Oldest son of
Elisha and Lucy
Jan. 5, 1807.
Aug. 4, 1862.
Aged 55 Yrs. 6 Mos.

Lewis P. Patterson
Birth: 5 January 1807, St. Louis County, Missouri
Death: 4 August 1862, Florissant, St. Louis County, Missouri
Burial: Cold Water Cemetery, Florissant, St. Louis County, Missouri

Family members buried in Cold Water Cemetery:
Parents: Elisha Patterson and Lucy Hubbard Patterson
Siblings: Mary Patterson Harris, John H. Patterson, William Patterson, James McAllister Patterson, Sanders R. Patterson, and Keziah Patterson Hume
Wife: Nancy James Patterson
Son: John Patterson

Lewis P. Patterson married Nancy James on 11 February 1827, in St. Louis County, Missouri. One of their sons, John, is also buried in Cold Water Cemetery.

1830 Census: St. Ferdinand, St. Louis, Missouri; Series: M19; Roll: 72; Page: 299. Original data: Fifth Census of the United States, 1830. (NARA microfilm publication M19, 201 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.
1850 Census: District 82, St. Louis, Missouri; Roll: M432_414; Page: 495A; Image: 468. Household members: Lewis Patterson 43, Nancy Patterson 40, Ann R Patterson 27, Henry Patterson 10, Ann F. Patterson 3, and Harvey Brown 3. Original data: Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29; National Archives, Washington, D.C.
1860 Census: St. Ferdinand Township, St. Louis County, Missouri Series: M653 Roll: 656 Page: 1075. Household members: Lewis Patterson 55, Nancy Patterson 49, Henry Patterson 20, Ann Patterson 27, Francis Patterson 15, John Patterson 45, and Josephus Patterson 18. Original data: 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. NARA microfilm publication M653, 1,438 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.

• StLGS Index of St. Louis Marriages 1804-1876 Vol. 1
• StLGS Library, Book 01 Page 080
• National Society United States Daughters of 1812, Grave Locations Project, Soldiers of War of 1812. A copy of this publication is in the possession of Marilyn P. Devaney.