Lewis Lewis

Llangyfelach, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Lewis

When Lewis Lewis was born in 1779, in Llangyfelach, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, William Lewis, was 28 and his mother, Elizabeth Grey, was 26. He married Elizabeth Daniel on 5 December 1802, in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters.

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Lewis Lewis
Elizabeth Daniel
Marriage: 5 December 1802
Lewis Lewis
Ann Lewis
Charlotte Lewis

Spouse and Children


    Elizabeth Daniel


5 December 1802
Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom


    Lewis Lewis


    Ann Lewis


    Charlotte Lewis


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World Events (6)


Age 36

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1831 · Merthyr Uprising 

Age 52

Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.

Age 64

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

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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