Publication: Printed By E W Stephens Publishing Company, 1906, Columbia, Missouri
First edition. 8vo. Burgundy cloth, titles stamped in gold gilt on the front cover and spine, 416 pp., introduction, illustrated, index to Lewis families, index to Lewis kindred. Painstakingly researched; this book is concerned with the various families of Lewis in Virginia. The Lewis families tracing to Gloucester county, to Zachary Lewis, 'Planter John Lewis', and John Lewis of Henrico, Lewis of Donegal, John Lewis of Hanover are treated at length. Genealogies of Reade, Warner, Washington, Dr. Breuil of Dibrell, Lee, Russell, Fearn, Cobbs, Meriwether, McAllister, Boulton, Estes, Hickman, and many others also are given in varying degrees of completeness. Frontispiece, with a portrait of Meriwether Lewis and a coat of arms. Near fine, bright, tight copy.
Inventory Number: 47366