Sarah Hewlett Atlas

Wife of William Steven Atlas, Sr.

  • Born between 1840 and 1849 in East or West Feliciana Parish, LA
  • Died May 15, 1926 in Lake Providence, East Carroll Parish, LA

Former Slaveowner and Slaveowner Locations

Father was was owned by Mrs. James New and willed free about 1857. Mother’s owner unknown.

Snippet Genealogy

  • Paternal Grandparent: Suckey (?) Hewlett
  • Parents: Robert J. Hewlett and MN (Johnson) Hewlett
  • Siblings: Henry Hewlett, Mary (Hewlett) Jackson aka Mary (Hewlett) Diggs, Rosalie (Hewlett) Ogden
  • Marriages/Relationships: William Steven Atlas, Sr.


  1. Confirming the Slaveowner of Robert Hewlett, Father of Sarah (Hewlett Atlas) – blog posting
  2. AtlasFamily.Org Blog – All posts on Sarah (Hewlett) Atlas
  1. Death Certificate – Sarah (Hewlett) Atlas
  2. Death Certificate – Henry Hewlett
  3. Senate Sub Committee Testimony – Robert J. Hewlett


  1. Death certificates obtained at Louisiana State Archives, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, LA