Around the year 1800 JOHN ERWARD LAWRY I came to AMERICA from CLACKMANNAN,SCOTLAND with his wife PHOEBE and 4 children,WILLIAM,HENRY,JAMES AND JOHN II.His wife was a GERRISH,a direct descendant of LADY GERRISH of ENGLAND,a family of nobility.JOHN E.LAWRY landed in VIRGINA, bought a plantation, called it "LAWRY'S CREEK"
Sons JAMES and JOHN II about age 20 come to KITTERY POINT,MAINE,JOHN II stayed
JAMES settled in PORTAMOUTH N.H. JAMES married and had 3 children.
JOHN II married DARIUS FRISBEE SEPT.30,1827 HAD 8 CHILDREN
one was FRANKLIN EDWARD LAWRY married FRANCENA ANNIE WALDRON OCT.28,1865 had 3 children
(1)-CLARA PRISCILLA b.June 9,1866
(2)-JOHN FRANK LAWRY b.Aug.1867 d.Nov.10,1888 unmarried
(3)-MANNING LAWRY born july 7 1877 died April 1, 1962.Married GERTRUDE JANE HOYTE may 4 1897 died jan. 15 1971 MANNING and GERTRUDE had (5*) children
(1*)-Infant lawry july 19,1897 died july 19, 1897
(2*)-RUTH P.LAWRY b.Nov 16,1898 d.Nov.6,1925
(3*)-EDWARD ELEAZER LAWRY b.March 27,1902 d.April 3,1945
married RUBY SULLIVAN Nov.13,1923 born Sept 2,1905 had 3 children.
(1)-MARILYN R.LAWRY b.June 30,1924 (2)-EDWARD WESTON LAWRY b.August 16,1925 (3)-BARBARA A.LAWRY b.Oct.30,1928
(3*)-EDWARD ELEAZER LAWRY Married a second time to MARY CECELIA HERLIHY BORN APRIL 15,1904 IN COUNTY KERRY,IRELAND d.April 25,1986 EDWARD and MARY had (5#) children
(1#)-EDWARD LAWRY b.July 4.1931 married ELEANOR M.ROBERTS b.Mar.29,1929 from HAMDEN,CT.they had 5 children in CT.
1-STEVEN EDWARD b Aug.11,1956 married PATRICIA JOLLY of WASHINGTON D.C.JULY 25,1988 no children
2-KATHLEEN ANNE b,Feb.26,1958 married MARK MIRANDO of HAMDEN CT.July 26,1985 had 2 children
MATTHEW CARL b.Mar.13,1988
TYLER EDWARD b.June 19,1994
3-DAVID MANNING b.Apr.22,1959 married ANN MARIE MARRERIOS of HAMDEN,CT.JUNE 22,1985 had 2 children
NICOLE MARIE b.Nov.2,1989
MICHAEL DAVID b.May 26,1994
4-PAMELA JEAN b.July 19,1961 married STEVEN REYNOLDS of DOVER N.H, JULY 3,1993 had 3 children in ROCHESTER N.H.
LINDSAY MARIE b.May 6,1994
TIMOTHY DAVID b.Sept.9,1996
EMILY JEAN b.Sept.20,1998
5-SUSAN CAROLYN LAWRY b.Jan.10,1965 UNMARRIED
(2*)-THOMAS FRANKLIN LAWRY b.July 13,1932 unmarried
(3*)-MANNING EUGENE LAWRY b.Apr.12,1934 married HARRIET TRAFTON of YORK ME.JUNE 1,1963 HAD 1 CHILD
ALLEN ROBERT b.Feb.1,1965
(4*)-DENNIS LINCOLN LAWRY b.Mar.10,(twin to KATHLEEN) married ADA HOLBROOK of NEWBERRYPORT MA.FEB 15,1958 had 4 children in PORTSMOUTH,N.H.
1-LINDA MARIE LAWRY b.July 30,1958 unmarried
2-DONNA JEAN LAWRY b.Dec.20,1959 married LANCE VanNOSTRAN of NEW YORK OCT.1977 had 2 children now resides in RUTLAND,VT.
MATTHEW LANCE b.Nov.27,1979
DENNIS JAMES b.Mar.10,1981
3-BRAIN DENNIS LAWRY b.Feb.9,1961 married LISA SHUTTLEWORTH of PORTSMOUTH N.H. Feb.13,1982 had 1 clild
BRIAN DENNIS b.Oct.19,1985
3-BRIAN DENNIS LAWRY married a second time to JOANNE WARD of PORTSMOUTH,N.H.APR.16,1995 they had 1 child
LINCOLN JOHN b.Aug.12,1997
4-CRAIG EDWARD LAWRY b.July 5,1961 married MAURA JOHNSON of PETERSBOUROGH N.H. May 27,1995 they had 1 child
ELISE QUINN b.Dec,1,1997
(5*)-KATHLEEN LOUISE LAWRY b.Mar.10,1935 (twin of DENNIS)
married ROBERT FOLGER of PORTSMOUTH,N.H.Feb.18,1961
had 2 children
1-BONNIE KAY b.Oct.24,1963 married RICHARD GENDRON of PORTSMOUTH,N.H.Sept.30,1989 had 1 child
TYLER b.June 4,1991
2-SHAWN ROBERT b.Nov.5,1968 married CRISTINE DUDA of GREENFIELD,MA.July 17,1999
(4*)-GLADYS ELIZABERTH LAWRY b.June 19,1906 married GEORGE GOODWIN FERNALD of ELIOT,ME.May 4,1941 had 1 child
1-FRANKLIN b.July 12,1942 married EARLEEN COLLINS of PORTSMOUTH,N.H.Apr,4,1964 had 2 children
1-LAURA-JO ANN b.June 29,1965 married JOHN BAILEY,MAR.1987 had 3 childern
NEIL THOMAS b.Aug,22,1987
EMILA KATHRYN b.June 27,1994
EARLEEN ELIZABITH B.July 24,1998
2-LISA LYN b.Apr.2,1968 maried STEVEN SHAWNEY Oct.7,1995
(5*) HELEN LAWRY b.Dec.31,1907 d.Jan.5,1908