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Mary F. EMMERSON, who was also born in Portsmouth, Virginia and also, died in Washington DC abt 1911, was the only wife of John H. (HENRY) LEWIS, CONFEDERATE-Virginia.

Birth:
31 Dec 1969 1
Virginia 2
Death:
04 Oct 1911 3
Washington, Washington, District of Columbia 3
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Birth:
31 Dec 1969 1
Virginia 1
Female 1
Birth:
04 Apr 1839 1
Portsmouth, , Virginia, USA 1
Female 1
Death:
04 Oct 1911 2
Washington, Washington, District of Columbia 2
Cause: UNKNOWN 2
Burial:
Burial Date: 1911 3
Burial Place: Oak Grove cemetery, Portsmouth, Virginia 3
Residence:
Place: Camden NC 3
From: 1854 3
To: 1854 3
Residence:
Place: Washington DC 4
From: abt 1870 4
To: 1911 4
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Birth:
Mother: Susan A. LOVETT 1
Father: Thomas EMMERSON 1
Birth:
Mother: Susan A. LOVETT 1
Father: Thomas EMMERSON 1
Marriage:
John Henry LEWIS 5
18 Jul 1854 5
Camden, NC, USA in a small courthouse 5
To: 1911 5
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Race or Ethnicity:
CAUCASIAN/WHITE- probably ENGLISH 1

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  1. http://www.ancestry.com — Contributed by llighthse
  2. The only book, her husband ever wrote, which was about the civil war, in the introduction of the reprint, it gives a lot of family information- the book "Recollections from 1860 to 1865" published in Washington DC PEAKE & CO., abt 1895 — Contributed by llighthse
  3. Contributed by llighthse
  4. The book by John H. LEWIS, "RECOLLECTIONS FROM 1860 TO 1865" about the civil war, from a CONFEDERATE, published in Washington DC first time abt 1895 — Contributed by llighthse
  5. The book by John H. LEWIS, himself- "RECOLLECTIONS FROM 1860 TO 1865" published in Washington DC by PEAKE AND CO., abt 1895. — Contributed by llighthse

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Mary Frances EMMERSON, only wife of CONFEDERATE, John Henry LEWIS of Virginia.

Portsmouth, Virginia & Washington DC, District of Columbia,

The EMMERSON'S of Portsmouth Virginia, also fought as CONFEDERATE'S of Virginia, at least one was in the same unit as her, Mary's husband's John.

So much information regarding this family can be found in the reprint paperback version of her husband's only book, which was about the civil war, called

"RECOLLECTIONS FROM 1860 TO 1865" by John H. LEWIS, published in Washington DC, by PEAKE AND CO, about 1895, originally.

Parents   Thomas Emmerson 1815 – 1862    Susan A 1817 – 1855 

Show Siblings Add Sibling Spouse & Children   John H. Lewis 1835 – 1917  Add a child Add a life event Timeline 1839  4 Apr Birth  Birth

 

Portsmouth, , Virginia, USA

 

2 historical records   1850   Age: 11  Residence

 

Portsmouth, Norfolk, Virginia

 

2 historical records   1850   Age: 11  Residence

 

Portsmouth, Norfolk, Virginia

 

  1850   Age: 11  Residence

 

Portsmouth, Norfolk, Virginia

 

1 historical record   1854  18 Jul Age: 15  Marriage to John H. Lewis

 

Camden, NC, USA

Description: Marriage took place in a small courthouse

  1880   Age: 41  Residence

 

Washington, Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States

 

1 historical record   1910   Age: 71  Residence

 

Precinct 9, Washington, District of Columbia

 

2 historical records   1911  4 Oct Age: 72  Death

 

Washington, Washington, District of Columbia

 

 

Susan A. LOVETT-EMMERSON-wife of Thomas EMMERSON?

Gates, North Carolina

According to a MARRIAGE RECORD at

http://www.ancestry.com

There is a marriage record for a

Susan A. LOVETT and a Thomas EMMERSON, that took place August 6, 1836 in Gates Co., North Carolina,

County Court Records GHL #1014853-1014856

Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT

Susan A. LOVETT, according to record at ancestry.

Virginia, North Carolina

According to a record at http://www.ancestrt.com

and also apparently at family search, a Thomas EMMERSON and a Susan A. LOVETT-EMMERSON, were married in Gates County, north Carolina, August 6, 1836.

My records so far, indicate that Susan A. LOVETT-EMMERSON died Sept., 10, 1855 in US.

John Henry LEWIS, more info.

Virginia, Maryland, PA

Civil War Soldiers
about John Lewis Name: John Lewis Residence: Portsmouth, Virginia Occupation: Carpenter Enlistment Date: 20 Apr 1861 Enlistment Place: Portsmouth, Virginia Side Served: Confederacy State Served: Virginia Death Date: 26 Mar 1917 Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 20 April 1861.
Enlisted in Company G, 9th Infantry Regiment Virginia on 20 Apr 1861.
Promoted to Full Sergeant on 1 May 1862.
Promoted to Full Ord. Sergeant on 16 Mar 1863.
Promoted to Full 3rd Lieutenant on 16 Mar 1863.
Sources: 21 Height: 5'9 " Eye Color: dark Hair Color: dark Complexion: light   Save This Record Attach this record to a person in your tree as a source record, or save for later evaluation. Save 

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