C-3-51 John Thomas Lewter, son of Elias Lewter and Sarah Davis, was born on 05 Apr 1849 in Northampton County, NC. He died on 18 Oct 1936 in Conway, Northampton County, NC. He was buried in Galatia Baptist Church Cemetery, Northampton County, NC. He married Alice C. Harris daughter of Benjamin C. Harris and Sarah E. Edwards. She was born in Aug 1853 in Northampton County, NC. She died on 04 Dec 1921 in Northampton County, NC. She was buried on 05 Dec 1921 in Home Place, Northampton County, NC.

 

John Thomas Lewter and Alice C. Harris were married in 1872. They had the following children:

 

C-4-45 Walter McKellar Lewter was born on 24 Nov 1873 in Severn, Northampton County, NC. He married Rosa Ophelia Beale on 24 Mar 1898 in (DOL), Northampton County, NC. He died on 29 Jan 1943 in Northampton County, NC. He was buried in Severn Cemetery, Severn, Northampton Co., NC.

 

C-4-46 Edgar Thomas Lewter,  known as Ed , was born on 25 Dec 1877 in Northampton County, NC. He married Edna Jane Flythe on 02 Jan 1901 in Northampton County, NC. He died on 15 Jun 1958 in Roanoke Rapids, Halifax County, NC. He was buried on 18 Jun 1958 in Severn Cemetery, Severn, Northampton Co., NC.

 

C-4-47 Ozella Mae Lewter was born on 12 Aug 1880 in Northampton County, NC. She married Henry Washington Peddie Davis on 09 May 1897 in Northampton County, NC. She died on 27 Nov 1955 in Northampton County, NC. She was buried in Town of Conway Cemetery, Northampton County, NC.

 

C-4-48 Sudie Lewter was born in Sep 1880 in Northampton County, NC.

 

C-4-49 Wiley Julian Lewter was born on 20 Jan 1881 in Northampton County, NC. He married Addie Missouri Beale on 12 Feb 1902 in (DOL), Northampton County, NC. He lived in Kirby, Northampton County, NC in 1910. He died on 02 Apr 1949 in Northampton County, NC. He was buried in Roberts Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery, Pendleton, Northampton Co., NC.

 

C-4-50 Anne (Anna) Lewter was born on 12 Jan 1883 in NC. She married Lattie Thomas Spence on 07 Oct 1917 in Northampton County, NC. She died on 10 Nov 1973 in Margarettsville, Northampton County, NC. She was buried on 12 Nov 1973 in Severn Cemetery, Severn, Northampton Co., NC. Her cause of death was Congestive Heart Failure.

 

C-4-51 Rennie (Remmie) Lewter was born in Oct 1885 in Northampton County, NC.

 

C-4-52  Minnie Novella Lewter was born on 20 Sep 1887 in Northampton County, NC. She married Samuel Henry (Parke) Parks on 25 Oct 1903 in Northampton County, NC. She died on 14 Jan 1926 in Roanoke Rapids, Halifax County, NC. She was buried in Conway, Northampton County, NC.

 

C-4-53 Roamy Littleberry Lewter was born on 29 Dec 1889 in NC. He married Bessie M. Davis on 22 Dec 1907 in Northampton Co., NC. He was buried in Lewter Cemetery, Lewter Crossroads, Pendleton, Northampton Co., NC.

 

C-4-54 Mida Vashti Lewter was born on 17 Oct 1892 in Northampton County, NC. She married Edgar Clifton Davis on 17 Jan 1909 in Northampton County, NC. She lived in Pendleton, Northampton County, NC in 1973. She died on 27 Apr 1973 in Galatia, Northampton County, NC. Notes for Mida Vashti Lewter:

 

C-4-55 Adell Alice Lewter was born on 05 Dec 1895 in Wiccacanee, Northhampton County, NC. She died on 03 Mar 1973 in Elizabeth City, Pasquotank County, NC. She was buried on 05 Mar 1973 in Capron Cemetery, Capton, Va..

 

 

 

 

C-3-51 John Thomas Lewter also married Lillie May Rose daughter of Joseph J. Rose and May Georgia Taylor. She was born on 18 Jan 1898 in NC. She died on 04 May 1925 in Wissasamie, Northampton County, NC. She was buried on 05 May 1925 in Galatia Baptist Church Cemetery, Northampton County, NC. Her cause of death was TB.

 

John Thomas Lewter and Lillie May Rose were married on 19 Dec 1922 in Northampton County, NC. They had no children.

 

 

 

C-3-51 John Thomas Lewter also married Katie Sue Woodard daughter of Benjamin Thomas Woodard and Mary Alice Flythe. She was born on 15

Jul 1901 in Northampton County, NC. She died on 10 Feb 1998 in Northampton County, NC. She was buried in Conway, Northampton County, NC.

 

John Thomas Lewter and Katie Sue Woodard were married on 25 Jan 1928 in Conway, Northampton County, NC. They had the following children:

 

C-4-56 John Thomas Lewter was born on 22 Jan 1934 in Kirby Twp., Northampton County, NC. He was born a  premature birth and died on 23 Jan 1934 in Kirby Twp., Northampton County, NC. He was buried in Galatia Baptist Church Cem., Northampton County, NC.

 

 

Notes for John Thomas Lewter:

 

1. Cemetery Records of Northampton County, NC

2. His tombstone gives his birth as 5 Apr. 1849.

3. Married three times, last two after 70th birthday.

 

See Documents for Jno. Lewter

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1900 Census, Dist. 79, Wiccacanee, Northampton County, NC 19 June 1900, Page 14B

262 268 Lewter, Jon Head W M Apr. 1850 50 md. 28 yrs. NC NC NC Farming

                           Alice C. Wife W F Aug. 1853 46 md. 28 yrs. 12 12 NC NC NC

                           Eddie Son W M Dec. 1877 22 S NC

                           Susie Dau. W M Sep. 1880 20 S NC

                           Wiley Son W M June 1881 19 S NC

                           Hannah Dau. W F Sep. 1884 16 S NC

                            ????

                          Remmie Dau. W F Oct. 1885 14 S NC

                          Mamie Dau. W F Dec. 1887 12 S NC

                          Romie Son W M Dec. 1889 10 S NC

                         Mila Dau. W F Sept. 1892 7 S NC

                         Neill Dau. W F Jan. 1895 5 S NC

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1910 Census, Dist 10, Wiccacanee Twp., Northampton County, NC 10 May 1910, Page 21A

240 Lewter, John T. Head M W 58 Md. 38 yrs. NC NC NC Farmer, General Farming

                    Alice C. Wife F W 56 Md. 38 yrs. 11 9 NC NC NC

                    Anna Dau. F W 21 S NC NC NC

                    Adel Dau. F W 14 S NC NC NC

                    Davis, Lila Gr. Dau. F W 7 S NC NC NC

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1920 Census, Dist. 85, Wiccacanee, Northampton County, NC 24 Mar. 1920, Page 12 A

185 197 Lewter, John T. Head Owns M W 67 Md. NC NC NC Famer, General

                           Alice Wife F W 64 Md. NC NC NC

                           Kelly, Adel Dau. F W 24 Md. NC NC NC

                           Bud Gr.Son M W 8/12 Md. NC NC NC

                           ???

                          Davis, Lilia Gr.Dau. F W 15 S NC NC NC

             Lewter, Clayton Gr.Son M W 11 S NC NC NC

                          William Gr.Son M W 4 S NC NC NC

 

 

 

Notes for Alice C. Harris:

 

:

1. Death certificate

 

North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-2004

Name: Allice C Lewter

Race: White

Age: 65

Date of Birth: 1856

Date of Death: 4 Dec 1921

Death County: Northampton

Death State: North Carolina

Source Vendor: NC State Archives. North Carolina Deaths, 1908-67

 

 

 

Notes for Lillie May Rose:

 

Lillie May Lewter's Will

 

North Carolina, Northampton County: I, Lillie May Lewter being of sound and

memory , but realizing the uncertainity of this earthly existence do make this

my last will and testament.

First: My Executor hereinafter named shall give my body a decent burial suitable

to the wishes of my friends and relatives and pay all my funeral expenses together with all my just debts out of the first moneys which may come in to his hands belonging to my estate.

Second: I give and devise my share in my fathers land to my mother Georgie Rose in fee simple forever.

Third: I give and devise to my mother Georgie Rose one libary table, one couch,

two trunks and their belonging, all of my drugets, two pillars, one boulster, all of

my bed clothes that I had before I was married, one note against E.R. Taylor, one note against J.W. & N.S. Rose in case I do not collect the notes before my death, and the insurance due me by the U.S. Government on the policy of my first husband.

Third: I give and devise to my mother Georgie Rose all my money after paying my burial expenses and providing a tombstone at my grave and the grave of my father and the cement work to cost not less than two hundred dollars each. Cement work to be extra.

Fourth: I give and devise to my mother Georgie Rose my small diamond ring.

Fifth: I give and devise to my husband J.T. Lewter during his life and at his death to my mother if she is living, and if not to my brothers and sister, these articles of

personal property: one feather bed, one cook stove, one kitchen cabinet, six stool

bottom chairs, one dining room table, one round center table, six leather bottom

chairs, two rocking chairs, one piano organ, one automobile to be kept in good

running shape, I give to him forever, one large diamond ring and one ruby ring,

and he is to use my crocry ware and china in the same way.

Sixth: My husband shall have the right to select my casket to cost not less than one hundred and fifty dollars, and my shroud to be eight dollars, and to have the cement work done on my grave like my fathers to be paid by my executor.

Seventh: I hereby constitute and appoint my trusted friend Russel Britton, my lawful executor to all intents and purposes to execute this my last will and testament according to the true intent and meaning of the same and every part and clause thereof. Hereby revoking and declaring utterly void all other wills and testaments by me heretofore made. In witness whereof, I the said Lillie May Lewter do hereby set my hand, and seal this December 9, 1924.

LILLIE MAY LEWTER ......(SEAL)

Signed, sealed, published and declared by the said Lille May Lewter to be her last will and testament in the presence of us who at her request and in her presence do

subscribe our names as witnesses thereto>

M.L. Martin

J.B. Stephenson Witnesses