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Pvt William Frederick Lewis
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Birth: May 2, 1831
Gainesville
Sumter County
Alabama, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 1891

Enlisted in the Confederate States Army on 8 March 1862 in Decatur, Mississippi. He was mustered as a private in Company B, 2nd Mississippi Cavalry. William was paroled on 16 May 1865 at Columbus, Mississippi, record showing he was a resident of Newton County, Mississippi.

Alabama, Marriage Collection, 1800-1969
Name: William F Lewis
Spouse: Mary Ridgway
Marriage Date: 7 Jun 1855
County: Greene
State: Alabama
Source information: Hunting For Bears

(special thanks to P. Lewis Barker #47038410 for the following info) My 3rd great grandfather, William Frederick Lewis was born 2 May 1831 in Gainesville, Sumter County, Alabama, the son of William Martin Lewis (#74090028) & Mary Bartlett (#65430091). He died 9 August 1891. I am not sure if his death was in Mississippi or Alabama. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Martin Lewis (1798 - 1881)
  Mary Bartlett Lewis (1802 - 1831)
 
 Children:
  Ichabod Colby Bartlett Lewis (1856 - 1925)*
  Sallie M. Lewis Chaney (1862 - 1959)*
  Mary Ella Lewis Parks (1865 - 1950)*
  Charles B. Lewis (1871 - 1918)*
  Gertrude Elizabeth Lewis Stryker (1881 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Frederick Lewis (1831 - 1891)
  Sylvester Creswell Lewis (1839 - 1907)**
  Moses Boardman Lewis (1842 - 1844)**
  Laura Aurelia Lewis (1844 - 1845)**
  Mattie C Lewis (1846 - 1862)**
  Mary Russell Lewis (1848 - 1850)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Decatur Cemetery
Decatur
Newton County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
Record added: Mar 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66416908
Pvt William Frederick Lewis
Added by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
 
Pvt William Frederick Lewis
Added by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
 
Pvt William Frederick Lewis
Added by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
 
 
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You are not forgotten for your service.
- Sandy Burt Gaddis
 Added: Sep. 17, 2013
Thank you 3rd great grandfather for all you did for the Lewis family.
- P. Lewis Barker
 Added: Jul. 19, 2013
Your sacrifice has not been forgotten!
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Mar. 3, 2011
 
 
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