B: 1745, Monzie, PER, SCT
Bapt: 27 Jul 1745, Monzie, PER, SCT
D: 23 Feb 1836, Covehead, PEI.
M: (1) 1774, Mary Shaw b. Abt 1753, SCT, dau of Neil (Neill) Shawe and Keathrin (Katrine) (Catherine) McInriver d. Bef. 1790, PEI
M: (2) 30 Nov 1792, Ann Graham, in Stanhope, PEI. Ann was b. Abt 1770, Halifax, N.S. d. 05 Feb 1824, Stanhope, PEI.
William was a member of the first House of Assembly in 1773, as were his father and brother, John
FN: David Lawson
MN: Helen More
Children of William Lawson and Mary Shaw:
Helen (Nellie) Lawson b. 1775.
Isabella (Bella) Lawson b. 1777.
Elizabeth (Betsy) Lawson b. 1779.
David Lawson b. Abt 1780.
Ann (Nancy) Lawson b. 1784.
William (Big William) Lawson b. 1788, Stanhope, PEI, d. 5 Jul 1867, Stanhope, PEI. Unmarried.
Children by Ann Graham:
James Curtis Lawson b. 1792.
Mary Lawson b. 13 Aug 1793.
Christianne Lawson b. 1797.
John Lawson b. 22 Feb 1799.
Cornelius Lawson b. 1800.
Elizabeth (Betsy) Lawson b. 1805.
Stephen Lawson b. 1806, d. 4 Oct 1831.
William Shuttleworth Lawson b. 1810.
Samuel Graham Lawson.