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Lanceford Cantrell
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Birth: 1787
Rockingham County
North Carolina, USA
Death: unknown
Towns County
Georgia, USA

This is an undocumented burial as no tombstone has been found. His grave was most likely marked with a fieldstone.

He was the son of Isaac & Mary (Linder) Cantrell. In his youth he moved, with his parents, to Spartanburg County, South Carolina.

He married Martha Cantwell about 1817 bringing his bride into the home of his mother. They lived their on the banks of Buck Creek for over twenty years.

After his mother died he moved his family to a part of Union County Georgia that become Towns County in 1856. His family was recorded there on the 1850 census.

He was the father of 12 or more children.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Isaac Cantrell (1729 - 1805)
  Mary Linder Cantrell (1755 - 1844)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Cantwell Cantrell (1800 - ____)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Bryant Cantrell (1819 - 1905)*
  Dennis Condin Cantrell (1821 - 1891)*
  Mary Cantrell Hooper (1821 - 1854)*
  John Starling Cantrell (1822 - 1862)*
  Cynthia Cantrell Eller (1834 - 1880)*
  Middleton Turner Cantrell (1835 - 1911)*
  Tennessee Cantrell Shook (1836 - 1929)*
  Martha Garrett (1837 - 1909)*
  Edith Cantrell Eller (1860 - 1895)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jacob Cantrell (1752 - 1814)**
  Robert Cantrell (1753 - 1787)**
  Mary Cantrell Bethel (1754 - 1820)**
  Thomas Cantrell (1755 - 1833)**
  Reuben Cantrell (1757 - 1808)**
  Elijah Cantrell (1758 - ____)**
  Charles Cantrell (1759 - 1835)**
  Elizabeth Cantrell Cantrell (1761 - 1832)**
  Isaac Cantrell (1763 - ____)**
  Richard Cantrell (1764 - ____)**
  John Cantrell (1765 - 1826)**
  James Cantrell (1767 - 1838)**
  Benjamin Cantrell (1768 - 1846)**
  Sarah Cantrell Pirkle (1769 - 1819)**
  Daniel Cantrell (1770 - 1841)**
  Peter Cantrell (1772 - 1848)**
  George Cantrell Pirtle (1773 - ____)*
  Abraham Cantrell (1774 - 1858)*
  William Cantrell (1778 - 1828)*
  Nimrod Cantrell (1780 - ____)*
  Mark Cantrell (1782 - ____)*
  Caleb Cantrell (1785 - 1851)*
  Lanceford Cantrell (1787 - ____)
  Enoch Cantrell (1789 - 1844)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Upper Hightower Cemetery
Hiawassee
Towns County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Lela Parris Koch
Record added: Dec 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102644666
 

6th grt grand uncle
- Beverly Dilday
 Added: Apr. 27, 2015
R.I.P.
- Larry & Helen, in Ok.
 Added: Jan. 9, 2014
For my third great grandfather. I looked for you for a long time. I believe your first name was William although you were called Lanceford. Rest in Peace.
- Dona McPhillips
 Added: Jul. 7, 2013
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