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William McFarland Lewis
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1817
Orange County
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 1891
Leon County
Texas, USA



Son of Col. Samuel S. Lewis and Sarah "Sally" LeMaster.

William McFarland Lewis was born 01 Mar 1817 in Paoli, Orange County, Ind, and died 01 Feb 1891 in Leon County, Texas.

He married Mary Ann Sudduth in Texas, daughter of Henry Sudduth and Sarah Golden. She was born Abt. 1820 in
Georgia, and died 02 Jun 1884 in Orange, Texas.

Notes for William McFarland Lewis:

List in the Texas Civil War Indigent families after the civil war. Thought to be born 3-1-1817 according to information supplied by descendant Roland Mack Lewis 2-2-1974.

Applied for Pension as soldier during Texas fight for Independence from Mexico, 12-15-1870. Member of Captain Jas Chessher's Co. spring and summer 1836.

Notes for Mary Ann Sudduth:

Family was from Holland according to family history, she is listed in documents supplied by Roland Mack Lewis as being born in Pennslyvania. Listed as being born 1820 1850 texas census.

More About Mary Ann Sudduth:
Census: 1860, List age as 37

Children of William Lewis and Mary Sudduth are:

i. SARAH ANN LEWIS, b. 1838, Jasper County, Texas; m. AUGUSTUS M. ROGERS, 07 Jul 1856, Jasper
County, Texas.
Notes for SARAH ANN LEWIS:
Not listed with family in 1860 census

ii. WILLIAM JEFFERSON LEWIS, b. Mar 1840, Newton County, Texas; d. 1908, Orange, Texas.

iii. HENRY MARTIN LEWIS, b. 07 Dec 1841, Orange County, Texas; d. 13 Apr 1915, Italy, Texas.

iv. JONATHAN D. LEWIS, b. 1844, Newton County, Texas.

Notes for JONATHAN D. LEWIS:
Not listed with family in 1860 census
1900 census list name as James born sept. 1844, age 55
1910 cencus list age as 62 and name as James

v. NANCY A. PERMELIA LEWIS, b. 1846, Newton County, Texas; m. J.E. WHITE.

vi. JANE ALSADY LEWIS, b. 1848, Newton County, Texas; m. (1) ALBERT LYONS; m. (2) WILLIAM COCHRAN, 04 Mar 1869, Jasper County, Texas.

vii. LAWHORN MCFARLAND LEWIS, b. 21 Jul 1850, Texas; d. 11 May 1905, Orange County, Texas.

viii. SAMUEL LEWIS, b. 1853, Texas.

ix. MARY K. LEWIS, b. 1855, Texas.

x. ALONZO WINGATE LEWIS, b. 03 Aug 1857, Orange County, Texas; d. 27 Nov 1910, Orange County, Texas.

(bio by: Terry Lee Cochran )

William came to Texas - March 1, 1830

Descendants of the old Samuel S. Lewis family, Martin Baty Lewis., Mack Farland Lewis and John Taylor Lewis, who settled before there was much Texas History in Newton County and each had his allotted 1280 acres of land. Note: These men descended from Samuel Lewis and Sarah LeMaster Lewis. 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel S Lewis (1784 - 1838)
  Sarah LeMaster Lewis (1785 - 1858)
 
 Children:
  William Jefferson Lewis (1842 - 1908)*
 
 Siblings:
  Martin Baty Lewis (1806 - 1884)*
  John Taylor Lewis (1808 - 1892)*
  Elizabeth Lewis Cochran (1813 - 1857)**
  William McFarland Lewis (1817 - 1891)
  William Jefferson Lewis (1842 - 1908)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Came To Texas Mar 1830
 
Burial:
Clear Creek Cemetery
Leon County
Texas, USA
Plot: ROW 5 PLOT 15
 
Maintained by: Helen Hamby
Originally Created by: William E. "Bill" Robins...
Record added: Nov 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61543900
William McFarland Lewis
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- MIKE ROUW
 Added: Sep. 5, 2014
rest in Peace dear 4th great uncle
- Beverly Smith Harker
 Added: Mar. 27, 2014

- MIKE ROUW
 Added: Mar. 26, 2014
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