John William "Will" LANIER 1152,2365
- Born: July 1871, Randolph County, Alabama 2366
- Died: 19 March 1902, Aberdeen, Monroe County, Mississippi at age 30 2367
- Buried: Cedar Grove Cemetery, Grubb Springs, Monroe County, Mississippi 2368
• 1880 United States Federal Census, Joseph Lanier household, Rock Mills, Randolph County, Alabama 1152: Will was living with his parents. He was listed as John W. Lanier, son, age 8, born in Alabama.
• 1900 United States Federal Census, Joseph Lanier household, Muldon, Monroe County, Mississippi 1150: Will was listed with his parents as John W. Lanier, son, farm laborer, age 29, born Sep 1870 in Alabama. [The birth date of Sep 1870 can't be correct since his sister, Lula, was born in Jan 1870.] While Will did usually live with his parents, he was actually in Montgomery County, Alabama at the time the census was taken.