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John Wesley Lewis
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Birth: Jul. 15, 1853
Abergavenny
Monmouthshire, Wales
Death: Nov. 15, 1911
Frostburg
Allegany County
Maryland, USA

LEWIS, John W.

The funeral of Mr. John W Lewis, who died Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock from asthma and dropsy after a protracted illness of several months duration, at the home of his daughter, Mrs James H McFarland, took place yesterday afternoon at 2 o'clock. The funeral services were conducted by Rev. T. E. Richards, pastor of the Bowery Street Congregational church at the residence of James H McFarland. Interment was made in the Eckhart cemetery. Mr. Lewis was in his 59th year, having been born in Wales, July 7, 1853. He came to America when a young man and has always been a highly respected resident of this city. Mr. Lewis was of large family connections. He is survived by the following near relatives: Brothers, William Lewis of Colorado; Edward Lewis of Illinois; Abraham Lewis and Thomas Lewis of Eckhart; Sisters, Mrs William Miller, Claryville; Mrs Joseph Stewart, Eckhart; Mrs Fred Domdera of this city; Mrs James Weston and Mrs John Rephorn of Eckhart; Owen England, formerly of this city, now a resident of Youngstown, O is a half-brother. Mr. Lewis is also survived by the following children: Mr William Lewis, of Pittsburg; Roy Lewis, Mrs. Wm. Kallmyer, Mrs. James H. McFarland, Mrs. Joseph Geary and Mrs Luther Siebert, of this city.

Evening Times; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md., Saturday, November 18, 1911 - pg 9, col 2
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Lewis (1822 - 1891)
  Ann Price Lewis (1830 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary E. Meyers Lewis (1851 - 1910)*
 
 Children:
  Emma Lewis Kallmyer (1874 - 1925)*
  Clara Lewis McFarland (1881 - 1923)*
  Cora Lewis Geary (1883 - 1943)*
  Idabell Lewis (1889 - 1893)*
 
 Siblings:
  Owen England (1848 - 1918)**
  John Wesley Lewis (1853 - 1911)
  Mary Lewis Weston (1856 - 1948)*
  Rebecca Jane Lewis Miller (1860 - 1940)*
  Elizabeth Lewis Stewart (1868 - 1946)*
  Abraham Thomas Lewis (1877 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Eckhart Mines Cemetery
Eckhart Mines
Allegany County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: SHARON ROBERTSON
Record added: Mar 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67313501
John Wesley Lewis
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