Starting in the 1760s, the following Lewis families began to settle in Bladen County. Some of these folks are related to Josiah Lewis, the first Lewis to permanently settle in Bladen County. Some are related to other Lewis families in the surrounding counties. The remainder cannot be accurately traced to any of the known Lewis families in the area, but very likely are related in some manner. The Author has not been able to make the connections as yet. If anyone has additional information on any of these Lewis families, please contact the Author at the address below. All help is greatly appreciated.

 Lewis Family

In Bladen County Since

Originally From

Hanson Lewis

1760s-1800s

New Hanover County, NC (Present-day Brunswick Co.)

John Lewis

1830s

Alabama

Thomas Jefferson Lewis

1860s

?

Jasper Lewis

1910s

?

William E. Lewis

1910s

Robeson County, NC

Roland Luther Lewis

1910s

?

Isaac L. Lewis

1920s

?

Ray Foster Lewis

1920s

Robeson County, NC

Troy Barth Lewis

1920s

Marion County, SC

Willie Butler Lewis

1930s

Cumberland County, NC

Carl Lewis

1930s

?

Earl F. Lewis

1930s

?

William Coegill Lewis

1940s

Mecklenburg County, NC


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