Descendants of Lewis ap David of Cardiganshire, Wales

Generation #7 - 11

Note: Information on the Lewis Family before Walden Lewis b. c. 1774 in Virginia comes from assumptions based on multiple sources. Therefore, the information on this page is not reliable for genealogical purposes. A detailed discussion of the many connections can be found at Lewis Family Research.

William J. (6John, 5John, 4John , 3James, 2James, 1Edmund) Lewis of Caroline Co VA

William J. Lewis was born 3/1817 in Washington Co VA.
-On 9/30/1839 in Smyth Co VA, William married Ann Hogston b. c. 1821 Washington Co VA. But, Ann died by 1842.
-In 1842 in Smyth Co VA, William married Permelia Jane Smith b. 1822 in North Carolina. But, Permelia died by 1859.
-In 1859 in Smyth Co VA, William married Nancy Jane Chapman b. 1824 in Virginia. And, Nancy Jane was the mother of the line of descendants who tested their yDNA.

William and his descendants lived and died in Smyth Co VA.

1850 Federal Census: Smyth County, Virginia
FN  LAST  FIRST          AGE Sex Occup.          BIRTH
514 521   Lewis William      32  M   Brickmason  VA 
                Permelia J.  28  F               NC 
                Mary J.       5  F               VA 
                John H.       4  M               VA 
                Sarah V.      2  F               VA 
                James       9/12 M               VA
1860 Federal Census: Smyth County, Virginia
FN  LAST    FIRST         AGE Sex Occup.    BIRTH
52  Lewis   William       43  M             VA
            Nancy J       35  F             VA
            Mary J        16  F             VA
            John H        14  M             VA
            Sarah V       12  F             VA
            James P       10  M             VA
            Kitty V        8  F             VA
            William G      6  M             VA
            Teressa Ann    3  F             VA
            Martin B       0  M             VA
    Lewis   John          85  M   Carpenter VA
Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
Wm. LEWIS Self M Male W 63 VA Brick Mason VA VA
Nancy LEWIS Wife M Female W 56 VA Keeping House VA VA


    Gen #8: Martin Brown Lewis

    Gen #9: Martin Brown Lewis

    Gen #10: Harry Lewis

    Gen #11: Harry Lewis b. in Virginia



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