Lewis Henry Border


Born: 31 Oct 1844 in ?

Died: 1939 in ?

Father: ?

Mother: ?

Family #1

Spouse/Partner: Belle Spear (1860 – 1965)

Married: ? in (unknown)

Change Date

This data was last changed on 4 Jun 2009, and is stored in datafile B.

Primary and Secondary Sources

(see About Sources)

A Spear Family History
by Michael Engelmann; [applies to name, death]
Private (Spear Birth and Death Dates Notebook)
Handwritten pages, many hands, many inks. Fragile binding and paper, but with numerous names and dates of birth or death. [applies to name, birth]

Research Notes (source comments, unreliable information)

Lewis was probably married first to Electa E. (unknown), about 1873. His parents were both born in Ohio, while she was born in Ohio and her parents were from West Virginia. He worked as a carpenter. [1910 U.S. Census]

Lewis may have died 24 Jul 1939 in Atwood, KS. Electa may have been Electra Elizabeth Fouts (b. 4 Nov 1841 in Bristol, Morgan County, Ohio, d. 19 Mar 1916 in Guthrie Center, Guthrie County, Iowa) [unreliable source]

Lewis may have been the son of George and Eliza Border, living in Bloom Township, Morgan County, Ohio in 1850. [1850 U.S. Census]