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George McArthur Lawhorn, Sr.

George McArthur Lawhorn, Sr.

Male 1917 - 1984

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  • Suffix  Sr. 
    Born  20 February 1917  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender  Male 
    Died  8 August 1984  Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Age: 67 
    Buried  Dover, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I278  Main
    Last Modified  12 Apr 2014 

    Father  Samuel Becton Lawhorn,   b. 1871, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1917 
    Mother  Cora Cox,   b. 03 Mar 1876, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1949, Craven County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  28 May 1899 
    Family ID  F14  Group Sheet

    Family  A.M. Barnett 
    Children 
     1. G.M. Lawhorn, Jr.
     2. D. Lawhorn
    Last Modified  26 Jan 2006 
    Family ID  F127  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    George Lawhorn Sr.
    George Lawhorn Sr.

    Documents

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    1920 US Census Record - Township 3 (Craven Co.), NC
    1920 US Census Record - Township 3 (Craven Co.), NC
    Cora Lawhorn is listed as Head of the Family (age 38). Children are Samuel(age 18), Ida (around age 13? though it is hard to tell from the writing), William (age 10), Phelton (age 5), and George (age 3).

    The next entry in this Census record is for the family of Charles Morton, with Nancy Morton listed as wife and Willie Morton listed as son (age 55). By the time of the next Census in 1930, Cora Cox marries Willie Morton.
    1930 Census - Township 3(Craven Co.), NC
    1930 Census - Township 3(Craven Co.), NC
    Will Morton, Head of Household, age 58
    Cora Lawhorn, wife, age 48
    Ida Lawhorn, Stepdaughter, age 23
    William Lawhorn, stepson, age 19
    George Lawhorn, stepson, age 13
    Lodger - James M. Williams - age 22
    Roberta Cox - niece -age 12
    WWII Draft Registration Card: George McCarthur Lawhorn
    WWII Draft Registration Card: George McCarthur Lawhorn

    Headstones
    Headstone: George Lawhorn
    Headstone: George Lawhorn
    picture from FindAGrave

    Histories At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

  • Notes 
    • was 13 at the 1930 census (cora cox's record)
    • Birth date is in the Lawhorn Family Bible.
    • comment from Cora Scribner on FB (4/11/14) - He was a quiet person who loved to laugh and was always close to his mother and siblings.

    Died:
    • was divorced at the time of his death.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] SSDI, 14 Dec 2003.

    2. [S292] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1898-1929. Ancestry.com. .

    3. [S297] 1940 Census. Ancestry.com. .
      Ft. Barnwell, Craven County, North Carolina - ED 25-10. Sheet 8A. http://goo.gl/hLXeS. Age 23.

    4. [S2] SSDI, 14 Dec 2006.

    5. [S3] North Carolina Death Collection 1908-2004. Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com), 14 Dec 2006.