Gazlay Family History

FamilyAme Smith



Personal Information

Record Created: 7 August 2011; Last Edited: 3 February 2015 
NameAme Smith
Born ca. 17201
Married 29 May 1750 to Captain John Lewis2, 3
Died 26 September 17961
Buried in Oak Street Cemetery, Naugatuck, New Haven County, Connecticut1


Spouse 1FamilyCaptain John Lewis (son of Joseph Lewis and Sarah Andruss)
Born 14 April 1711
Married 4 December 1734 to Mary Munn
Married 29 May 1750 to Ame Smith
Died 24 February 1799
Children of Ame Smith and Captain John Lewis:
+1.FamilyAmy Lewis
Born 24 May 1751 in Salem, Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
Married 1769 to Rev. Silas Constant
Died 4 January 1805 in Yorktown, Westchester County, New York
+2.FamilySamuel Smith Lewis
Born 7 September 1753
Married 22 February 1776 to Abigail Baldwin
Died 1842
3.FamilyDavid Lewis
Born 11 April 1756


  1. Find a Grave (website). Oak Street Cemetery, Naugatuck, New Haven County, Connecticut, Anne [sic, Ame] Lewis, born: (unknown); died: 26 September 1796 (from records). She shares her grave marker with her husband, Capt. John Lewis (see).
  2. Ancestors and Descendants of The Reverend Silas Constant, by Robert Lee Gazlay. 14th Edition, 8 June 2010, 91 pages. This family history includes the families of over 230 descendants of Reverend Constant to present day, with biographical sketches for numerous descendants. Extensive source citations; fully indexed. Available as a .pdf download at Gazlay Family History (website), under Sources.
  3. The History of Waterbury, Connecticut, by Henry Bronson, M.D. Waterbury: Published by Bronson Brothers, 1858. Available at Pages 518-519, genealogy of Joseph Lewis, including his son John Lewis (who first married Mary Munn and later Amy Smith); includes brief biographical and vital details of their spouses and children.