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LEWIS (Soundex L200) — See also AULWES, DZIADULEWISCZ, ELOWEISE, FOBBS-LEWIS, LEIS, LEIWS, LEWI, LEWIS-BURKS, LEWISOHN, LEWISON, LEWISS, LEWISTON, LOUIS, LOWES, LOWIS, SAINTLEWIS, SEWILL, TAYLOR-LEWIS, WEISL, WILES, WILLES, WILLESS, WILLSE, WISSEL.

  Lewis, G. E. — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Mayor-commissioner of Tallahassee, Florida, 1930-31. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, G. Forrest — of Hillsdale County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 1st Circuit, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Geoffrey Whitney (1910-1992) — of Cushing, Knox County, Maine. Born in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., May 20, 1910. Colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Mauritania, 1965-67; Central African Republic, 1967-70. Died in 1992 (age about 82 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Geoffrey Whitney Lewis and Edith Louise (Lincoln) Lewis; married, December 21, 1936, to Elizabeth Merrill Locke.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Lewis, George — of Washington, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Washington, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George (b. 1827) — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Born in Orange County, N.Y., November 8, 1827. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Bay County, 1873-74; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 8th District, 1874. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George — Secretary of state of Idaho, 1897-99. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George — of Oil City, Venango County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George (b. 1875) — of Denver, Colo. Born in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., December 18, 1875. Democrat. Building contractor; construction superintendent; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1928. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1899 to Sophia A. Silver.
  Lewis, George — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 26th District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George — of Allegany County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Allegany County, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George — of Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Lewis, George — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Lewis, George Andrew — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Honorary Consul for Salvador in Boston, Mass., 1902-07. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George C. — of Chenango County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George C. — of Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 47th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George E. — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Republican. Engineer; division superintendent, Detroit Edison electric utility; mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1921-25. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George F. — of Michigan. Mayor of Saginaw, Mich., 1877-79. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George F. — of Watertown, Litchfield County, Conn. First selectman of Watertown, Connecticut, 1926-27. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George H. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 8th District, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George H. — of East Chicago, Lake County, Ind. Mayor of East Chicago, Ind., 1934-35. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, George R. — of Bessemer, Jefferson County, Ala. Born in Tennessee. Postmaster at Bessemer, Ala., 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Gerald — also known as Jerry Lewis — Democrat. Elected Florida state comptroller 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Lewis, Gerald Wade — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 3rd District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Lewis, Gilbert L. — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Republican. Real estate business; member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 4th District, 1921-24. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Glenn — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 95th District. Still living as of 2002.
  Lewis, Green S. W. — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Gretchen — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Lewis, Griffith Walker, Jr. (1862-1915) — also known as Griffith W. Lewis — of Burlington, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Burlington, Burlington County, N.J., July 1, 1862. Republican. President, G.W. Lewis & Son, shoe manufacturers; vice-president, Mechanics National Bank; president, Burlington Electric Light & Power Co.; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1904; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1907-09; member of New Jersey state senate from Burlington County, 1910-12; chair of Burlington County Republican Party, 1910; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 2nd District, 1912. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died in Burlington, Burlington County, N.J., August 28, 1915 (age 53 years, 58 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Burlington, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Griffith W. Lewis (1834-1899) and Annie M. Lewis; married, June 28, 1893, to Mary Fenton.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lewis, Guilford — of Franklin County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Franklin County, 1822-24. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Guy C. — of Alexandria, Madison County, Ind. Democrat. Mayor of Alexandria, Ind., 1951, 1960-63; defeated, 1963. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, H. A. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Lewis, H. C. — of Virginia. Progressive. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, H. Craig (b. 1944) — of Feasterville, Bucks County, Pa. Born in Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pa., July 22, 1944. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state senate 6th District, 1975-94. Member, Rotary. Still living as of 1994.
  Relatives: Son of Harold W. Lewis and Dorothy M. Lewis; married to Nancy Haigh.
  Lewis, H. L. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1885-86, 1903-04 (District 41 1885-86, District 58 1903-04). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Lewis, H. W. — Prohibition candidate for Governor of Texas, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Haman C. (b. 1810) — of Benton County, Ore. Born in New York, 1810. Republican. Farmer; delegate to Oregon state constitutional convention from Benton County, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Hamilton See James Hamilton Lewis
  Lewis, Harold — of Newton, Harvey County, Kan. Mayor of Newton, Kan., 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Harold G. — of Boone County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Boone County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Lewis, Harold M. J. — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 31st District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Harriet I. — of Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956, 1960, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Lewis, Harris — of Herkimer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County 2nd District, 1857-58. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Harris W. — of New York. Law Preservation candidate for New York state senate 41st District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Harrison A. — of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, Calif. U.S. Vice Consul in Singapore, as of 1932; Leipzig, 1937; Calcutta, 1937. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Harry — Greenback candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 22nd District, 1878. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Harry A. — of Petersburg, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Harry A. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Member of Illinois Republican State Central Committee, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Harry E. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 6th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Harry E. (c.1880-1948) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., about 1880. Republican. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1922-48; died in office 1948; delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1938; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 2nd Department, 1943-48; died in office 1948. Jewish. Died, from a heart attack, in his cottage at the Saranac Inn, Upper Saranac Lake, Franklin County, N.Y., August 23, 1948 (age about 68 years). Interment at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Glendale, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Leopold Lewis and Emma (Lowenthal) Lewis; brother of Oscar A. Lewis (1880?-?); married to Rose Nathan.
  Lewis, Harry F. — of Point Pleasant, Mason County, W.Va. Republican. Postmaster at Point Pleasant, W.Va., 1926-33. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Harry H. — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Harry R. — U.S. Consular Agent in Almirante, as of 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Harvey S. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state senate, 1908 (14th District), 1910 (15th District). Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Hazel L. — of Anaheim, Orange County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1956, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Lewis, Hazel W. — of Frederick, Frederick County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1948 (alternate), 1952. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Heber See J. Heber Lewis
  Lewis, Helen E. — of Stratford, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1924, 1936; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stratford; elected 1926, 1930. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Helmar A. (b. 1900) — of Boscobel, Grant County, Wis. Born in McFarland, Dane County, Wis., February 7, 1900. Republican. Farmer; lawyer; Grant County District Attorney, 1933-37; mayor of Boscobel, Wis., 1939-41; member of Wisconsin state senate 16th District, 1941-44; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Henry A. — of Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee County 1st District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Lewis, Henry Bradford — of Andover, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Henry C. — of Coldwater, Branch County, Mich. Mayor of Coldwater, Mich., 1873-74. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Henry G. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 47, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Lewis, Henry Gould (1820-1891) — also known as Henry G. Lewis — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Cornwall, Litchfield County, Conn., September 9, 1820. Democrat. Lawyer; wheel manufacturer; railroad promoter; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1868; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1870-76, 1883-84. Died, from pneumonia, in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December 25, 1891 (age 71 years, 107 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of William Lewis and Sarah Ann (Calhoun) Lewis; brother of John Calhoun Lewis; married, October 5, 1858, to Julia Wright Coley (died 1892); second cousin twice removed of Jonathan Brace; third cousin once removed of Thomas Kimberly Brace; fourth cousin of Daniel Kellogg (1791-1875), Levi Yale and Daniel Fiske Kellogg; fourth cousin once removed of Albert Gallatin Kellogg, James Rood Doolittle, Russell Sage, George Bradley Kellogg, Daniel Kellogg (1835-1918), Levi Bacon Yale, Charles Kellogg, Robert Cleveland Usher and Charles M. Hotchkiss.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lewis, Henry M. — Republican. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 2nd Wisconsin District, 1867; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, 1878-86. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Henry T. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1884; justice of Georgia state supreme court, 1897-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Henry T. — Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 39th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Henry W. — of Sparrows Point, Baltimore County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Herbert E. (d. 1972) — of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Ontario. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; mayor of Long Beach, Calif., 1945-47. A member of the "Solid Five," a bloc on the Long Beach city council; all were recalled from office in 1947. Died in 1972. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Herman — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1948, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Herman C. — of Artesia, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Illinois. Postmaster at Artesia, Calif., 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Hiram IV — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 2004; candidate for West Virginia state attorney general, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Lewis, Horace G. — of North Stonington, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from North Stonington, 1917-18; candidate in inconclusive election 1904; defeated, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Howard B. — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1931. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Howard J. — of Lansing Township, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for supervisor of Lansing Township, Michigan, 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Howell — of Granville County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate from Granville County, 1785-86; member of North Carolina house of commons from Granville County, 1787. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, I. K. — of Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Ira F. — of Jewett City, Griswold, New London County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Jewett City, Connecticut, 1904-11. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Ira Randolph — Delegate to Texas Consultation of 1835 from District of Matagorda, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Ira T. — of Griswold, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Griswold, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Irving See W. Irving Lewis
  Lewis, Isaac Chauncey (1812-1893) — also known as Isaac C. Lewis — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn., October 19, 1812. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1848, 1859, 1862, 1866; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1870-72. Member, Odd Fellows; Sons of the American Revolution. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., December 7, 1893 (age 81 years, 49 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery, Meriden, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Isaac Lewis and Esther (Beaumont) Lewis; married, May 11, 1836, to Harriet Pomeroy (1817-1899).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lewis, Isaac I. — of Carver County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 21, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Lewis, Ivan — of Hart, Oceana County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1932. Burial location unknown.


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