Fielding LEWIS Jr.

HAIRSTON.org ID#1561, b. 14 February 1750/51, d. July 1803
Father*Colonel Fielding LEWIS1,2,3 b. 7 Jul 1725, d. a 10 Dec 1781
Mother*Elizabeth Betty WASHINGTON4 b. 20 Jun 1733, d. 31 Mar 1797
Blessing*Fielding LEWIS Jr. received a blessing on 14 February 1751; His godfathers were George Washington and Robert Jackson and his godmothers were Mrs. Mary Washington and Mrs. Frances Thornton.1 
Birth*He was born on 14 February 1750/51 in Fredricksburg, Spotsylvania County, Virginia.4,5,1 
He was the son of Colonel Fielding LEWIS and Elizabeth Betty WASHINGTON.1,2,3,4 
Marriage*Fielding LEWIS Jr. married Ann Nancy ALEXANDER, daughter of Gerard ALEXANDER and Mary DENT, about 1769 in Alexandria, Fairfax County, Virginia.6,5,4,2,3 
WillFielding LEWIS Jr. was mentioned in the will of Colonel Fielding LEWIS on 19 October 1781 in Spotsylvania County, Virginia; Mentions wife Betty, sons John, Fielding, George, Lawrence, Howell, and Robert.7
Marriage*Fielding LEWIS Jr. married Elizabeth DADE in March 1789.4
WillIn President George WASHINGTON's will dated 9 July 1799 in Fairfax County, Virginia, Fielding LEWIS Jr. was named as an heir.8
Death*He died in July 1803 in Virginia at age 52.4 

Family 1

Ann Nancy ALEXANDER b. 1756, d. a 1788
Children

Family 2

Elizabeth DADE d. bt 1804 - 1807
Child

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S90] Lewis, William Terrell, 1811-1893. Genealogy of the Lewis Family In America: From the Middle of the Seventeenth Century Down to the Present Time. Louisville, Ky.: Pub. by the Courier-Journal Job Printing Co., 1893. https://hdl.handle.net/2027/wu.89062356233, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  2. [S3200] Tillman, James David. Tillman & Hamilton Family Records: With Their Many Ancestral Lineages. Meridian, Miss.: 1959-1963. https://hdl.handle.net/2027/wu.89062498571, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  3. [S3640] Lowther, Minnie Kendall. Mount Vernon: Its Children, Its Romances, Its Allied Families And Mansions. Philadelphia: John C. Winston Co., 1932. https://hdl.handle.net/2027/uiug.30112047559510, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  4. [S3000] Glenn, Justin. The Washingtons, A Family History: Volume 1, Seven Generations of the Presidential Branch: Savas Beatie LLC, CA - 2014, Personal Collection - printed book.
  5. [S3001] John A. Washington, letter. November 17, 1956, from 1104 Vermont Avenue, N.W., Washington 5, D.C., to Miss Patty.
  6. [S83] Washington Family, John A. Washington, 17 November 1956.
  7. [S3624] Will of Fielding Lewis - 1781 and Codicil dated 10 Dec 1781, Spotsylvania County, Virginia, Will Book Vol. E,1772-1798, Will and codicil on pages 434-440, Family Search Film #007645806, Image 253 - Will Book Vol. E,1772-1798, estate inventory on page 457, Family Search Film #007645806, Image 265., Family Search, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  8. [S3642] Will of George Washington, 9 July 1799 - The original last will and testament of General George Washington filed 1800, Family Search Film #007644633, Images 1-61., Family Search, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Last Edited6 Dec 2021