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Frances Lewis (Pulley)

Also Known As: "Frances Lewis", "Frances Pulley"
Birthplace: Virginia, United States
Death: 1871 (74-75)
Portsmouth, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Portsmouth, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Pulley and Lucy Pulley
Wife of Samuel Morgan Lewis
Mother of Samuel Lewis; Jane Orton; John H Lewis and George Washington Lewis
Half sister of William Pulley, Jr.; Margaret Pulley; Robert Pulley; Mary Pulley; Thomas Pulley and 3 others

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About Frances Lewis

Not the wife of Samuel Lewis

Ref: “Lewis of Warner Hall: The History of a Family, Including the Genealogy of ...” Page 159. GoogleBooks

Frances Pulley

  • Gender Female
  • Birth 1796, Virginia, United States
  • Residence 1850 Portsmouth county, part of, Norfolk, Virginia, United States
  • Residence 1860 Jackson Ward, Portsmouth, Virginia, United States
  • Residence Census 1870 Portsmouth, Norfolk, Virginia, United States
  • Death 1871 Virginia, United States
  • Parents William Pulley & Lucy Pulley (born Thompson)
  • Husband Samuel M Lewis


  1. Samuel Lewis
  2. Jane Orton (born Lewis)
  3. Second Lieutenant John Henry Lewis
  4. George Washington Lewis

US Census of 1830 confirms that Samuel Morgan Lewis, residing in Portsmouth, with wife age 30-40 and 8 children is the family of Samuel Lewis ACGA from book Lewis of Warner Hall by Sorley. It appears that after a sojourn in Union County, Kentucky (validated by US Census records, 1820), Samuel Morgan Lewis and family moved to Portsmouth where he resided the rest of his life, dying at age 77 in 1862.


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Frances Lewis's Timeline

Virginia, United States
VA, United States
VA, United States
October 5, 1835
Portsmouth, VA, United States
August 13, 1838
Portsmouth, VA, United States
Age 74
Portsmouth Jefferson Ward, Portsmouth (Indpendent City), Virginia
Age 75
Portsmouth, Virginia, United States
Oak Grove Cemetery, Portsmouth, Virginia, United States