Richard Lanning

Richard Lanning (4), son of Robert (1), was a teacher, and married Sybil Rose, sister of the first Stephen Rose, and they had children: David (31) ; Phebe, who became blind, and died unmarried, July 21st, 1832, aged 83; Zenos, married Rachel Garretson; Hannah, married Joseph Green , (see Green family, No. 38); Rachel, married Joseph Knowles; Sarah, married Ralph Hart , (see Hart family, No. 8); Rhoda, married Mr. O'Neil, of Washington, D.C., by whom she had a daughter, Margaret, whose first husband was Lieut. Timberlake, of U. S. Navy. After his death she married General John Henry Eaton, U. S. Senator from Tennessee, afterward secretary of war during the administration of President Jackson. By both of these husbands she had children. Her third husband was an Italian named Antonio Buchignani, a teacher of music. One of her daughters married into the distinguished Virginia family of Randolph, and nother Miss Virginia Timberlake, a young lady of great personal beauty, became the wife of the Duke de Sampago, of Paris, and the mother-in-law of one of the Rothschilds. Mrs. Eaton, for in after years she took the name of her second husband, died in 1879, aged 83.