Lanier, Hankins, Hopkins & Taylor Families

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James LANIER
(ca 1785-bet. 1850/1860)
Polly SMITH
(ca 1793-bet. 1860/1870)
Samuel W. JACKSON
(ca 1797-ca 1871)
Lavinia MALONE
(ca 1801-ca 1863)
William Washington "Buck" LANIER
(1813-1892)
Charlotte T. JACKSON
(1818-1892)
James Jackson LANIER
(1836-1902)

 

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Mary J. KNARD

James Jackson LANIER 2348,2711
  • Born: 13 October 1836, Georgia 2348,2712,2713
  • Marriage: Mary J. KNARD ca. 1865 in Alabama 2710
  • Died: 21 June 1902 at age 65 2714
  • Buried: New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery, Fredonia, Chambers County, Alabama 2420,2712,2714
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  More Information:

1840 United States Federal Census, William W. Lanier household, Randolph County, Alabama 2423: James appears to be included in his father's household as a male under 5 years old.

1860 United States Federal Census, William W. Lanier household, Rock Mills, Randolph County, Alabama 2348: James was living with his parents. He was listed as James J. Lanier, age 23, farmhand, born in Georgia.

Civil War, Confederate Military Service, 28 February 1862-17 March 1865: James enlisted in Company F, 21st Georgia Infantry of the Confederate Army on 28 Feb 1862 at Antioch, Georgia. He was listed as wounded at Manassas, Virginia on 28 Aug 1862. He was captured by General Sheridan's forces at Strausburg, Virginia on 22 Sep 1864 and sent to Harper's Ferry, West Virginia. He arrived at Harper's Ferry on 3 Oct 1864 and was exchanged on 17 Mar 1865. 2715

1870 United States Federal Census, J. J. Lanier household, Chambers County, Alabama 2716: James and Mary were living with children: Emma, William and John. He was listed as a farmer, age 34, born in Georgia.

1880 United States Federal Census, J. J. Lanier household, Chambers County, Alabama 2717: James and Mary were living with children: Emma, William, John, Molly, James and Henry. Rick Asku, laborer, age 28 was also living with the family. James was listed as a farmer, age 43, born in Georgia.

1900 United States Federal Census, James L. Lanier household, Chambers County, Alabama 2718: James and Mary were living in Fredonia with children David, Eugene and Malissa. He was listed as a farmer, age 64, born Oct 1836 in Alabama, married for 35 years.


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Grave Marker: J. J. Lanier, New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery, Fredonia, Chambers County, Alabama. 2712 The date of death of 21 Jun 1892 on this marker is probably incorrect. James appears in the 1900 census with his wife and some of their children and the family Bible of his son, William Larkin Lanier, lists his year of death as 1902.


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James married Mary J. KNARD ca. 1865 in Alabama.2710 (Mary J. KNARD was born on 13 July 1840,2719,2720 died on 26 September 1910 2719,2720 and was buried in New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery, Fredonia, Chambers County, Alabama 2420,2714,2719.)




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