Clara Lewis

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Date published: 03/03/2017
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Clara Lewis

Nee Fielder, she was born c.1813 in Newbury. In 1851 she resided at St. Mary’s Hill, Newbury, with her sister Jane and  brother Grove, a silk manufacturer. In 1854 she married John Lewis as his second wife.  From the 1861 and 1871 censuses,  she is living with her husband, a landed proprietor (income from houses and dividends), and they are residing at 3 Vale Place, Guildford.  In 1881 they have moved to Merrow Road, Guildford, and after her husband’s death that year she returned to Newbury and in 1891 she is residing at 7 Cheap Street.  She died on 28 February 1895. Probate was granted to Thomas Waters Fielder,  gentleman, and Alfred Fielder, solicitor.  She is buried with her brother Grove Fielder, and sisters Elizabeth Hinton Fielder, Ann Fielder and Jane Fielder.

Sources: BMD 3Q 1854 Marriage; 1851 to 1891 census; National Probate/Will. Also refer to entry for John Lewis (1799-1881).

Mrs. P. Code W3, page 11

Sources:Sources: BMD 3Q 1854 Marriage; 1851 to 1891 census; National Probate/Will. Also refer to entry for John Lewis (1799-1881). Mrs. P. Code W3, page 11

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