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Sarah Ann Sally Porter Lewis
Birth: Feb. 10, 1787
Death: Apr. 24, 1835

age: 48 years, 2months, 14 days

Quote from the memories of Mary Ann Lewis Palmer, page 6.

"The following spring my dear Christian mother was killed by being thrown from a horse and having her neck broken. O, the sadness of my heart to see my dearly beloved mother lying lifeless in death: O, what a loss we then sustained. I was only thirteen years old at the time of her death---".

Also from pp. 27 & 28

"--with a dear sister, I visited my mother's grave. There were four dear friends who lay near her; but I hardly stopped until I reached the grave where my much loved mother was laid. Over fifty years have passed since she was so suddenly taken from us; but I shall never forget her counsel and Christian example. As we came near the grave we saw that her head stone was beginning to show signs of age, and we could not read all the verse that had been engraved upon it. I had never forgotten those precious words. I recited them to my dear sister. The words were:

She sleeps serene and and calmly here,
Beneath the mouldering sod;
A mother kind, a wife most dear;
A saint who loved her God.

Unfortunately, this message has been lost to time, weather and restoration techniques.

Family links: 
  Kenyon Lewis (1782 - 1854)*
  Lovisa Lewis Palmer (1806 - 1835)*
  LeRoy Lansing Lewis (1812 - 1836)*
  Lawren Porter Lewis (1814 - 1893)*
  Stanton J. Lewis (1816 - 1880)*
  Eliza Adeline Lewis Baker (1819 - 1871)*
  Mary Ann Lewis Palmer (1821 - 1902)*
  Miles Kenyon Lewis (1825 - 1907)*
  Lyman Philip Lewis (1828 - 1916)*
*Calculated relationship
Deal Cemetery
Marion County
Ohio, USA
Maintained by: G M Rice
Originally Created by: Rose Haramia Mitcham
Record added: Nov 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23139502
Sarah Ann Sally <i>Porter</i> Lewis
Added by: Dodi M
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Be at Peace in Paradise. Your life ended too soon and your family misses you. With Respect,
- Kathie L. Webb Blair
 Added: Feb. 6, 2014
For a 3x Grandmother and her pioneer spirit! You were loved and missed!
- G M Rice
 Added: Aug. 27, 2012
Rest in Peace.
- Mary
 Added: Sep. 25, 2008
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