LANIER Sr was born in Oct 1631 in Lewisham, England. He died
in 1683 in Charles City, Virginia. BIOGRAPHY: J O H N L A N I E R
, S R.
BIOGRAPHY: Our third Lanier generation ancestor, John Lanier, Sr., was born ca.
October 1631 in Lewisham, and died ca. 1683 in Charles City Co., VA. He married
ca. 1650 in England. John Lanier and Lucreece Lanier were transported by Howell
Pryce along with 45 other persons. Record can be found about John Lanier and
John Woodlief being sent by the men of the South side of James River to see Governor
Berkeley about defense against the Indians. John Lanier Sr., and his son, John
Jr. were Rebels who took part in Bacon's Rebellion. The elder Lanier represented
the people of Charles City to the Governor, and the younger Lanier joined the
BIOGRAPHY: Children of John Lanier, Sr.:
BIOGRAPHY: 1. John Lanier, Jr., born 1655
BIOGRAPHY: 2. Katherine Lanier, died May 7, 1665. John LANIER Sr and Lucreece
were married in 1650 in England.