Orlando Albert Lewis

Male 1858 - 1930  (71 years)


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  • Name Orlando Albert Lewis 
    Born 21 Sep 1858  Edwardsville, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 21 Aug 1859  St. George (Anglican), Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID 6557EE249ECADE44BAAEA4124E0C9364C711 
    Died 7 Aug 1930  Howie Center, Sydney Forks, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 10 Aug 1930 
    Person ID I1795  Victoria Boutilier's Genealogy Pages
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2019 

    Father Henry Joseph Lewis,   b. 2 Sep 1822, Sydney NW Arm, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1895, Barrachois Sydney River, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Barbara Ellen Boutilier,   b. 9 Mar 1826, Coxheath, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1888, Barrachois Sydney River, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 11 Feb 1852  St. George (Anglican), Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • married by banns.
    Family ID F546  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alexandra Muggah,   b. Abt 1864, Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1923, Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Married 1 Jun 1887  Sydney (Methodist), Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 23 May 2017 
    Family ID F716  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Orlando A. LEWIS, 28, Master Mariner, of Point Edward, to Alexandra H. MUGGAH, 24, of Sydney, (customs officer Chas. & Susan) June 1, 1887 by license at Sydney. Methodist. (NS Civ. Reg. bk 1804 pg 204 no. 31)

      Orlando A. Lewis, died 1930 in Sydney, Cape Breton County Registration Year: 1930 - Book: 140 - Page: 635
      master mariner, son of Henry J Lewis of Point Edward and Ellen Boutilier of Coxheath. Informant of death Charles R. Lewis of Sydney, son.

      The Halifax Herald - August 8, 1930
      Cape Breton Captain Dies: Sydney, Aug 7 - One of Cape Breton's few surviving master mariners of the days of wooden ships and iron men, Captain Orlando Lewis, 70, died today at Howie Centre, after an illness of some months. In his day he commanded some of the largest sailing ships out of Sydney. Surviving children are Mrs M.A. McLellan, New Jersey; Roland, Sydney; Harold and Hadley, Montreal. Another son, Leonard was killed in the war.
      (Transcription avail. from www.CBGEN.org)