Nicholas Lewis  ‎(I256)‎
Name:
Nicholas Lewis

Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 1733 32 28

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Nicholas became Meriwether Lewis' guardian when Meriwether's father, William Lewis, Nicholas's brother, died in 1779.
He had commanded a regiment of militia in an expedition in 1776 against the Cherokee Indians, who were stirred up and supported by the British. Nicholas was a friend of Jefferson's and Jefferson admired Nicholas.


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Family with Parents
Father
Robert Lewis ‎(I260)‎
Birth 1701 32 29 Belvoir, Albemarle Co, Virginia
4 years
Mother
 
Jane Meriwether ‎(I261)‎
Birth 1705 57 34 New Kent, VA
Death 1753 ‎(Age 48)‎
#1
Brother
William Lt. Lewis ‎(I264)‎
Birth 1738 37 33 third child Locust Hill, Albemarle, VA
#2
Brother
#3
Nicholas Lewis ‎(I256)‎
Birth 1733 32 28
#4
Sister
#5
Sister
#6
Sister
#7
Sister
#8
Sister
Elizabeth Lewis ‎(I2186)‎
Death 1747
#9
Brother
#10
Sister
#11
Brother
#12
Sister
Family with Mary Walker
Nicholas Lewis ‎(I256)‎
Birth 1733 32 28
9 years
Wife
 
Mary Walker ‎(I257)‎
Birth 1742 20
Burial 12 children total
#1
Daughter
Mary Lewis ‎(I208)‎
Birth 1767 34 25
Death 1840 ‎(Age 73)‎
-4 years
#2
Son
Thomas Walker Lewis ‎(I274)‎
Birth 1763 30 21
Death 1807 ‎(Age 44)‎
#3
Daughter
#4
Son
Nicholas Merriwether Lewis ‎(I278)‎
Birth 1767 34 25
Death 1818 ‎(Age 51)‎
2 years
#5
Daughter
Elizabeth Lewis ‎(I280)‎
Birth 1769 36 27
Death 1788 ‎(Age 19)‎
#6
Daughter
#7
Daughter
Margaret Lewis ‎(I284)‎
Birth 1785 52 43
-19 years
#8
Daughter
Mary Lewis ‎(I286)‎
Birth 1766 33 24
Death 1844 ‎(Age 78)‎
33 years
#9
Son
Robert Warner Lewis ‎(I287)‎
Birth 1799 66 57
Death 1837 ‎(Age 38)‎
#10
Daughter