1810-1896William Lewis was born in Winchester, Tennessee, in 1810 as a slave. When he was old enough, Lewis was taught the blacksmith trade. By working at odd times, he was able to save enough money to purchase the freedom of his wife so his children would be born free.
|Placed By||Mary Walker Historical and Educational Foundation|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 2:20pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 654183 N 3879718|
|Decimal Degrees||35.04841667, -85.30943333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 2.905', W 85° 18.566'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 2' 54.30" N, 85° 18' 33.96" W|
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|Area Code(s)||423, 931|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 630 Market St, Chattanooga TN 37402, US|
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