Title Main: Suffield Photos

Subject: Hill Street, Abijah Lewis
Home of Abijah Lewis on Hill Street is now the site of a modern house. Lewis was an interesting character. The story is told that he didn't go to bed for 18 years, as he had asthma and could sleep only with his head bent forward. He dressed somewhat shabbily , so his famly bought him a new suit to wear to church. When he died several years later he left a fortune of $14,000.
Date created
Publisher: Kent Memorial Library Suffield CT
Type: Image/jpg
Identifier: Historical Room KML
Rights: Kent Memorial Library 2010
Note: Appears in "Looking Back: Images of North Central Connecticut", Historical Images of Enfield Somers and Suffield. Journal Inquirer, 2002