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John Van Lew

Birthplace: Queens, New York, Queens County, New York, United States
Death: Died in Richmond, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Husband of Eliza Louise Van Lew
Father of Elizabeth Van Lew (Union spy) and John Newton Van Lew

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About John Van Lew

John Van Lew, a wealthy hardware merchant and slave owner.

One of the slaves owned by Van Lew was Mary Bowser. Mary Bowser, slave of John Van Lew

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John Van Lew's Timeline

March 4, 1790
New York, Queens County, New York, United States
October 15, 1818
Age 28
Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, United States
August 26, 1823
Age 33
Richmond, Virginia, United States
September 14, 1843
Age 53
Richmond, Virginia, United States