Emma Lewis

29 March 1864–3 September 1951 (Age 87)
Dodgeville, Iowa, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Emma

When Emma Lewis was born on 29 March 1864, in Dodgeville, Iowa, Wisconsin, United States, her father, William Llewellyn Lewis, was 31 and her mother, Emma Jones, was 42. She married John T Williams on 24 March 1886, in Dodgeville, Iowa, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died on 3 September 1951, in Dodgeville, Iowa, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Dodgeville, Iowa, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

John T Williams
1863–1941
Emma Lewis
1864–1951
Marriage: 24 March 1886
Inez Williams
1887–
Luciel Williams
1889–

Spouse and Children

    John T Williams

    Male1863–1941Male

    Female1864–1951Female

MARRIAGE
24 March 1886
Dodgeville, Iowa, Wisconsin, United States
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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 3

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 26

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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)

  • Emma Lewis in household of William Lewis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Emma Williams in household of John T Williams, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Emma L Williams in household of John T Williams, "United States Census, 1920"

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