Joseph Lawson

25 May 1840–26 August 1892 (Age 52)
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Lawson was born on 25 May 1840, his father, Edward Lawson, was 23 and his mother, Hannah Scott, was 25. He died on 26 August 1892, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Edward Lawson
1816–1890
Hannah Scott
1814–1892
Joseph Lawson
1840–1892
Edward Lawson
1842–1918
Margaret Jane Lawson
1843–1844
Thomas Lawson
1845–1918
John Scott Lawson
1848–1932
James Cottier Lawson
1852–1910

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (5)

1841

Age 1

George Grey appointed Governor of South Australia.
1847

Age 7

Gold found in Port Phillip.
1867

Age 27

End of transportation to Western Australia.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from Law 1.2 Americanized form of Swedish Larsson .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Joseph Lawson, "Australia Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"

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