Wednesday, February 11, 2015

LAWS FAMILY REGISTER Feb 2015 Number 423

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Today we are looking for

George Washington LAWS (Revolutionary War Veteran) born 1750 died 1815 Oranfge Co NC
he married twice that we know 1stly to Susanna STAGG 1770 location unknown and 2ndly to Sarah CARPENTER 4 May 1801 in Orange Co NC

how about

George Washington LAWS a Tyre Clerk, born 21 Sep 1887  Walnut Lake, Faribault, MN United States & died 9 Oct 1954 Portland, Multnomah Co. OR United States we'd also like to hear of his wives Louise & Ella F

What about

George William LAWS (ARMY Private 7488) born 1887 Tottenham MDX UK he enlisted in the 6th Middlesex Regiment 19 Jan 1915 but was discharged 10 Apr 1915 he was a Coal Porter so he should have been pretty fit

How about

Gerald N LAWS (Royal Navy V R as a Lieutenant) born 1890 served in the Motorboat Reserve


Today we would like to salute HM Royal Marines in their 350th year.

In 2014 the Corps of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines celebrate their 350th anniversary.  To commemorate this date, Royal Marines Commandos ski,'d, sailed, cycled, canoed and ran 6656km (circa 4136 miles). The aim was to encapsulate the Commando spirit and Corps values in a significant physical and mental challenge.


Today, we'd also like to salute 


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Extracted from our database for today February 11

Family Events
1798 - Marriage: Isaac RANSOM-5707 and Hannah LAWES-5708, Portsea HAM UK
HMS 'Victory' in Portsea Naval Dockyard

1823 - Marriage: Gideon WILSON-57803 and Susan LAWS-57804, St Pancras MDX UK
1846 - Birth: Amanda LAWS-41189, IN USA
1854 - Baptism: Samuel LAWS (Tailor) -35528, Bungay SFK UK
Bungay SFK

1856 - Birth: Dorethy Grace LAWS-44252, Bill Quay DUR UK
1861 - Occupation: Thomas LAWS (Steerage Steward) -51774, 
1870 - Birth: George William LAWS-40961, Chanahon IL USA
1878 - Birth: Annie LAWES-45398, C6 Lot 9 Brooke Twp., Lambton County, ONT Canada
1896 - Birth: Christopher Ernest LAWES (Head Postman) -100784, Coombe Bissett WIL UK
'St Michaels' Coombe Bissett WIL

1900 - Birth: Agnes F LAWS-34574, Spring Creek Twp, Elk county, PA (Lake City) USA
1910 - Birth: Albert Frederick LAWS-116079, Woolwich KEN UK
1911 - Marriage: John EDWARDS (Coal Miner) -48002 and Margaret LAWS-48001, Felling            DUR UK
1915 - Enlistment: Henry LAWS (ARMY Private 16952) -54442, Bristol GLS UK
1916 - Discharged: James LAWS (Miner & ARMY Private 1608) -54456, 
1920 - Indicted: Horace Colville LAWS (Sugar Sales Director) -45841, Residence Ainsdale              LAN UK (Inglewood)
1922 - Miscellaneous: John Sanderson LAWS (Hosiery Assistant) -8615, 
1923 - Birth: Sam E LAWS (Airman1C US Air Force) -38079, 
1930 - Death: Dorethy Grace LAWS-44252, 8 Clarence Street, Shieldfield, DUR UK
1931 - Will  Proved: Elizabeth Ann LAWS (Widow) -7761, 
1935 - Will  Proved: Emily Jane LAWS(Spinster) 8472, 
1944 - Birth: Maureen Jill LAWS-54685, Dubbo NSW Australia
1945 - Birth: Anthony Atkin LAWES-121049, Blyth SFK UK (Reg Dist)
1947 - Birth: Constance Mary LAWS-46051, Sunderland DUR UK
Sunderland DUR

1950 - Death: Mervyn William LAWS (Invalid) -49572, Christchurch NZ
1952 - Birth: Terasa Elvira LAWS-123918, Statesville,  Iredell County NC USA
1952 - Death: John LAWS (Gas Works Superintendent ) -47015, Wandsworth SRY UK
1965 - Estate to: Clarice May LAWS-124147, 
1967 - Marriage: Russell Gary LAWS (DC3 US Navy) -38078 and Vicky L CALI-114863,                  San Diego City CA USA
1967 - Birth: Felisa Lynette LAWS-40488, TX USA
1967 - Death: Alexandra LAWS-31812, Malahat BC CANADA
1978 - Birth: Michael Benedict LAWS-8490, Beckenham KEN UK
1981 - Birth: Taylor Lee LAWS-40677, TX USA
1993 - Birth: Clayton Scott LAWS-40853, TX USA
2004 - Death: R E LAWS (Quality Control NASA) -42367, 


1722 - Burial: Mary LAWS-5868, Richmond on Thames SRY UK
River Thames at Richmond SRY

1797 - Death: Mary Ann HINDS-45583, Great Yarmouth NFK UK
Great Yarmouth NFK

1799 - Death: Mary Anne Mrs. BEANE-3624, 
1833 - Marriage: Benjamin CHARTERS-34617 and Mary ARMSTRONG-43651,                              Cockermouth CUL UK
1866 - Birth: Harriet ELLIS-116680, Moreton DOR UK
1884 - Death: James W WEBB-46526, Dooley Co GA USA
1904 - Marriage: Henry Hobworth HOLLAND-44097 and Henrietta SEELEY-44085, 
1921 - Death: James Verty ANDERSON (Auctioneer Valuer Funiture Removal) -120884,                Hexham NBL UK
1921 - Will  Proved: Catherine Jane MERRITT-5124, 
1923 - Arrival: Helen Maria LUMBY (Hospital Nurse) -3224, Saint John,  New Brunswick,                Canada
1928 - Death: Alfred SAVAGE (Innkeeper/Farmer) -58469, Stansfield NFK
1936 - Death: Alice Harriet BOLD-66019, Monkseaton NBL UK
1940 - Birth: Anthony David James LEADBEATER-53293, Sheffield WRY UK
1950 - Birth: Gregory Charles VAN DE WATER (Carpenter) -43817, Cairns QLD Australia
1956 - Death: Albert ROBERTS-42789, Acton MDX UK
1972 - Birth: Christian FORTEY-52042, Newport MON UK
1973 - Death: Agnes Milree CROOKSHANKS-39908,
1984 - Death: Katherine Laura GULLEY-45943, Coleman, Coleman Co TX USA
2011 - Death: Dula Marie WILLIAMSON-40179, Longveiw TX USA