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Colonel John Lewis, IV

Birthdate: (59)
Birthplace: Warner Hall, Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia, Colonial America
Death: January 17, 1754 (59)
Warner Hall, Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia, Colonial America
Place of Burial: Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Colonel John 'Councillor' Lewis and Elizabeth "Isabelle" Lewis
Husband of Frances Lewis and Priscilla Carter
Father of Col. Warner Lewis; Colonel Fielding Lewis; Charles Lewis; Frances Fielding Yates and John LEWIS, V
Brother of Elizabeth Letitia Martin; Mildred Howell Brown Willis; Angelica Lewis; Rebecca Lindsay; Maj. David Lewis and 8 others

Occupation: Colonel
Managed by: Grant Allen Lewis
Last Updated:

About Colonel John Lewis, IV

One of a long line of John Lewises, this John is alternately referred to as Jr., III, or IV, depending on the source document. Most sources agree that he was born on March 22, though the year differs; 1694 and 1702 are the most frequently-cited years. Col. John4 Lewis (John3, John2, John1) was born in 1694. He married Frances Fielding, daughter of Henry Fielding, circa 1718; 1st wife. He married Priscilla Churchill, daughter of Col. William Churchill and Elizabeth Armistead, not later than 1735; 2nd wife, 2nd husband. He resided at 'Warner Hall', Abingdon Parish, Gloucester Co., VA. Frances Fielding was born between 1700 and 1704 at Virginia. She died on 27 Oct 1731. Known children of Col. John4 Lewis and Frances Fielding were as follows:

   *     9.  i.   Col. Warner5 Lewis, born 10 Oct 1720 at 'Warner Hall', Abingdon Parish, Gloucester Co., VA; married Eleanor Bowles.
   *       ii.   John Lewis was born in 1723. He was baptized in 1723 at Abingdon Parish, Gloucester Co., VA. He died on 20 Nov 1727.
   *     10.  iii.   Gen. Fielding Lewis, born 7 Jul 1725 at Gloucester Co., VA; marr

Of "Warner Hall" Plantation.

This memorial kindly transferred from the stewardship of Find-A-Grave member archtype(#47159002) on 8 January 2014.

Henrico County Will Book - Will of William Lewis (oral will) 24 Dec 1706

To eldest son John, the plantation where I live, 100 acres purchased of William Porter, Jr. on north side of the White Oak Swamp.


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Colonel John Lewis, IV's Timeline

March 22, 1694
Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia, Colonial America
Chemokins,New Kent County,Virginia
Chemokins, New Kent Co., Virginia
May 3, 1719
Age 25
Warner Hall, Gloucester, Va
Age 27
Gloucester, Virginia, United States
July 7, 1725
Age 31
Warner Hall, Gloucester, Virginia, United States
Age 34
February 25, 1730
Age 35
Warner Hall, Gloucester County, Province of Virginia