Matilda Brown Lewis was born 218 years ago – October 23, 1795 – in Loudoun County, Virginia. Matilda was the daughter of Daniel Lewis and Susan Lewis; granddaughter of John Lewis and Elizabeth Brown, and William Joseph Lewis and Catherine Linton. Matilda married John Pleasants Hodges in Nelson County, Kentucky. I have no information about children. Matilda’s siblings were Linton, Jonathan Davis, Alfred Linton, Mary Rebecca, Elizabeth Catherine and John Joseph Lewis.