Isham Lawhorn

after 1772–1852 (Age 80)
Bedford, Virginia, United States

The Life of Isham

When Isham Lawhorn was born after 1772, in Bedford, Virginia, United States, his father, Henry Lawhorn, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Ball, was 23. He married Nancy Elizabeth Hackworth on 13 September 1799, in Bedford, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. He died in 1852, in Mentow, Bedford, Virginia, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Isham Lawhorn
1772–1852
Nancy Elizabeth Hackworth
1782–1860
Marriage: 13 September 1799
William Laughon
1799–1878
Susan Laughon
1825–
John Wesley Laughon
1801–1846
Mary Laughon
1803–
Hulda Laughon
1805–1895
Amos Laughon
1808–1889
Mildred Laughon
1811–1879
Lewis Laughon
1812–
Abner Laughon
1814–1890
Major Joshua Ward Laughon
1816–1879
Isham Laughon Jr.
1818–1871
Sarah Laughon
1829–1894
Martha Laughon
1832–1854

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 September 1799
Bedford, Virginia, United States
children

(13)

    William Laughon

    Male1799–1878Male

    John Wesley Laughon

    Male1801–1846Male

    Mary Laughon

    Female1803–Female

    Hulda Laughon

    Female1805–1895Female

    Amos Laughon

    Male1808–1889Male

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1776

Age 4

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 8

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 22

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: probably a reduced Americanized form of Gaelic Mac Labhrainn ‘son of Labhrann’ ( see McLaren ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Isham in entry for George White, "Virginia, County Marriage Records, 1771-1989"
  • Isham in entry for George White, "Virginia, County Marriage Records, 1771-1989"
  • Isham Lawhorn, "Virginia, County Marriage Records, 1771-1989"

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