Family:Lawrence, Jeremiah (c1707-?)
He married firstly, 23 Jun 1772, Canaan, CT, Olive Wheeler, daughter of Ephraim and Elizabeth (Spaulding) Wheeler. She was born 13 Jan 1708/9, Plainfield, CT, and died 17 Apr 1772, Canaan, CT.
He married secondly, 23 Jun 1772, Canaan, CT, Betsey Smith, parentage, birth, and death unknown.
He married thirdly, 6 Jul 1773, Canaan, CT, Elizabeth (Clarke) Higby, daughter of Cheney and Elizabeth (Hall) Clarke. She was born 8 Aug 1735, Middletown, CT. She had married firstly, 11 Nov 1756, Middletown, CT, Isaac Higby.
Children of Jeremiah and Olive (Wheeler) Lawrence, all born Plainfield, CT:
i. Nehemiah Lawrence, b. 18 Mar 1730; d. 1800; m.(1) 28 Nov 1749, Plainfield, CT, Sarah Boardman; m.(2) 12 Apr 1753, Canaan, CT, Elizabeth Roberts. ii. Jonathan Lawrence, b. 7 Oct 1732; m. 24 Jun 1756, Betsy Green. iIi. David Lawrence, b. 7 Oct 1732; m. 16 Sep 1756, Sarah Tubbs.
Child of Jeremiah and Betsey (Smith) Lawrence:
i. Jabez Lawrence, b. 24 Mar 1772, Canaan, CT.
Children of Jeremiah and Elizabeth (Clarke) Lawrence:
i. William Lawrence, b. 19 Oct 1774, Plainfield, CT; m. 7 Oct 1801, Canaan, CT, Lotte Rood. ii. Patience Lawrence, b. 3 Dec 1776, Canaan, CT.
- 1790, Elizabeth not found.