PROOF OF PARENTS: (Son Howard's)& his own, Death Certificate, Census, Family Stories, Marriage Record in Bradley Co. TN.
1860: Bradley Co, TN - District 1 - Lawson Thomas L. , Martha (Vaughn), Stephen, Jackson, THOMAS
ALEXANDER, Polk Vaughn.
1870: Bradley Co. TN - District 1 - Lawson, Thomas L., Margaret (Kile),
Bradley Co. TN - Dist 1 - house 349 - Lawson, T.A., Sarah E. , no children yet.
1890: Special Veterans Census
1900: Bradley Co, TN - District 1 - Lawson, Alax , Sarah E., James T., Susie, JOHN H., Emma, Frank, Paul, Sampson, Mark
1910: Bradley Co. TN - District 1 -
Deed of Thomas Alexander
property to his son John Howard Lawson May 24,1921 in Dist. 1 . In Trust Registered in Book "Y" page 102 and 103.
Bradley Co. TN. 37 acres bounded by the North by VIADA PIERCE now owned by W M Lauderdale on the east by J. L. STEVISON,
on the south by HOWARD LAWSON formerly PIERCE, and on the west by J.M. LONGWITH. Land formerly conveyed by W. H. Carson &
wife September 24.1919 from Deed book 36 page 294. Land was later forclosed and sold to C. L. McAlister in March 1, 1941
after empty for a few years.
Deed Thomas A. bought for $1025.00 from H.H. Harris
150 acres, boardered on the
east by Baker Wilson, on the west by PURSLEY & STEVISON, north by Wilson & Pursley and south by Rose. August 8,1906
with notes due 1907 thru 1915 for $102.00. Deed book 28 pages 178&179.
Deed W. H. CASSON to T.A. LAWSON
for $1,500.00 in the 1st Dist. Bradley Co. TN bounded on the north by VIADA PIERCE , on the south by HOWARD LAWSON formerly
PIERCE, east by J.L. STEVISON, on the west by J.M. LONGWITH. 37 acres (formerly Deed BK 34 pages 299 - 300 name F.E. PIERCE
7 E. E. PIERCE.) September 24,1919 Deed BK 36 page 294