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John Lorance
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Birth: 1771
Lincoln County
North Carolina, USA
Death: 1825
Bollinger County
Missouri, USA

Son of David Lorance and Agnes (Sherrill) Lorance.
Married Hannah Lorene Baker 02/Jul/1805 at Cape Girardeau Co., MO. Father of seven children.
John Lorance immigrated to Southeast Missouri, at the age of 16, with a man named Daniel Plott. Mr. Plott continued west, and Mr. Lorance stopped at present day Bollinger County. He hired to Major Frederick Bollinger, with whom he worked until he married. After marriage he lived on a farm (later owned by Eli Deck); where he remained until his death. Lorance Township of Bollinger County was named for him.
(OLD BOLLINGER, Vol.1, p.33)

NOTE: There is no record that shows John Lorance is buried here. This is the farm he lived on and his wife, that died earlier, is here.

RELATIONSHIP: John is my 4th great-grandfather. 
Family links: 
  Hannah Lorene Baker Lorance (1784 - 1822)
  Sophia Lorance Lutes (1808 - 1895)*
*Calculated relationship
Lower Deck Cemetery
Bollinger County
Missouri, USA
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Record added: Nov 08, 2008
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