Generation 2

 

Martin Lewter was born in 1797 in NC. He died before 1860 in Chatham County, NC.

He married  Margaret Batchelor. She was born in 1805 in Nash County, NC.

 

Martin Lewter and Margaret Batchelor were married on 04 Nov 1826 in Wake County, NC. They had the following children:

 

A-2-20 Nancy Lewter was born in 1824 in NC. She married Lemuel Hudson on 28 Dec 1840 in

 

A-2-21Madison C. Lewter was born in 1827 in NC. He married Kiddy Harwood on 03 Feb 1858

in Chatham County, NC Marriage Book 1, Page 51. He died in Mar 1885 in Chatham

County, NC.

 

A-2-22Emily Lewter was born in 1828 in NC.

 

A-2-23Sarah Lewter was born in 1830 in NC.

 

 

Notes for Martin Lewter:

 

NOTE: Martin is a confirmed son of Hardy Lewter per a Chatham County NC deed dated 04/05/1841 in which Hardy transfers 75 acres of his plantation adjacent to son Martin Lewter, to daughters Barbary and Mary Lewter with the understanding that they will take care of him and provide a home for his daughter Crissy. Per County Court Records at Raleigh, Wake Co NC Marriage Date 4 Nov 1826 There is a Wake Co NC Bastardy Bond stating "Margaret Batchelor 12 Sep 1822 Margaret Batchelor Martin Lewter Axum Lewter "

 

Peggy Batchelor's family migrated to Wake and Chatham Co NC from Nash Co NC. Her father is

believed to be a William Batchelor originally from Nash Co NC. There is an estate/will record at NC Archives for a William Batchelor, widow (Winna) Batchelor.

 

Also 1849/1850 U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules Index lists a Winnie Batchelor age 81 of Chatham Co NC Mortality having died of pneumonia in November of 1849. These may be their parents. Martin is listed as 40-50 in the 1840 Chatham Co NC census on page with 1 boy 10-15(Madison), 1 boy 15-20, 1 girl 5-10 (Sarah), 1girl 10-15(Emily), 1 girl 15-20(Nancy) and 1 female 20-30(Peggy). Peggy is listed in the 1850 Chatham Co NC census on page 472b with sister Beaddy Batchellor age 48 'pauper' in the home. Listed in the

 

1860 Chatham Co NC census page 25b Peggy (widow) with Bede Batchelor, Madison, Kitty, Nancy, Sarah and Emily in the home. Margaret (widow) listed in the 1870 Chatham Co NC census page 188b with the 3 daughters plus Thomas Lewter age 13.

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There is a Wake Co NC Bastardy Bond stating "Margaret Batchelor 12 Sep 1822 Margaret Batchelor Martin Lewter Axam Lewter " Martin and Peggy Batchelor Lewter's marriage information is: Per County Court Records at Raleigh, Wake Co NC Marriage Date 4 Nov 1826

Also recorded in Orange County, NC

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1840 Census, Chathyam County, NC

Free White Males 10 - 14 1

15 - 19 1

40 - 49 1

Free White Females 5 - 9 1

10 - 14 1

15 - 19 1

20 - 29 1

Listed next to Hardy Lewter and Miley Lewter

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1850 Census, Chatham County, NC

567 567 Lewter, Martin 53 M Farmer

Margret 45 F

Nancy 26 F

Emily 22 F

Sarah 20 F

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1860 Census, Chatham County, NC

Pg. 50 - Eastern District 22 June, 1860- Williams Mills P.O.

Chatham County, NC

171 171 Peggy Luter 50 F - Farmer 600 500 - - - 1 -

- - Bedy Bachelor 52 F - Housekeeper - - - - - 1 Pauper

- - Nancy Luter 35 F - Housekeeper - - - - - - -

- - Madison " 33 M - ? - - - - -- 1 -

- - Emma " 29 F - Housekeeper - - - - - 1 -

- - Sarah " 25 F - " - - - - - - -

- - Kitty " 25 F - " - - - - - 1 -

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1870 Census, Pittsboro Road North Side, Chatham County, NC 28 July 1870, page 75

579 589 Luter, Marg't 67 F W At Home NC Insane

Nancy 45 F W Keeping House NC

Emily 41 F W At home NC

Sarah 39 F W At home NC

Thomas 13 M W At School NC

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1880 Census, Williams, Chatham County, North Carolina

Family History Library Film 1254957 NA Film Number T9-0957 Page #30B

Lewter, Nancy 54 F W Single Head NC NC NC Farmer (1826)

Emma 50 F W Single Sister NC NC NC Disabled (1830)

Sarah 46 F W Single Sister NC NC NC Works on Farm (1834)

Thomas C. 22 M W Single Nephew NC NC NC (1858