Susan Lewis was born 240 years ago – May 9, 1773 – in Loudoun County, Virginia. Susan was the daughter of William Joseph Lewis and Catherine Jennings Linton. She married her cousin, Daniel Lewis, son of John Lewis and Elizabeth Brown. Susan and Daniel Lewis had 7 children: Linton, Matilda Brown, Jonathan Davis, Alfred Linton, Mary Rebecca, Elizabeth Catherine and John Joseph Lewis. The family moved to Nelson County, Kentucky.