AfriGeneas Canada Research Forum
Re: McCurdy-Lewis Union
In Response To: Re: McCurdy-Lewis Union ()
You said I could ask so here it goes: Can you find Berry Lewis beyond 1881? I have tried and cannot. I cannot figure out why they just seemed to disappear.
Also, what do you know about the "NEW CANAAN" settlemen? My ancestors there were: Daniel Smith and wife plus 5 possibly 7 children. He was there in the 1850s (I think). I know he died in 1892. He was born in KY (I think). Thank you so much, Lisa. You're the best. Margaret
: Sorry for the long delay... was out of town over the weekend.
: LEWIS, Barry 45, b. VA, farmer, religion Church of England, black
: By 1881, Berry and Lucy were still living in Colchester with their
: 1861 Ontario Census, Essex Co., Colchester, pg 38
: McCURDY, Wm 41, b. USA, farmer, religion = none, mulatto
: By 1881, the family was still living in Colchester, but there were
: Alvin was married by then, to a woman named Arty, and they lived
: Same goes for William (married, living nearby with his family).
: I hope this helps. If I can provide any additional information, you
: Good luck.
: - Lisa B. Lee