Note for: Gideon Lewis, 14 FEB 1817 - 14 JUL 1883 Index
Resided in Butler, Carter Co. TN.
William Clifford tells that during the Civil War, guerilla soldiers hung Gideon by a hank of yarn to make him tell where his oldest brother was. His brother was a soldier was home on leaveand was hiding. After they left, Matilda cut him down and revived him to life.
Note for: William Lewis, ABT 1804 - 1879 Index
This son moved to Tennessee.
Note for: James Lewis, ABT 1807 - Index
James and Emily had seven children together.
Note for: Andrew Jackson Lewis, 5 MAR 1819 - 17 OCT 1896 Index
Andy and Biddie had a two story log cabin on Buckeye mountain on Big Horse Creek near the Virginia line. This property was sold to William M. Little in 1890.
Note for: Wilborn Lewis, 1821 - Index
Believed to have lived in Mississippi.
Note for: Solomon E. E. Lewis, ABT 1822 - BEF 1880 Index
Resided in Butler, TN
Information furnished by the genealogy collection of Rayburn & Betty Lewis; Salem, OR. 1985.
Note for: Isaac Lewis, ABT 1825 - Index
Believed to have lived in New York.
Note for: John Lewis, ABT 1813 - Index
Believed to have resided in Tennessee and then Mississippi.
Note for: Nathan Lewis, ABT 1801 - AFT 1870 Index
Federal Census 1850 - Ashe County: Dwelling #1136
Note for: Lawson G. Lewis, ABT 1809 - Index
Believed to have resided in Stony Fork, Tennessee.
Note for: Jesse P. Lewis, ABT 1834 - Index
Federal Census 1870 - Ashe County, Old Field: Dwelling #68
Believed to have resided in Todd, North Carolina.
Note for: Elizabeth Lewis, ABT 1808 - AFT 1870 Index
BIOGRAPHY: : Information provided by Archie B. Blevins, Clinton, TN. 1979; Extracted from a lifetime genealogical collection of the Lewis, Blevins, and Parker families orginating from Ashe County, NC.
BIRTH: According to US Census of 1850, Grayson County, VA.
CHILDREN: US Census of 1850, Grayson County, VA. Also Roop Family History; by Phyllis G. Roop; Galax, VA.
Note for: Nancy Lavina Lewis, 29 NOV 1824 - 9 DEC 1908 Index
Information furnished by Amanda Osborne, Ashe County, NC. Compiled by J. C. Weaver; Arlington, VA. 1990.
According to 1850 and 1860 Federal Census, Ashe County, NC. and granddaughter Amanda Osborne; Ashe County, NC.
Note for: Nancy Lewis, 17 SEP 1832 - 12 OCT 1929 Index
"Pioneer Lewis Families"; Vol 5 pages 383-387; Group 443 - Gideon Lewis Jr. #433L100. Information submitted by Robb Osborne, Talmadge, Nebraska, 68448.