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John Lewis
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Birth: Jun. 23, 1748
Fairfax County
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 17, 1835
Rushville
Rush County
Indiana, USA

John served in the Revolutionary War starting in July 1776 when he was drafted into Capt. George West's Co. of Minute Men in Loudoun Co., VA for 18 months. In May 1778 he joined Capt. Masons Company under Col. Abraham Shepard at Fort Wheeling for 1 month. He was drafted and served as a Drummer for 6 months in Capt. Isaac Pierces Co. of Wood Rangers under Major Henry Taylor. He moved to Washington Co., PA and served for 1 month as 1st. Lt in Capt. Bates Co. under Col. Campbell at Fort Laurens on the Muskingum River. He was allowed a pension (file #16448) in IND. in 1833 amounting to $30.33 per year. At the time of application 0n April 10 1833 he stated his age as 84 years. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Lewis (1720 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Lewis (1754 - 1832)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Power Lewis (1774 - 1831)*
  Nancy Lewis Thompson (1779 - 1858)*
  Margaret Lewis Guffin (1781 - 1838)*
  Jane Lewis Disher (1784 - 1856)*
  Stephen D Lewis (1786 - 1856)*
  Mary Lewis Owens (1793 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
TAUS Mtd Ky Vol Rev War/War of 1812 - Buried 1/2 Mile West
 
Burial:
Little Flat Rock Christian Church Cemetery
New Salem
Rush County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 1 Row 7
 
Created by: Bonnie Weller
Record added: Aug 22, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5707616
John Lewis
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John Lewis
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- T Buchanan
 Added: Mar. 4, 2017

- AZ Susi
 Added: May. 20, 2015
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 Added: Oct. 8, 2011
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