Camp & Satterfield Family Groups  

Stories and Memorabilia

War of 1812 Journal   

William PItt Lawrence was the surgeon of the 3rd regiment of the Tennessee militia, appointed by the Tennessee Governor Willie Blount. He knew General Andrew Jackson. He kept a 57 - page journal from the time he left Nashville until he returned. Click HERE to open the journal. Be patient, it is a large file. It will open in Acrobat Reader. The original is at the Tennessee State Library and Archives in Nashville along with other Lawrence family papers, left there by one of William’s children’s descendants.