John Wesley Lawrason1
ID # 849, (1855-)
John Wesley Lawrason was born in 1855 at Beverly Twp, Wentworth County, Ontario.1 He married Cynthia Buckberrough, daughter of James Coleman Buckberrough and Rachel Smith, on 1 January 1878 at Norwich, Ontario. (notes: 008416-78 ( Oxford Co) Wesley LAWRASON , 23 , farmer , Beverley Wentworth Co., same , s/o John & Sarah , married Cynthia BUCKBOROUGH , 21, Windham Norfolk Co., same , d/o James & Rachel, witn: George CORNELL of Montreal & Phoebe BUCKBOROUGH of Windham , 1 Jan 1878 at Norwich.).1 The family was in Beverly Township at the time of the 1881 census. Bythe time of the 1900 census in Michigan, the family is at Barry, Woodland Twp. With them is daughter Mildred born in Michigan. Wesley is shown as John Lawrason, with enumerators' marks over what appears to be an initial. It may be that his name was John Wesley Lawrason. He is a widower and there is no indication as to when Cynthia died, but Mildred was born in 1883. According to the census, the family went to the U.S. in 1882.1
Last Edited=9 Nov 2007
Children of John Wesley Lawrason and Cynthia Buckberrough
- [S1] Robert Coleman, 2009.