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Jonathan Smith "Smith" Lewis, Sr
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Birth: Mar. 19, 1816
Vermont, USA
Death: Sep. 4, 1880
Lewiston
Winona County
Minnesota, USA

Aged 64y 5m 15d. A brother to Nathaniel.
Father: Abner Lewis
Mother: Rhoda Percival
Children: Sarah Jane, James, Luretia, Jonathan Smith Jr., Peter, William, Aaron, Henry, Mary Ann, Elizabeth, Albert, Abner, Nancy Ellen, Lucinda, Roxanna, & Arthur. Henry & Elizabeth died in childhood.
11 children were born in Indiana and 5 in Lewiston MN, for which the town was named.
Known to all as Smith Lewis.
Smith was a farmer and he realized the value of a railroad, In 1863, Smith Lewis donated 10 acres of choice level land to the Winona & St. Peter Railroad, they in turn named the new station "Lewiston ".
He married Mary Ann Ramer Sept. 1, 1836
 
 
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 Parents:
  Abner Lewis (1780 - 1874)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Ann Ramer Lewis (1818 - 1891)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah J. Lewis McHugh (1837 - 1900)*
  James W. Lewis (1839 - 1916)*
  Lucreita Lewis George (1840 - 1928)*
  Jonathan Smith Lewis (1841 - 1911)*
  Peter Lewis (1843 - 1929)*
  William Lewis (1845 - 1915)*
  Henry Lewis (1848 - 1849)*
  Mary Ann Lewis Wirt (1850 - 1922)*
  Elizabeth Lewis (1852 - 1854)*
  Albert Lewis (1853 - 1927)*
  Abner Lewis (1856 - 1927)*
  Nancy Lewis Churchward (1858 - 1931)*
  Lucinda Lewis Sivly (1861 - 1942)*
  Roxanne Lewis Beck (1862 - 1948)*
  Arthur Lewis (1866 - 1940)*
 
 Sibling:
  Jonathan Smith Lewis (1816 - 1880)
  William Lewis (1830 - 1908)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lewiston Brethren Cemetery
Lewiston
Winona County
Minnesota, USA
 
Maintained by: LeAnn Salwey
Originally Created by: larry
Record added: Dec 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82395752
Jonathan Smith Smith Lewis, Sr
Added by: LeAnn Salwey
 
Jonathan Smith Smith Lewis, Sr
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Jonathan Smith Smith Lewis, Sr
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