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Additional Info on Chilren of Thomas Lewis, b.1742, son of John and Winifred
Posted by: Robert Lewis (ID *****5869) Date: March 21, 2012 at 07:15:09
In Reply to: Possible origin and early generations of the Jonathan Lewis Family of PG Co. MD by Robert Lewis of 21351

Parents: Thomas Lewis (1742-1820) and Elizabeth Thomas.

Wife's name based on his naming his first dau. Elizabth Thomas Lewis.

Note: some researchers give the name of his wife as Elizabeth Blandford, but this appears to be based on the marriage record in PG Co. of a Thomas Lewis and an Elizabeth Blandford on 17 Jun 1815, which is far too late.

Three sons

1. Thomas Lewis, b. 1764. (Census record.) No baptism record found

Marriage record: None found

2. Daniel Lewis b 1767 (Census Record).
Bapt. 18 Jan 1767 son of Thomas and Elizabeth Lewis.
King George Parish Register, PG Co., p. 360.

Poss. Marriage Record: Daniel Lewis to Mildred Martin, 2 Jan 1792
(PG Co. Marriage Records 1777-1886)

3. Hugh Lewis, b. 1770, Census Record

Poss. marriage record: Hugh Lewis to Susanna Gregory 12 Jan 1790

Three daughters:

1. Elizabeth Thomas Lewis, dau. of Thomas and Elizabeth Lewis,
b. 1760 (Census), bapt. 18 Apr 1762.
King George Parish Register. p. 326.

Poss. marriage record: Elizabeth Lewis married to Parsell Harvey,
28 Dec 1784, Evangelical Lutheran Church, Frederick.

2. Mary Lewis, b. 1765 (Census record) No bapt. record found.

Poss. marriage record: Mary Lewis married to Clark Thompson,
20 May 1783.

3. Ann Lewis, b. 1775 (Census Record. No baptism record found.

Poss. marriage record: Ann Lewis married John King, 10 Jan 1791

Census and Tax List records:

!776 Census of PG Co. MD
St John's and Prince Georges Parishes

Thomas Lewis age 34, sons 9, 6,12
Wife, Elizabeth, 35, girls 16,11,1
(In: Brumbaugh, Vol 1, p.78)

1777 Montgomery Co. Tax List has
Thomas Lewis, Lower Potomac Hundred
Thomas Lewis Quarter, Sugarland Hundred

1777 Montgomery Co. Census has:

Thomas Lewis, born 1742
wife, Elizabeth, b.1741
3 boys, b. 1764, 1767. and 1770
3 girls, b. 1760, 1765, and 1775

1790 Census ot Prince George's Co., MD
Probably same as

95 231 Lewis Thomas 3 2 4 . .
(3 males over 16, 2 males under 16, 4 females)

1828 Tax List of Prince George's Co., MD

King Georges and Grub Hundreds List

Daniel Lewis, owns 580 acers and 18 slaves

In: "Lewis Families" by Wm. N Hurley Jr. (Our MD Heritage Bk 14). pp. 9, 344.
Heritage Books, 1999.

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