December 7, 1856, Maury County, Tennessee.

December 10, 1904, Nashville, Tennessee.

Zion Presbyterian Church, Maury County, Tennessee.

Youngest child of Lewis and Louisa Yeomans Johnson, Lewis Amis graduated from Vanderbilt University in 1878, and in October that year joined the Tennessee Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South. He served as assistant secretary of the Tennessee Methodist Conference (1880–95), and secretary from 1895 until his death. He filled many appointments, and was serving as pastor in Pulaski, Tennessee, at the time of his death.

Amis married Agnes Jane Fulton in 1884 and had five children, three of whom lived to adulthood.

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