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Pvt James Jerimiah Laurance
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Birth: Nov. 16, 1836
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 1913
North Carolina, USA



Name: James J Laurance

Residence: Watauga County, North Carolina

Occupation: Farmer

Age at Enlistment: 25

Enlistment Date: 7 Jul 1862

Rank at enlistment: Private

Enlistment Place: Watauga County, NC

State Served: North Carolina

Survived the War?: Yes

Service Record: Enlisted in Company D, North Carolina 58th

Infantry Regiment on 07 Jul 1862.

Mustered out on 09 Jul 1864 at Howell Ferry, GA.

Birth Date: abt 1837

* Family 1910 Census Beaverdam, Watauga County, N.C.

Name: James J Laurence
[James J Lawrence]
Age in 1910: 73
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1837
Birthplace: North Carolina
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birth Place: North Carolina
Mother's Birth Place: North Carolina
Spouse's Name: Sallie
Home in 1910: Beaverdam, Watauga, North Carolina
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
James J Laurence 73 *
Sallie Laurence 63 *
Grant Laurence 22
Lunda Laurence 20


Thank you to Gary S. for providing the markerstone photo for this memorial page that I have contributed to Findagrave in memory of PVT JAMES J LAURANCE.

* Additional information below was added to the flowers, note area by another Findagrave Contributor:

This is probably the James who is s/o Samuel Lawrence and Nancy Calista Greene. James md. Susanna Baird and Sallie Younce.
Family links: 
  Sarah Sally Younce Laurance (1847 - 1922)
Mount Gilead Baptist Church Cemetery
Mount Gilead
Avery County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Autumn
Record added: Sep 26, 2006
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Pvt James Jerimiah Laurance
Added by: Mike Pardue
Pvt James Jerimiah Laurance
Added by: Gary S.
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- Louise McMullin Lawrence
 Added: Sep. 2, 2014

- Nella Jean
 Added: Aug. 27, 2014
I do believe James is the son of Samuel Laurance and Nancy Greene. Samuel is a brother to Hannah Laurance or Lowrance Younce, Sallys' mother.
- Mike Pardue
 Added: Jul. 20, 2011
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