Richard Lawrence Family of Staten Island and New Brunswick



Subject: Richard LAWRENCE
Baptism: 24 Mar 1728 The Dutch Church, Hackensack, Bergen Co., New Jersey.
Occupation: Shipwright
Marriage(2): 22 Dec 1778 Elisabeth MUDGE; New York City, New York.
Note: 22 Dec 1788 stated that he had a wife and nine children, six of which he maintained; that he was born in New Jersey and joined the British Troops on Staten Island in 1776. [American Loyalists Audit Office Transcript, Vol.8, Pg.386, Lenox Library, NYC]
Death: 25 May 1789 Mottingham, co. Kent, England.
Buried: churchyard at St John, Eltham, co. Kent, England
Father: John LAURENCE (1700- )
Mother: Anna EDSALL
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Marriage: __ circa 1750
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Spouse: Mary LEGGETT
Birth: 10 Jul 1730 West Farms, Westchester Co., New York.
Death: bef __ ___ 1778 Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
Father: William LEGGETT (b. 01 Sep 1691, d. 26 May 1763)
Mother: Sarah (--?--) (b. 1692, d. 30 Aug 1744)
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Ten Children
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1/F Gertrude LAWRENCE
Birth: __ ___ 1753 Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
Marriage: __ ___ ____ (--?--) LAWRENCE
Daughter: __ ___ ____ Pamelia LAWRENCE
Marriage: __ ___ ____ William MCCOMB, son of James MCCOMB and Bridget MOTT
Daughter: 09 Jan 1800 Susan MCCOMB; Westchester Co., New York.
Daughter: 01 Jan 1802 Eliza MCCOMB; Westchester Co., New York.
Daughter: 19 Mar 1803 Maria MCCOMB; Westchester Co., New York.
Daughter: 11 May 1804 Helen Stockton MCCOMB; Westchester Co., New York.
Daughter: 22 Mar 1806 Janet MCCOMB; Westchester Co., New York.
Son: 01 Nov 1812 Samuel MCCOMB; Westchester Co., New York.
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2/F Mary LAWRENCE
Baptism: 21 Apr 1754 St. Andrews Church, Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
Death: __ ___ ____ infancy.
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3/F Sarah LAWRENCE
Baptism: 21 Apr 1754 St. Andrews Church, Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
Marriage: 19 Jun 1771 Peter VAN PELT (1750-1802); New York.
Son: __ ___ ____ David VAN PELT
Son: __ ___ ____ Richard VAN PELT
Daughter: __ ___ ____ Mary VAN PELT
Daughter: __ ___ ____ Elizabeth VAN PELT
Son: __ ___ ____ Peter VAN PELT
Marriage: __ ___ ____ Peter CORTELYOU; probably, New York.
Death: 16 Feb 1829 New York.
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4/M Leggett LAWRENCE
Birth: 09 Jun 1756 Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
Baptism: 01 Aug 1756 St. Andrews Church, Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
Son: 11 Jul 1776 Isaac LAWRENCE; Long Island, New York.
Marriage: 09 May 1777 Mary BARNES, daughter of Roger BARNES; New York.
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5/F Elizabeth LAWRENCE
Birth: 29 Oct 1758 Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
Death: __ ___ ____ infancy, Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
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6/F Frances LAWRENCE
Birth: 20 Jul 1760 Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
Marriage: 23 Dec 1776 John VANDERBILT (1752- ), son of Jacob VANDERBILT and Mary SPRAGUE; Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
Son: __ ___ ____ John VANDERBILT
Marriage: __ ___ ____ Cornelius ACKERMAN; probably, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.
Daughter: __ ___ ____ Frances ACKERMAN; probably, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.
Daughter: __ ___ ____ Anne ACKERMAN; probably, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.
Daughter: __ ___ ____ Mary Elizabeth ACKERMAN; probably, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.
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7/F Anne LAWRENCE
Birth: 01 Nov 1762 Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
Marriage: 05 Sep 1778 Justus EARLE (1749- ), son of Sylvestor EARLE and Machteldjie ZABRISKIE; Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
Son: 03 Aug 1779 Sylvestor EARLE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Son: 07 Sep 1781 John EARLE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Son: 25 Mar 1783 Edward EARLE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Son: 26 Jul 1785 Richard Lawrence EARLE; Waterloo, Queens Co., New Brunswick, Canada.
Son: 29 Sep 1787 Sylvestor EARLE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Son: 09 Apr 1789 John EARLE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Son: 16 Mar 1791 Sylvestor Sobieski EARLE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Son: 16 Mar 1793 Justus EARLE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Daughter: 08 Mar 1795 Mary EARLE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Son: 18 Apr 1797 John Edward EARLE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Daughter: 24 May 1800 Matilda Cox EARLE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Daughter: 10 Apr 1802 Sophia Matilda EARLE; New Brunswick, Canada.
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8/F Elizabeth LAWRENCE
Birth: 18 Oct 1764 Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
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9/F Susannah LAWRENCE
Birth: 01 Dec 1766 Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
Baptism: 01 Feb 1767 St. Andrews Church, Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
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10/M Richard LAWRENCE
Birth: __ ___ ____ Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.
Marriage: 22 Dec 1793 Bathsheba WAYMAN ( -1808); Maugerville, New Brunswick, Canada.
Son: __ ___ 1794 John B. LAWRENCE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Son: __ ___ ____ Joshua Leggett LAWRENCE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Son: __ ___ 1800 Richard LAWRENCE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Son: __ ___ 1805 Justus E. LAWRENCE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Daughter: __ ___ 1808 Caroline LAWRENCE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Daughter: __ ___ 1808 Jane LAWRENCE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Marriage: __ ___ ____ Elizabeth MERCER, daughter of Joseph MERCER
Daughter: __ ___ ____ Frances Jane LAWRENCE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Daughter: __ ___ ____ Susan Elizabeth LAWRENCE; New Brunswick, Canada.
Death: 16 Sep 1846 St John, New Brunswick, Canada.
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Marriage: 22 Dec 1778 New York City, New York.
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Spouse: Elisabeth MUDGE (widow of John Oakley)
Note: 24 Mar 1790 stated she was the wife of Richard Lawrence, had four small children; her husband had died May 25, 1789. [American Loyalists Audit Office Transcript, Vol.8, Pg.550, Lenox Library, NYC]
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Two Children
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11/M William LAWRENCE
Birth: __ ___ ____
Marriage: __ ___ ____ Elizabeth BURGESS
Son: __ ___ 1802 James LAWRENCE
Daughter: __ ___ ____ Amelia LAWRENCE
Daughter: __ ___ ____ Ann LAWRENCE
Daughter: __ ___ ____ Elizabeth LAWRENCE
Son: __ ___ ____ George LAWRENCE
Son: __ ___ ____ John LAWRENCE
Son: __ ___ ____ William LAWRENCE
Son: __ ___ 1812 Alexander M. LAWRENCE
Daughter: 14 Nov 1819 Cornelia Ann LAWRENCE; New York.
Death: __ ___ 1822 New York City, New York.
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12/F Jane LAWRENCE
Birth: __ ___ ____
Marriage: 15 Apr 1810 William CRAWFORD (1786- ); Dutch Reformed Church, Fordham, Bronx, New York.
Daughter: __ ___ ____ Sarah CRAWFORD
Daughter: __ ___ ____ Ann Eliza CRAWFORD
Son: __ ___ ____ James CRAWFORD
Son: __ ___ ____ Laurence CRAWFORD
Daughter: 11 Jan 1828 Eleanor Jane CRAWFORD; Montgomery, Orange Co., New York.
Daughter: 30 Dec 1836 Mary CRAWFORD; Montgomery, Orange Co., New York.
Son: 05 Sep 1839 William Barclay CRAWFORD; Montgomery, Orange Co., New York.


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