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Bethel Holmes

Samuel Jackson Lewis portrait

This is my grandfather about the time he met my grandmother. He left Iowa with brother Nathan & cousin John. John stayed in Utah, Nathan in Arizona, and Samuel went to California (1850's). Samuel mined with William Barnes in Grass Valley, then bought a farm in Thermolands near Sheridan. He was a wheat farmer & hauled wheat to the mill in Grass Valley for Barnes Drayage, returning with sacks of flour. ... show more

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Samuel Jackson Lewis portrait

Samuel Jackson Lewis

Born: Nov 1, 1829
Died: unknown
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