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Searching for Horace Holden Lewis, Sr.

Searching for Horace Holden Lewis, Sr.

Posted: 4 Aug 2012 7:03PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 4 Aug 2012 7:05PM GMT
Surnames: Lewis
I've been searching for more information about Horace Holden Lewis, Sr. He was born around 1795 though I haven't been able to find out where (possibly CT or MA) or who his parents were. He married Experience Bassett from Lee, MA around 1819. He had 2 sons, Frank (1819) and Horace Holden Jr. (1824). He died Dec. 27, 1824 after the Dec. 9, 1824 explosion at the Laflin Loomis mill in S. Lee, MA .

Any additional information would be greatly appreciated.

Re: Searching for Horace Holden Lewis, Sr.

Posted: 5 Aug 2012 7:44PM GMT
Classification: Query
children of Horace and Experience
FRancis William b. Aug. 10,1818

Horace Jr, b April 18, 1824
Cornelius died Dec. 6, widow of Horace instanly killed in consequence of the falling of a Cart Body at 5 yrs.
Horace Lewis killed Dec. 27 1824 in a Power Mill explosion at 27 yrs

Experience Lewis and Stephen Walker int.Apr. 22, 1827

no indication if this is the widow of Horace.
Tina

Re: Searching for Horace Holden Lewis, Sr.

Posted: 4 Jan 2013 3:43AM GMT
Classification: Query
Thanks for the info. Experience did marry Stephen Walker. I'm trying to determine Horace Sr's birthplace and parents.
Thanks

Re: Searching for Horace Holden Lewis, Sr.

Posted: 4 Jan 2013 9:22PM GMT
Classification: Query
I found a Horace Lewis b. Stonington Ct. b. June 30 1805 to Horatio and Betsey Lewis
The following are other children of the couple
James l. b.Aug. 16,1813
John B. b.June 30, 1803
Martha H. b.Oct. 24, 1815
Nathaniel b. Aug. 26, 1801
Norman Dennis b. Jan. 27, 1818
Do you know if he had any siblings that might proof that this is him?
Tina

Re: Searching for Horace Holden Lewis, Sr.

Posted: 4 Jan 2013 10:01PM GMT
Classification: Query
Thanks, Tina. I did find this Horace Lewis as well, but it's not the same person. I was all excited for a moment when I found him ;-)

Re: Searching for Horace Holden Lewis, Sr.

Posted: 4 Jan 2013 10:55PM GMT
Classification: Query
THANKS FOR YOUR REPLAY. MY HORACE WAS BORN IN 1795. I'M SURE OF THE YEAR ITS ON HIS GRAVESTONE.
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