Lewis Garner

Lewis Garner

Male 1795 - 1885  (90 years)

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  • Name Lewis Garner 
    Born 1795 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1830-1850  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1860-1870  Itawamba County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1880  Lee County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Lewis Garner (gunsmith) / Eli Moffitt Homeplace, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1885 
    Buried Lee County, MS at Shiloh Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • 1828, Feb 19 -- 1823-1831 County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC Page 199
      Ordered that Robert Milton, overseer of the road from David Kennedy's bridge to Solomon Brewer's old place and have the following additional hands to work: Lewis Garner Jr., Anderson Smith and Stephen Maness.

      1828, Aug 19 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 226
      Ordered that Anderson B. Smith be appointed overseer in place of Robert Milton of the road from Kennedy's Mill to the old road at Solomon Brewers and have the following hands to work: John Cagle, Wm. Dunn, John Stuts, John Stuts (son of H), Robert Milton, James Milton, Ansel Milton, Nathan Wallis, Matthew Williams, Henry Williams, David Lankford, George Davis, Jethrew Denson, Wm. Wood, John Williams, Daniel McNeill, Wm. Williams, Thomas Williams, Joseph Williams, Josiah Williams, Upshur Furr, Isom Sowell, Hiram Melton, Joseph Wallis, Aaron Kennedy, Lewis Garner and Stephen Maness.

      1829, Feb 20 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 258
      The following were appointed to lay off a portion of 685 acres on Buffalo Creek for Elizabeth Ritter, widow of John Ritter, Dec'd. adjoining John Ritter Jr. and Jacob Stutts: Robert Wilson, Abner Brown, Archd. Shields, Henry Stuts, Robert Brady, Bradly Garner, Lewis Garner, Aaron Kennedy, William Dunn, John Cagle and Bradly Brady.

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 456
      Lewis Garner
      (30-40) 1M
      (20-30) 1F
      (5-10) 1M
      (0-5) 1M 1F

      1834, Jan 21-Feb 25 -- Notice, Fayetteville Observer [Fayetteville, NC] Newspaper
      Moore County, NC - Petition of sale of Real Estate by John McLeod, Moses Kidd and wife Elizabeth, and Nancy McLeod [Heirs of Neill McLeod]; and James Garner, Lewis Garner, Dolly Ritter, John Manus and wife Sally [Heirs at Law of Lewis Garner] against John Richardson and wife Judea and Stephen Johnson and wife Elizabeth, and others living beyond the State.

      1836, Mar 17 -- Land Grant #2955, Moore County, NC
      John Maness received 30 acres located on both sides of Grassy Creek adjoining his own line and Myrick. Lewis Garner and John Maness were chain carriers.

      1836, Aug 23 -- Land Grant #3002, Moore County, NC
      Lewis Garner received 32 acres located south of Grassy Creek adjoining Francis Bullock, Margaret Williamson, his own line, Margaret Myrick and Gooding Hussey. Gooding Hussey and John Maness were chain carriers.

      1840 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 176
      Lewis Garner
      (40-50) 1M
      (30-40) 1F
      (10-15) 1M 1F
      (5-10) 2M 1F
      (0-5) 2M
      Slave
      (55-100) 1F

      1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 225
      Lewis Garner 55 M, Gunsmith, $250 Real Estate, Born in NC
      Mary Garner 44 F, Born in NC
      Henry Garner 21 M, Farmer, Born in NC
      Lucy Garner 17 F, Born in NC
      Gidion Garner 15 M, Born in NC
      William Garner 13 M, Born in NC
      John Garner 10 M, Born in NC
      Lemuel Garner 8 M, Born in NC
      Marcus Garner 7 M, Born in NC
      Elisabeth Garner 4 F, Born in NC

      1852, Jul 15 -- Deed Book 10 Page 550-552, Moore County, NC
      Lewis Garner deeded Eli N Moffitt two tracts located west of Deep River [1] 134 acres adjoining John Ritter and Lewis Garner. [2] 110 acres adjoining John Garner (formerly Edward Moore). Alfd. Brower was a witness.

      1860 -- Census, Itawamba County, MS Page 67
      Lewis Garner 60 M, Gunsmith, $500 Real Estate, $360 Personal Property, Born in NC
      Mary Garner 55 F, Born in NC
      Lemuel Garner 17 M, Farm Laborer, Born in NC
      John Garner 20 M, Farm Laborer, Born in NC
      Mary H. Garner 11 F, Born in NC

      1870 -- Census, Itawamba County, MS Page 400-B
      Louis Garner 66 M, Farmer, $400 Real Estate, $150 Personal Property, Born in NC
      Mary Garner 60 F, Keeping House, Born in NC
      John Garner 30 M, Farm Laborer, Born in NC

      1880 -- Census, Lee County, MS Page 71-B
      Lewis Garner 80 M, Father, Widowed, Born in NC
      [Living with son John Garner age 41 and family]
    Person ID I00306  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2022 

    DNA Tests  2 DNA tests are associated with Lewis Garner 

    Father Lewis Garner,   b. 1750,   d. Bef 1815  (Age < 64 years) 
    Family ID F5160  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Stutts,   b. 1806,   d. 1875  (Age 69 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Edmund Garner,   b. 28 Nov 1824,   d. 18 Nov 1901  (Age 76 years)
    +2. Sarah Garner,   b. 15 Aug 1827,   d. 26 Jun 1855  (Age 27 years)
     3. Henry Garner,   b. 5 Jan 1828,   d. 11 Jul 1887  (Age 59 years)
     4. Gideon George Garner,   b. 1835,   d. 1904  (Age 69 years)
    +5. Lucy Garner,   b. 13 May 1836,   d. 17 May 1873, Lauderdale County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     6. William M. Garner,   b. 5 Sep 1836,   d. 13 Nov 1924  (Age 88 years)
     7. John Garner,   b. 20 Jan 1840,   d. 30 Jun 1917  (Age 77 years)
     8. Lewis Lemuel Garner,   b. 1842,   d. 1934  (Age 92 years)
     9. Marcus Garner,   b. 1843
     10. Mary Ann Elizabeth Garner,   b. 7 Dec 1848,   d. 30 Jun 1922  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 19 May 2015 
    Family ID F2438  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830-1850 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860-1870 - Itawamba County, MS Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Lee County, MS Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Lewis Garner (gunsmith) / Eli Moffitt Homeplace, Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Lee County, MS at Shiloh Cemetery Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Lewis Garner Signature Rifle
    Lewis Garner Signature Rifle

    Documents
    1848 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3509 - Lewis Garner
    1848 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3509 - Lewis Garner

    Headstones
    Lewis Garner and Mary Stutts
    Lewis Garner and Mary Stutts

    Histories
    1845 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1845 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Courtesy of the NC Archives.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1089] Find A Grave [www.findagrave.com].