James Lewis1

M, #444, b. 14 June 1853, d. 1923
FatherJames Lewis1 b. 18 Dec 1823, d. 14 May 1893
MotherSusannah Collitts1
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Timothy George Sheens
Last Edited9 Feb 2015
Birth*14 June 1853 Castlereagh, NSW1 
Baptism24 July 1853 Penrith, NSW;
James son of James & Susannah Lewis, Castlereagh, Farmer
Minister Elijah Smith, CofE1 
Death of Father14 May 1893 Welcome, NSW;
Name: James Lewis
Date of Death: 14 May 1893
Place of Death: Welcome, District of Forbes at Parkes NSW
Occupation: Farmer
Sex: Male
Age: 70
Conjugal Status:
Place of Birth: Penrith
Time in Aust Colonies: Since birth in NSW

Father: George Lewis
Occupation: Farmer
Mother: Sarah Frederick

Place of Marriage: Sydney
Age at Marriage: 25
Name of Spouse: Susanah Collet
Children of Marriage: Emma 44, Anna 40, James 38, living; 2 deceased
Informant: Jas Lewis, son, Welcome

Cause of Death: Carcinoma of stomach, Asthenia
Length of Illness: 2 years
Medical Attendant: Dr Devlin
Date last seen: 11 May 1893

Date of Burial: 15 May 1893
Place of Burial: Church of England Cemetery Parkes
Minister & Religion: Rev A G Cresswell, Church of England
Undertaker: George Hansen
Witnesses: Joseph Paravicini, Henry Jones;Principal=James Lewis2 
Death*1923 Parkes, NSW3 


  1. [S56] Microfilm Baptism, Early Church of England, 1788-1855 "V18531495 39A/1853 James Lewis."
  2. [S107] NSW Death Transcript (Marilyn Rowan), 11625/1893 James Lewis.
  3. [S11] NSW Death Index, 2815/1923 James Lewis.