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Samuel Lewis

Birthplace: Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Death: Died in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. William Lewis, III and Mary Lewis
Husband of Elizabeth Judd; Elizabeth Orton and Mary Lewis
Father of Hannah Gridley; Nehemiah Lewis; Elisha Lewis; Elisha Lewis; Mary Andrews and 3 others
Brother of Mary Judd; Phillip Lewis; Sarah Boltwood; Hannah Marsh; Felicia Seldon and 5 others
Half brother of Robert Lewis; Elizabeth Lewis; Ezekiel Lewis; Ens. Nathaniel Lewis; Abigail Wadsworth and 2 others

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About Samuel Lewis

III. Sergeant SAMUEL LEWIS (s. William and Mary (Hopkins) Lewis, William), b. Aug. 18, 1648; d. Nov. 25, 1725; m. (1) Elizabeth, dau. of John Judd; (2) Mary . (See below.)

Children, born Farmington.

  • Hannah, bap. Oct. 4, 1691; m. Joseph Gridley.
  • Samuel, b. March 29„1692; m. Aug. 11, 1720, Mary, widow of Samuel Cole.
  • John, b. Sept. 28, 1703; m.
  • Nehemiah, b. May 3, 1705; m. (1) Jerusha Gridley; (2) Experience Strong.
  • Nathan, b. Jan. 23, 1707; m. Mary Gridley.
  • Hester, b. Nov. 8, 1708. (Record says, "Esther, bap. Sep. 9.")
  • Josiah, b. Dec. 31, 1709; m. Phebe Gridley.
  • Job, b. Jan. 13, 1713.

From church records, Farmington: "Mary Lewis, wife of Samuel," joined church by letter April 21, 1707. From Private Controversies, in State Library, Hartford, say May 20, 1714: "Samuel Lewis, of Farmington." His w. Mary and s. Samuel say he is "bereft of reason," and they petition for leave to sell land. According to that he had a wife Mary at that time, and she was not Mary Cole, who m. Samuel, his s., in 1720, the latter being brother to Josiah and Job.

Source: History of the town of Goshen, Connecticut: with genealogies and biographies based upon the records of Deacon Lewis Mills Norton, 1897. Author: Augustine George Hibbard, Lewis Mills Norton Press of the Case, Lockwood & Brainard Co, 1897 - Goshen (Conn.), page 477-478.

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Samuel Lewis's Timeline

August 18, 1648
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
August 18, 1648
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
August 18, 1684
Age 36
Hartford, Hartford, CT
October 24, 1692
Age 44
Farmington or Southington, Hartford Co., Ct
May 3, 1705
Age 56
Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
December 3, 1705
Age 57
Farmington, Hartford County, CT, USA
July 23, 1710
Age 61
Farmington, Hartford County, CT, USA
December 18, 1714
Age 66
Farmington, Hartford County, CT, USA
April 16, 1717
Age 68
Farmington, Hartford County, CT, USA