North Carolina, USA
Leonard L. "Len" Lewis was the son of Robert Lewis (1790NC-bet. Dec 1850-June1860) and Sarah Cagle Lewis (1790NC-Bet Dec 1850-June 1860). He was the brother of:
(1.) John Lewis (1816 NC - Aft. 1880 TN)
(2.) Henry Lewis (1820-Bet. 1869-1870AL)
(3.) Charles L. Lewis (1823-1888)
(4.) Jacob Nathan Lewis (1826-aft. 1880)
(5.) Robert Lewis, Jr. (Nov 26, 1828TN - 1868AL)
(6.) Margaret Lewis (1832TN-1871AL)
(7.) Katherine Lewis Whitenberg(1834TN-1914TX)
Leonard L. "Len" Lewis grew up on "Lewis Mountain" in Marshall Co., AL. His parents had settled on the mountain and later, Leonard applied and received many land grants from the Federal Government, all of them on this mountain and at one time, the Lewis Family owned the entire mountain, encompassing three thousand acres.
Leonard continued raising fruit, making brandy for the government and was also into timber and crop farming.
He married first to Mary Adaline Thompson on Dec. 27, 1839 in Marshall Co., AL and they had one child:
(1.) Sarah Adaline Lewis Fletcher (1841-1894)
Leonard L. "Len" Lewis married second to Diannah Patterson on Feb. 10, 1842 in Marshall Co., AL and they had six children together by their marriage.
(1.) John Lewis (1843)
(2.) George William M. Lewis (1846-1911)
(3.) Mary Elizabeth "Eliza" Jane Lewis Parks (1847)
(4.) Melvina "Vina" "Vine" "Mattie" Lewis Davis Stormes
(Sept. 1850 AL - Bet. 1911-1923)
(5.) Margaret Catherine Lewis Davis (1853-1917)
(6.) Sarah F. Lewis (1857)
Leonard L. "Len" Lewis married third to Rachel Whitenburg on April 01, 1877 in Coryell Co., TX and they did not have any children together by their marriage. Rachel did have children of her own by other marriages when she and Leonard married.
When Leonard L. "Len" Lewis passed away, he was buried by his second wife, Diannah Patterson Lewis, at Taylor Cemetery. He does not have a stone.
Robert Lewis (1790 - 1850)
Sarah Cagle Lewis (1790 - 1850)
Diannah Patterson Lewis (1820 - 1881)*
George William M. Lewis (1846 - 1911)*
Melvina Lewis Lewis Davis Stormes (1850 - 1911)*
Margaret Catherine Lewis Davis (1853 - 1917)*
John Henry Lewis (1816 - ____)*
Leonard L. Lewis (1818 - 1897)
Henry Lewis (1820 - 1870)*
Charles Leonard Lewis (1823 - 1888)*
Robert Lewis (1828 - 1868)*
Margaret Lewis (1832 - 1871)*
Katherine Lewis Whitenburg (1834 - 1914)*
Buck Island Shores
Created by: Judith Nan Lewis
Record added: Sep 27, 2011
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