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193. Thomas Wafer LEWIS was born on 16 September 1815 in Louisiana. He died on 14 December 1887 at the age of 72 in Otero County, New Mexico.

1850 Census. Union Parish, LA, Hh 707
Thomas W. Lewis, 36, Farmer, b. GA
Evaline, 25, b. TN
David, 5. Elizabeth, age 3. - both born in Louisiana

1870 Census. Medina Co, TX, Hh 379
Thomas Lewis, 54, b. GA
Ebline, 45, b. Tennessee
Atlein, 23, female, b. LA
James 17, b. LA
Laty, 14, b. TX
Saline, b. TX
Francis and Josephine, age 6, b. TX
Next door was son David.

1880 Census. Bandera Co, TX, Hh 67
Thos. W. Lewis, 64, Farmer, b. MS, parents b. SC
Evaline, 55, wife, b. TN
Rosa, 16, daughter, b. TX
F. A., 16, daughter, b. TX
Next door was son David.

Thomas Wafer LEWIS and Evalina GOODGION were married circa 1841. Evalina GOODGION was born on 22 January 1825 in Tennessee. She died on 22 April 1908 at the age of 83 in Uvalde County, Texas.

Some of this information seems unlikely and needs to be cross checked with other records. Evalina's parents said to be James Watson Goodgion (1801-1830) and Letticia Lyles (1801-1890) Leticia's place of death said to be White Co TN, as was her husband's.

Thomas Wafer LEWIS and Evalina GOODGION had the following children:

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David L. LEWIS.