This John Lewis is a "placeholder person" who I use to connect Zachary Lewis I of King and Queen Co VA and his sister, Sarah who married James Shackelford. No further information is known.
Born c. 1640 Brecknockshire, Wales
Date and place of death unknown
1. Sarah Lewis
Born c. 1670 Brecknockshire, Wales
Immigrated c. 1692 w/ family to Virginia
Married 1695 Gloucester Co VA to Francis Shackelford (father of James Shackelford) b. 1664 Essex Co VA
3/10/1706 Zachary Lewis named POA for sister, Sarah Shackelford
|Gloucester Co VA Records:
3/10/1706. Power of Attorney--Sarah Shackelford to Mr. Zachary Lewis Sr. that he "appear for me at the Essex [Co.] Court and Relinquish my right of Dower of 150 Acres of Land which my husband Francis Shackelford sold to John Shackelford and you will oblige your loveing sister."
Signed Sarah X Shackelford.
Migrated by 1712 to Carteret Co NC
Died after 1712 Carteret Co NC
2. Zachary Lewis I b. 1673 Brecknockshire, Wales