NameJacob Lawson48, G Grandfather, M
Birthabt 1869, Hamburg, Germany48
Birth MemoHamberg, Ebersberg, Bayern, Germany
Deathbef 1917 Age: 48
OccupationLabourer48
ReligionRoman Catholic48
MotherMary ?lawson , F
Misc. Notes
Family story says he jumped ship in sydney at an unknown date, presumably 1880’s - 90’s.

He left home when the children were small and is listed as deceased on the wedding certificate of Elizabeth in March 1917. However his death by that point is not confirmed.

Bagany, August 1891, out of Hamburg, J Lawson age 29, position “Bratch”?


Sat 7 Oct 1911, Parramatta Court

Sarah Lawson v. Jacob Lawson. — The defendant was charged with having left his child, Florence, thee years of age, without means of support. The defendant admitted that he was not supporting the child, though he was sendlng regularly 10s per week to his wife.
An order for the payment of 5s per was was made by the Bench.

The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate (Parramatta, NSW : 1888 - 1950) Page 4


In a similar case against Jacob Lawson (Disobedience of an order for the maintenance of a child.) the D,.S.M. found that a sum had been
paid, though £1 10s was still due.
An order for the imprisonment of the defendant until the order had been complied with was made.

The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate (Parramatta, NSW : 1888 - 1950) Wed 20 Mar 1912 Page 3


Jacob Lawson (34), seaman, was fined £1, in default seven days' imprisonment, for beiong drunk and disorderly.

Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Thu 10 Jul 1913 Page 11
Spouses
1Sarah Ann Friend, G Grandmother, F
Birth13 Feb 1873, Gladesville, NSW, Australia49,48
Death31 May 1923, Sydney, NSW, Australia50 Age: 50
Burial31 May 1923, Catholic Section, Rookwood Necropolis, Sydney, NSW, Australia51
Burial MemoSection 9, Mortuary 2, Grave 844 - on her own
OccupationLady48
ReligionRoman Catholic48
FatherThomas Friend , M (1818-1886)
MotherElizabeth (Ann) Loseby , F (1836-1908)
Marriage7 Jun 1898, Roman Catholic Church, Liverpool, NSW, Australia48
ChildrenEdward John (Ned) (Illegitimate), M (1893-1960)
 Alfred Charles (Illegitimate), M (1897-1957)
 Johannah Ella , F (1903->1945)
 Florence Amelia , F (1908-1983)
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