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Raymond Augustus Lawson

Male 1875 - 1959


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  • Born  1875  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1959  [1
    Person ID  I188  Nashville
    Last Modified  22 Feb 2008 

    Family  Ida Napier,   b. abt. 1877, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Warner C. Lawson,   b. 15 Aug 1903, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1971
     2. Rosalind N. Lawson,   b. abt. 1907, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Elizabeth L. Lawson,   b. abt. 1910, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  22 Feb 2008 
    Family ID  F65  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1910 CT Census: Augustus & Ida Lawson
    1910 CT Census: Augustus & Ida Lawson
    Enumeration Date: 18 Apr 1910
    Enumeration District: 190
    Location: Ward 7, Hartford County, Connecticut

    111 Adelaide Street
    1. Augustus R. Lawson - age 35, born in Kentucky, music teacher, married 7 years
    2. Ida N. - age 32, wife, born in TN, father born in OH, mother of 3 kids, 3 kids living
    3. Warner C. - son, age 7
    4. Rosalind N. - daughter, age 3
    5. Elizabeth L. - daughter, age a few months
    6. Geraldine B. - sister-in-law, age 29

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    1920 CT Census: Raymond A. & Ida Lawson
    1920 CT Census: Raymond A. & Ida Lawson
    Enumeration Date: 9 Jan 1920
    Enumeration District: 97
    Sheet: 7A
    Location: Ward 7, Hartford, Connecticut

    111 Adelaide Street
    1. Raymond A. - age 43, born in Kentucky, piano teacher
    2. Ida N. - wife, age 40
    3. Warner C. - son, age 16
    4. Rosalind N. - daughter, age 13
    5. Elizabeth L. - daughter, age 10

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    1930 CT Census: R. Augustus & Ida Lawson
    1930 CT Census: R. Augustus & Ida Lawson
    Enumeration Date: 15 Apr 1930
    Enumeration District: 47
    Sheet: 16A
    Location: Hartford, Connecticut

    111 Adelaide Street
    1. R. Augustus - Head, age 55, piano teacher
    2. Ida - wife, age 53
    3. C. Warner - son, age 26
    4. Rosalind - daughter, age 23
    5. Elizabeth - daughter, age 10

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  • Notes 
    • B.A. Music from Fisk 1895.
      Hartford Conservatory of Music, 1900
      Teacher of Music.
      Address 111 Adelaide Sreet, Hartford, Conn. [3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S49] Blacks in classical music : a bibliogBlacks in classical music : a bibliographical guide to composers, performers, and ensemblesraphical guide to composers, performers, and ensembles, John Gray, (Greenwood Press, 1988.), 120.

    2. [S32] James C. Napier, (The Journal of Negro History, Vol. 25, No. 3. (Jul., 1940), pp. 400-401.), http://tinyurl.com/2kajpf..

    3. [S18] Catalogue of the Officers and Students of Fisk University, Nashville TN 1897-1898, (http://books.google.com/books?id=tfE2AAAAMAAJ).