Lewis Fort

Lewis Fort was son of John Fort and Olive Thorpe.

Lewis Fort completed Fortsville in 1792 and married Elizabeth Harris Coleman.

They had one child, Mary Ann Fort, who married John Y. Mason in 1821.

Their first child was Lewis Edmunds Mason, born in 1823.

Elizabeth Fort died in 1823 and was buried at Fortsville in the family cemetery.

Lewis Fort died in 1826 and left Fortsville to his 3 year old grandson Lewis Edmunds Mason.

Lewis Fort was buried at Fortsville in theĀ family cemetery.