A general farm worker and the child of James Lawrence (a farm labourer) and Elizabeth Mount (a domestic servant), James Lawrence, the great-uncle of Nigel Horne, was born at St Lawrence, Thanet, Kent, England on 4 Oct 18931,2,3,4 and married Mary Knowler (with whom he had 5 children: James Thomas, George Edward, Thomas William, Jack and Ronald) at St Augustine, Northbourne, Kent, England on 14 Sep 19185.
During his life, he was living in Staple, Kent on 31 Mar 19011; at Oast Cottages, Cleve, Monkton, Kent on 2 Apr 19117; and at 1 Church Cottage, Woodnesborough, Kent on 29 Sep 19392.
He died on 20 Jan 1956 in Ashford, Kent3 (died running for the bus. He had had a heart attack. [ No citation for evidence ]) and is buried at at Ramsgate Cemetery, Ramsgate, Kent. He served in the military in France from 1914 to 1915 (east Kent Buffs then Labour Corps Awarded the Military Medal).
Burial place (Ramsgate, Kent, England) has no citations
Florence Underwood (née Lawrence) residence is same location probably should be recorded as the same address (' 2 Oast Cottages, Cleve, Monkton, Kent, England'/' Oast Cottages, Cleve, Monkton, Kent, England') in 1911
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