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Leonard Lawrence was born on May 25th, 1880 in Bonham, Fannin Co., Texas.1   Leonard Lawrence's father was Francis Marion (Frank) Bassham and his mother was Louisa Lucretia (Lucy) Popnoe.  His paternal grandparents were Johnson Basham and Susan A. Unknown. He had five brothers and four sisters, named William Palestine (Bill), Henry Lansford, Edward Franklin (Edd), Sam Estes, Phinis Malcome, Susan Elizabeth (Betty), Arrie Ellen, Ethel Erie and Cora 'May' Seeley.  He was the fifth youngest of the ten children.  He died at the age of 76 on October 8th, 1956 in Colorado City, Mitchell Co., Texas.1 

Leonard Lawrence's first family with Lou 'Ella' Bell

‌Leonard Lawrence and Lou 'Ella' were married in a religious ceremony before 1934.1   They had a daughter named Living.

Leonard Lawrence's second family with Zilla C. Lee

They had eight sons and four daughters, named Floy, Joseph Carl, Westel 'Lanier', Pauline Loye, Roy Elmo, William Lansford (Bill), Charles 'Neal', Zed Lee, Lannie 'Helen', Frances, Mary Lucille and Living.

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