Margaret S. Lewis

6 December 1833–22 September 1879 (Age 45)
Seneca, Ohio, United States

The Life of Margaret S.

When Margaret S. Lewis was born on 6 December 1833, in Seneca, Ohio, United States, her father, John M Lewis, was 25 and her mother, Sarah Ann Hill, was 27. She married Austin Cass Marsh on 7 April 1857, in Washington, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Pleasant Township, Madison, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Jackson Township, Washington, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. She died on 22 September 1879, in Washington, Iowa, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Washington, Iowa, United States.

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Austin Cass Marsh
Margaret S. Lewis
Marriage: 7 April 1857
Lewis Cass Marsh
Dewitt Clinton Marsh
Mary Clarissa Marsh

Spouse and Children

    Austin Cass Marsh



7 April 1857
Washington, Iowa, United States


    Lewis Cass Marsh


    Dewitt Clinton Marsh



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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 3

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 13

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

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)

  • Margaret Masser in household of [illegible] Masser, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Margaret Lewis in household of John Lewis, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Maggie S Mursh in household of A C Mursh, "United States Census, 1870"

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