Fielding Lewis Sr.
b. 7 Jul 1725 Gloucester Co., VA, d. 7 Dec 1781 Fredericksburg, VA m. Betty Washington 7 May 1752 VA
Betty is the only sister of George Washington.
Fielding Lewis was Brigadier General at the beginning of the war. He put his personal fortune in manufacturing guns and ammunition for the war. He died before war's end and his wife and family had
to sell their mansion to pay the debts. He had twelve children with Betty but only five survived to adults.