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Albert Franklin Lawrence
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Birth: Oct. 6, 1882
Franklin County
Arkansas, USA
Death: May 5, 1966
Independence County
Arkansas, USA

Albert Franklin Lawrence was the third child born to John Martin Lawrence & Catherine Dora Clem.

Albert married Samantha Caroline "Carrie" Jeffery in Stone County, Arkansas, on 4/17/1919. Both were living at Mt. Olive, Izard County, Arkansas at the time of the marriage. They had one child, Albert Franklin "Boy" Lawrence, Jr, who would marry Mary Jo Langston.

Albert worked as a farmer, mechanic, freight hauler and railroad track worker during his life. He was very close to all of his siblings, but especially to his oldest brother, "Buck" Lawrence.

Albert was a fiddle player and folks still talk about the music that could be heard coming from his home on a Friday or Saturday night when kin and friends would gather in his front room or porch to play and sing. He was known to play a great deal in the Izard County area with friends Abe Byler and John Parker, too (see photograph accompanying this memorial).

Family links: 
  John Martin Lawrence (1851 - 1927)
  Catherine Dora Clem Lawrence (1861 - 1889)
  Samatha Caroline Jeffery Lawrence (1877 - 1925)
  Albert F. Lawrence (1920 - 1971)*
  William Thomas Lawrence (1877 - 1956)*
  Owen Baxter Lawrence (1880 - 1965)*
  Albert Franklin Lawrence (1882 - 1966)
  Joseph Edward Lawrence (1887 - 1970)*
  Clem Chelola Lawrence (1889 - 1966)*
  Cora Agnes Lawrence Harless (1904 - 1993)**
  Addie Mabel Lawrence Trawick (1907 - 1991)**
  Ruby Jewell Lawrence Hill (1911 - 1978)**
*Calculated relationship
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery
Independence County
Arkansas, USA
Maintained by: Rick Lawrence
Originally Created by: Gail Ray
Record added: Jul 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54411285
Albert Franklin Lawrence
Added by: Rick Lawrence
Albert Franklin Lawrence
Added by: Rick Lawrence
Albert Franklin Lawrence
Added by: Rick Lawrence
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For my great Uncle Albert....
- Rick Lawrence
 Added: Nov. 6, 2012

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