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Johannah Lewis (Ryon)

Birthplace: Clark County, Kentucky, United States
Death: Died in Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Leonard Ryon and Frances Ryon
Wife of Benjamin Franklin Lewis
Mother of Mary Francis Bingham; John Moss Lewis; William Crawford Lewis; Martha Ann Bingham; Sarah Elizabeth Davis and 2 others
Sister of Elizabeth Lewis; Nancy Ryon; Phillip Arnold Ryon; John Adams Ryon; Sarah Bradburn and 4 others

Managed by: Randy Stebbing
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About Johannah Lewis

"She found peace in serving others, helping the sick and those otherwise in need of help. During the last year of her life she had a paralytic (paralysing) stroke and was cared for by her daughter Martha Ann. Thus ended the life of a noble wife and mother who endured hardships for her faith and preferred the blessings of the gosple to worldly wealth and comfort."

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Johannah Lewis's Timeline

April 6, 1808
Clark County, Kentucky, United States
April 22, 1824
Age 16
Sumner, TN, USA
January 27, 1826
Age 17
Simpson, Breathitt, Kentucky, United States
August 6, 1827
Age 19
Franklin, Simpson County, Kentucky, United States
February 16, 1829
Age 20
Franklin, Simpson, KY, USA
November 24, 1830
Age 22
Franklin, Simpson, KY, USA
February 20, 1833
Age 24
Franklin, Simpson, KY, USA
September 3, 1835
Age 27
Franklin, Simpson, KY, USA
July 26, 1838
Age 30
Franklin, Simpson, KY, USA
January 16, 1846
Age 37
Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois, United States