Benjamin LEWIS

Benjamin LEWIS

Male 1667 - 1753  (86 years)

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  • Name Benjamin LEWIS  [1, 2, 3, 4
    • Benjamin's birth record I've posted below shows him born in Salem, Essex Co., while the website referenced below by Patricia Everett shows a document proclaiming him born in Lynn, Essex Co? (Salem and Lynn are 5.1 miles apart)
      Birth place (Barnstable Co.) and death year (chgd from 1752) per stephcarson 1/18/2020.

      I am currently researching this family and have posted my notes to his WikiTree profile here- https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Lewis-514
      Please look toward the bottom of the page where I have tying in the records that I have found.
      His birth record can be found here:
      https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L97M-BSJW?wc=Q4D7-T3L%3A353349401%2C353349402%2C1006162201&cc=2061550
      (provided by Patricia Everett (49549809) 4/7/2020)
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      Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001
      Name: Benjamin Lewis
      Event Type: Birth
      Event Date: 27 Apr 1667
      Event Place: Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
      Gender: Male
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      (1)Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910
      Name: Benjamin Lewis
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 8 Sep 1702
      Event Place: Falmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts Bay, British Colonial America
      Gender: Male
      Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Crow
      Spouse's Gender: Female
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      (2)Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910
      Name: Benjamin Lewes
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 2 Jun 1708
      Event Place: Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts Bay, British Colonial America
      Event Place (Original): Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
      Gender: Male
      Spouse's Name: Hannah Hinkley
      Spouse's Gender: Female
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      (3)Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910
      Name: Benjamin Lewes
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 17 Jan 1734
      Event Place: Westfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay, British Colonial America
      Gender: Male
      Spouse's Name: Lydia Kellogg
      Spouse's Gender: Female

      Posted on Find A Grave maintained by: Brian DesErmia
      Originally created by Frank Grimes [1]
    Born 27 Apr 1667  Salem, Essex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Birth Abt 1674  [2
    Died 6 Sep 1753  Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Buried Westchester Cemetery, Westchester, New London Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I27585  Main Tree
    Last Modified 5 May 2022 

    Family 1 Elizabeth CROWELL,   b. 3 Aug 1682 
    Married 8 Sep 1702  [3
    Last Modified 5 May 2022 
    Family ID F3446  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hannah HINCKLEY,   b. 15 May 1675, Dorchester, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1732  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 02 Jun 1708  [1, 4
    Last Modified 5 May 2022 
    Family ID F09442  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Lydia BELDEN,   b. Mar 1675, Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1759, Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Married 1734  Westfield, Hampden Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified 5 May 2022 
    Family ID F42831  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Sep 1753 - Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Headstones
    Benjamin Lewis Headstone
    Benjamin Lewis Headstone
    Benjamin Lewis is the husband of (1) Elizabeth Crowell, (2) Hannah Hinckley and (3) Lydia Belden/Belding. He is buried in the Westchester Cemetery in Westchester, New London Co., Connecticut.

    Maintained by: Brian DesErmia
    Originally created by: Frank Grimes
    Photo added by: Bill OBrien

  • Sources 
    1. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.

    2. [S12659] The KELLOGGS in the Old World and The New, Timothy Hopkins.

    3. [S3602] Cape Cod Library of Local History and Genealogy Vol. 2 , Leonard H. Smith Jr.

    4. [S4772] "Genealogical Notes of Barnstable Families Being a Reprint of the AMOS OTIS PAPERS Originally Published in the Barnstable Patriot" Vol. I & II, Revised by C.F. Swift, (F.B. & F.P. Goss, Publishers and Printers 1888).

    5. [S6901] Ancestry.com: Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629-1934.

    6. [S04348] Ancestry.com: U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;).