ABT 1743 - 1805
Father: Isaac LANNING
- BIRTH: ABT 1743, NJ
- EMIGRATION: 1787, Grimsby, Lincoln, Ontario, Canada
- DEATH: 1805, Grimsby, Lincoln, Ontario, Canada
- BURIAL: St. Andrew's Ang. Cmtry., Grimsby, Lincoln, Ontario, Canada
Mother: Sarah HUNT
: Benjamin WILCOX
- +Hannah WILCOX
- Absalom WILCOX
- Daniel WILCOX
- David WILCOX
- Israel WILCOX
- Benjamin WILCOX
- Sarah WILCOX
- Elsie WILCOX
- Richard WILCOX
- Rachel WILCOX
_John LANNING _____
_Richard LANNING __|
| |_Elizabeth ________
_Isaac LANNING _|
| | ___________________
| |_Annatje __________|
| _Edward HUNT ______+
| _Edward HUNT ______|
| | |_Sarah BETTS ______+
|_Sarah HUNT ____|
| _Jonathan HAZARD __+
|_Elizabeth HAZARD _|
|_Hannah LAURENSON _+
"Lanning Family of Newtown, Queens County, LI, NY..."
Lewis D. Cook
Typescript at Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
[FHL 1,697,679, item 4]), p. 22.
"The Richard Lanning Family of Ontario and Some of Their American Relatives"
Jeannette Tyson, Jean I. Griffin
Ontario, Canada, 1991
(Extensively citing Lewis Cook's "Lanning Family of Newtown")
"The Will of Isaac Laning of Hardwick, Sussex County, N.J., dated 15 Jan. 1774 and proved 8 June 1781,
bequeaths "to eldest son Richard the land he now has; to son Isaac the land I possess, but out of the same
he pay to Ellener, wife of Thomas Lacee, my eldest daughter, 10 Pds., my youngest daughter, Else wife of
Benjamin Weelcox, 14 Pds., and to my wife Sarah one-third of the land during her life.""
"People & Places From Grimsby's Past"
Dorothy Turcotte, Grimsby, ON, 1995
Willcox, p. 78
"After Elsey died in 1805, Benjamin moved to Norfolk County
to be near one of his sons."
"Annals of the Forty"
R. Janet Powell
Grimsby Historical Society, 1950-1959
Volume 8, p. 41 (for Smith)
"John married Hannah, daughter of Benjamin and Elsey (Lanning) Wilcox."
Volume 9, p. 63 (for Willcox)
Elsie's date of birth is given as 1739 here.