Noted events in his life were:
• Census, 1850, Ohio, Belmont County, Richland Township, Roll 661 Book 1, Page 137b. Age 33 yrs., farmer.
• Census, 1860, Ohio, Belmont County, Richland Township, Roll 963 Book 1, Page 45a. Age 45 yrs., farmer.
• Census, 1870, Ohio, Belmont County, Richland Township, Mariontown Post Office, Roll 1174 Book 1, Page 271b. Age 54 yrs., farm laborer.
• Census, 1880, Ohio, Belmont County, Smith Township, Roll 995 Book 1, Page 360a. Age 63 yrs., farmer.
Lewis married Hannah C. Ault, daughter of George Ault and Margaret (Polly) Ault, on 18 Feb 1847 in Belmont County, Ohio. (Hannah C. Ault was born in Aug 1828 in Ohio, died on 12 Oct 1903 in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio and was buried in Wesley Chapel, Belmont County, Ohio.)