A-3-106 Henry Benton Lewter son of Barbee Lewter and Gillaney Byrd was born in Jan 1847 in NC. He married Arzetta Harward daughter of Rodwell Harward and Elizabeth Batchelor was born in 1849 in NC.

 

Henry Benton Lewter and Arzetta Harward married. They had the following children:

 

A-4-175  William Hardy Lewter was born in Aug 1881.

 

A-4-176  Meroie Ann Lewter was born on 26 Aug 1884 in Durham, Durham County, NC. She married Edward H. Clements on 19 Jan 1909 in Durham County, NC. She died on 30 Oct 1960 in Durham, Durham County, NC. She was buried on 01 Nov 1960 in Maplewood Cemetery, Durham, Durham County, NC.

 

A-4-177  Nettie Lu Lewter was born on 30 Jun 1886 in NC. She died on 15 Feb 1973 in Durham, Durham County, NC. She was buried in Woodlawn Memorial Park, Durham, Durham, NC.

 

A-4-178  Lilly Jane Lewter was born on 26 Jun 1889 in NC. She married Edgar Fred Whitaker in 1909. She died on 13 May 1967 in Graham, Alamance County, NC. She was buried in Alamance Memorial Park, Burlington, NC.

 

A-4-179  Henry Madison Lewter was born on 31 May 1894 in Durham County, NC.

 

A-4-180  Betsy Jane Lewter was born in 1875 in NC. She married George W. Perry on 15 Jun 1892 in Durham County, NC.

 

A-4-181  Estella Lewter was born on 02 Jun 1876 in Wake County, NC. She married Charles L. Gooch on 06 Jan 1900 in Durham County, NC. She died on 04 Jan 1936 in Durham, Durham County, NC. She was buried in Maplewood Cemetery, Durham, Durham County, NC.

 

A-4-182  George Fowler Lewter was born on 20 Jan 1878 in Durham County, NC. He married Annie Frances Howard about 1918. He died on 09 Jun 1952 in Wake County, NC. He was buried on 11 Jun 1952 in Grove Church Cemetery, Chalybeate Springs, Harnett County, NC.

 

A-4-183  Veola (Veora) Lewter was born on 09 Oct 1879 in Durham County, NC. She married George Freeland Rigsbee on 01 Jan 1898 in Durham County, NC. She died on 10 May 1944 in Durham, Durham County, NC. She was buried on 11 May 1944 in Gooch Family Cemetery, Durham, Durham Co., NC.

 

 

Notes for Henry Benton Lewter:

 

1880 Census, Dist. 257, Wake Forest, Wake County, NC

Family History Library Film 1254984 NA Film Number T9-0984

Lewter, Henry    33 M W Self Head NC NC NC (1847)

             Arzia     28  F W Wife KH NC NC NC (1852)

             Betsy      5  F W Dau. NC NC NC (1875)

             Estelle    3  F W Dau. NC NC NC (1877)

            George    2 M W Son NC NC NC (1878)

             Veora    8/12 M W Son NC NC NC (1879)

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1900 Census, Cedar Fork Twp., Durham County, NC Page 7 A

113 113 Lewter, Henry Head W M Jan. 1847 53 md 27 NC NC NC

                           Iza Wife W F 1849 51 md 27 NC NC NC

                           William H. Son W M Aug. 1881 19 S NC NC NC

                           Mera A. Dau. W F Aug. 1883 16 S NC NC NC

                           Lametta Dau. W F June 1886 13 S NC NC NC

                           Lillie Dau. W F June 1889 10 S NC NC NC

                           Henry M. Son W M May 1894 6 S NC NC NC

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Proven child of Barbee Lewter and Gillaney 'Gilly' Byrd Lewter per their Wake County, NC wills and estate records.