'Lawrence03'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Lawrence of Launceston, Lawrence of Padstow, Lawrence of St. Columb, Lawrence of St. Ives

BEB1841 ('Lawrence of St. Ives') reports that the following Sir Edward had the same arms as the Lawrences of Iver who are shown on Lawrence02. HoP ("Edward Lawrence") reports that he was "Descended from a junior branch of the Lawrences of Slepe in St. Ives". Provisionally we are leaving aside 'History and Antiquities of the County of Leicester' (John Nichols, vol 3, part 2, 1804, p1135) which shows the undermentioned Sarah as sister of Sir Edward, both being children of Henry son of John (by Elizabeth, dau of Ralph Waller of Clarkenwell (son of Henry (by Elizabeth Hagar of Bourn) son of William of St. Ive's (by Frances Hungston).
Paul Lawrence (d 1674, minister of Tangmere)
m. Jane Palmer (dau of William Palmer of Peppering, sister of Thomas of Angmering)
1. Sir Edward Lawrence, 1st Bart of St. Ives (Huntingdonshire) (d unm 02.05.1749, MP)
  By special remainder, the baronetcy passed to his grand-nephew, Sir Isaac Wollaston of Loseby.
2. ?? Lawrence
  A. Sarah Lawrence
  m. (c11.1692) Isaac Wollaston of Loseby (b 1673, d 1736, cousin)
3. Elizabeth Lawrence probably of this generation
  m. Josiah Wollaston (b 1652, dvp 1689)



Vivian shows the arms of the following as "Arg. a cross raguly gu. on a chief of the second a lion passant Or" which is also the same as the above-referred Lawrences of Iver except that that lion is shown as passant rather than as passant guardant.
Thomas Lawrence ("supposed to be of Trethillick in Padstow in the time of Elizabeth")
1. Thomas Lawrence of Padstow (a 1653)
  m. Grace (bur 13.08.1675)
  A. Arthur Lawrence of Cubert, Cornwall (bpt 22.04.1627, d 19.04.1669)
  m. Jane Betty (d 1702, dau of Rev. Humphry Betty of Little Petherick)
  i. Thomas Lawrence (b 06.03.1653, a 1723, vicar of St. Winnow)
  m. (08.06.1681) Jane (bur 27.10.1682, widow of _ Walter)
  ii. Arthur Lawrence (d unm?)
iii. Humphry Lawrence (d 09.01.1699)
  m. Jane Davies (d 1702, dau of John Davies of Carines in Cubert)
  a. Arthur Lawrence 'of Launceston' (bpt 28.05.1692, bur 21.06.1750)
  m. (1719) Judith Bligh (bpt 06.01.1690, bur 21.09.1754, dau/coheir of Charles Bligh of Launceston)
  (1) Humphry Lawrence 'of Launceston' (bpt 20.01.1727-8, bur 03.03.1788)
  m. (23.04.1753) Charlotte Kendall (bpt 30.01.1731, bur 14.01.1787, dau/coheir of Charles Kendall of Exeter & Landew in Lezant)
(A) Arthur Lawrence (bpt 02.04.1755, d unm bur 29.02.1780, rector of South Sydenham)
  (B) Charles Lawrence (bpt 15.09.1757, d unm bur 08.01.1780, Town Clerk of Launceston)
  (C) Humphry Lawrence of Launceston (bpt 24.02.1769, d 02.04.1811)
  m. (10.06.1788) Harriett Morshead (bur 26.09.1803, dau of William Morshead of Cartuther)
  (i) Northmore Herle Pierce Lawrence (b 09.06.1801, youngest son) had issue
  m. (29.04.1830) Maria Hosken Andrew (b 30.07.1810, dau of Henry Prynn Andrew of Bodrean)
  (ii) Charlotte Lawrence (b 27.01.1791)
  m. (24.02.1813) John Parson (Commander RN)
  (iii)+ other issue - Humphry (b 15.07.1789, bur 27.02.1790), William (b 07.10.1795, d infant), Christopher Morshead (b 05.06.1799, bur 02.03.1816), Olympia (b 07.09.1792, bur 11.03.1794), Harriet Elizabeth (b 15.11.1796, d 07.08.1816)
  m2. (08.08.1810) Elizabeth Pulton (d 08.03.1832, dau of James Pulton of Launceston)
  (viii) Humphry Lawrence (b 28.07.1811, d unm 16.08.1831)
  (2)+ other issue (d unm) - Charles Thomas (bpt 02.03.1720, bur 24.04.1756), Humpry (bpt 04.10.1726, bur 23.03.1726-7), Judith (bpt 14.10.1723, bur 05.01.1740), Elizabeth (bpt 18.02.1731-2, bur 02.04.1732)
b. John Lawrence of St. Columb Major then Carthew in St. Issey (bpt 18.05.1694, surgeon)
  m1. (04.1723) Mary Wyatt of St. Sidwells
  (1) William Lawrence of St. Columb (surgeon)
  (A) John Lawrence of Camelford
  m. _ Pearce
  (2) John Lawrence (curate of St. Ervan)
  (A) Mary Lawrence
  m. _ Pidwell of Penzance
  (3) Mary Lawrence
  m. Thomas Sanders Allen of Bosavern in St. Just
  m2. (sp) Gertrude Bond (dau/coheir of Harry Bond of Tresunger)
  c. Jane Lawrence (bpt 19.01.1689, bur 08.03.1724)
  m. John Berzey of Fowey (bur 07.04.1725, plumber, brother of Richard & Martin)
  B. Elizabeth Lawrence (bpt 22.02.1628)
  m. (03.05.1659) John Merrett
  C.+ other issue - Thomas (bpt 13.01.1630, d infant?), Thomas (bpt 26.08.1632, bur 07.12.1635), Dorothy (bpt 25.01.1628, bur 11.08.1696), Jone (bpt 09.02.1633), Grace (bpt 20.10.1636)

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section (originally uploaded 18.05.08 to a Temporary page) : TCB (vol V, 'Lawrence of St. Ives', p97)
(2) For lower section : Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1887), Cornwall, 1530+1573+1620+additions, 'Lawrence of Launceston', p592+)
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