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Lewis R. Stegman (1897)

Lewis R. Stegman (January 18, 1840 New York City - October 7, 1923), was a Colonel in the American Civil War. He later served as sheriff of Kings County, New York.[1]


He was a member of the New York State Assembly (Kings Co., 6th D.) in 1879.

In 1912 he served as chairman of the New York Monuments Commission.[2] He died on October 7, 1923 in Brooklyn, New York.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Col. L. R. Stegman Dies in Brooklyn. Once Sheriff of Kings County, Civil War Veteran and Journalist was 84". New York Times. October 8, 1923. Retrieved 2010-11-30. "Colonel Lewis R. Stegman, Civil War veteran, journalist, and former Sheriff of Kings County, died early yesterday morning at his home, 3024 Avenue J, ..." 
  2. "General Sickle's Place Filled". Christian Science Monitor. December 11, 1912.,+1912&author=&pub=Christian+Science+Monitor&desc=GEN.+SICKLES'+PLACE+FILLED&pqatl=google. Retrieved 2010-11-30. "... funds are many thousands of dollars short its chairman Gen Daniel E Sickles has been succeeded by Col Lewis R Stegman of Brooklyn General Sickles ..." 

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