Need help with my grandfather Charles Hite Lawson all i found was a military record ww2 1942

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Stuck on information on where he served and for how long
in Genealogy Help by Sherri Anderson G2G Crew (620 points)

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WW2 Draft over 50,see no service record.But would need contact Army.
by Wayne Morgan G2G6 Pilot (917k points)
selected by Sherri Anderson
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1920 Census,Rush,Richland Indiana.Look at census sheet,JohnE Lawson

age 65,Lucinda A, age 65 Abt 1855.May be his mother and father,
by Wayne Morgan G2G6 Pilot (917k points)
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Unfortunately you didn't provide any information as to any location ie: Country/Province/Region/State or timeframe - dates/approximate dates of b, m or d, so I don't know if this is at all related?  If you add that to your question - maybe we could help more.  Happy Hunting!

Source: "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 13 March 2018), Charles Hite Lawson, 1917-1918; citing Rush County, Indiana, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,653,187.


Name     Charles Hite Lawson
Draft Registration  June 5, 1917  Rush County, Indiana, United States
White     Male  Married Farmer
Birth 17 Aug 1886   Birthplace     Richland, Indiana, United States
Address: RR14 New Salem, Ind.
Suporting: Father, mother, wife

Source: "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 24 June 2018), Charles H Lawson, Richland, Rush, Indiana, United States; citing ED 91, sheet 2A, line 23, family 30, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 462; FHL microfilm 1,820,462.

United States Census, 1920 Richland, Rush, Indiana
Charles H Lawson Head     M     33     Indiana
Allie Lawson       Wife     F     24     Kentucky
Roxanna Lawson     Sister     F     39     Indiana

Source: "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 24 June 2018), Charles H Lawson, Shelbyville, Shelby, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 1, sheet 14B, line 61, family 410, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 628; FHL microfilm 2,340,363.

United States Census, 1930 Shelbyville, Shelby, Indiana
Charles H Lawson     Head     M     43     Indiana
Allie Lawson     Wife     F     34     Kentucky
John E Lawson     Father     M     74     Indiana
Roxie Lawson     Sister     F     50     Indiana

Source: "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 10 December 2017), Charles H Lawson and Allie Carew, 03 Apr 1916; citing Rush, Indiana, United States, various county clerk offices, Indiana; FHL microfilm 1,630,193.

Name     Charles H Lawson
Residence Place     Fayette
White   Male
Age (Est)    30  Birth 17 Aug 1886  Birthplace     Rush
Marriage Registration  03 Apr 1916  Rush, Indiana
Officiator's Name     C M Yocum
Marriage Place     Rush
Father    John Lawson   Mother Lucinda A Hite
Spouse     Allie Carew
Residence Place     Rush
White Female
Age (Est)  21  Birth     30 Jun 1895   Birthplace     Kentucky
Father     Henry Carew   Mother Nannie Helphestine
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