Benjamin Lewis

Male 1803 - 1838  (35 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Lewis 
    Born 23 Apr 1803  Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 1 Mar 1835 
    Died 20 Oct 1838  Haun's Mill, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 19537  Susan Easton Black - Book of LDS Members, 1830-1848 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I128346  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 18 Jul 2008 

    Father Neriah Lewis,   b. 23 Jun 1778, Guilford, Guilford, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1843, Macoupin, Macoupin, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Mary Moss,   b. 29 Oct 1775, Rochester, , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1844, Macoupin, Macoupin, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Family ID F26958  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Elizabeth Reed,   b. Abt 1804, , Sumner, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1824, , Simpson, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 20 years) 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Reed Lewis,   b. 22 Apr 1824, Summer, , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1850, Platt River, , Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F32044  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Joannah Ryon,   b. 8 Apr 1808, , Clark, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1846, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 27 Jan 1826  Simpson, Breathitt, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Francis Lewis,   b. 6 Aug 1827
     2. John Moss Lewis,   b. 16 Feb 1829, Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1894, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     3. William Crawford Lewis,   b. 24 Nov 1830, Pendleton, Henry, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1908, Richmond, Cache, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. Martha Ann Lewis,   b. 20 Feb 1833, Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1898, Riverdale, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     5. Sarah Elizabeth Lewis,   b. 3 Apr 1835, Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1866, Springville, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     6. Rebecca Jane Lewis,   b. 26 Jul 1838,   d. 6 Nov 1838, , Caldwell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21701  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Family Group Records, Land and Records Office, Nauvoo, Illinois

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Members LDS, 1830-1848, Susan Easton Black, Vol 28 pp 9-12

      HISTORIES
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jensen, Vol 3 p 670

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Biography, by Ray Crawford Lewis and Laura McBride Smith

      OTHER SOURCE:
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org: 2 pages

      VARIANTS:
      Name: Benjamin Franklin Lewis
      Death Date: 31 Oct 1838

      NOTE: Childres of Benjamin and Joannah Lewis were raised by
      Beason and Elizabeth Lewis after the death of their parents.