Mansfield Tanner Lewis

8 March 1844–14 December 1908 (Age 64)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Mansfield Tanner

When Mansfield Tanner Lewis was born on 8 March 1844, in Missouri, United States, his father, Willis Lewis, was 49 and his mother, Emily McDowell, was 42. He married Nancy A. Burks on 15 May 1864, in Boone, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Perche, Boone, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Perche Township, Boone, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died on 14 December 1908, in Columbia, Boone, Missouri, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Boone, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mansfield Tanner Lewis
1844–1908
Frances Ann Foley
1861–1917
Emmit Elbert Lewis
1883–1952
Nancy Lewis
1885–
Ida Lou Lewis
1889–1918
Charles Blackburn Lewis
1892–1963
Susan Irene Lewis
1895–1966
Loyd Lewis
1898–

Spouse and Children

children

(6)

    Emmit Elbert Lewis

    Male1883–1952Male

    Nancy Lewis

    Female1885–Female

    Ida Lou Lewis

    Female1889–1918Female

    Charles Blackburn Lewis

    Male1892–1963Male

    Susan Irene Lewis

    Female1895–1966Female

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860

Age 16

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 19

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Like the French name Louis, which is derived from Ludovicus, from the Old German name Ludwig. A root is "lautwig," meaning illustrious warrior. From this name come the old female names Lewes and Lewisa, from whence comes the modern name Louisa. Louise is a French form of Lewis. Liusaidh is a Gaelic form of Louisa. Luthais is a Gaelic form of Lewis. Loeys is an Anglo-Norman form of Lewis.

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Sources (3)

  • Mansfield Lewis, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mansfield Lewis in household of Willis Lewis, "United States Census, 1850"
  • M L Lewis, "United States Census, 1900"

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