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Tucker Lawson, Sr.

Male 1803 - 1866  (63 years)


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  • Name Tucker Lawson 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 1803  Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Deed 11 Sep 1833  Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 7 Jun 1842  Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Land Sale 1 Dec 1847  Buck Island, Stokes County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Probate 1866  Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died Mar 1866  Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Deed 1 Feb 1872  Stokes county, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age 63 years 
    Siblings 11 siblings 
    Notes
    Tucker Lawson Father, Source Notes
    Person ID P2644  Burress Genealogy of Virginia | My Ancestors

    Father Thomas Lawson
              b. 1773, Surry County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 31 December 1837, Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Celia Hall
              b. 1778, Surry County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Aft 1860, Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 83 years) 
    Married 1793  Surry County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F674  Group Sheet

    Wife Elizabeth "Betty" Lankford
              b. 1810, Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 04 Jun 1862, Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 1825  Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 10 children 
    Family ID F678  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1803 - Stokes County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1825 - Stokes County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - Chr McAnnaly & Elisha Bonner of Stokes to Tucker Lawson & West Lankford for $1.00, a tract of land on waters of Buck Island Creek - 11 Sep 1833 - Stokes County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - Thomas Lawson's Land was divided by the county into equal shares for his heirs, lying on Barnes Branch, each heir getting 11 or 12 acres and having to pay monies to the other heirs to make the divisions equal. - 7 Jun 1842 - Stokes County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 1866 - Stokes County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Mar 1866 - Stokes County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - Division of Land Among Tucker's Children - 1 Feb 1872 - Stokes County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S402681439] North Carolina, Wills and Probate Records, 1665-1998, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), Probate Records (Stokes County, North Carolina), 1753-1971 ; Indexes 1753-1965; Author: North Carolina. Superior Court (Stokes County); Probate Place: Stokes, North Carolina.

    2. [S-1444881216] Deed Book, Stokes County Deed Book Vol 12 Page 144, 1 February 1872.
      Vol 12 Page 144State of North Carolina, County of Stokes, February 1, 1872Provision to an order and decree of the Honorable judge of probate of stokes county on the 10th day of February 1872 appointing the undersigned commissioners to divide and make partition thereof the lands belonging to the estate of Tucker Lawson, deceased, among the heirs at ? of the said decedent as set forth in the said decree met upon the premises and after being duly qualified preceded to make partition of the said land as follows to wit: Liddy Lawson gets No. 1 beginning at a poplar in harvesting line north on his line 21 1/2 chains to a stake then west 4 1/4 chains to a ? stake thence north 5 chains to a poplar thence west on the dividing line 14 chains to a Locust thence south on the line of lot No. 2, 27 chains to a stake thence east 18 1/2 chains to the beginning containing 46 acres adjusted at $69.00Tucker Lawson got No. 2 beginning at a locust sprout in the field thence west on the division line 18 chains to a stake in said line thence south on the line of lot No. 3 27 chains to a red oak in Fagg line thence east on his line 18 chains to a stake corner of lot No 1 thence north on that line 27 chains to the beginning.Braxton R. Lawson gets lot 3 beginning at chestnut the corner of lot No 4 and runs south on that line 37 chains to a white oak in Smiths line thence east on his line 3 chains to a white oak thence north 10 chains to a white oak thence east 13 1/2 chains to a red oak the corner of lot No 2 thence North on that line 27 chains to a stake the division line thence west on that line 6 1/2 chains to the beginning containing 46 acres adjusted at $80.50John Lawson gets lot No. 4 beginning at a ??? in the division line the corner of lot No 5 ??? south on that line 37 chains to a red oak in Peter Smith's line thence east on his line 12 1/2 chains to a white oak corner of lot No 3 thence north on that line 37 chains to a chestnut thence west 12 1/2 chains to the beginning containing 46 acres apart at $80.50Julius Lawson gets lot No 5 beginning at a ???? on a branch said Smith's corner running south on his line 28 1/2 chains to a red oak thence east 9 1/2 chains to a red oak corner of lot No 4 thence north on that line 37 chains to a white oak in the division line thence west on that line 27 chains to a red oak thence south 3 chains to a rock pile thence south 60 degrees east to a branch thence down side branch as it ??? 19 1/2 chains to the beginning containing 46 acres apart $102.00.Docia Lawson gets lot No 6 beginning at a blackjack, Lankfords corner running west on his line 28 1/2 chains to a maple thence south 12 chains to a red oak on Martin Mabe's line thence east on the division line 35 chains to a pine corner of lot No 7 thence North on that line 22 chains to a red oak in Lankford's line thence west on that line 6 chains to pines thence south 10 chains to the beginning containing 46 acres apart at $57.50. Powell Lawson gets lot No. 7 beginning at a red oak corner of lot No 6 running east 9 chains to a chestnut thence north 10 chains to a white oak Lankford's corner thence east 8 chains to a blackjack thence south on his line of lot No 8, 32 chains to a Porsi? thence west on the division line of lot No 7, 22 chains to the beginning containing 46 acres apart at $80.50Sarah Lawson gets lot No 8 beginning at two chestnut oaks corner of lot No 9 and running south on that line 32 chains to a bunch of alders on the east bank of the oak thence west on the division line to a pers? bush thence north on the line of lot No 7, 32 chains to a blackjack thence east 14 chains to the beginning containing 46 acres apart at $80.50Lot No 9 file action of subdivision and right of ? to James Lawson's widow beginning at a poplar corner of division line running north 11 chains to a red oak thence west 3 chains to a chestnut thence north 7 1/2 chains to a pine stump thence west 11 chains to a rock pile thence north 14 1/2 chains to poplar thence west 9 chains to 2 chestnut oaks corner of lot No 8 thence south on that line 32 chains to a bunch of alders thence on the division line 23 1/2 chains to the beginning containing 46 acres apart at $80.50. (We came to this subdivision of lot No 9, Tucker Lawson got lot No 1 bonded as follows: Beginning at pointers? running south 6 1/2 chains to a stake thence west 9 chains to stake thence north 6 1/2 chains to a red oak thence east 9 chains to the beginning containing 5 3/4 acres apart at $10.06; Braxton Lawson gets lot No 2 beginning at a rock pile running north 6 1/2 chains to a stake corner of lot No 1 thence west on that line 9 chains to a stake thence south 6 1/2 chains to a stake thence east to the beginning containing 5 3/4 acres apart at $10.06; Julius Lawson gets lot No. 3 beginning at a stake in ? line west 8 chains to a stake south 7 1/2 chains to a stake thence east 8 chains to a stake thence North 7 1/2 chains to the beginning containing 5 3/4 acres apart at $10.06; Liddy Lawson gets lot No 4 beginning at a pine stump running west 8 chains to a stake corner of lot No 3 thence south 7 1/2 chains to a stake thence east 8 chains to a chestnut thence north 7 1/2 chains to the beginning containing 5 3/4 acres adjusted at $10.06; Powell Lawson gets lot No 5 beginning at a red oak running west 6 chains to a stake in the line of lot No 4 thence south on the line of lot No 6, 11 chains to a stake thence east 6 chains to a poplar thence north 11 chains to the beginning containing 5 3/4 acres adjusted at $10.06; John Lawson gets No 6 beginning at a stake corner of lot No 5 running north on that line 11 chains to a stake thence west 6 chains to a stake thence south on the line of lot No 7 11 chains to a stake thence east 6 chains to the beginning containing 5 3/4 acres adjusted at $ 10.06; Docia Lawson gets No 7 beginning at a stake corner of lot No 6 running north on that line 11 chains to a stake thence west 6 chains to a stake corner of lot No 3 thence south on that line of lot No 8, 11 chains to a stake thence east 6 chains to the beginning containing 5 3/4 acres adjusted at $10.06; Sarah Lawson gets No 8 beginning at a stake running north on the line of lot No 7 and No 3 18 1/2 chains to a stake in the line of lot No 2 thence west 3 chains to a stake thence south 18 1/2 chains to a stake thence east 3 chains to the beginning containing 5 3/4 acres adjusted at $10.06 in the subdivision there is no division on the first division lot No 3 pair to lot No 1 $2.73 lot No 4 pairs to lot No 1 $2.73 lot No 5 pair to lot No 6 $20.27 lot No 7 pair to lot No 2 $2.73, lot No 8 pair to No 2, $2.73 lot No 9 pair to lot No 2, $2.73. The whole number of acres divided being 415 acres which we value at the sum of $700 the share of each of the lots being $77.77 and in order to make the several shares equal we ? the above shall be paid all which is respectfully submitted together with the report and made ? of the survey of the county surveyor Gideon G? witness our hands and seal W.V. Shelton, (seal), Peter Smith (seal), Christian Manning (seal)Posted note over deedThis is to show that I have received payment in full of the amount due by Julius Lawson as surety of ? in the bonds of Tucker Lawson dec'd, it being the amount that is due lot No 6 and lot No 5 in said division the amount ? received by me from Julius Lawson for record of the division in lands of Tucker Lawson, dec'd and set in book No 21 on Page 144 and following in the office of the register of deeds of Stokes county, NC. The register of deeds of Stokes County, NC is hereby authorized by me to ? said ? to record.This is to show that we the undersigned heirs and son? of Lydia Lawson, deceased, hereby came with Julius Lawson to concel? of record the amount of the of the surety for ?? which was due, said Lydia Lawson by Julius Lawson in the division of the land of Tucker Lawson, dec'd, in the office of the register of deeds of stokes county NC in book No 21 on page 144 in following witnesses on ? of the fact that said amount has been paid by said Julius Lawson and said Lydia Lawson. We authorize the register of deeds of Stokes County, NC to admit the amount to record. B.R. Lawson, James Lawson, Tucker Lawson, Docia Lawson (Heirs of Lydia Lawson, dec'd) Fees for the division of these lands as follows: William V. Shelton 3 days at $2.00 a day $6.00, Peter Smith 3 days at $2.00 a day $6.00, Christian Manning 3 days at $2.00 a day $6.00, Gideon G? 3 days at $3.00 a day $9.00. Total $27.00. Stokes County, Probate Court. Ordered that the foregoing report be registered in the registers office, James Martin, Judge of Probate.