Charles Edward “Charlie” Lannin Sr.


Charles Edward “Charlie” Lannin Sr.

Quebec, Canada
Death 29 Jun 1906 (aged 73)
Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, USA
Burial Mapleton, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 76990351 View Source
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Charles Edward "Charlie" Lannin was the son of Nathaniel Lannin (1791-1858) and Mary Ann Abbott Lannin (1801-1860). Both Nathaniel and Mary Ann were born in Schull, Cork County, Ireland, and emigrated to Quebec, Canada, around 1821-.

Mary Ann Abbot's brother, Charles Frederick Abbott, also born in Ireland, married Nathaniel's sister, Mary Lannin, and settled in Quebec near the Lannin family.

Nathaniel and Mary Lannin had 13 known children, all born in Canada:

Nathaniel (1821-1853)
Eliza (1823-1892)
Dorah ("Dolly")(1826-1839)
John Lannin (1827-1860)
William Lannin (1830-1851)
James Allen Lannin (1831-1906)(more often called Allen)
Charles Edward Lannin (1833-1906)
Thomas (1835-after 1901)
Joseph (1835-1862)
George (1835-1879)
Robert (c. 1839-after 1880)
Ann (c. 1840-1878)
Henry (1844-1906)

It is believed that Thomas, Joseph, and George were triplets.

Charles Edward Lannin was born in Sainte-Martine, Quebec. He married Mary Ann Stevenson (from England) around 1859. In Canada's 1851 and 1861 census', respectively, the family lived in Beauharnois, Quebec, and Enniskillen, Lambton, Ontario.

In 1869, the family emigrated to Michigan. In 1888, Charles filed a Declaration of Intention stating that he would pursue citizenship in the United States. His actual naturalization record has not been found.

In Grand Traverse County, Michigan, Charles settled in the Pensinsula and had a homestead/farm there. He died 29 Jun 1906 in Traverse City.

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  • Created by: Lois Stockett
  • Added: 23 Sep 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 76990351
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Edward “Charlie” Lannin Sr. (8 Mar 1833–29 Jun 1906), Find a Grave Memorial ID 76990351, citing Ogdensburg Cemetery, Mapleton, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Lois Stockett (contributor 47306756) .