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Louisa ""Lewisy"" Gray Messer
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Birth: Mar. 24, 1876
Kentucky, USA
Death: unknown

Louisa Gray Messer
Louisa "Lewisy" Gray born Kentucky
name was pronounced Lou-eye-zee
Marriage: 3 Oct 1890
death believed to be: 9 Apr 1957 in Bell County with residence in Knox County

1880 Census lists:
mother Widow Millie Gray who was born 1852
sister Causby Gray who was born 1878

Living grandchildren recall the 1930s when husband Seymour would come down from Gray's Holler and help their son Otto harvest the produce from his farm. Lewisy never left Gray's Holler to visit Otto's farm in the 1930s & 1940s.

Seeking death cert to verify Lewisy's parents and burial location, which is believed by grandchildren to be with Seymour in Scalf-Howard Cemetery. Cemetery is located on a farm the oldest child Otto Messer owned for a time.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Seymore Messer (1861 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  Otto Messer (1893 - 1983)*
  Cluster Messer (1900 - 1988)*
  Beatrice Messer Smith (1904 - 1937)*
  Bodie Messer (1906 - 1971)*
  George Messer (1911 - 1986)*
  Oscar Messer (1915 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Scalf-Howard Cemetery
Barbourville
Knox County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Judy West
Record added: Mar 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107323013
Louisa Lewisy <i>Gray</i> Messer
Added by: Sharon Gallagher Smith
 
 
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