Doddridge County Roots

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Charles Dudley LEWIS

Male 1856 - 1901  (44 years)


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  • Name Charles Dudley LEWIS 
    Born 2 Jul 1856  Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1870  Lincoln District, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1879  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1880  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1900  New Milton District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation farm laborer  [2
    Residence Lick Run, New Milton (Blandville), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 6 Jan 1901  Lick Run, New Milton (Blandville), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Cause: consumption (tuberculosis) 
    Person ID I65302  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2018 

    Father Washington LEWIS,   b. CA 1815, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Rebecca ___,   b. Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15623  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lydia Experience DAVIS,   b. 30 Jan 1861, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1904  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1879  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Notes 
    • 1880 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District), enumerated on Jun 11 1880:
      C. D. Lewis, 24. laborer; wife L. E., 19; father Washington, 65, laborer.

      1900 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (New Milton District), enumerated on Jun 21 1900:
      Charles D. Lewis, 43, b. Jul 1856, farm laborer, married 21 yrs; wife Lydia E, 39, b. Jan 1861, married 21 yrs, mother of 8 children (6 still living); son Truman, 17, b. May 1883, farm laborer; dau Fannie, 14, b. Sep 1885; son Earley, 13, b. Feb 1887, farm laborer; son Willie A, 10, b. Jul 1889, farm laborer; dau Anna U, 7, b. Apr 1893; dau Mamie G, 3, b. Feb 1897. [6]
    Children 
     1. Gertrude LEWIS,   b. 1 Jul 1881,   d. 1 Jul 1881  (Age 0 years)
    +2. Truman LEWIS,   b. 21 May 1883, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1924, Smithton (now Smithburg), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     3. Fannie LEWIS,   b. 10 Sep 1885,   d. 16 Aug 1909  (Age 23 years)
     4. Earl LEWIS,   b. 22 Feb 1888, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1918, Camp Lee, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     5. William Arden LEWIS,   b. 14 Jul 1890, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1966, Hopemont, Preston Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     6. Anna LEWIS,   b. 29 Apr 1893, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1911, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     7. Townsend LEWIS,   b. 28 Oct 1895,   d. 31 Oct 1895  (Age 0 years)
     8. Mamie G. LEWIS,   b. 27 Feb 1897, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1920, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
    Family ID F27317  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >), p. 162.

    2. [S2077] 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (New Milton District).

    3. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV.

    4. [S14] Obituary.

    5. [S1752] Obituary - At home, http://cgi.rootsweb.com/~genbbs/genbbs.cgi/USA/WV/DoddridgeObits.
      In its entirety, from obituaries of January 11, 1901:
      "Dudley Lewis departed this life at his home on Lick Run, near Blandville, Doddridge County, West Virginia, last Friday morning from consumption, from the effects of which he had been confined to his home for many weeks. He leaves a widow and a very large family of children to mourn his departure."

    6. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >).