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Lucy Hewitt
Date: 1842 - 1934
Remarks: Lucy Work was the daughter of Frank Work and Ellen (Wood) Work. Her father was a wealthy merchant and financier from Ohio. She was the sister of Mrs. James Burke Roche, and of George Work. She married Dr. Hewitt in New York in 1887, but they were divorced in 1918. Dr. Hewitt (d.1921), a scienctist and electrical inventor, was the grandson of Peter Cooper. He was the son of Abram Stevens Hewitt (d.1903), a U.S. congressman and mayor of New York.