Louis Lewis

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Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Resident Jamaica merchant, partner with his absentee sister Sophia Levy Lewis (q.v.), and awarded in his own name the compensation for two enslaved people in Kingston Jamaica.

  1. Partnership heretofore existing between Sophia Levy Lewis and Louis Lewis under the style of Lewis and Brother, in the city of Kingston, in the island of Jamaica, in the West Indies, as Merchants and Storekeepers, dissolved by mutual consent 14/04/1859, the business to be carried on by Louis Lewis all alone.  

 

 

Sources

Kingston no. 1810.

  1. London Gazette, Issue 22252, 19/04/1859, p. 1639.

Associated Claims (1)

£48 13S 11D
Awardee

Associated Estates (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1832 [EA] - → Attorney

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Name partner
Lewis and Brother
West India merchant