Lewis A Lay M 46 Tennessee, United States
Unis Lay F 53 Ohio, United States
Lewis A Lay M 18 Alabama, United States
Alex H Lay M 16 Alabama, United States
Marth S F Lay F 15 Alabama, United States
Joseph C Lay M 13 Alabama, United States
Mary T A Lay F 11 Alabama, United States
These 3 brothers, sons of Thomas Martin Lay, all volunteered for the Union in the Civil War. They served in the 1st Alabama Calvary.
Lewis A Lay, "Alabama, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865"
Name: Lewis A Lay
Event Type: Military Service
Event Year: 1862
Age (Original): 38
Military Unit Note: First Cavalry, I-L
Affiliate Publication Title: Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Alabama
Affiliate Publication Number: M276
Affiliate Film Number: 5
Winston county all but seceded from the state of Alabama during the Civil War. Lewis and his brothers and cousins fought for the Union.
Veterans Pension Filing
Name Lewis A. Lay
Military Company I
Military Regiment 1
Military Unit Cavalry
Event Date 23 Oct 1878
Affiliate Name National Archives and Records Administration
Affiliate Publication Number T289
Affiliate Publication Title Organization Index to Pension Files of Veterans Who Served Between 1861 and 1900
Affiliate Record Type Civil War Pensions
Lewis was still living in 1900 according to this 1900 census.
Name: Louis A Lay
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1900
Event Place: Precincts 5, 9 Dismal, Crossroads, Winston, Alabama, United States
Marital Status: Widowed
Race (Original): W
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Birth Date: Jun 1824
Father's Birthplace: Alabama
Mother's Birthplace: Alabama
Sheet Number and Letter: 3B
Household ID: 50
Line Number: 58
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records
Affiliate Publication Number: T623
GS Film Number: 1240044
Digital Folder Number: 004120016
Image Number: 00774
Lewis A Lay Male Born 1852 in Alabama, United States
Alex H Lay Male Born 1854 in Alabama, United States
Marth S F Lay Female Born 1855 in Alabama, United States
Joseph C Lay Male Born 1857 in Alabama, United States
Mary T A Lay Female Born 1859 in Alabama, United States
"United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M96C-WRZ : accessed 22 Jan 2014), Louis A Lay, Precincts 5, 9 Dismal, Crossroads, Winston, Alabama, United States; citing sheet , family 50, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1240044.
"United States Census, 1870," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MH27-J5V : accessed 22 Jan 2014), Lewis A Lay, Alabama, United States; citing p. , family 115, NARA microfilm publication M593, FHL microfilm 000545544.
"United States Census, 1880," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M4V2-718 : accessed 22 Jan 2014), Lewis A. Lay, Beat 8, Winston, Alabama, United States; citing sheet 538A, family 0, NARA microfilm publication T9-0035
Source: S-1351248034 Repository: #R-1565289738 Title: 1860 United States Federal Census Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. NARA microfilm publication M653, 1,438 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Note: APID: 1,7667::0
Source: S-1356205704 Repository: #R-1565289738 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created. Page: Ancestry Family Trees Note: Data: Text: http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=17330381&pid=529
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Lewis by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Lewis: