Elizabeth Lewis was born in 1843 in St. Clair county, Illinois, the eldest child of Jane Cochran and Jacob Lewis.
She was married 2 Aug 1860 in Macon county, Illinois, to Samuel W. Whiteside.
Samuel and Elizabeth had the following children: Nancy I., William M., Nora J., and Emma E. They also raised Charles Lewis, Elizabeth's younger brother or nephew.
Elizabeth died about 1893 or 1894 and is buried at Long Point Cemetery, Niantic.
no stone found 2011
Samuel W Whiteside
1839–1931 (m. 1860)