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Howell Lewis

Also Known As: "George Washington`s favorite nephew"
Birthplace: Culpepper, Virginia
Death: Died in Kanawha, Virginia
Immediate Family:

Son of Colonel Fielding Lewis and Elizabeth "Betty" Washington
Husband of Ellen Hackley Lewis
Father of Betty Washington Lovell; Virginia Hereford; Lawrence Lewis and Frances Fielding Gwathmey
Brother of Fielding Lewis, Jr.; Augustine Lewis; Warner Lewis; Maj. George Washington Lewis; Mary Lewis and 5 others
Half brother of John Lewis; Frances Lewis and Charles Lewis

Occupation: personal Secretary to President George Washington
Managed by: Private User
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About Howell Lewis

Personal Private Secretary to President George Washington

Reference: Lewis of Warner Hall: The History of a Family, Including the Genealogy of ... by Sorley, 1935, p. 248-250. Available on google books.

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Howell Lewis's Timeline

December 12, 1771
Culpepper, Virginia
October 14, 1796
Age 24
Richmond, Virginia, United States
February 11, 1805
Age 33
Culpepper, Virginia, USA
September 13, 1806
Age 34
Richmond, Va
December 15, 1813
Age 42
December 26, 1822
Age 51
Kanawha, Virginia