Second Generation


4. Carl Colson Lawson Sr. was born on 8 May 1892 in Tremont, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Year of birth also reported as 1893. He served in the military in World War I. He died on 13 May 1976 at the age of 84 in Bar Harbor Hospital, Maine, USA. CARL LAWSON, SR.
Bernard: Carl C. Lawson Sr., 84, died May 13 at the Mt. Desert Island hospital. He was born May 8, 1892 at Tremont, the son of George G. and Wilhemeana (Sprague) Lawson. Surviving are his wife, Daisy of Bernard; three sons, Carl, Jr. of West Tremont, Calvin W. of Stonington, Benjamin of Mt. Desert; five daughters, Mrs. Everett W. (Wilhemeana) Butler of Bernard, Miss Dorothea Lawson of West Tremont, Mrs. Raymond (Isabelle) Forand of Acushnet, Mass., Mrs. Hollis (Helen) Butler of Ellsworth, Mrs. James (Thelma) Harper of Seal Cove; two brothers; Perry of Bernard and Edwin (Ned) of West Tremont; 36 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. He was a veteran of World War I and belonged to the VFW, the Knights of Pythias of Bernard, the Tremont Lodge of Masons of Southwest Harbor. Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. from the Fernald Funeral Chapel. Calling hours will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Saturday. Burial will be in the Hill Rest Cemetery at Tremont. Carl was buried in Hill Rest cemetery, West Tremont.

Carl Colson Lawson Sr. and Daisy Mae Stockbridge were married on 21 July 1917 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Daisy Mae Stockbridge, daughter of Benjamin W. Stockbridge and Isabel Norwood, was born on 29 December 1896 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. She died on 23 January 1986 at the age of 89 in Blue Hill Hospital, Maine, USA. DAISY MAE LAWSON
Tremont: Daisy Mae Lawson, 89, wife of the late Carl Lawson, Sr., died Jan 23, 1986, at a Blue Hill hosptial. She was born on Swan's Island, Dec. 29, 1896, daughter of Benjamin and Isabel (Norwood) Stockbridge. She is survived by three sons, Carl Lawson, Jr. of West Tremont, Calvin Lawson of Stonington and Benjamin Lawson of Florida; five daughters, Wilhemean Butler and Thelma Harper, both of Seal Cove, Dorothea Lawson of Bar Harbor, Isabel Forand of New Bredford, Mass., Helen Butler of Hampden, 37 grandchildren, 55 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held 7 p.m. Saturday at the Fernald Funeral Chapel, Mt. Desert with the Rev. George Price officiating. Spring burial will be at Hill Rest Cemetery, West Tremont. Those who wish are asked to please make contributions in Daisy's memory to the Robert Rich Scholarship Fund, care of Southwest Harbor Branch of Bar Harbor Banking and Trust Co. She was buried Spring 1986 in Hill Rest cemetery, West Tremont.

Carl Colson Lawson Sr.-3808 and Daisy Mae Stockbridge-2599 had the following children:

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Wilhemena Lawson-10499.

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Dorothea Emily Lawson-10500.

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Carl Colson "Bud" Lawson Jr.-10510.

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Isabella Lawson-10514.

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Capt. Calvin Wesley Lawson Sr.-4825.

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Helen Mae Lawson-10513.

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Thelma Lawson-10497.

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Benjamin Lawson-10512.