jan. 4, 1857
Big Flat
Baxter County
Arkansas, USA
Death:      1916
Stone County
Arkansas, USA


Family links:
Parents:
Bennett Silas Lawrence (1827 - 1861)
Sarah Elizabeth Baker Lawrence (1832 - 1908)

Spouse:
Harriett Sarah Balentine Lawrence (1865 - 1902)

Children:
William Littleton Lawrence (1894 - 1950)*
Richard B. Lawrence (1900 - 1968)*

*Calculated relationship

Burial:
Freeman Cemetery
Stone County
Arkansas, USA

Created by: Lonnie Hoover
Record added: May 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70046543
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=70046543

Other Events

     Asa Bennett Lawrence appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Big Flat, Searcy, Arkansas in the household of his parents, Bennett Silas Lawrence and Sarah Elizabeth Baker.
1860 United States Federal Census
about Bennet Lawrence Name: Bennet Lawrence
Age in 1860: 30
Birth Year: abt 1830
Birthplace: Georgia
Home in 1860: Big Flat, Searcy, Arkansas
Gender: Male
Post Office: Big Flat
Value of real estate: View image
Household Members: Name Age
Bennet Lawrence 30
Sarah Lawrence 25
Virgil Lawrence 9
George Lawrence 8
James Lawrence 7
Martha Lawrence 4
Asa Lawrence 2
Mary Lawrence 4/12

Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Big Flat, Searcy, Arkansas; Roll M653_50; Page: 844; Image: 298; Family History Library Film: 803050.

Source Information:
Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
Original data: 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. NARA microfilm publication M653, 1,438 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.
His father Bennett Silas Lawrence died on 20 December 1861 at Norfolk, Baxter, Arkansas. His daughter Martha Mary Lawrence was born in June 1879 at Arkansas.

Asa Bennett Lawrence appeared on the 1880 Federal Census Stone, Arkansas in the household of his mother Sarah Elizabeth Baker.
1880 United States Federal Census
about Sarah E. Lawerance Name: Sarah E. Lawerance
Home in 1880: Locust Grove, Stone, Arkansas
Age: 47
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1833
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Neighbors: View others on page
Marital Status: Widowed
Race: White
Gender: Female
Cannot read/write:

Blind:

Deaf and dumb:

Otherwise disabled:

Idiotic or insane: View image
Household Members: Name Age
Sarah E. Lawerance 47
Asa B. Lawerance 22
Mary J. Lawerance 22
Martha M. Lawerance 11m
Mary J. Sisk 21
Sarah E. Sisk 10m


Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Locust Grove, Stone, Arkansas; Roll 57; Family History Film: 1254057; Page: 176B; Enumeration District: 194; Image: 0660.

Source Information:

Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.
Original data: Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.
1880 United States Federal Census
about Sarah E. Lawerance Name: Sarah E. Lawerance
Home in 1880: Locust Grove, Stone, Arkansas
Age: 47
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1833
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Neighbors: View others on page
Marital Status: Widowed
Race: White
Gender: Female
Cannot read/write:

Blind:

Deaf and dumb:

Otherwise disabled:

Idiotic or insane: View image
Household Members: Name Age
Sarah E. Lawerance 47
Asa B. Lawerance 22
Mary J. Lawerance 22
Martha M. Lawerance 11m
Mary J. Sisk 21
Sarah E. Sisk 10m


Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Locust Grove, Stone, Arkansas; Roll 57; Family History Film: 1254057; Page: 176A; Enumeration District: 194; Image: 0659.

Source Information:

Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.
Original data: Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.
His son George Lawrence was born on 13 March 1881 at Bear Creek, Searcy, Arkansas. His daughter Saphorona C. Lawrence was born in February 1884 at Arkansas. His son William Littleton Lawrence was born on 21 June 1894. His son Richard Benjamin Lawrence was born on 16 February 1900.

Asa Bennett Lawrence and Harriett Balentine appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Stone, Arkansas, at Farris Township, enumerated 8 June 1900, Asa and Harriett have been married for 7 years and Harriett is the mother of 4 children who are all still living. Those children are William L, Sarah C, Mary and Richard. Also living in their household are William's children George and Saphrona.. His wife Harriett Balentine died in 1902 at Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas. His mother Sarah Elizabeth Baker died on 24 May 1908 at Onia, Stone, Arkansas.

Asa Bennett Lawrence appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Farris, Stone, Arkansas, at District 0146, enumerated 25 April 1910, Asa B. owns the family farm free and his children William, Caldona, and Richard work as farm laborers on the family farm. Asa B. is a widower.. His children Martha Mary, Saphorona C., Richard Benjamin and William Littleton were listed as living with him.
Year: 1910; Census Place: Farris, Stone, Arkansas; Roll: T624_64; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 0146; Image: 1417; FHL microfilm: 1374077.
Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 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
His son William Littleton Lawrence was married on 26 January 1913 at Searcy, Arkansas.
Groom: William L Lawrence
Groom's Age: 18
Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1895
Groom's Residence: May, Stone, Arkansas
Bride: Vada Barnes
Bride's Name: 18
Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1895
Bride's Residence: May, Stone, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 26 Jan 1913
Marriage License Date: 22 Jan 1913
Marriage Place: , Searcy, Arkansas, United States
Film number: 1031122
Digital Folder Number: 4326244
Image number: 00643
Page number: 364
Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
Collection: Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957
MARRIAGE RECORD
Name
William L Lawrence
Gender
Male
Age
18
Birth Year
1895
Residence
May, Stone, Arkansas
Spouse's Name
Vada Barnes
Spouse's Gender
Female
Spouse's Age
18
Spouse's Residence
May, Stone, Arkansas
Marriage Date
26 Jan 1913
Marriage License Date
22 Jan 1913
Marriage County
Searcy
Event Type
Marriage
FHL Film Number
1031122
Members in Household
Vada Barnes
Collection Arkansas Marriage Index
SOURCE
Collection Arkansas Marriage Index
Source Courtesy FamilySearch.org
Description This collection of Arkansas marriage records from 1837-1957 comes from records kept by Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and county clerks. Information, when available, includes the bride and groom, their ages and residences, marriage date, license date, marriage county, and film number.

Family 1

Mary J Licer b. 1858
Child

Family 2

Harriett Balentine b. Nov 1865, d. 1902
Children