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Samuel Monroe LEWIS

Sam and Molly Lewis
Sam & Molly Lewis

Samuel Monroe Lewis
Samuel Lewis
spouse: Mary Frances FRENCH

NAME.................... Samuel Monroe LEWIS
BIRTH/PLACE/RECORDS.....  8 NOV 1869 Hickman Co TN
MARRIAGE/PLACE/RECORDS.. 30 NOV 1892 Hickman Co TN
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS...... 26 NOV 1949 Warren Macomb Co MI
BURIAL..................    NOV 1949 Nettleton Cem Craighead Co AR
PARENTS................. John Comer LEWIS II and Martha J THORNTON
GRANDPARENTS............ John Comer LEWIS I and Annie MCCLAREN

> WIFE.................. Mary(Molly)Frances FRENCH
BORN/PLACE/RECORDS......  8 MAY 1876 Hickman Co TN
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS...... 17 MAR 1941 Trumann Poinsett Co AR
BURIAL.................. 19 MAR 1941 Nettleton Cem Craighead Co AR
PARENTS................. Robert FRENCH & Polly SKELTON

CHILDREN................ 10

Notes:   Farmer, lived in TN, MO, AR, MI.  In the 1890's, Ripley County, MO.
       farms were available for $3 to $5 an acre.

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* CHILD 1.............. Emma Lee LEWIS b 19 FEB 1894 Benton, Scott Co MO
MARRIED................. John Crawford RICHARDSON 12 Apr 1913 Trumann,
                                                          Poinsett Co AR
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS...... 30 Nov 1976 Warren, Macomb Co MI
                         buried 4 DEC 1976 Detroit, Wayne Co MI    
CHILDREN................. 9 children
                          1. John Carol RICHARDSON b 15 Mar 1915 Trumann AR
                                                   d        1988 LA, CA
                          2. Ona May RICHARDSON b abt 1920 Truman AR d 1993 CA
                          3. Mary Ellen RICHARDSON b  7 Jul 1921 Trumann AR
                                        d 28 Oct 1989 Centerline Macomb MI
                              buried 1 Nov 1989 Mt. Clemens, Macomb MI
                          4. Living
                          5. Living
                          6. Living
                          7. Living
                          8. Living
                          9. Living

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* CHILD 2.............. Charles Edward LEWIS b 26 SEP 1896 Doniphan MO
MARRIED................. Leatha DUGAN
                              b abt 1901 Ripley MO
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS...... 15 FEB 1969 Detroit MI
CHILDREN................. 1. unk       LEWIS
                          2. Eugene    LEWIS
                          3. Ernestine LEWIS
                          4. Hazel     LEWIS
                          5. Ethel     LEWIS
                              m J.L.JOHNSON
                          6. Sharon    LEWIS

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* CHILD 3.............. Lilly Mae LEWIS b 16 MAY 1899 Ripley MO
MARRIED................. James H. DILLARD
                                    b abt 1895 MO
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS...... 23 FEB 1969 Caraway AR
                              buried West Lawn Cem Craighead Co AR
CHILDREN................. no issue

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* CHILD 4.............. Martha More LEWIS b 6 FEB 1902 MO
MARRIED................. William Wesley O'GUINN 23 APR 1927 Jonesboro AR
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS...... 18 OCT 1969
CHILDREN................. 4 Children

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* CHILD 5.............. Robert Comer LEWIS b 29 NOV 1904 MO
MARRIED................. Sylvia HAWKINS
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS......
CHILDREN................. 1. Dortha Mae LEWIS
                          2. Juanita    LEWIS

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* CHILD 6............... George William Whit LEWIS b 26 NOV 1907 MO
MARRIED................. several times
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS......
CHILDREN................. no issue

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* CHILD 7.............. Lydia LEWIS b 19 APR 1910 MO
MARRIED................. Lynn B ARMSTRONG
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS...... Flatwoods TN
CHILDREN................. 1. Linda ARMSTRONG

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* CHILD 8.............. Leanora Belle LEWIS b 31 MAR 1913 MO
MARRIED................. T.E. (Pink) COLLIER
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS...... 25 MAY 1983 MI
CHILDREN................. 1. Darlene COLLIER

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* CHILD 9.............. James Howard LEWIS b 28 NOV 1916 MO
MARRIED................. Angelina LAUDICINA
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS...... JUN 1993 Warren MI
                           buried White Chapel Cem Troy MI
CHILDREN................ no issue

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* CHILD 10............. Abby Agnes Dorothy Myrle Violet LEWIS b 5 JUL 1918 MO
MARRIED................. George BRADSHAW 8 OCT 1934 Trumann, Poinsett Co AR
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS...... 2 NOV 1991 Warren MI
CHILDREN................  1. B. June BRADSHAW
                          2. Janet R. BRADSHAW
                          3. Peggy    BRADSHAW
                          4. George Robert BRADSHAW

 notes:  Abby was named after several family members and friends. She usually
        went by "Violet", however.

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   Sources: 1900, 1910, 1920 Census
            Family records, marriage records, death records.