1023. Lewis FORTESCUE105 was born on 6 February 1832 in Leighton Bromswold, Hunts. He was baptized on 21 February 1832 in Leighton Bromswold, Hunts. Church Register He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Barton, Barton Hill, Chipping Norton, Warwickshire. Farm of 170 Acres, 2 men 2 Boys Lewis appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Maugersbury, Gloucs. Household:
Name Relation Marital Status Gender Age Birthplace Occupation Disability
ALthough it says that Lewis was born in Leightonstone instead of Leighton I believe this is him as he is a farmer, married to a Helen and his first daughter' name is Ruth: the same name as her grandmother.
He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Ealing, Middlesex. Gardener He died on 7 October 1910 in Irchester, Northants. From Gravestone in Wilby Church
"In loving memory of Lewis Fortescue third son of Lewis Fortescue of Leighton Huntingdonshire who peacefully passed away October 7th 1910 aged 78"
Lewis was buried on 10 October 1910 in Wilby Church, Northants. In 1841 census for Leighton Bromswold he was living at Solemn Lodge (Salome) aged 1
Lewis FORTESCUE and Helen SMITH were married in 1860 in Chipping Norton, Warwickshire. April, May, June Qtr Helen SMITH was born about 1832 in Evesham, Worcester. She died in 1884 in Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucs.
Lewis FORTESCUE and Helen SMITH had the following children: