Mar., 1856 Griswold New London County Connecticut, USA
Nov. 18, 1918 Scituate Providence County Rhode Island, USA
William was the 2nd son of Thomas Cary Lawton and Claramon Bates. He married Lucindy Burdick around 1883. They had four children: William Andrew, George Edward, Mabel Mae, and Florence. William was a labor and he lived with his family in eastern Connecticut and Rhode Island.