Moses Samuel Lewis

M, #16498, b. 29 December 1882, d. 4 March 1930
Father*Jacob Rice Lewis b. Mar 1835
Mother*Phebe Pearson b. Mar 1841
ChartsCoffinberry (maternal side) - Closs Kaffenberger
Birth*29 December 1882 Moses Samuel Lewis was born on 29 December 1882 at Iowa. 
(InHomeOf) Census19001900 He appeared on the 1900 census in the household of Jacob Rice Lewis, ED 61 pg 266 #114-114, Riverton, Fremont Co., Iowa. His info on the census included - Lewis, Moses L 17 b.IA Dec 1882. 
Marriage* Moses Samuel Lewis married Bertha J Focht
Census1920*1920 Moses Samuel Lewis appeared on the 1920 census as the head of household, ED 79 sht 8b #179-180, Sidney, Fremont Co., Iowa, along with Bertha J Focht, Mabel Lewis, Madge Lewis and Roy Lewis . His info on the census included Lewis, Moses 36 b.IA farmer. 
Death*4 March 1930 Moses Samuel Lewis died on 4 March 1930 at Council Bluffs, Pott Co., Nebraska, at age 47.1 
Burial* He was buried at Sidney Cemetery, Sidney, Fremont Co., Iowa.2 
Relationships2nd cousin 3 times removed of Kathryn Ann Rhinehart
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Estella Mae 'Peggy' Ferrell


Bertha J Focht b. 1882
Last Edited18 Sep 2013


  1. [S1631] Trees on Ancestry or other unsourced places (so is a lead only that needs verifying).
  2. [S1901] Find A Grave, Memorial# 66929956.